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March 25, 2012
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Tween, Teen, Adult
Join Alley Pond Environmental Center on Sunday, March 25 at 11am to learn about one of the most familiar insects in the world – the Honeybee! This member of the insect world plays a key role in the human and natural world. The human fascination with this insect began thousands of years ago when people discovered what wonderfully tasty stuff honey is. Come and learn what is happening to bees in today's world. What can you do to help? Learn the life cycle of a honeybee, how a honey harvested from a hive, and more. Call 718-229-4000 to register.
Address: 228-06 Northern Blvd. Douglaston, NY 11362
Stroller parking: Yes Stroller check: Yes
The Alley Pond Environmental Center (APEC), a nonprofit environmental education organization, is dedicated to educating children and adults in the New York metropolitan area, protecting and preserving Alley Pond Park, open spaces and waterbodies, and advocating for sustainable environmental policies and practices.
Alley Pond Park is the home of the Douglaston Estate Windmill, a reminder of their agricultural past.
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