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Animal Tales – Creepy Crawling Critters

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  • Oct. 19, 2019, 10:30-11:45am
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 228-06 Northern Blvd., Douglaston
  • Baby & toddler, Pre-school & younger
  • $20

Spiders, roaches and crickets will prepare children for a spooky Halloween season. Encourage your child’s love of reading by sharing a nature related story especially chosen for our littlest nature lovers. Create a nature craft, meet some of APEC’s animals and enjoy a nature walk. Limited to 8 participants and ONE adult per child. No siblings except babies staying in infant seats. Registration required. 

About Alley Pond Environmental Center

228-06 Northern Blvd.

Douglaston, NY

718-229-4000

  • 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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