Birding field trip to Villas Wildlife Management Area, carpooling from Garden State Parkway rest area in Galloway Township on Saturday, Nov. 19. Call 609-481-7761 for departure time or questions.
Atlantic City Aquarium
Atlantic City Aquarium at Gardner's Basin displays fish, reptiles and amphibians. Philadelphia Zoo on Wheels reptile show 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19. Saturdays and Sundays: diver show 11 a.m.; baby shark and ray feeding noon and 3 p.m.; exotic animals 2 p.m. Preschool story time 11 a.m. Tuesdays, followed by diver or exotic animals show. Admission: $8 adults, $5 children. Call 609-348-2880.
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 Hawk Watch sunrise to
5 p.m. daily at wildlife platform, Cape May Point State Park.
Free Avalon Seawatch all day every day at Seventh Street and the beach.
Weekly birding (and other) trips Nov. 17 to 23, cost $10; show and go. Saturday: Rea Farm 7:30 a.m.; at Beanery lot, Bayshore Road, West Cape May. Cape May Point walk 3 p.m.; at Hawk Watch platform.
Cape May Point
Cape May Point State Park has nature trails, museum and free programs. Call 609-884-2159.
Saturdays: beginners bird walk 9 a.m.; nature walks 11 a.m. and
of Cape May
N.J. Audubon's Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave., has exhibits and observation tower; admission is free. Call 609-898-8848.
Nature programs for toddlers and caregivers 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Fridays through Dec. 9; $10; preregister.
Darren Hesington, vice president of Cape May Winery, will discuss Thanksgiving wines Tuesday evening, Nov. 22. Cost is $5.
Wildlife garden workshop on controlling invasive species with author Pat Sutton 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 26; $45 includes handouts; preregister.
The Conservancy's Bayshores Center, 2350 Route 47, Delmont, has nature trails. Call 609-861-0600.
Outdoor Club of South Jersey
6-mile hike and stargazing with Willingboro Astronomical Society 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, at north parking lot, Batsto Village, Route 542 between Hammonton and New Gretna; no children, no pets; bring picnic food to share; preregister. Call 609-462-3593.
Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor, has an aquarium, displays and gift shop. Admission of $8 adults,
$6 ages 3 to 12, includes activities. Call 609-368-1211.
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