It's a free, family-friendly event, with walks, talks, information booths, scavenger hunts and door prizes. Bring your own beverage and lunch, plus sunscreen and bug spray. Details follow.
Sunday, July 24, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
(Free) Butterfly Day with the NJMC, BCAS and NABA
The Meadowlands Commission is holding a free one-day butterfly fest on Sunday, July 24, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at DeKorte Park. In addition to butterfly walks for the whole family, there’ll be brief introductory slide shows on the Butterflies of DeKorte Park, tables with loads of information on butterfly identification, binoculars and gardening to attract butterflies – plus contests and great door prizes.
Butterfly Day is run by the N.J. Meadowlands Commission, the Bergen County Audubon Society, and the Northern New Jersey Chapter of the North American Butterfly Association. To rsvp, contact Don Torino of the BCAS at email@example.com or 201-230-4983. (Rain Date, July 31)