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Special Events



- All Special Events, including programs and parking, are FREE
- Scouts may attend some events to fulfill badge requirements
- There is no registration for events
- Events are held rain or shine outdoors - dress for the weather
- Follow directions to the interpretive center for special events

 

--CANCELLED--

Forest Nursery
Full Moon Hike

Friday, March 6th, 2015


Summer
Full Moon Hike

Friday, August 28, 2015

7:00 pm - 8:30 p.m.


Approximately 2 miles

This summer hike is the original and quite a popular event at FREC.

Naturalists lead the group through the pinelands forest and discuss plants, wildlife, and our forest ecosystem.

In the past, the Jersey Devil has made an appearance, so keep a look out for him!

After the hike the group will enjoy beverages and light snacks back at the FREC provided by the Jackson Pathfinders, a volunteer trail preservation group sponsored by Jackson Township.

 

Fall Forestry Festival
Saturday, October 3, 2015
10 am - 3 pm
rain or shine

The 21st annual Fall Forestry Festival features free crafts, autumn hayrides, interpretive programs, demonstrations, and environmental exhibits. Hikes depart from the interpretive center hourly. Scouts may attend to fulfill badge requirements. To be added to the scout mailing list, email the FREC with "scout mailing list" in the subject line.

 

 

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