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IN PERSON March Madness: Science Style - Chemistry in Nature

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Children use chemistry long before they understand it!  Children will be introduced to this field of science with relevant vocabulary by looking at ways we observe and use chemistry every day. All participants must wear masks for the entire program. Limited to 6 child/parent pairs. Only ONE parent per child.  No siblings except babies in carriers or car seats. Ages 4-6.

Upcoming Events at Alley Pond Environmental Center

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