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.

Date:
April 26, 2020
Time:
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:
Poricy Park
Address:
345 Oak Hill Road
Middletown, NJ 07748
Contact:
732-615-2260
Cost:
Adult: $8.00 (Resident) $10.00 (Non-Resident) Age 5-12: $5.00 (Resident) $6.00 (Non-Resident)
Fossil Beds at Poricy Park
Facebook Twitter Email

Guided Fossil Hunt

Sunday, April 26, 2020

Calling all amateur paleontologists! Come dig up some Middletown history at the 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. Pre-registration required.