Atlantic City Aquarium
Atlantic City Aquarium at Gardner’s Basin displays fish, reptiles and amphibians. Admission: $8 adults, $5 children. Call 609-348-2880.
Story time and craft 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26: “T is for Turkey: A True Thanksgiving Story.”
Cape May Bird Observatory
NJ Audubon’s CMBO has the Research & Education Center, 600 Route 47, Middle Township, and the Northwood Center on Lily Lake in Cape May Point. Call 609-861-0700.
Free Autumn Hawk Watch sunrise to 5 p.m. daily through Nov. 30 at Hawk Watch platform, Cape May Point State Park. Free Avalon Seawatch count of seabirds daily at Seventh Street and the beach.
Register now for waterfowl and raptors field trip to Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 29; cost is $35.
Weekly birding (and other) trips Nov. 21 to Nov. 27 — Cost $10; show and go. Saturday: Rea Farm 7:30 a.m.; meet at lot, Bayshore Road, West Cape May. Cape May Point State Park at 3 p.m.; at Hawk Watch platform. Monday: Cape May Migratory Bird Refuge with Pete Dunne at 7:30 a.m.; meet at lot, Sunset Boulevard.
Cape May NWR
Free family program on nature’s preparations for winter with walk, children’s book, craft and hot chocolate, at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Two Mile Beach Unit of Cape May National Wildlife Refuge, just south of Wildwood Crest. Call 609-513-9349.
Cape May Point State Park
Cape May Point State Park has nature trails and museum. Call 609-884-2159.
Free nature walks at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23.
Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
Guided birding and nature walk 8 to 10 a.m. Fridays, starting at Forsythe NWR visitor center, off Route 9 in Oceanville, Galloway Township. Call 609-652-1665, ext. 21.
Free story-telling program with Erik Mollenhauer and Brian Hayes 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, in the auditorium.
Guided wildlife drive tours aboard 12-passenger electric shuttle from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturdays; $10 donation.
The Nature Center of Cape May
The Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave., has viewing tower and store. Call 609-898-8848 to preregister for activities.
Cape May Winery on holiday pairings at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, in the center’s Saltwater Café.
Nature programs for toddlers 2 to 4 years with adults at 10:30 a.m. Fridays through Dec. 6; $10.
Register now for popular holiday wreath and garland workshops 10 a.m. Dec. 5 to 7, 5:30 p.m. Dec. 6, and 12:30 p.m. Dec. 7 and 8.
Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor, has displays and gift shop Friday to Sunday. Admission $8 adults, $6 ages 3 to 12, includes activities. Call 609-368-1211.
Nov. 22 to 24: Animal program 2 p.m. Friday and Sunday; seasonal science 10 a.m. Friday to Sunday; conservation program 2 p.m. Sunday.
Wetland Wonderland, with family seasonal programs, crafts and games, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 30; adults $18, children $8, family of four $30.
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