The Reserve offers a variety of fun and educational activities for children and adults on Reserve property and along the Delaware Bayshore. All activities are free. Most require pre-registration.
The Reserve offers free public programs throughout the year.
Registration is required for all programs. To register contact Maggie Pletta at 302.739.6377.
Programs may be cancelled due to inclement weather or low registration.
Note: There will be no public programs during the winter of 2018/2019 at the St. Jones Reserve while the visitor center is partially closed for construction.
September 21, 2019
National Estuaries Day
October 19, 2019
Blackbird Creek Fall Festival
Friday, June 21, 2019 - Seining the Delaware Bay Nursery
Join Reserve staff to seine the bay!
Friday, June 28, 2019 - Canoe Trip on Blackbird Creek
Join Reserve staff for a canoe trip on the Blackbird Creek.
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - Campfire at the John Dickinson Plantation
Join the Reserve and John Dickinson Plantation staff around the campfire!
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - Journey Board Hike
Join the Reserve staff for a walk around Blackbird Creek.
Saturday, July 13, 2019 - Discovery Saturday – Science Garden
Join Reserve staff and see how our gardens help us study climate change.