Alley ECOclub: Icey Extremes

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January 13, 2018

12:30pm.

Alley Pond Environmental Center

Douglaston

Tween

$25

Event description:

Every wonder why ice floats in a glass instead of sinking to the bottom? Want to learn why freezing water becomes snow, sleet, ice, or hail?  Learn about ice and the extreme organisms that can survive its chilling effects! Young discoverers will be doing some cool science experiments with dry ice. Kids will learn about extremophiles like lichens and mosses. Participants will take home their own DIY moss gardens. Registration required.

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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