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Around the Pinelands

Saturday, September 20

ASTRONOMY PRESENTATION AND STAR WATCH AT BATSTO VILLAGE - 6:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m., Batsto Village, 31 Batsto Road (Rt. 542), Hammonton, NJ. Please call 609-567-4559 for more information. (Event run by Willingboro Astronomical Society.)

FALL BEAUTY IN THE WETLANDS - 11:00 a.m., Friendship Bogs, Wharton State Forest. 2 - 4 mile hike. Please call 609-567-4559 for more information.

Sunday, September 28

THE GLASS AND BOTTLE SHOW - 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Batsto Village, 31 Batsto Rd. (Rt. 542), Hammonton, NJ. This event is sponsored by New Jersey Antique Bottle Club - www.newjerseyantiquebottleclub.com. Please call Paul DelGuercio at 609-567-4972 for more information.

Wednesday, October 8

CRANBERRY HARVEST AT WHITESBOG - 8:30 a.m., Whitesbog Village, 120-13 Whitebog Road, Browns Mills, NJ. Presented in conjunction with Pine Barrens Native Fruits, LLC, join BCC PINES to discover the journey of the cranberry from wetland to market. See the harvest close and personal on a bus ride that joins the dump truck brigade, guided by 5th generation cranberry farmer, Brenda Conner. Please see the website for complete description. Please call 609-894-9311 x 2537 to register. Also held on October 22.

Saturday, October 11

20th PINE BARRENS JAMBOREE AT WELLS MILLS PARK - 10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Wells Mills Park, 905 Wells Mills Road, Waretown, NJ. Please call 609-971-1593 for more information.

Sunday, October 12

"LINES ON THE PINES FOR KIDS" GOES TO COLLEGE! - 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Kramer Hall, 30 Front Street, Hammonton, NJ. Events, Exhibits, and Workshops Open to the Public (click here) for event brochure. 

CRANBERRY FARM WALK-ABOUT - 10:00 a.m., Whitesbog Village, 120-13 Whitesbog Road, Browns Mills, NJ. Join BCC PINES to learn about the history of cranberry farming at Whitesbog Village. The tour includes a photo presentation that will take you back to a 1920's work day and a visit to a worker's cottage, the barrel factory and general store. You will be taken on a guided tour of the bogs and observe modern harvesting operations, if in progress. Please call 609-894-9311 x 2537 to register.

Sunday, October 19

THE COUNTRY LIVING FAIR - 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Batsto Village, 31 Batsto Road, Hammonton, NJ. There will be crafts, exhibits, music, old-time engines and cars, food, pony rides, farm equipment, chain-saw art, quilting, and more. Please call 609-561-0024 for more information.

Friday, October 24

PINELANDS/WORLD WATER MONITORING CHALLENGE - 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Batsto in Washington Township. Teachers and students are invited to join staff from the NJ Pinelands Commission, NJ DEP, and Jacques Cousteau National Estuarine Research Reserve. Please see the flyer for more information.

Sunday, October 26

HALLOWEEN AT BATSTO - 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Batsto Village, 31 Batsto Road, Hammonton, NJ. This event is for children 12 years old and younger accompanied by their parents. Please call 609-561-0024 for more information.

Friday, November 7

SUNSET HIKE & EVENING CAMPFIRE, A FAMILY EVENT - 4:30 p.m., Whitesbog Village, 120-13 Whitesbog Road, Browns Mills, NJ. Join BCC PINES for a relaxing evening outdoors wih the family. Take a guided hike along the cranberry bogs, ponds and canals as the day draws to an end. Then gather around the campfire for storytelling and marshmallow roasting. Please bring a flashlight. Please call 609-894-9311 x 2537 to register.

Friday, December 19

WINTER SOLSTICE HIKE - 4:00 p.m., Whitesbog Village, 120-13 Whitesbog Road, Browns Mills, NJ. Join BCC PINES to enjoy the last days of autumn as we hike on sandy roads through forests and along cranberry bogs. Learn of the strategies used by plants and animals to survive the cold and often dry conditions of the Pine Barrens in winter. Please bring a flashlight. Please call 609-894-9311 x 2537 to register.

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