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Family Animal Meet & Greet

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  • Nov. 11, 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm and 1:00-2:00pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 228-06 Northern Blvd., Douglaston
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $18

Enjoy a family experience meeting animals at APEC! Learn some interesting facts about animals and meet five different animals from APEC’s Animal Collection. Friends are also welcome as part of your party of FOUR. Registration required.

About Alley Pond Environmental Center

228-06 Northern Blvd.

Douglaston, NY


  • 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

Upcoming Events at Alley Pond Environmental Center