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Calendar of Events at the Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve

 

NOTE: Registration for all programs is required.To register please call: 302-739-6377. 

July 

Boat Trip on the St. Jones River (5 years old - adult)
Monday, July 14, 2014  9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Get ready to board our 24 foot skiff boat as we take an expedition onto the river! This program will meet at Scotton Landing off of Barkers Landing Road in Dover, Del. These boating experiences are designed for ages 5 to adult. Life jackets will be provided and are required to be worn on the trip. Space is limited. 

Paddle Adventure on the Blackbird (must be 14 or older to paddle)
Monday, July 21, 2014 9 - 11 a.m.

Take an adventure up Blackbird Creek to observe the various habitats and wildlife in and along the creek. Wear comfortable clothing. Life jackets will be provided and are required to be worn. Canoeing experience is preferred but not required. The canoe trip will meet at the Blackbird Creek Reserve component at 801 Blackbird Landing Road in Townsend, Del. Space is limited. You must be at least 14 years of age to paddle.

August

Boat Trip on the St. Jones River (5 years old - adult)
Monday, August 11, 2014  9 - 11 a.m. 
Get ready to board our 24 foot skiff boat as we take an expedition onto the River! This program will meet at Scotton Landing off of Barkers Landing Road in Dover, Delaware. These boating experiences are designed for ages 5-adult. Life jackets will be provided and are required to be worn on the trip.  pace is limited. 

Paddle Adventure on the Blackbird (must be 14 or older to paddle)
Tuesday, August 19, 2014  9 - 11 a.m.
Take an adventure up Blackbird Creek to observe the various habitats and wildlife in and along the creek. Wear comfortable clothing. Life jackets will be provided and are required to be worn. Canoeing experience is preferred but not required. The canoe trip will meet at the Blackbird Creek Reserve component at 801 Blackbird Landing Road in Townsend, Del. Space is limited. You must be at least 14 years of age to paddle.

September

Boat Trips on the St. Jones River (5 years old - adult)
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Get ready to board our 24 foot skiff boat as we take an expedition onto the River! This program will meet at Scotton Landing off of Barkers Landing Road in Dover, Del. These boating experiences are designed for ages 5-adult. Life jackets will be provided and are required to be worn on the trip. Space is limited.

Paddle Adventure on the Blackbird (must be 14 or older to paddle)
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 10 a.m. - noon.

Take an adventure up Blackbird Creek to observe the various habitats and wildlife in and along the creek. Wear comfortable clothing. Life jackets will be provided and are required to be worn. Canoeing experience is preferred but not required. The canoe trip will meet at the Blackbird Creek Reserve component at 801 Blackbird Landing Road in Townsend, Del. Space is limited.You must be at least 14 years of age to paddle.

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St. Jones Reserve
Saturday, September 27, 2014 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Join us as we celebrate National Estuaries Day by experiencing the estuary through the artistic viewpoint. Enjoy various artisans, performers, and authors as we join with the John Dickinson Plantation to bring you a cultural view of the estuary! Try your hand at some artwork, buy some native plants from the Delaware Native Plant Society during the native plant sale as you look at your landscaping artistically, and learn tips from local and regional artists. This event is open to the public and admission is free. Schedule of Activities

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Blackbird Creek Reserve
Saturday, October 18, 2014 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Everyone is welcome to join us at the Blackbird Creek Fall Festival! It is a celebration that started in 2007 and features traditional crafts and demonstrations, hands-on learning, lively music, kids activities, and lots of fun along the beautiful Blackbird Creek! Best of it all, it’s FREE! So, bring a chair or blanket and spend the day with us - rain or shine Schedule of Activities

 

 

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