June Star Safari

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June 15, 2013

8pm-10pm.

Alley Pond Environmental Center

Douglaston

Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$12 ;$7.00 children ages 7-12

Event description: Join Astronomer Mark Freilich for an exciting evening of star gazing. Participants can understand and appreciate the mystery and beauty of the constellations during an indoor lecture (with hand outs). Then venture outdoors for a guided star safari to learn about and view the moon up close with an outdoor professional telescope. Participants are also welcome to bring their own telescopes. Astronomy workshop will be cancelled if the forecast calls for rain.

Address: 228-06 Northern Blvd.
Douglaston, NY 11362
Phone: 718-229-4000
Website: alleypond.com

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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