Watercolor Exhibit at the Environmental Education Center

Date/Time

Sep 2, 2017 to Oct 2, 2017
09:00 AM until 05:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Description

“Drawn Together” will present the works of artists from the Hunterdon Watercolor Society, the Printmaking Center of New Jersey (PCNJ), and the International Nature Printing Society. The collaborative exhibition illustrates the world around us utilizing different techniques and mediums. The exhibit will be open 7 days a week (except Labor Day) from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. from Saturday, September 2, 2017 to Monday, October 2, 2017 from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Admission is free. The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center is nestled within the western portion of the Great Swamp Basin of the Passaic River. The wide variety of habitats includes: floodplains, swamps, rivers, intermittent streams, marshes, meadows, fields, forests, and natural and man-made ponds. These habitats provide homes for diverse plant and animal populations in this environmentally sensitive park. An environmental-based library is located within the Center itself. The Exhibit Hall annually hosts environmental-focused presentations that are free to the public. “The Great Swamp Experience” on the lower lever at the EEC features interactive displays, vignettes, taxidermy, and archeological artifacts highlighting the history and ecology of the Great Swamp. The exhibit is open 7 days a week from 9:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Admission is free. For information call 908-766-2489. Information on all of the Somerset County Park Commission activities and programs is available at www.somersetcountyparks.org or by calling 908-722-1200. Please note that dog walking is prohibited on the trails at the Environmental Education Center.

Cost

Free

Location

View map Environmental Education Center
190 Lord Stirling Road
Basking Ridge, NJ

Additional Information

Sponsor

Somerset County Park Commission

Phone

908-766-2489

Contact name

Kurt Bender

Contact email

kbender@scparks.org

Ages:

All

Admission:

Drop-in

County:

Somerset

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