01/18/19

10-11am

Middle Country Public Library

Centereach

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween

FREE

For children ages 3 and up with parent/caregiver. Stop in for nature activities the whole family! If weather permits, these activities will take pl...

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01/19/19

10am-12:30pm

The Nature Place Day Camp

Chestnut Ridge

Tween, Teen

$45 for single session, discounts available for series

The Nature Place Day Camp’s Primitive Living Skills is an immersive, hands-on (and hands-in—the fire pit, the dirt, the stream) program...

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01/19/19

2:30pm

Hudson River Museum

Yonkers

Tween, Teen, Adult

$7; $5 seniors; $4 children ages 3-18; free for children younger than 3

Engage in a guided tour and activities inspired by the exhibition Maya Lin: A River Is a Drawing. Learn about the Hudson River watershed, explore t...

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01/19/19

9:30-11:30am

Alley Pond Environmental Center

Douglaston

Young elementary

FREE

Walk around Oakland Lake accompanied by Nancy Tognan of the Queens County Bird Club to look for ducks, coots, grebes, swans, geese, and more. Oakla...

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01/19/19

1:30-3:30pm

The Voelker Orth Museum

Flushing

All Ages

$5 Admission;$12 per family;$4 VOM members

Not all birds head south for the winter and our backyard birds can use a bit of TLC. Make a simple bird feeder to hang outdoors. Learn about resour...

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01/19/19

11am-12pm

Queens Botanical Garden

Flushing

Young elementary, Tween

$12

Bugs are all around us! Come explore the world of bugs by examining the parts of a squirmy earthworm, building your own insect, and looking for bug...

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01/19/19

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Alley Pond Environmental Center

Douglaston

Tween

$24

The world is wacky, but it’s beautiful too! Join us as we explore the question “What does it mean to be alive?” through hands on ...

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01/19/19

10-11:30am

Alley Pond Environmental Center

Douglaston

Young elementary, Tween

$24

The world is wacky, but it’s beautiful too! Participants will explore the question “What does it mean to be alive?” through hands...

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01/20/19

1-2:30pm

Muscoot Farm

Katonah

Young elementary, Tween

FREE

Learn about what role ice played at Muscoot Farm and take a hike out to our ice pond for an ice cutting demonstration.


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01/21/19

10-11:30am

Sheldrake Environmental Center

Larchmont

Young elementary, Tween

$10

Play with dirt! And gravel, and pebbles, mosses, and plants! Create your very own habitat in a container to bring home and enjoy. Register online; ...

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01/21/19

11am

Wolf Conservation Center

South Salem

All Ages

$15; $12 children younger than 12

Winter offers families a unique opportunity to visit the wolves during their favorite time of year. Learn about the mythology, biology, and ecology...

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01/21/19

9am-3pm

Prospect Park Zoo

Prospect Park

Young elementary, Tween

$100 non-members; $75 members

Quills, camouflage, claws, oh my! -- the animal kingdom is full of incredible defenses. Join us as we meet live animals up close, explore predator ...

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01/21/19

9am-3pm

Queens Zoo

Corona

Young elementary, Tween

$75; $60 members

Campers will learn about the rights that animals have today and how there are continuous conservation efforts happening at the Queens Zoo! They wil...

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01/26/19

5:30-9pm

Tenafly Nature Center

Tenafly

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween

$35 members; $40 non-members; $10 sibling discount

Hey Kids 4 and up! Leave the parents at home this evening and visit Tenafly Nature Center! Children will have a meal and participate in fun ac...

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01/26/19

4:30pm

Wolf Conservation Center

South Salem

All Ages

$16; $13 children younger than 12

Enjoy visiting the wolves during their favorite hour - dusk. Learn about the mythology, biology, and ecology of wolf families and discover why it&r...

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01/26/19

1pm

Rye Nature Center

Rye

Young elementary

$5 members; $8 non-members

Every crystal of snow that falls from the sky is unique in its own way. FRNC staff will explore how the falling snow forms and you will make your o...

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01/26/19

11:00 AM TO 12:00 PM

Queens Botanical Garden

Flushing

Young elementary, Tween

$12 per child

Kids will learn about the various parts of trees, their functions, and will use parts of trees to make a craft for take home! Program concludes wit...

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01/26/19

2-3:30pm

Clay Pit Ponds Interpretive Center

Staten Island

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

FREE

Paint and assemble terra cotta pots to create outdoor bird baths and make a variety of different types of bird feeders out of recycled materials. P...

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01/26/19

2-3:30pm

New York Aquarium

Coney Island

Young elementary, Tween

$60

Children will experience first-hand what it's like to be an animal keeper! This fast-paced program is jammed full of special experiences that d...

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01/26/19

11am-3pm

Central Park Bandshell Area

Upper Manhattan

All Ages

FREE

Winter Jam is a free winter sports festival for New Yorkers of all ages! Partners at Gore Mountain will blow lots of snow in the heart of Manhattan...

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01/26/19

430pm

Wolf Conservation Center

So Salem

All Ages

$16 adults; $13 children under 12

Winter Howl for Pups of All Ages Date: January 26, 2019 Time: 4:30 pm Fee: $16 – adults / $13 – children under 12 Enjoy visiting the wo...

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01/26/19

1pm.

Rye Nature Center

Rye

Young elementary

$5 person members; $8 person non-members

Every crystal of snow that falls from the sky is unique in its own way. FRNC staff will explore how the falling snow forms and you will make your o...

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01/26/19

Anytime 12pm-2pm

Hicks Nurseries

Westbury

Young elementary, Tween

$10 plus tax per child

Children can help feed the birds this winter by making their very own pine cone bird feeder at Hicks. Cost: $10 +tax per child. Reservations are no...

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01/26/19

1pm-2pm

Teatown Lake Reservation

Ossining

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Adult, All Ages

$8 non-members; free for members

What an amazing array of extraordinary senses animals have – the better to hear, see and smell with. Some of Teatown’s animal ambassado...

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01/26/19

10-11:30am

Woodcock Nature Center

Wilton

All Ages

FREE

Join Mr. Sam for a hike where we'll investigate whats going on in nature in the winter season and explore different resident species such as bi...

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