The Casual Birder

Cedar Waxwing
Cedar Waxwings

Join a Park System Naturalist for these laid-back morning bird walks. We’ll meander the parks for about an hour to see what birds we can find. No need to be an expert at identifying birds to enjoy these walks. A limited number of binoculars will be available to borrow if needed.  Open to ages 11 and up; under 16 with adult. FREE!

The schedule is as follows: 

  • Thursday, June 27 at 9 a.m.  
    Manasquan Reservoir, Howell -  Meet in Environmental Center parking lot.
  • Thursday, July 18 at 9 a.m.  
    Crosswicks Creek Park, Upper Freehold - Meet in parking area across from 4 Polhemustown Road.
  • Thursday, July 25 at 9 a.m.  
    Huber Woods Park, Middletown - Meet in Environmental Center parking lot. 
  • Thursday, August 22 at 9 a.m.  
    Hartshorne Woods Park, Middletown - Meet in the Claypit Creek section parking lot.
  • Thursday, August 29 at 9 a.m.  
    Dorbrook Recreation Area, Colts Neck - Meet in parking area across from main entrance.