On Sunday, July 19, the Meadowlands Commission and the Bergen County Audubon Society are sponsoring "Butterflies for Beginners," offered free to anyone interested in learning how to identify the butterflies of the Meadowlands.
Optics for butterflies and backyard butterfly gardens will be discussed, followed by a short walk. Butterfly aficionados of all levels are welcome.
The event is from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the Jill Ann Zimkiewicz Memorial Butterfly Garden in front of the Meadowlands Environment Center in DeKorte Park, Lyndhurst.
To RSVP or get more information, contact Jim Wright of the NJMC here, or call 201-460-2002.
Click here to see photos of some of the many types of butterflies that can be seen in DeKorte Park and environs.