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Come meet Dryptosaurus, the eastern cousin of T-rex! Dryptosaurus was the second nearly complete dinosaur ever found (after Hadrosaurus), and it was found in New Jersey! The animal was approximately 25 feet long with an 8 inch claw on each finger. The Museum is unveiling a new long term Natural History Hall exhibition, "Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales from New Jersey", featuring two full...

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Curious George exhibition

Dec 9, 2016 - Jan 8, 2017

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Got a curious kid? Don't miss the exhibit, "Curious George: Let's Get Curious." Children will be enchanted as they walk into Curious George's world including his apartment building, the park, and other familiar sites. There they can play mini golf, visit a farm and make windmills, work at a corner store and construction site, and even slide from a rocket back down to Earth. It's a blast!

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Somerset County's Festival of Trees

Dec 9, 2016 - Dec 28, 2016

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The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center will present Somerset County’s most creative and beautiful winter spectacular, the 39th Annual Festival of Trees at the Environmental Education Center located at 190 Lord Stirling Road in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. Festival of Trees opens to the public on Friday, December 2 and will remain open seven-days-a week until...

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Action Zone

Dec 9, 2016 - May 27, 2017

Get in the Zone as you challenge yourself in our new, high-tech training camp. A giant state-of-the-art sports action simulator lets you pass a football, swing at a baseball, peg zombies with a dodgeball, and more. Then navigate a balance beam, give the broad jump your best shot, and scramble up a cool rotating climbing wall. Hours change during the year. Check before you visit at LSC.org.

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Toy World!

Dec 9, 2016 - May 28, 2017

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Step back to another era and enjoy a bit of nostalgia with the exhibition “Toy World,” spotlighting the history of toy manufacturing in New Jersey. The exhibition will showcase more than 100 toys that were made in New Jersey between 1880 and the late 1960s, during New Jersey’s golden era of manufacturing. Among the featured toys are the ubiquitous green army men; the first...

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Discovery Den

Dec 9, 2016 - Dec 31, 2016

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Explore natural history through play! The Discovery Den is a welcoming play space open to everyone but especially designed for children ages 0–8 and their care givers. Investigate fossils, go camping, create a puppet show about New Jersey wildlife or just relax with a good book. Activities change on a regular basis so there is always something new to explore!

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This event occurs daily, every 3 day(s).

Our Special Toddler Playgroup and Parent Support began in 2014 and has been a great success. This program provides educational and therapeutic support services to children ages 12-36 months who demonstrate delays with their physical development. Staff works side by side with parents to assist their children with developmental play activities. The toddlers participate in such activities as...

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