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Outdoor Activities for Kids in Westchester in March

Outdoor Activities for Kids in Westchester in March

Get outside with the top outdoor activities in Westchester for kids who love nature in March.

Mommy & Me
WHEN: Nov. 5 - May. 20, select Mondays, 9:45-10:45am
WHERE: Friends of Rye Nature Center, 873 Boston Post Road, Rye, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Make crafts and meet animals while learning about the natural world.
WANT TO GO? $10-$15 per family. 914-967-5150. ryenaturecenter.org.

Project Feeder Watch FREE
WHEN: Jan. 13 - Apr. 7, Sundays, 9-11am
WHERE: Croton Point Nature Center, 1 Croton Point Ave., Croton-on-Hudson, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Try to ID and count birds at the bird feeders from inside the Center.
WANT TO GO? 914-862-5297. projectfeederwatch.org.

Sugaring At Muscoot FREE
WHEN: Mar. 2 - 9, Saturday and Sunday, 12-3pm
WHERE: Muscoot Farm, 51 Route 100, Katonah, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: See how maple sap is turned into syrup.
WANT TO GO? 914-864-7282. muscootfarm.org.

Maple Sugaring: Past to Present FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 3, 1pm
WHERE: Friends of Trailside, 11 Reservation Road, Cross River, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Northeast America's history comes alive during a demonstration of the origins of maple syrup.
WANT TO GO? 914-864-7322. friendsoftrailside.org.

Saw Mill River Audubon Second Saturday Walk FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 9, 9-11am
WHERE: Brinton Brook Sanctuary, Route 9A, Croton-on-Hudson, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Enjoy a beautiful nature walk!
WANT TO GO? 914-666-6503. sawmillriveraudubon.org.

Saw Mill River Audubon Second Saturday Walk at Brinton Brook Sanctuary FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 9, 9am-11am
WHERE: Brinton Brook Sanctuary, 1339 Albany Post Road (Rte 9A), Croton-on-Hudson, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Join this monthly walk at the areas largest sanctuary, Brinton Brook in Croton-on-Hudson.
WANT TO GO? 914-666-6503. sawmillriveraudubon.org.

Spring Birding
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 10, 9:30am
WHERE: Wave Hill, West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Spot both resident and rare birds as they pass through.
WANT TO GO? $10; $6 students and seniors ages 65 and older; $4 children ages 6-18; members free. 718-549-3200. wavehill.org.

Family Nature Walk
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 10, 1pm
WHERE: Wave Hill, West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Join a naturalist on a family-friendly walk through the gardens.
WANT TO GO? $10; $6 students and seniors ages 65 and older; $4 children ages 6-18; members free. 7185493200. wavehill.org.

Family Art Project: Springtime Scrolls
WHEN: Mar. 16 - 17, 10am-1pm
WHERE: Wave Hill, West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Join a facilitated walk then create a scroll using upcycled materials to capture the cycles and transformations of nature.
WANT TO GO? $10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children ages 6-18; members free; free for all before noon . 718-549-3200. wavehill.org.

Information Session for Summer Play Camp at Blue Rock School FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 16, 1pm
WHERE: Blue Rock School, 110 Demarest Mill Road, West Nyack, NY
AGES: 3-5, 5-8, 9-12, Adult
WHAT: Meet the Summer Play Camp Director to hear all about Blue Rock's unique summer program.
WANT TO GO? 845-535-3352. bluerockschool.org.

Migration Madness!
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 16, 1pm
WHERE: Rye Nature Center, 873 Boston Post Road, Rye, New York
AGES: 3 and older
WHAT: Learn how to identify common local birds and make a bird feeder.
WANT TO GO? $5 members; $8 non-members. 914-967-5150. ryenaturecenter.org.

Woodcock & Spring Peeper Walk
WHEN: Friday, Mar. 29, 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
WHERE: Audubon Center in Greenwich, 613 Riversville Road, Greenwich, Connecticut
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Join Audubon Center in Greenwich for a special evening walk to look for various birds and newly emerged amphibians.
WANT TO GO? $5 members; $8 non-members. 203-930-1351. greenwich.audubon.org.

Family Art Project: Unfurling Field Journal
WHEN: Mar. 30 - 31, 10am-1pm
WHERE: Wave Hill, West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Take a walk to see flowers blooming and plants growing. Make journals to document your observations.
WANT TO GO? $10; $6 students and seniors ages 65 and older; $4 children ages 6-18; members free; free for all before noon. 718-549-3200. wavehill.org.

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