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Decomposer Detectives Family Walk

October 19, 2019 through October 20, 2019

12pm and 1pm.

Wave Hill


Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

$10; $6 students and seniors 65 and older; $4 children 6–18; free for members and children younger than 6; free admission to grounds until 12pm on Saturday

Decomposer Detectives Family Walk at Wave Hill

Event description:

Are you curious about worms, insects, fungi, and other creatures that live on the forest floor? Grab a magnifying glass and join Wave Hill as a Decomposer Detective! Learn all about the activities of the organisms that help break down dead leaves, wood, and other organic matter in Wave Hill’s Abrons Woodland. Please wear closed-toed shoes and appropriate clothing to be out on this woodland adventure! Ages five and up welcome with an adult.

Address: West 249th Street and Independence Avenue
Bronx, NY 10471
Phone: 718-549-3200

About Wave Hill

Wave Hill is a 28-acre public garden and cultural center in the Bronx overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades. Its mission is to celebrate the artistry and legacy of its gardens and landscapes, to preserve its magnificent views, and to explore human connections to the natural world through programs in horticulture, education and the arts.

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