Fall Forestry Festival

Fall Forestry Festival

370 E Veterans Hwy Jackson Township

Saturday, October 5 2019 from 04:00 pm to 09:00 pm

 
🌲🌳25th ANNUAL FALL FORESTRY FESTIVAL🌳🌲
Saturday, October 5th Rain or Shine 10am to 3pm
NJ Forest Service Nursery and Forest Resource Education Center
370 E. Veterans Highway Jackson, NJ

Special Guest: THEODORE ROOSEVELT!

🌿 NATURE HIKES

🎵 LIVE MUSIC by the Accidental Jug Band and Prograsstination

🍁 DEMONSTRATIONS
• Howling Woods Farm
• Forest Fire Service Helicopter Water Drop
• Prescribed Burning
• Sawmill Demonstration
• Chainsaw Demonstration
• Maple Sugaring
• Forest Tools & Drone Demonstration
• Forestry 101
• The Buzz about Honey
• Woodcarving & Woodturning

🚶‍♀️ACTIVITIES
• Big Tree program & Tree Measurements
• Native American Drum Circle and Dancing
• Nursery Greenhouse – free tube seedlings
• Acorn Planting
• Cut a Tree Cookie on a Crosscut Saw
• Dragonfly craft
• Scavenger Hunt
• What is your Watershed Address?
• Wheel of Water
• Recycle, Trash, or Compost Game

🤓 DISPLAYS
• Ocean County Solid Waste & Master Composters
• NJ State Park Police K9 Unit
• Ocean County Soil Conservation District
• Ocean County & Rutgers Master Gardeners
• Save Barnegat Bay/Barnegat Bay Partnership
• Rutgers Urban Forestry Program
• NJDEP Fish & Wildlife