PPA Visitor Center Open
Time & Place
12 noon to 5 p.m.
PPA Offices, 17 Pemberton Rd (CR 616), Southampton NJ 08088
Our visitor center offers information about the recreational opportunities, historic and cultural attractions, and the conservation efforts and issues associated with the New Jersey Pinelands. Visitors will find a variety of maps, brochures and interpretive displays focusing on the Pinelands, and a bookstore with more than 100 titles about the Pinelands and South Jersey in stock.
At our visitor center you will see:
- Historic farmhouse built in 1753
- Historic Louden barn built in 1932
- The carriage house, for meetings & presentations
- Native plant gardens
- Walking trail through grassland habitat for wildflowers, birds, and butterflies
- Bookstore with over 100 titles about the Pinelands and South Jersey
The Pinelands Visitor Center is also open Monday - Friday, from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Call ahead before you visit on the weekend 609-859-8860.
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Reading with Naturalist, Poet and Author: Scott McVay
Time & Place
2pm to 4pm
Stony Brook Millstone Watershed Association, 31 Titus Mill Road Pennington, NJ 08534
The Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association, New Jersey Conservation Foundation, and Pinelands Preservation Alliance welcome Scott McVay to speak to the environmental threads of his 2015 book, Surprise Encounters with Artists and Scientists, Whales and Other Living Things at the Watershed Center in Hopewell, New Jersey.
You are invited to attend an afternoon presentation with Scott as he guides us through lessons of land, water, and air conservation from ornithologists, biologists, artists, and others, suggesting how articulate, dedicated leadership can win the day. Introduction by Emile DeVito, one of the lead biologists in New Jersey.
Scott McVay is a published poet, scientific researcher, conservationist, and founding executive director of the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation. Learn more about the book here.
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