New Jersey Audubon field trips and programs adhere to CDC guidelines; leaders have the right to ask a participant to leave the program if someone is not adhering to these guidelines for the health and safety of all. Leaders and participants must wear face coverings* throughout the program and maintain physical distancing of at least 6 feet. Leaders may remove their face covering to be heard by the group while maintaining social distance. Please do not come to a program if you are sick, have a sick family member or have reason to believe you may have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus. There will be no sharing of equipment including binoculars or spotting scopes.

*Face coverings do not include winter scarves or bandanas. Two-layer fabric or surgical-type masks are required. 

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4:30 pm

Maple Sugaring at Home: From Tap to Table

February 24 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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One event on February 24, 2021 at 4:30 pm

Lorrimer Sanctuary 790 Ewing Avenue
Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417 United States
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Ready to start tapping trees in your yard? This two-part course will guide you through the process so you can make your own maple syrup! Every year at Lorrimer Sanctuary we tap trees to make homemade maple syrup. With the proper tools and a large enough maple tree, you can tap trees at home too! In this two-part program, we will go over everything you need to know about tapping maple trees and processing maple syrup. Participants will leave each program with the exact knowledge and practice to duplicate the process at home. Materials are not included, but a list will be provided before the first program to set you up for success! January 27th 4:30pm-5:30pm- Part 1: Maple Tree Basics and Tapping the Tree February 24th 4:30pm-5:30pm- Part 2: Sap Collection, Boiling and Tasting Bundle up! This class is entirely outdoors. COST: $30 members, $35 non-members NEW JERSEY AUDUBON'S PROGRAM GUIDELINES: New Jersey Audubon field trips and programs adhere to CDC guidelines; leaders have the right to ask a participant to leave the program if someone is not adhering to these guidelines for the health and safety of all. Leaders and participants must wear face coverings* throughout the program and maintain social distancing (at least 6’ of separation). Leaders may remove their face covering to be heard by the group while maintaining social distance. Please do not come to a program if you are sick, have a sick family member or have reason to believe you may have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus. There will be no sharing of equipment including binoculars or spotting scopes. *Face coverings do not include winter scarves or bandanas. Two-layer fabric or surgical-type masks are required. *** If you have spent time in a state that appears on New Jersey’s Travel Advisories, we request that you do not attend the program and will provide a full refund. *** IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Dress appropriately for the weather. This program is entirely outdoors. CANCELLATION: : NJ Audubon’s programs require a minimum number of registrants to run. If we cancel, due to lack of participation, severe weather, or unforeseen circumstances, all participants will be notified as soon as possible and are eligible for a full refund. Participants may cancel without penalty if greater than 48 hours in advance. Sorry, no refund for cancellations less than 48 hours in advance unless due to health emergencies; however registrations can be transferred to another program in the future.

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7:00 pm

Learning on the Fly: Virtual Workshop, Waterfowl ID Part I: Puddle Party

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
NJ United States

Join CMBO Program Director Melissa Roach for this virtual workshop as she teaches you how to identify one of her favorite groups of birds. It’s winter, and you know what that means…duck butts galore! With so many species to learn, Waterfowl ID will be broken down into two sections, with 14 species covered each week. The first will focus on dabbling or “puddle” ducks including American and Eurasian Wigeon, Northern Pintail, Gadwall, Green-winged & Blue-winged Teal, and more! Whether you’re new to birding or looking to hone your waterfowl ID skills, this virtual workshop is here to help. COST: $15 members, $20 nonmembers. Interested in becoming a member? Please click on the following link to learn more or join: Become a Member today! IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This will be an online presentation using the Zoom platform. You can use whichever personal device is most convenient for you. Questions about our virtual learning series? Please email [email protected] TICKETS MAY BE PURCHASED BELOW

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