1. Thursday, November 5, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. MEETING at the Bayonne Public Library in the downstairs small conference room. Share nature experiences and discuss our nature work.
2. Saturday, November 7, from NOTE NEW TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Bird Walk at Rutkowski Park. Meet at the gate near the restrooms of Gregg Bayonne Hudson County Park. Bring your binoculars. Ducks should be arriving in larger numbers from Canada.
3. Thursday, November 12, Bird Walk: NOTE THE NEW TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Rutkowski Park. Meet at the gate near the restrooms of Gregg Bayonne Hudson County Park. Bring your binoculars. Winter ducks should be arriving, especially if we get a cold front the day before.
4. Saturday, November 14, Craft Fair 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the 56th Street Senior Center (Ave. B). Once again we will have our popular hand-painted tote bags and house plants. Pat Hilliard will be signing copies of her novel, Go To Liberty, set in our local state park.The novel makes a great gift. Funds are used to pay for the web site and buy seeds for the bird feeders that we will hang soon in Rutkowski Park.
5. Saturday, November 21, from NOTE THE NEW TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Bird Walk at Lefante Walk. Meet at the green gate behind Otaiko Restaurant in South Cove Commons Mall. We wonder if a Snowy Owl could visit Bayonne for a third winter. Meanwhile, we’ll look for wintering hawks and ducks. Bring your binoculars.
6. Saturday, November 28, from NOTE THE NEW TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Bird Walk at Rutkowski Park. Meet at the gate near the restrooms of Gregg Bayonne Hudson County Park. Bring your binoculars. We’re hoping the Bald Eagles return to Hudson County again this winter.
7. Come to the Bayonne Public Library Main Branch and see our photo display on the first floor, both sides of the hall. We have seasonal pictures and the wildlife that has been seen in Bayonne.
Be sure to tell your friends to join the Bayonne Nature Club! Join by participating in a bird walk, meeting, shoreline clean-up, planting the butterfly garden and/or displaying your photos at the library. We charge no dues. We are nature enthusiasts and activists.
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BAYONNE NATURE CLUB
Appreciating, protecting and improving urban nature sites
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Below: the first Bald Eagle seen in Hudson County, NJ in over 50 years. Eagle populations are increasing in NJ as the rivers become cleaner. This is why we fight for cleaner rivers. Video taken on Feb. 25, 2015 by Mike Ruscigno.