Outdoor Adventures

Free Saturday programs for families with children ages 7 and older. 2:00 PM. Donations appreciated. Pre-registration preferred. Space is limited. Walk-ins welcomed as space permits. Click this box to register online.

New Jersey’s Magnificent Raptors – November 10 – New Jersey’s bald eagles, peregrine falcons and ospreys, have made an inspiring recovery over the past few decades. Learn more about these incredible birds of prey and the work being done to study and protect them. Meet live birds of prey such as a kestrel, red tailed hawk & great horned owl. Sponsored by Conserve Wildlife Foundation.

Geocaching – November 17 – Geocaching is a real-world outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Join the Northern New Jersey Cachers to learn how it works, and have fun navigating to geocaches located within the Watchung Reservation!

Peregrine Falcons – December 1  – Join Stephanie D’Alessio, Director of Education for the Conserve Wildlife Foundation, as she explores the life of these fascinating birds. Find out how to access the Union County Falcon Cam that provides live stream in and around the peregrine falcon nest in Elizabeth.