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June 15, 2013
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Young elementary, Tween
Do you love animals? Help care for APEC's animals. Children ages 8-12, will learn about the interesting job of an animal caretaker, and enjoy hands-on experience in feeding, brushing, cleaning and learning all about the animals' needs. Animal care trainee certificate included. Preregistration is required.
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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