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LIVING LAB: SOIL SCIENCE

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  • Feb. 01, 2020, 10:30am-12:00pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 22475 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Young elementary
  • $21

What can be found in the dirt beneath us?! Join us as we get our hands dirty while discovering what is in the soil. We will use microscopes to get a closer look and perhaps even find living things. Then we will meet some animal friends that like to live in the soil. Join us as we explore the question what does it mean to be alive. Each session will include experiments with the help of live animals or plants.

About Alley Pond Environmental Center

22475 76th Ave.

Oakland Gardens, 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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