Weekend Family Walk

Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center, 247 Southern Blvd., Chatham Township. 07928

Saturday, September 21
Weekend Family Walk

All Ages with an Adult.
Take to the trails to discover the unique animals and plants found at the Great Swamp.

Time: 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Location: Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center, 247 Southern Blvd., Chatham Township. 07928
Cost: $2 per person age 3 & up.
Preregistration is required. To register, 973.635.6629.

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  • Saturday, September 21 : 10 AM - 11 am

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