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Community Science at Poricy Park


Saturday, June 15, 2019 | 3:00-4:30pm
Poricy Park Nature Center, 345 Oak Hill Road, Red Bank
Ages:5-12, $3.00 (R), $4.00(NR)
Pre-registration required

Topic: Colonial Tea
Tea and light refreshments will be served in our historic 18th century farmhouse, where a period-dressed interpreter will be on hand to instruct in colonial manners. Additionally, children will craft an 18th century toy.

*All children must be accompanied with an adult throughout the whole program.

Community Fossil Hunt

 
Sunday, June 30, 2019 | 11:00am-1:00pm
Poricy Park Nature Center, 345 Oak Hill Rd, Red Bank
Ages: 5-12,$5.00 (R)  $6.00
          13+, $8.00 (R)  $10.00 (NR)
Pre-registration is necessary in order to run program.

Calling all amateur paleontologists!  Come dig up some Middletown history at Poricy Brook Fossil Beds.  Expect to find marine fossils from the Cretaceous period, 65-72 million years ago.  Meet at the Poricy Park Nature Center for a short orientation before travelling to the fossil beds.  An experienced guide will provide you with a trowel and sifter, as well as help you identify your treasures.  Please wear rubber boots or old sneakers as your feet will get wet.  Sandals, flip-flops, and other slip-on footwear are prohibited.  Ages 5+, all children must be accompanied by and adult. 

Movie in the Park 

Thursday, June 27, 2019 | 8:30pm
Normandy Park
Free!

Join us while we watch a movie outside at the park. Make sure to pack your chairs and some snacks to enjoy this movie with your family!