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, February 28 at 9 a.m.   
    Bayshore Waterfront Park, Port Monmouth
  • Thursday, March 14 at 9 a.m.  
    Dorbrook Recreation Area, Colts Neck - Meet in the Athletic Field parking area.
  • Thursday, April 11 at 9 a.m.   
    Freneau Woods Park, Aberdeen - Meet in the Visitor Center parking area.
  • Thursday, May 9 at 9 a.m.   
    Hartshorne Woods Park, Middletown - Meet in the Rocky Point parking area.
  • Thursday, May 23 at 9 a.m.   
    Manasquan Reservoir, Howell - Meet in the Visitor Center parking area.
  • Thursday, May 30 at 9 a.m.   
    Thompson Park, Lincroft - Meet in the Marlu Lake parking area.