Activities for Kids Who Love Animals in Westchester in July
By Jamie McGillian

Activities for Kids Who Love Animals in Westchester in July

July 2, 2017   |   Upcoming Events  

Meet furry friends at one of these top kid-friendly activities for animal lovers in Westchester this July. Go birdwatching, learn how animals use their sense of smell, and meet the animals of the Greenburgh Nature Center!

Pack Chat for Kids
WHEN: Saturday, Jul. 1, 2pm
WHERE: Wolf Conservation Center, 7 Buck Run, South Salem, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Children will learn about the mythology surrounding wolves and guests will visit the wolves.
WANT TO GO? $14; $11 for children younger than 12. 914-763-2373. nywolf.org.

Turtles
WHEN: Saturday, Jul. 15, 10am
WHERE: Hudson Highlands Nature Museum, 25 Boulevard, Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY
AGES: 3-5, All
WHAT: Come learn about native turtles and their amazing adaptations.
WANT TO GO? $8; $5 children. 845-534-5506. hhnm.org.

Southeastern Howls
WHEN: Sunday, Jul. 16, 2pm
WHERE: Wolf Conservation Center, 7 Buck Run, South Salem, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Learn what it takes to save a species from the brink of extinction. Guests will get a look at the challenges facing the red wolf population.
WANT TO GO? $14; $11 for children younger than 12. 914-763-2373. nywolf.org.

Evening Howl for Pups of All Ages
WHEN: Friday, Jul. 21, 7pm
WHERE: Wolf Conservation Center, 7 Buck Run, South Salem, NY
AGES: 3-5, All
WHAT: Guests will take a short sunset hike to howl with the wolves.
WANT TO GO? $16; $13 for children younger than 12. 914-763-2373. nywolf.org.

Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! with Westchester Children's Museum FREE
WHEN: Monday, Jul. 24, 4-5pm
WHERE: North Castle Public Library, 10 Clove Road, North White Plains, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: The caterpillar, butterfly, and other backyard critters are explored in this hands-on program. Classic stories provide the invitation into close observation and exploration into the lives and life cycles of many familiar insects.
WANT TO GO? 914-948-6359. northcastlelibrary.org.

Animal Embassy FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Jul. 27, 2pm
WHERE: Warner Library, 121 N. Broadway, Tarrytown, NY
AGES: 3-12
WHAT: Meet live animal ambassadors and an educator from Animal Embassy. Learn how animals build their homes and how we can help our wild neighbors.
WANT TO GO? 914-631-7734. warnerlibrary.org.

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