The Friends of Great Swamp NWR host a series of interesting, fun, and educational programs every month. Download the complete Calendar of Events for the current listings.
Paw Printindicates programs suitable for children
 
Mar
12
Sun
Wildlife Photography from our National Wildlife Refuges — Second Sunday with Friends @ Visitor Center, Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 12 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Paw PrintJoin wildlife photographer Jim Gilbert for a scenic photo journey of Refuges across the country. In celebration of the Refuge System’s anniversary, there will be cake! Visitor Center.

Mar
23
Thu
Spring Woodcock Walk @ Visitor Center, Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 23 @ 6:30 pm

Paw PrintWoodcockWatch and listen to the elaborate mating displays of the American woodcock. Halfhour indoor program followed by a guided walk on Pleasant Plains Road. Program and walk led by Pete Axelrod. Dress warmly. Visitor Center.

Mar
26
Sun
Spring Woodcock Walk @ Visitor Center, Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Mar 26 @ 6:30 pm

Paw PrintWoodcockWatch and listen to the elaborate mating displays of the American woodcock. Halfhour indoor program followed by a guided walk on Pleasant Plains Road. Program and walk led by Pete Axelrod. Dress warmly. Visitor Center.

Apr
9
Sun
Troy Meadows—A Neglected Treasure — Second Sunday with Friends @ Visitor Center, Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Apr 9 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Paw PrintLocated in Morris County, this large wetland marsh is home to a diverse population of wildlife and birds. Join photographer Dave Blinder and Land Manager Len Fariello on a photo tour. Visitor Center.