Patricia Bertsch, Director
Location: 452 New Providence Road, Mountainside, NJ 07092
Hours: Noon to 5 p.m., 7 Days a Week | Admission: Free
E-mail: email@example.com | Phone: 908-789-3670
Late Spring Stroll (Dusk Walks at the Deserted Village of Feltville)
Thursday, June 13th, 7:00PM-8:30PM
Lenape Native Americans (Dusk Walks at the Deserted Village of Feltville)
Thursday, June 20th, 7:00PM-8:30PM
Gentle Beginner Yoga
Tuesday, June 11th & Tuesday, June 18th, 7:15PM-8:15PM
Trailside Nature & Science Center is Union County’s Environmental Education Center, located in the Watchung Reservation, a 2,065-acre preserve containing woodlands, fields, lakes, streams and more than 13 miles of hiking trails.
This serene setting provides the perfect classroom to have fun while learning about the natural world. Renovated in September 2006, the Center houses 4,500 square feet of interactive, state-of-the art exhibits, including a towering 34-foot American beech tree exhibit that fills the building’s atrium.
This jewel, secluded in the Watchungs, also features classrooms that look out on the Reservation, a multipurpose room, a library, children’s discovery room and a 250-seat auditorium.
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