Upcoming Events
                           CANAL WATCH ACTIVITIES FOR 20167
                D&R CANAL WALKS THROUGH HISTORY
                                                                             
Saturday, July 22 – 10:00 a.m. A Walk Through History. Hike 2.9 miles on the D&R Canal towpath
between Carnegie Road and Port Mercer. Meet at the parking lot at Port Mercer. 2-3 hours. Questions?
Contact Bob Barth at 201-401-3121 or bbarth
321@aol.com.

Saturday, August 26 – 10:00 a.m.  A Walk Through History. Hike 2.9 miles on the D&R Canal towpath
between Mulberry Street, Trenton and Carnegie Road. Meet at the parking lot at Carnegie Road, off Route
1 North. 2-3 hours. Questions? Contact Bob Barth at 201-401-3121 or bbarth
321@aol.com.

Saturday, September 2 – 10:00 a.m. A Walk Through History. Hike 3 miles on the D&R Canal Feeder
towpath between Upper Ferry Road and Ellarslie. Meet at Ellarslie, the Trenton City Museum in
Cadwalader Park. 2-3 hours. Questions? Contact Bob Barth at 201-401-3121 or bbarth
321@aol.com.

Saturday, October 14 -- East Millstone Canalfest, Market Street, East Millstone. http://franklinfoodbank.
org/events. Rain date, Sunday, October 15

Saturday, October 21 - 10:00 a.m. Bilingual (English/Spanish) Nature Walk. Enjoy a casual 6-mile walk on
the D&R Canal towpath between Lock 11 in South Bound Brook and the Millstone Causeway. A shorter
distance option is available. Please meet at Lock 11 in South Bound Brook, across from the post office on
Canal Road at Madison Street. We will enjoy conversation in English and Spanish as we identify various
wildlife and vegetation. Please RSVP at https://goo.gl/kdlL6b or email Jessica Hunsdon for more
information at jhunsdon@gmail.com or call/text at 732.993.4505.  

Friday, November 10 - 7:00 p.m. Star-gazing along the canal. The Moon and its craters, mountains, and
mare (dark areas on the surface of the moon) will be visible in the west, as will bright Venus and giant
Jupiter. Saturn will rise in the east where we will be able to see its glorious rings. The event will take place
at the Griggstown Grasslands. Leader: Wayne Petko. Registration is required; attendance limited to 30
people. Contact Wayne Petko at wpetko02@gmail.com

Saturday, November 18 – 10:00 a.m. Walk 6.2 miles on the D&R Canal towpath between Carnegie Road
and Ellarslie, or choose a shorter hike of 2.5 miles. Meet at Ellarslie, the Trenton City Museum in
Cadwalader Park, Trenton. Questions? Contact Bob Barth at 201-401-3121 or bbarth
321@aol.com.

Saturday, December 9 – 10:00 a.m. Walk 5.5 miles on the D&R Canal towpath between Carnegie Road
and Alexander Road, or choose a shorter hike of 2.9 miles. Meet at Turning Basin Park on Alexander
Road, Princeton. Questions? Please contact Pamela V’Combe, 609-635-2783 or pjvcombe@gmail.com.