Welcome to the High Point State Park blog - your source for information about nature and history programs in the Park. High Point is located in the northwestern corner of New Jersey in rural Sussex County.

Please call the Interpretive Center at 973.875.1471 if you have questions about park programs, or email us at highpointprograms@gmail.com.

For questions about hiking, camping, swimming, picnicking or other information, please call the park office at 973.875.4800 or go to the official website for High Point State Park and the NJ Division of Parks and Forestry.
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Monthly Calendar

To view the full program description in Google Calendar, click on the program title, then click on the "more details" link at the bottom of the expanded entry, and a new window will open with all the program information. You can also switch between "monthly, "weekly," and "agenda" views by clicking on the tabs in the upper right corner. To create a printer-friendly calendar, click on the icon to the left of the tabs. To advance through the months click on the forward/backward arrows at the top left of the calendar.

Celebrate Nature Coffeehouse

Sponsored by the Friends of High Point State Park

Come join us in the Interpretive Center on Saturday, April 17th from 1:00 to 5:00 PM for High Point's first annual Celebrate Nature Coffee House in honor of Earth Day.

Artwork will be on display throughout the afternoon and there will be musical performances by Joe Rocco, Harmony in Motion, a women's barbershop harmony chorus, and students from Sussex County Community College. In between scheduled performances, there will be "open mic" opportunities for those who would like to join in and play an instrument, sing a song or recite poetry. Coffee, tea, cookies, and other refreshments will be available.

12:00-12:30 - Deliver and display artwork
1:00-1:30 - Performance by Joe Rocco
1:30-2:00 - Performance by Harmony in Motion
2:00-3:30 - Open Mic
3:30-4:00 - Sussex County Community College performing arts students
4:00-4:30 - Performance by Hard Luck
4:30-5:00 - Open Mic

This event is free of charge, but donations are appreciated. Proceeds support future Friends of High Point programs and events. The Friends of High Point State Park is a not-for-profit organization that supports historical, scientific, educational, recreational, and natural resource management activities within the Park.

Harmony in Motion