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Environmental Education Center Programs: Entertaining & Educational Activities for All Ages

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Entertaining and educational programs for children and adults are presented year around at the Environmental Education Center, 190 Lord Stirling Road in Basking Ridge, NJ. Credits: Courtesy of Somerset County Park Commission
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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center at 190 Lord Stirling Road in Basking Ridge has scheduled the following Naturalist-led programs to help children and adults enjoy the wonders of nature in Somerset County. The Environmental Education Center provides many entertaining and educational programs for children and adults year around.
 
ADULT & FAMILY PROGRAMS
 
Bluebird Walk
Saturday, April 15 from 1:30 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.
Family and friends of all ages will join a Naturalist for a walk on the trails of Lord Stirling Park to seek the beautiful eastern bluebird on its spring migration.
Fee is $9 per person.
 
 
Register online at www.somersetcountyparks.org or call 908-766-2489. Advance payment required.
 
“The Great Swamp Experience” on the lower lever at the EEC features interactive displays, vignettes, taxidermy, and archeological artifacts highlighting the history and ecology of the Great Swamp. 
 
The exhibit is open 7 days a week from 9:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Admission is free.
 
Please note that dog walking is not permitted on the trails at the Environmental Education Center.

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