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Friday, December 3, 2021

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Events happening in and around Hopewell Valley

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Sourland Spring Talk Series: Turkey Vultures with Shari Stern

Sourland Conservancy 83 Princeton Avenue Suite 1A, Hopewell, NJ

The Raptor Trust presents vultures of NJ. From their impressive wingspan and bald heads to the poop on their toes, learn how these bird's signature style is all about survival. Learn about the invaluable role these vultures play in our ecosystem, the dangers they face, and how their extreme intelligence and social nature help them […]

Free

No Way Home: The Decline of the World’s Great Animal Migrations with Professor David Wilcove

Sourland Conservancy 83 Princeton Avenue Suite 1A, Hopewell, NJ

Around the world, the great animal migrations are in decline.  These migrations not only enthrall people, they also provide important ecological functions.  I will review the reasons why animal migrations are in decline, the consequences for both people and ecosystems, and what steps can be taken to reverse this trend. This webinar is free, with […]

Free

The Sourland Mountain Happy Hour with Jake Thistle via Zoom

Zoom Online

At 16 years of age, this musician, singer, songwriter has already been entertaining audiences with guitar-driven classics and originals for years. Jake has performed with world-famous artists at major music events in Europe and across the US (including a special private performance at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall). American Songwriter Magazine says: “Thistle’s […]

$10

Sourland Spring Talk Series: Wildflowers with Betty Horn

This talk will cover spring-blooming wildflowers in the Sourlands. Betty Horn is an avid botanist with an intimate knowledge of local wildflowers. She has taught courses and led walks on wildflowers for the Princeton Adult School and other local organizations since 1984. This webinar is free, with a suggested donation of $5. Sign up via […]

Free

Virtual Walk in the Sourlands with Jim Amon

Join Jim Amon on a "virtual walk in the woods". Mr. Amon will share photos and stories from his book, Seeing the Sourlands. Seeing the Sourlands is brimming with gorgeous photography and rich stories, the book illustrates how we can all learn - and draw inspiration - from the simple things we find on the […]

Free

Bird Migration with Tyler Christiansen

Zoom Online

Did you know that many birds spend winter in the tropics, then fly thousands of miles to raise their young in the Sourlands?  In this fascinating talk, Tyler Christensen will share his stunning photographs and stories; the phenomenon of neotroical bird migration, the results of his research, and bird protection legislation. Following the talk, he […]

$5

The Sourland Mountain Happy Hour with AS IS Jazz (Zoom Online)

Zoom Online

Described as "nothing short of enchanting" by All About Jazz in 2015, AS IS is the musical union of jazz guitarist, Alan Schulman and jazz vocal stylist, Stacey Lynn Schulman. The couple - both on and off stage - have made a name for themselves for their imaginative re-expressions of 20th century song classics.  AS […]

$10

The Sourland Mountain Happy Hour with James Popik & Supernova (Zoom Online)

Zoom Online

At the age of five, James was chosen to be the MC of his kindergarten class' Christmas play. He was first out on stage greeting the crowd and introducing the skits. Since then not much has changed. At last check Jim has logged over 2000 gigs in the last few years in over 150 different […]

$10

Sourland Spectacular Bike Rally

Otto Kaufman Center 356 Skillman Rd, Skillman, NJ 08558 Otto Kaufman Center 356 Skillman Rd, Skillman, NJ

Join us at the 10th Annual Sourland Spectacular bike riding event! This year the event will also feature options to run or hike through the gorgeous Sourland Mountain Region. There will be an in-person group event on September 11th and self-paced cycling, hiking and running from September 12–19. The in-person event will have staggered start […]

$45