Thursday, October 9, 2014

OctoberFest is Saturday at Essex County Environmental Center

The Essex County Environmental Center will host OctoberFest this Saturday from 11am to 4pm. Scheduled activities include 4-H crafts and games, bird watching, canoeing, hiking, face painting, nature arts and crafts, woodturning, and a pumpkin patch. Plus, the Turtle Back Zoo will present a live animal display at the festival. There will also be pumpkin carving demos, a petting zoo, and a live beehive display. Winning photos from the Essex County Parks Photography Contest will be on display. This free event is sponsored by TD Bank, Whole Foods Market, and Aramark.

Essex County Environmental Center is located at 621 Eagle Rock Avenue in Roseland, near the Morris County border.

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