'Voices of the Marsh' photo exhibit opens
TRENTON—A unique public art exhibit will be on display through Sept. 15 showcasing photography of the Abbott Marshlands as part of the Tulpehaking Nature Center’s “Voices of the Marsh.” An exhibit reception will be held Sunday, March 17, from 2 to 4 p.m.; light refreshments and snacks will be served.
Visitors to the nature center can experience the beauty of the Abbott Marshlands through different perspectives of the featured photographers. During the event, winners from both the youth and adult categories will be announced. Awards are sponsored by the Friends for the Abbott Marshlands, Princeton Photo Club and Washington Crossing Audubon Society.
“‘Voices of the Marsh’ has a great selection of photos from past program participants, and park patrons from throughout the community” said Mary Leck, Friends for the Abbott Marshlands Executive Committee member. “All of the photos on display give a great representation of the marsh and we are thrilled with the participation in this year’s exhibit.”
The Tulpehaking Nature Center is located at 157 Westcott Ave. in Hamilton. It is open Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The nature center provides programs and exhibits that encourage visitors to explore and discover the many cultural, historic and natural resources of the Abbott Marshlands. It is owned by the County of Mercer and operated by the Mercer County Park Commission. For more information about the nature center, programs and schedule of events, go to www.mercercountyparks.org.
“Voices of the Marsh” will be on display during open hours at the Tulpehaking Nature Center. (Photo by Maria Reim)