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Monday, September 22, 2014

Join us 10/11 at the Tulpehaking Nature Center! Participate in our Opening Day Art Show

Calling all Young Artists! The Tulpehaking Nature Center opens this fall as the Mercer County Park Commission’s newest environmental education facility.

To celebrate our Grand Opening on October 11th, we’re hosting a nature center art show, challenging local students to create a habitat for our Tulpehaking turtle. All entries will be displayed.

How to play:

On the sheet provided, create a habitat for the turtle. Its habitat can be drawn, colored, painted, or collaged. Be creative with the materials you use! Just make sure it fits on the page provided. All entries will be displayed at the Grand Opening of the Tulpehaking Nature Center on Saturday, October 11th. Bring your family and friends to see your masterpiece in lights!

Mail or deliver entries to:

Tulpehaking Nature Center
157 Westcott Avenue
Hamilton, NJ 08610

Deadline for submissions: Monday, October 6th

For more information, please contact: Kelly Rypkema, Nature Center Manager 609-303-0700

About the Tulpehaking Nature Center:

The Tulpehaking Nature Center will be the visitor’s home base for exploring the Abbott Marshlands. Join in interactive programs about science, nature and archaeology, explore exhibits, stroll through the marsh native plant garden, go birdwatching, bicycling and more.

Visit us during our Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday, October 11th from 10am-4pm for prizes, food, microscope explorations, live animal presentations and other family fun activities!

Click here to download and learn more (PDF)