Backyard Birding Kits
Purchase our Backyard Birding Kits Today!
Kits include supplies to make a simple bird feeder for your backyard, educational materials, activity sheets and a journal to record your observations. Designed for children ages 5 and up.
$15 per kit
You will be contacted when your kit is available for pick up.
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Saturday, March 6th
Raindate: Sunday, March 7th
10 am to 4 pm
Looking for a super sweet activity the whole family will love? Don’t miss Van Vleck House & Gardens’ annual Maple Sugaring event! Families are invited to learn how to identify a sugar maple tree and discover the steps for turning sticky sap into delicious syrup, Program includes an activity kit and self-guided tour through various outdoor stations centered around our own tapped sugar maple tree in the Van Vleck Gardens. Tour is all outdoors, so please dress for the weather. Space is limited!
$20 per family for Members of Van Vleck; $30 per family for Non-Members
This program is FULL. Please email email@example.com to be placed on the waiting list.
February 23rd – New Jersey Owls
March 2nd – Sugar Maple Trees
March 16th – Seeds & Germination
March 30th – Spring Discoveries
NEW TIME! 1:00 – 3:30 pm
Recommended age 4 – 11, but all are welcome.
Join us in the gardens as you explore and learn with our fun self-guided activity kits. Registration is required and includes everything you need to participate in the program. Outdoor Adventures Activity Kits will be available outside the Raymond Family Education Center from 1 – 3:30 pm on the day of the program. Kits will include activities for self-guided exploration. Masks are required at all times while on the property. Social distancing protocols will be in place.
$10 per family/per class for Members of Van Vleck; $15 per family/per class for Non-Members
Registration required – Registration deadline is the Sunday prior to each class.
Online registration Click Here
All classes and events are held at 21 Van Vleck St., Montclair unless otherwise noted. For further information, log on to www.vanvleck.org. To register or for additional information, call 973-744-4752 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Become a Member of Van Vleck to take advantage of special pricing for classes and events.