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National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey
Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
$39.50; $32.50 children ages 3-12
Explore the Pacific Ocean as a family—without even leaving New York City! Through a virtual immersive experience, you'll&n...
Greenburgh Nature Center
$8; $5 members
Learn about Earth's forgotten heroes: bugs! At this program, you will get to meet some interesting insects and hear about the important jobs th...
Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary
Big ears! Sharp claws! Slimy skin! Those are just a few of the adaptations that help animals to survive. See the incredible ways an animal's ad...
The Nature Place Day Camp
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$25 per person
Throughout history, humans have recognized that their security and survival depend on providing for themselves the four sacred, basic needs: shelte...
Caleb Smith State Park
When fall arrives, many creatures get ready for the harsh weather of winter. Through hands-on activities and costumes, discover how many animals an...
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Does your child dream of being a veterinarian? Send them to APEC to learn the basics of animal care. All animals need food, water and shelter to su...
Have you ever wondered what your pet was thinking, or whether the fly on the wall could feel emotions like we do? We’re taking animal care to...
George Seuffert Bandshell, Forest Park
The NYC Compost Project hosted by Queens Botanical Garden and NYC Parks are leading Leaf Crunch 2019 in Forest Park. Come help us rake l...
Grand Army Plaza
$20 adults suggested donation; $10 children under 12
A great abundance of edible and medicinal wild plants and mushrooms makes this park a great place for foraging in late fall.&nb...
Wyckoff House Museum
Drop in with the family to explore New York City’s oldest house. Arrive by 1pm for a unique hands-on making activity.
Join NYU and Queens Botanical Garden for a Honey Bee Extravaganza!
Hallockville Museum and Farm
$7; $5 members
Mary Laura Lamont, local naturalist and birding expert, will lead the search through the woods and fields of Hallockville and Hallock State Pa...
Center for Science Teaching and Learning-Tanglewood Preserve
Young elementary, Tween
Fossils may be from creatures long gone, but their bones are still with us and have stories to tell if you know how to read them! Come learn about ...
Greenwich Audubon Center
Have you ever wondered what birds are visiting your backyard bird feeders or how to attract certain species of birds to your yard? Come learn about...
Have you ever wondered how birds, reptiles, amphibians and mammals care for their young? This program will focus on parents and their offspring in ...
Flat Rock Brook Nature Center
Can you find all the items among the falling leaves in just one hour? You’ll need to be quick on your feet and sharp with your eyes to find t...
Sunken Meadow State Park
Create an interesting wreath using grasses, sea shells, driftwood and whatever else found on the shore. Limited to 16 people. Bring ribbon if you l...
Caumsett Historic State Park Preserve
In this hands on program geared for the average adult, learn how to find food, start a fire, and build shelter. approximately 1 mile walk. For reas...
Baby, Pre-school & younger
Sample Fall fruits and veggies which will also be shared with APEC’s animal guests. Encourage your child’s love of reading by sharing a...
There are many clues in nature that help us better understand animals and plants living around us. Develop your investigation skills by examining i...
Pat Dolan Trail
Come help the FMCP Environmental Team clear out and add new wood chips to the Pat Dolan Trail near Willow Lake Preserve! All tools provided (please...
Sheldrake Environmental Center
Turkeys are a symbol of Thanksgiving, but Wild Turkeys are so much more than just dinner. Did you know that these huge, heavy birds can fly? And ev...
Connetquot River State Park Preserve
Pre-school & younger
Explore the natural world around us. This programs will connect children and their parents with nature through short walks, animal visitors, and cr...
$25.99; $22.74 senior; $19.24 child
Bring in your favorite stuffed animal to get a free check-up by the vet staff and learn how you can protect and care for other animals.
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's Outdoor Education Center
$10; $8 members; $7 children; $5 children members
Learn about these nocturnal raptors and their fascinating natural history. Meet a live owl from the Nature Museum’s collection. Registe...
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