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
 
Sep
24
Sun
Gardenkeepers Work Day @ Visitor Center, Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us to work in the gardens. Volunteers Needed! Visitor Center.

Sep
30
Sat
Fall Roadside Cleanup @ Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Help pick up litter along Refuge Roads. Meet at Refuge Headquarters, 241 Pleasant Plains Road.

Oct
13
Fri
Garden Work Day @ Visitor Center, Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join the GardenKeepers for fall cleanup in the gardens. No experience necessary. Visitor Center.

Refuge Ramble — The Bockovens @ Visitor Center, Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Paw PrintThe Bockoven Family farmed this land for over 200 years. Learn about the family with an
indoor slide show followed by an interpretive walk on the Bockoven Trail. Visitor Center.

Nov
5
Sun
Gardenkeepers Work Day @ Visitor Center, Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Nov 5 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Fall garden cleanup and to put up the winter bird feeders. Visitor Center.

Nov
11
Sat
Volunteer Orientation @ Visitor Center, Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Nov 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn about volunteer opportunities at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge. Visitor Center.