Daily Archives: September 2, 2009

Flyway Gallery: September

004    Artwork by local children from the organization Putting the Pieces Together will be on display at the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission’s (NJMC) Flyway Gallery this month.

   The exhibit, “Welcome to Our World: Artwork by Children with Different Needs,” runs from Wednesday, Sept. 2 through Tuesday, Sept. 29.

   A reception for the artists is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., on Sunday, Sept. 27.  

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Reminder: DeKorte Walk on Sunday


  Our next First-Sunday-of-the month Bird Walk with Bergen County Audubon Society is this Sunday — Sept. 6 — at DeKorte Park in Lyndhurst.

   The low-keyed event runs from 10 a.m. to noon.

   We will look for shorebirds, waders, Ospreys and migrants – plus any butterflies we encounter. Park in the first lot and meet in front of the Meadowlands Environment Center (first building on your left).

   The event will be held rain or shine. Lightning cancels. (Check this blog for updates.)

   To rsvp, contact Don Torino of the BCAS at greatauk4@aol.com or 201-636-4022. 

Butterfly Report


                                                                         Tuesday, noon, DeKorte Park

Linda Gangi reports:

   At DeKorte on Sunday, I saw an Orange Sulphur, 4-5 Silver-spotted Skippers, plenty of Broad-winged Skippers, 4 Monarchs and a bunch of Cabbage Whites.