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April 26, 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Poricy Park
345 Oak Hill Road
Middletown, NJ 07748
Adult: $8.00 (Resident) $10.00 (Non-Resident) Age 5-12: $5.00 (Resident) $6.00 (Non-Resident)
Fossil Beds at Poricy Park
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Guided Fossil Hunt - CANCELLED

Sunday, April 26, 2020

Calling all amateur paleontologists! Come dig up some Middletown history at the 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. Pre-registration required.