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April 22, 2014
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Young elementary, Tween
$21 per child
Animal lovers can help care for APEC's animals. This program teaches children ages 8-12, about the interesting job of an animal caretaker. Children will have hands-on experience in feeding, brushing, cleaning and learning all about the needs of APEC?s animals. Snack and animal care trainee certificate included! Space is limited, pre-registration 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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