Saturday, September 5, 2015 - 10:00 am - 12:30 pm A meeting about volunteer opportunities will be held in the auditorium. The meeting will cover volunteer opportunities and upcoming activities, with the latter part of the session being a tour of the Refuge.
Sunday, September 13, 2015 - Some long-legged waders nest in Delaware and after they fledge their nest, they use the wetland areas along the Delaware Bay to feed.
September 16, 2015 - 9:30 am to 3:00 pm - Visit a garden to see native plants in a Woodland setting.
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 6:00 pm After a short presentation on herons, the U.S. Mint will provide information about the 'America the Beautiful' coin series.
Friday, September 18, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Bombay Hook's Quarter Launch Ceremony
Saturday, September 19, 2015 - FREE ENTRANCE to celebrate Bombay Hook's quarter launch.
Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 9:30 am - 11:30 am Fall Family Exploration Series for ages 7-10 years old. Families will explore the Refuge and learn more about the habitats of Bombay Hook and the animals that live there.
September 26, 2015 - 10:00 am - 2:30 pm 11th Annual Native Plant Symposium – The Sensory Appeal of Native Plants and Native Pollinator Conservation Join Horticulturist Gregg Tepper as he explores the unique and intriguing ways in which native plants appeal to each of our senses: sight, smell, touch, taste, and even sound. Also, hear from Wildlife Biologist Flavia Rutkosky discuss the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services's native pollinator conservation efforts in our ecosystem.
Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 1/2 hour before Sunrise to 1/2 hour after Sunset. The $4.00 entrance fee will be waived to celebrate National Public Lands Day and to invite people to visit Bombay Hook. It's a great opportunity spend the day exploring or relaxing in nature. National Public Lands Day is a fee-free entrance day at many federal public lands including, Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service or U.S. Forest Service.
Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 1/2 hour before Sunrise to 1/2 hour after Sunset - The Refuge's $4.00 entrance fee will be waived to celebrate National Wildlife Refuge System week.
Saturday, October 17, 2015 9:00 am to 12:30 pm - The workshop is for teachers, scout leaders, volunteers, and interested visitors.
Saturday, October 17, 2015 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Bird Identification Station
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - Free Entrance to celebrate Bombay Hook's Quarter Launch
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 9:30 am - 11:30 am. Fall Family Exploration - For ages 7-10 years old.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 9:30 am to 11:30 am - Garden Keepers Program: Autumn Maintenance for the Delaware Gardener
Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 9:00 am to 12 noon. This program will get you started with the basics of bird watching.
Saturday, November 7, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am Exploring the Bluebird Box Trail - The program will cover the plight of the Eastern Bluebird and how conservation activities can benefit the species. The group will walk a 1-1/2 mile section of the refuge, exploring the Bluebird nest boxes and the different kinds of wildlife that use them. The program is a hands-on experience for both youth and adults. Bring a bag lunch and picnic at the Visitors Center pavilion after the program.
Saturday, November 7, 2015 10:00 am to 1:00 pm - Live Birds! Get an up close look at bald eagles and raptors.
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