Events

Aug
7
Sun
Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge Night at the Trenton Thunder @ Trenton Thunder Ballpark
Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm

Take me out to the ball game, take me out to the park!
Cedar Run is partnering with Trenton Thunder for an exciting night out.

Grab your family for a great evening out for a Trenton Thunder baseball game. Sunday, August 7th. Game starts at 5pm. Trenton Thunder vs. Williamsport Crosscutters

Come out early to meet some of Cedar Run’s wildlife residents before the game, as well as a Cedar Run mascot!

Time for Spooky Baseball on Halfway to Halloween Night! Come to the ballpark dressed in your spooky best! Trenton Thunder is also giving away a Youth Bucket Hat to the first 1,000 fans ages 5-13 presented by Valley Spas & Pools! It’s also Sangria Sunday and kids can run the bases after the game thanks to Penn Medicine & CHOP! It will be a HOME RUN for your family fun night!

Discounted tickets will be sold for $11.00 per ticket. A portion of every ticket sold through the site below will support Cedar Run’s mission to preserve & protect our native wildlife.

Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of New Jersey’s wildlife and habitats through education, conservation, and rehabilitation, and serves as a community resource on the importance of protecting and enhancing healthy ecosystems for all since 1957.


Click here to purchase your discounted tickets to help support Cedar Run!

Aug
12
Fri
Event FULL – Full Moon Night Hike
Aug 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Experience the refuge in an exciting way, at night! Enjoy a guided hike at night to visit nocturnal habitats that are home to owls, raccoons, opossums and other wildlife that emerge after dark. Be there as the ‘night shift’ awakens. Program begins at the Nature Center. Hike is approximately 1 mile. $15/adult, $10/child. Suitable for ages 8 and up. Advanced registration required.

Please no birthday parties or scout programs for these events. If you are interested in hosting a birthday party or scout program at Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge, please check out our website links for Birthday Parties & Scout Programs.

This event is now full!

 

Aug
19
Fri
Creative Crafting Club- CANCELLED
Aug 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Get your creativity flowing when you join us for Creative Crafting Club! Meet with us  to explore a different crafting technique and make a fun, unique piece of art with our Nature Center and Membership Manager, Ashley! From clay to needle felting, block printing to watercolor, each month will be something new. This club is geared towards adults and teens (16+) and is NOT suitable for children. No prior art experience is required, just a eagerness to learn and create!

 

  • This club will be held in our NEW Nature Center Community Room.
  • Advanced registration is required. 20 participants maximum.
  • $20/Non-Members, $18/ Members.

Not a member, but want to be? Check out our membership page.

Please no birthday parties for these events. If you are interested in hosting a birthday party  at Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge, please check out our website links for Birthday Parties

  • June craft- needle felted bumblebee
  • August craft- relief printing
  • All proceeds go towards supporting Cedar Run’s mission of the preservation and protection of New Jersey’s wildlife and habitats through education, conservation and rehabilitation. When you attend a Cedar Run event, you make a direct impact in our community!
Aug
21
Sun
Member Appreciation Week: Chance to Win & Bring A Friend
Aug 21 @ 12:00 am – Aug 27 @ 11:45 pm

We want to thank all of our wonderful Cedar Run Members with an entire week of activities and special perks just for our YOU! Members are invited to join us all week and bring an extra guest for FREE! Members will also have a chance to win tickets for our upcoming fall events! Check out the entire week of activities below:

Not a member but want to join in the fun? Click here to join our flock!

 

Members Appreciation Week: Kids Crafting Club
Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Happy Member Appreciation Week!

Bring the kiddos to join our Membership Manager, Ashley, in creating a fun nature themed keychain craft!

  • Suitable for ages 8+
  • Adult must be present with child for the duration of the program
  • Adults are also welcome to participate! Please indicate this in the field below if you wish to participate
  • This event will be held rain or shine in our NEW indoor Nature Center Community Room located in the back of our Nature Center down the ramp

Event is FREE for members but you must be a current Cedar Run Member to register. Pre-registration is required.

Not a member but want to join in the fun? Click here to join our flock!

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Aug
22
Mon
Member Appreciation Week: Additional 5% Off
Aug 22 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm

Happy Member Appreciation Week!

Join us Monday, August 22nd, where members will receive and additional 5% off purchases in our Nature Center Giftshop for a total of 15% off.* Members will receive a code to apply this discount to our online store as well at shop.cedarrun.org

*discount applies to purchases of $5 or more

Not a member but want to join in the fun? Click here to join our flock!

Aug
23
Tue
Member Appreciation Week: Scavenger Hunt
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Happy Member Appreciation Week! Cedar Run Members are invited to join us for a week of fun activities!

Can you solve the clues? Bring the kiddos to our Nature Center for a special nature themed scavenger hunt. Solve the clues for special prizes!

Not a member but want to join in the fun? Click here to join our flock!

 

Aug
24
Wed
Member Appreciation Week: Spin to Win
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Happy Member Appreciation Week! Cedar Run Members are invited to join us for a week of fun activities!

Check in at the Nature Center for a chance to win prizes like a symbolic adoption, free day passes, stickers, toys, and more! One spin per membership/family unit

Not a member but want to join in the fun? Click here to join our flock!

Aug
25
Thu
Member Appreciation Week: FREE Shipping
Aug 25 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm

Happy Member Appreciation Week! Cedar Run Members are invited to join us for a week of exciting activities!

Members will receive a FREE SHIPPING code sent to their email to use at our online gift shop at shop.cedarrun.org. Offer valid 1 day only until 11:59pm.

Not a member but want to join in the fun? Click here to join our flock!

 

Aug
26
Fri
Member Appreciation Week: Adult Only Craft & Sip
Aug 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Happy Member Appreciation Week!

Cedar Run Members are invited to come out and join our Membership Manager, Ashley, in a guided needle felting mushroom craft! Bring your drinks and snacks for a night of fun and creativity!

  • This event is FREE for our Members but you must be an active Cedar Run Member to register
  • Members may bring ONE guest (member or non-member). Please indicate in the participants section if you are bringing a guest as space is limited!
  • Pre-registration is required
  • This event will be held rain or shine in our NEW Nature Center Community Room located at the back of our Nature Center down the ramp

Not a member but want to join in the fun? Click here to join our flock!

How did you hear about our program?
Aug
27
Sat
Member Appreciation Week: FREE Tote Bag
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Happy Member Appreciation Week! Cedar Run Members are invited to join us for a week of fun activities!

Members receive a FREE Cedar Run canvas totes bag with purchase of $10 or more in our Nature Center Gift Shop. Valid in-store only.

Not a member but want to join in the fun? Click here to join our flock!

ADULTS ONLY! Night Hike
Aug 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Enjoy a guided hike to visit nocturnal habitats that are home to owls, raccoons, opossums and other wildlife that emerge after dark.  7:30-9:00pm. ADULTS ONLY! $15/person. 20 participants maximum. Advanced registration required.

This event is now full!

Sep
3
Sat
You and Me Preschool
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Our You and Me program is held once a month year-round, with Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday sessions available to choose from. Classes run 10:00-11:00 am. Ages 3-5. Cost is $10/child with one adult free.

We will read, do a craft and head out and about on an adventure about the month’s theme. Space is limited to 12 children.  Advanced registration required. *Please note: classes are held outdoors. Please dress for the weather.

2022-2023 Dates and Books:

  • 9/3, 9/6 or 9/7 – Senorita Mariposa by Ben Gundersheimer
  • 10/1, 10/4, or 10/5 – Because of An Acorn by Lola M. Schaefer
  • 11/1, 11/2 or 11/5 – Cubs First Winter by Rebecca Elliott
  • 12/3, 12/6 or 12/7 – book TBD
  • 1/3, 1/4 or 1/7 – book TBD
  • 2/4, 2/7 or 2/8 – Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner
  • 3/4, 3/7 or 3/8 – Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature by Joyce Sidman
  • 4/1, 4/4 or 4/5 – Raindrops Roll by April Pulley Sayre
  • 5/2, 5/3 or 5/6 – My First Day by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page
  • 6/3, 6/6 or 6/7 – Over and Under the Pond by Kate Messner

Important Info:

  • Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Registration can be made above. Please register each child separately.
  • Parents are required to sign a release form once per school year so we have emergency contact information for all children. The form will be emailed to you after registration or can be completed at your first class.
  • Due to the demand for our classes and numerous last minute cancellations. We require that payment be made at the time of registration. We will be unable to provide refunds or credits for changes in schedules/personal conflicts or other personal reasons. However, in the event of a class cancellation due to inclement weather we will offer all registrants a credit towards the next month’s class or a fee refund.
  • These classes are “adult and me” so an adult is required to stay with the student. Younger siblings who are not enrolled in our program are welcome, but please make sure that they are not being disruptive to the other children. If we find a younger sibling is being disruptive to the class, we may ask you to excuse yourself from our program.
  • Classes will be held outdoors, even if weather is inclement. Only snow closings of the Medford Twp School District will cancel our classes. Please be sure your child is adequately prepared for weather conditions including rain, snow, sun, cold, and heat.

Questions/Concerns? Email our Education Department at education@cedarrun.org

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

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Sep
6
Tue
You and Me Preschool
Sep 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Our You and Me program is held once a month year-round, with Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday sessions available to choose from. Classes run 10:00-11:00 am. Ages 3-5. Cost is $10/child with one adult free.

We will read, do a craft and head out and about on an adventure about the month’s theme. Space is limited to 12 children.  Advanced registration required. *Please note: classes are held outdoors. Please dress for the weather.

2022-2023 Dates and Books:

  • 9/3, 9/6 or 9/7 – Senorita Mariposa by Ben Gundersheimer
  • 10/1, 10/4, or 10/5 – Because of An Acorn by Lola M. Schaefer
  • 11/1, 11/2 or 11/5 – Cubs First Winter by Rebecca Elliott
  • 12/3, 12/6 or 12/7 – book TBD
  • 1/3, 1/4 or 1/7 – book TBD
  • 2/4, 2/7 or 2/8 – Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner
  • 3/4, 3/7 or 3/8 – Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature by Joyce Sidman
  • 4/1, 4/4 or 4/5 – Raindrops Roll by April Pulley Sayre
  • 5/2, 5/3 or 5/6 – My First Day by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page
  • 6/3, 6/6 or 6/7 – Over and Under the Pond by Kate Messner

Important Info:

  • Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Registration can be made above. Please register each child separately.
  • Parents are required to sign a release form once per school year so we have emergency contact information for all children. The form will be emailed to you after registration or can be completed at your first class.
  • Due to the demand for our classes and numerous last minute cancellations. We require that payment be made at the time of registration. We will be unable to provide refunds or credits for changes in schedules/personal conflicts or other personal reasons. However, in the event of a class cancellation due to inclement weather we will offer all registrants a credit towards the next month’s class or a fee refund.
  • These classes are “adult and me” so an adult is required to stay with the student. Younger siblings who are not enrolled in our program are welcome, but please make sure that they are not being disruptive to the other children. If we find a younger sibling is being disruptive to the class, we may ask you to excuse yourself from our program.
  • Classes will be held outdoors, even if weather is inclement. Only snow closings of the Medford Twp School District will cancel our classes. Please be sure your child is adequately prepared for weather conditions including rain, snow, sun, cold, and heat.

Questions/Concerns? Email our Education Department at education@cedarrun.org

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

You and Me Payment

$ 10.00
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Donation Total: $10.00

 

 

 

 

Sep
7
Wed
You and Me Preschool
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Our You and Me program is held once a month year-round, with Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday sessions available to choose from. Classes run 10:00-11:00 am. Ages 3-5. Cost is $10/child with one adult free.

We will read, do a craft and head out and about on an adventure about the month’s theme. Space is limited to 12 children.  Advanced registration required. *Please note: classes are held outdoors. Please dress for the weather.

2022-2023 Dates and Books:

  • 9/3, 9/6 or 9/7 – Senorita Mariposa by Ben Gundersheimer
  • 10/1, 10/4, or 10/5 – Because of An Acorn by Lola M. Schaefer
  • 11/1, 11/2 or 11/5 – Cubs First Winter by Rebecca Elliott
  • 12/3, 12/6 or 12/7 – book TBD
  • 1/3, 1/4 or 1/7 – book TBD
  • 2/4, 2/7 or 2/8 – Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner
  • 3/4, 3/7 or 3/8 – Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature by Joyce Sidman
  • 4/1, 4/4 or 4/5 – Raindrops Roll by April Pulley Sayre
  • 5/2, 5/3 or 5/6 – My First Day by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page
  • 6/3, 6/6 or 6/7 – Over and Under the Pond by Kate Messner

Important Info:

  • Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Registration can be made above. Please register each child separately.
  • Parents are required to sign a release form once per school year so we have emergency contact information for all children. The form will be emailed to you after registration or can be completed at your first class.
  • Due to the demand for our classes and numerous last minute cancellations. We require that payment be made at the time of registration. We will be unable to provide refunds or credits for changes in schedules/personal conflicts or other personal reasons. However, in the event of a class cancellation due to inclement weather we will offer all registrants a credit towards the next month’s class or a fee refund.
  • These classes are “adult and me” so an adult is required to stay with the student. Younger siblings who are not enrolled in our program are welcome, but please make sure that they are not being disruptive to the other children. If we find a younger sibling is being disruptive to the class, we may ask you to excuse yourself from our program.
  • Classes will be held outdoors, even if weather is inclement. Only snow closings of the Medford Twp School District will cancel our classes. Please be sure your child is adequately prepared for weather conditions including rain, snow, sun, cold, and heat.

Questions/Concerns? Email our Education Department at education@cedarrun.org

NOTE: Sessions that are FULL, or cancelled due to low numbers, will be removed from the sign-up list.

You and Me Payment

$ 10.00
Select Payment Method
Personal Info

Credit Card Info
This is a secure SSL encrypted payment.
Billing Details

Donation Total: $10.00