Community Night with Artist Jode Hillman

Artist Jode Hillman will show how to create duck decoys. (Courtesy of Patcong Creek Foundation)

The Patcong Creek Foundation in Somers Point is hosting decoy artist Jode Hillman on Feb. 27 at 7 p.m. at the Seashore Science Center for “Community Night: Discussion on Expertly Replicating Nature.”

Hillman will share his years of experience and practical advice on carving decoys, and answer questions about his craft. Hillman is an award winning decoy carver and outdoorsman whose work has graced the 2006 NJ Waterfowl stamp. He currently teaches classes on decoy carving at the Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum.

The Seashore Science Center is the Patcong Creek Foundation’s educational outreach facility, providing education on the Creek environment and its wildlife.

The Foundation’s Community nights are free events and open to the general public that are designed to bring the community together while learning something new about the world around you.

Light refreshments are served. Doors open at 6:30 pm.