Forest Findings

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June 22, 2013


Alley Pond Environmental Center


Young elementary, Tween


Event description: Calling all scientists between the ages of 8 and 12 to put on their thinking caps and learn about the beautiful deciduous forests. Who lives there? What makes this ecosystem so special? Young discoverers will meet animals and explore the grounds. Pre-registration required.

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

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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