Cape May Events 2013

Please take the time this year to visit the Cape May Nature Center and participate in some of the Cape May Events available this summer

You Can Download the Cape May Nature Center Events for Summer 2013 by clicking on the -Center Focus SEASONS Summer 2013 Programs and Events.

In addition to the all Summer long programs offered, you can also visit the observation deck and the Nature Nook Learning Center for Free. Listed below are a variety of free things to do with your family this year at the Cape May Nature Center. Below that, is a list of additional events and activities available for a cost from NJ Audubon, which are offered throughout the rest of the summer in Cape May, New Jersey.

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FREE THINGS TO DO at the Nature Center of Cape May

Cape May Events 2013 at the Nature Center

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      • Observation Deck and Three Story Tower
      • Nature Nook Learning Center
      • Exhibits
      • Seasonal Aquaria
      • Nature Store
      • Children’s Play Area
      • Path to Discovery Children’s Garden
      • Wildlife Habitat Meadows
      • Theme Gardens
      • Beachcombing the Harbor
      • Picnic Tables
      • Spectacular Sunsets
      • Scavenger Huntslll

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Cape May Activities, Tours & Events through NJ Audubon

- Guided Paddleboard Tours (stand-up paddleboard rentals available)
- Beachcomb with a Naturalist from the Nature Center
- Cycling the Southern Cape
- Wildlife/Garden Tours (Hummingbird, Monarch & Private Butterfly Gardens)
- Go on a Safari (Salt Marsh, Harbor)
- Kayaking Clinics & Tours (Tidal Marsh, Sunset, Full Moon, Pine Barrens Ecology)
- Family Activities- Campfires & Family Fishing Trips
- Guided Bike Tours & Self-Guided Scavenger Hunts
- Cruises (Cape May Harbor, Salt Marsh, Family Birding, Crabbing 101)
- Cape May Nighttime Activities (Searching for Ghost Crabs)

These programs are offered through NJ Audubon. If interested in becoming a member or giving a gift membership, be sure to visit njaudubon.org

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More Monthly Cape May Events for July!

The following events are sponsored by the Cape May Whale Watcher and the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC).

For more information, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or visit www.capemaymac.org.

July 13 Delaware Bay Lighthouse Adventure

Come aboard the Cape May Whale Watcher or the Spirit of Cape May to view and photograph historic lighthouses of the late 19th and early part of the 20th centuries. Most of these lighthouses stand on pedestals out of sight of land and are still operational. Each cruise includes narration on Delaware Bay lore and legend, with information on fishing, spawning grounds and more.

Date & Time 
July 13 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Includes
- Continental breakfast in the morning
- Lavish buffet lunch
- Cash bar is available

Cost
Tickets $99.

July 17 Family Fun Day at the Cape May Lighthouse

The 1859 Cape May Lighthouse located in Cape May Point State Park, Lower Township, becomes a beacon of fun. Enjoy kid-friendly activities, performers, entertainment and unique craft vendors at the base of the lighthouse. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 17. Free admission to activities on the grounds.

Date & Time
July 17 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cost
Free Admission to Activities on the Grounds.

July 19 Lunch with the Pirates

 Ahoy mateys! Lads, lasses, buccaneers and landlubbers are invited to the Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., for a pirate-themed lunch experience. You’ll exclaim, “Shiver me timbers!” as pirates invade the patio tent and take over the show. $18 for adults, $10 for children (ages 3-12). (Price includes lunch). July 19 at 11:30 a.m.

July 21 Teddy Bear Tea Party: B.Y.O.B

Bring your own bear (or dolly). Teddy Bear Tea Parties at the Emlen Physick Estate feature kid-friendly menus and teddy bear music. Miss Jeanne and a special guest from The Cape May Teddy Bear Co. will be presenting stories and activities for the Teddy Bear Tea attendees as well as providing a goody bag. 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. July 21. $18 for adults; $10 for children (ages 3-12). 1048 Washington St.

July 24 Family Fun Day at the Cape May Lighthouse

 The 1859 Cape May Lighthouse located in Cape May Point State Park, Lower Township, becomes a beacon of fun. Enjoy kid-friendly activities, performers, entertainment and unique craft vendors at the base of the lighthouse. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 24. Free admission to activities on the grounds.

July 26 Lunch with the Pirates

 Ahoy mateys! Lads, lasses, buccaneers and landlubbers are invited to the Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., for a pirate-themed lunch experience. You’ll exclaim, “Shiver me timbers!” as pirates invade the patio tent and take over the show. $18 for adults, $10 for children (ages 3-12). (Price includes lunch). July 26 at 11:30 a.m.

July 31 Family Fun Day at the Cape May Lighthouse

The 1859 Cape May Lighthouse located in Cape May Point State Park, Lower Township, becomes a beacon of fun. Enjoy kid-friendly activities, performers, entertainment and unique craft vendors at the base of the lighthouse. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 31. Free admission to activities on the grounds. 


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