Winter Survival Wonders: Talk and Walk
This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.01-02-2014 12:00:00 01-02-2014 12:00:00 America/New_York Winter Survival Wonders: Talk and Walk | 10am-12pm How do plants and animals survive harsh New York winters? Naturalist Gabriel Willow combines a multimedia presentation with an outdoor walk to illustrate the challenges faced by plants and animals during the chilliest months. Witness some amazing adaptive strategies that help them survive, from hibernation to migration to "anti-freeze-laced" blood. Ages 10 and older welcome with an adult. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=154473 Wave Hill Wave Hill
If you go: Please tell them you saw this event on
Venue Description: See natural beauty at its finest at Wave Hill, the 28-acre public garden and cultural center in the Bronx. Overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades, Wave Hill's true view lies in the park's magnificent gardens and landscapes. Horticulture and the arts programs for children, teenagers, and teachers are hosted by Wave Hill. Its grounds serve as living laboratories for science exploration. A memorable and scenic venue location, the Wave Hill House, built in 1843, is available for meetings, conferences, celebrations, and photo shoots. Wave Hill House was home to many celebrated icons, including Theodore Roosevelt and Mark Twain.
On weekends from 10am-1pm, the whole family can enjoy with a naturally creative Family Art Project. Wave Hill's visual arts program presents artworks in the galleries and on the grounds that engage the public in a dialogue with nature, culture, and site.
Upcoming Events at Wave Hill: