Young Discoverers: Watching Weather

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August 24, 2013


Alley Pond Environmental Center


Young elementary, Tween


Event description: Come learn what causes the weather and how the weather affects people. Who studies the weather and what instruments do they use to do this? Discoverers ages 8-12 will be taught, hands on, how to create their own weather instruments using household materials. Snack included.

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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