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Trailside Program for Adults Explores “The Nature of New Jersey,” April 11

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce an adult program at Trailside Nature & Science Center, “The Nature of New Jersey,” on Thursday, April 11 from 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. The fee for this program is $10 for Union County residents and $12 for out-of-county visitors.

“This is indeed a ‘natural’ opportunity to learn about New Jersey’s diverse and fascinating wildlife,” said Freeholder Chairman Linda Carter. “The state’s flora and fauna are featured in a magnificent journey through the seasons across the Garden State.”

Former New Jersey Audubon Society naturalist Pete Bacinski will take you on a photographic guided tour of the intriguing world of our native wildlife. This program is a naturalist’s answer to New Jersey’s critics, designed to highlight and acknowledge the state’s notable natural and scenic treasures.

Pre-registration is preferred for this lecture, but walk-ins will be accommodated as space permits.

For additional information about “The Nature of New Jersey” and other adult programs or upcoming events at Trailside, call 908-789-3670 or visit  Trailside Nature and Science Center is located at 452 New Providence Road in Mountainside and is a service of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

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