Arbor Day Celebration

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April 27, 2013


Alley Pond Environmental Center


Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$1per participant

Event description: Come celebrate the Earth through action on Arbor Day. Give something back to the planet. With each tree planted participants will help improve the air quality, provide homes and shelter for wildlife, conserve topsoil and help keep the atmosphere in balance. Each participant is asked to bring a native shrub (that will provide food and ground cover for some of the native animals), work gloves, sturdy shoes and clothing that is weather appropriate. Tree planting will take place rain or shine, pre-registration required.

Address: 228-06 Northern Blvd.
Douglaston, NY 11362
Phone: 718-29-4000

About Alley Pond Environmental Center

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. 

Play area: No
Party room: No


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