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Cedar Run’s Nature Center will begin a slow, measured reopening on Wednesday, July 8th


Click here for Nature Center protocols and more information.

Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge is a 171-acre non-profit wildlife refuge, wildlife rehabilitation hospital & nature center on the edge of the New Jersey Pinelands.

Cedar Run includes the Woodford Nature Center, a Wildlife Housing Area with nearly 60 native residents, and a Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital that sees more than 5,000 wild animals each year. The overall mission of Cedar Run is to serve as a community resource on the importance of protecting and enhancing healthy ecosystems for all.
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Nature Center to Start Reopening Wednesday, July 8th

The Nature Center will be open to the public at reduced hours – Mon thru Fri 10am-4pm and Sat-Sun 10am-3pm. We appreciate your understanding as we adapt staff schedules to ensure rigorous cleaning and maintain the health and safety of our guests, summer campers, staff, and volunteers.

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Summer Camp is a Go (WILD)!

After weeks of waiting and planning and prepping and carefully considering all our options and your needs, we can finally announce that Cedar Run Go WILD Summer Camp is a go!

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NEW Nature Club Forming!

Journeys and Conversations will be an online offering (until such a time as we are able to have in person meetings again) where we will meet once a week on Wednesday evenings at 7PM to discuss a topic relating to the environment and our relationship to nature.

Weekend Walkabouts
New Virtual Offerings Coming May 1st

New virtual offerings for the whole family coming in May! Don’t worry, they’ll get you outdoors!

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In Danger of Closing, Unless…

A 4/16/2020 article in the Central Record stated “An institution in South Jersey is in danger of shutting its doors for good due to the coronavirus pandemic.” The article should have continued…”Unless the Medford Township Council Acts Now to Support Cedar Run!”

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Still Saving Wildlife and Educating the Public!

Though we may find ourselves inside more often these days, work at Cedar Run continues. Our Nature Center is closed, but our Wildlife Hospital remains open, our resident animals still need to be fed, and Cedar Run’s staff still seeks to educate the public!

Upcoming Events

Jul
9
Thu
8:00 pm Grown-Ups Only Trivia Night
Grown-Ups Only Trivia Night
Jul 9 @ 8:00 pm
Grown-Ups Only Trivia Night
On Thursdays at 8PM, join us for a live Grown-Ups Only Trivia Night via Facebook. Missed the post? Don’t worry they’ll be available to replay the questions! No sign-up needed.... More →
Jul
14
Tue
10:00 am Snack Time Stories
Snack Time Stories
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Snack Time Stories
Check out “Snack Time Stories” virtually each Tuesday at 10am. Cedar Run’s educators will share one of our favorite nature books with you, show you a fun (and tasty) snack... More →
Jul
15
Wed
10:00 am Science Experiment of the Week
Science Experiment of the Week
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am
Science Experiment of the Week
Every Wednesday at 10AM we’ll be posting a fun and easy science experiment on multiple platforms – Facebook, Instagram and YouTube! Choose the platform of your choice and have fun... More →