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APEC Focus on Nature Photo Contest for Children

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  • May. 04, 2020 through May. 31, 2020, Anytime
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 224-65 76th Ave., Oakland Gardens
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Calling all junior photographers! Alley Pond Environmental Center in Queens, NY, is hosting a photo contest for children ages 12 & under. Submissions should capture the saying "April Showers Bring May Flowers." Email digital photos to contact@alleypond.com by May 31. Include child's first name, age and city of residence! Contest is open to children throughout the globe! The winner will be mailed a t-shirt and water bottle. Winner will be announced on June 5-World Environment Day!

About Alley Pond Environmental Center

224-65 76th Ave.

Oakland Gardens, 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