june, 2024

26jun7:00 pm2024 Firefly Event

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Fireflies: An Illuminating Appreciation Event

Wednesday, June 26
7:00pm -9:00pm
Schooley’s Mtn Park
Washington Twp. (Morris County)
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Join us for an enlightening event celebrating our ANJEC supporters and the enchanting world of fireflies!

Blaine Rothauser and Nicolette Albanese, ecologists from GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc., will present on the life cycle, history, and ecological importance of fireflies, along with tips to make our landscapes more firefly-friendly.

After the presentation, enjoy a hands-on experience catching and identifying various firefly species by observing their flight, flash patterns, and morphological traits.

This is a member and supporter appreciation event that will include opportunities to support ANJEC’s nonprofit environmental programs.  Don’t miss this free and family friendly event!

Light refreshments will be provided. Please wear comfortable footwear for the interactive meadow exploration. This event will proceed rain or shine, with notifications for any weather-related changes as needed.

Please RSVP here.

This event will take place at the Schooley’s Mountain County Park Main Entrance – Picnic Shelter, 91 East Springtown Road, Washington Township, NJ 07853.  Turn into the Main Entrance, follow the roadway back to pass the lake and softball field.  You’ll see the brown covered picnic shelter and restroom area in the back right with parking in front.

Time

(Wednesday) 7:00 pm

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