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March 09, 2013
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Pre-school & younger
Who lived here before we did? What did they eat? What kind of houses did they live in? What kind of games did their children play? Children will learn about the original inhabitants of Queens, the Native Americans. See and touch actual artifacts. This program includes games, songs, a snack, a craft, live animals and a nature walk (weather permitting). Participants must be toilet trained.
Address: 228-06 Northern Blvd. Douglaston, NY 11363
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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