Bear Necessities

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January 04, 2014


Alley Pond Environmental Center


Pre-school & younger

$21 per child

Event description: What is necessary for polar bears to live in the ice and snow? Children ages 3-4 will study polar bears and find out. Learn the bear facts through story time, experiments, a craft and more. This program includes a snack, live animals, (sorry no polar bears), and a nature walk (weather permitting). Participants must be toilet trained. Space is limited, 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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