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Decomposer Detectives Family Walk at Wave Hill

Decomposer Detectives Family Walk

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  • Oct. 19, 2019 through Oct. 20, 2019, 12pm and 1pm
  • Wave Hill
  • West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx
  • 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

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.

About Wave Hill

West 249th Street and Independence Avenue

Bronx, NY


    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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