October 20 - LRWP monthly meeting, 9AM-Noon. Please note that we have a NEW meeting location! We will meet in the 5th Floor Conference Room in the Middlesex County Administration Offices at 75 Bayard Street. Meeting attendees can park in the Robert Wood Johnson Wellness Center Parking Deck located at 95 Paterson Street on floors 5 and above (note that levels 3 and 4 are only for supermarket and RWJ use). A maximum three (3) hours of parking will be validated for our meeting, and attendees will have to visit the Second Floor of the Administration Building to have their ticket validated.
October 29 - Watershed Sculpture Project Fundraiser at the Robert Wood Johnson Fitness & Wellness Center, 6-8 PM, 100 Kirkpatrick Street, #201, New Brunswick
November 9 - PLEASE NOTE MEETING DATE AND TIME FOR NOVEMBER! Joint meeting with the Middlesex County Water Resources Association for a tour of the Middlesex County Water Utility Facility, 1:30 - 3:30 PM. 1500 Ronson Rd., Iselin, NJ 08830.
Other Watershed News and Updates
The LRWP was in the papers twice last week. The Home News captured a picture of Maya and the LRWP cardboard canoe taking 4th place in the 2015 Raritan River Festival races, and The Sentinel interviewed us regarding the drought.
Central Jersey Stream Team is readying for one more river cleanup in the LRW this season. On October 18 the group will be working from Queens Bridge in Bound Brook to Riverside Park in Piscataway. The event begins at 8:00 am. E-mail CJST for more info.
New Jersey Audubon Plainsboro Preserve Environmental Education Center is hosting "Across Watersheds," a No Water, No Life Traveling Photo Exhibit. Several images feature the Lower Raritan Watershed. Photos by Alison M. Jones, curated by Jasmine Graf. Runs from October 8th to November 9th. Tuesday to Saturday 9-4 PM. Sunday, 12-4 PM. 80 Scotts Corner Road, Cranbury, NJ 08512 (609) 897-9400.