Calendar module icon

Calendar

View All Calendars is the default. Choose Select a Calendar to view a specific calendar. Subscribe to calendar notifications by clicking on the Notify Me® button, and you will automatically be alerted about the latest events in our community.

Return to Previous

Event Details

View Map
Date:
September 30, 2018
Time:
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Time Details:
Check - in at Poricy Park Nature center for a brief intro, then you drive down to the fossil beds.
Location:
Poricy Park
Address:
345 Oak Hill Road
Middletown, NJ 07748
Contact:
7327615-2260
Cost:
5-12, $5.00 (R) $6.00 13+, $8.00 (R) $10.00 (NR)
Facebook Twitter Email

Community Fossil Hunt

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Pre- Registration Required

Calling all amateur paleontologists!  Come dig up some Middletown history at Poricy Brook Fossil Beds.  Expect to find marine fossils from the Cretaceous period, 65-72 million years ago.  Meet at the Poricy Park Nature Center for a short orientation before travelling to the fossil beds.  An experienced guide will provide you with a trowel and sifter, as well as help you identify your treasures.  Please wear rubber boots or old sneakers as your feet will get wet.  Sandals, flip-flops, and other slip-on footwear are prohibited.  Ages 5+, all children must be accompanied by and adult.
Map
Agenda
Facility Submit Event Print Email Event Subscription RSS Feed Select on Calendar Expand Collapse Previous Next Down Up Map Share Show more
Agenda