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Upcoming Events

28 January

Sophisticated Science 2023

January 28, 2023 Berson Education Center, 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange, NJ, USA $30.00 Available General
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02 February

Groundhog Day 2023

February 2, 2023 Available Family Fun, Holiday Themed, Special Event
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05 February

Family Nature Club

February 5, 2023 Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, 560 Northfield Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052 $15.00 Available Conservation Program, Education Event, Family Fun
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Zoo Open Daily 10am to 3pm