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 in order to be heard by the group while maintaining social distance. Please do not come to a program if you are sick or have a sick family member. People coming from other states should follow New Jersey’s Travel Advisories for COVID -19 before attending a New Jersey Audubon program including 14-day self-quarantine.  For a list of states go to covid19.nj.gov.  There will be no sharing of equipment including binoculars or spotting scopes.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL PROGRAMS AND FIELD TRIPS

No walk-ins allowed

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Nighttime On the Beach

September 3 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Meet a Nature Center Naturalist at the end of Mount Vernon Ave for an hour of Ghost Crab hunting! Pre-registration required.
   COST: $5 adults and children ages 3-12, children 2 and under FREE

WHERE:

  • Meet at the end of Mount Vernon Avenue near the end of the Promenade in Cape May.

WHEN:

  • Thursday evenings.
  • Meet at 7:45 P.M.; will last from 8:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M.

WHO CAN JOIN?:

  • A wonderful family program! Children may not participate without an adult.

EQUIPMENT NEEDED:

  • We will provide at least 1 “Ghost Crab Catcher 5000”
  • Flashlights (Cell phone flashlights work too!)
  • Masks required

CANCELLATION POLICY: 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.

FOR OUR SAFETY & YOUR’S: As we navigate through the era of COVID-19, New Jersey Audubon has adopted new ways of running our outdoor programs, and we just wanted to give you some quick reminders before we get started.

First, as you are now aware, pre-registration is required for all NJ Audubon programs (effective July 1st). Normally, we love drop-ins for our programs, but having pre-registration allows us to manage the number of participants – this is especially important for everyone’s health and safety. Smaller groups also provide a more intimate nature experience. At this time, there are no exceptions to the pre-registration rule.

Second, everyone should have read and agreed to our field trip and program protocols when you registered, but I/we would like to just reiterate the following:

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 in order to be heard by the group while maintaining social distance. Please do not come to a program if you are sick or have a sick family member. There will be no sharing of equipment including binoculars or spotting scopes.

***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.***

If you need mask relief during the program, feel free to step away from the group to take a break.

 

TICKETS MAY BE PURCHASED BELOW

Details

Date:
September 3
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

Mount Vernon Avenue
Mount Vernon Avenue
Cape May, NJ 08204 United States