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December 17, 2018 - December 17, 2017
Meet in the parking lot at Grass Island in Greenwich to take part in a count session. All ages welcome. To RSVP, contact Ted at 203-930-1353 or tgilma...
Prospect Park Audubon Center
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
Blooming Naturalists of all ages can join a tradition more than one hundred years in the making. Join Prospect Park Alliance in thi...
9:30-11am and 1-2:30pm
Staten Island Zoo
$30; $20 children ages 3-14; free for children 2 and younger
Bring the whole family to this fun event which includes a breakfast or lunch buffet, intimate animal encounters (including sloth, groundhog, ferret...
The all-day musical celebration on the shortest day of the year brings together New Yorkers of all ages, musical abilities, and genres to...
Wolf Conservation Center
$14; $11 children
This is the best introduction to wolves for families with young children. Don't forget the camera. Registration is required.
Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium
Cold Spring Harbor
$6; $4 children ages 3-12; free for children younger than 3
Learn about the Hatchery's reptiles and amphibians
1pm and 3pm
Watch the trout jump and splash as they devour a special diet of fish food.
Learn how the hatchery cares for the trout.
Learn to identify animal tracks and make tracks to take home
Greenburgh Nature Center
Ring in the New Year by partying with the animals! Music, food and frolicking fun for animals and people as we say goodbye to 2017 and greet 2018!<...
Prospect Park/Grand Army Plaza
Join Prospect Park Alliance for this annual fireworks celebration. Help kick off the new year with fireworks, live music, and more. Locations...
$25 suggested donation
The historic Coney Island Polar Bear Club (CIPBC), the nation's original winter bathing club, will embrace 2018 with its annual New Year's ...
If your New Year’s resolution is to get healthy, why not start outdoors? Dress warmly, put on your hiking shoes, and head ...
Blue Heron Nature Center
Explore the winter landscape of Blue Heron Park with experienced park rangers during this non-strenuous hike.
If your New Year’s resolution is to get healthy, why not start outdoors? Dress warmly, put on your hiking shoes, and head to a park...
Connetquot River State Park Preserve
At Connetquot River State Park Preserve you will be led by a Park guide exploring the changes in the forest during the winter and search for ...
Start the year off right. Learn about LI's winter habitats. Family friendly, dress weather appropriate, Pre registration required, limited...
Fire Island Lighthouse
Meet at the Robert Moses State Park Field #5 at 10am. Join this guided walk around the western end of the National Seashore. Learn about how the be...
Bethpage State Park
Bethpage State Park will be having a 5-mile hike which will start at the playground in the picnic area.
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Kick off the New Year with a First Day Hike at Caumsett. Meet at the entrance parking lot by the flagpole for a moderate (gradual hill) 3...
Tenafly Nature Center
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
$10; $30 per family
New Jersey has been known to have some harsh winters. So how does all our wildlife survive? Join an Environmental Educator as we explore the variou...
Enjoy the season with a guided walk along one of Tenafly Nature Center’s trails with an Environmental Educator. Whether a first time visitor ...
Join Prospect Park Alliance to explore the Park’s nature trails and discover the beautiful plumage and fascinating behavior of the Park&rsquo...
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's Outdoor Discovery Center
$7; $5 children
Winter is the most stressful time of year for New York’s wildlife. But animals have strategies for survival in winte: hibernation, migra...
Sands Point Preserve
call for cost
Explore the winter habits of our local wildlife and enjoy a guided walk in the frosty woods.
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