Nature Programs

2017 Nature Programs


Our adult nature programs run between one and two hours. Advance registration is required. Programs are geared for adults only; children under 16 years of age are not permitted to attend. Events usually involve some time outdoors and are held rain or shine, so dress accordingly. For reservations call 516-482-0355. Directions for trips outside the Park District will be mailed upon request. Be sure to ask!

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WALK BEFORE WORK  (register online: [Computer]  [Mobile Device])


Thursday, July 27
7 a.m.
Kings Point Park, meet in first lot at Steamboat Road.
Wake up with nature on this early morning, moderately paced hike. Register by July 20.

LATE SUMMER SEASONAL STROLL


Sunday, August 13
10 a.m.
Kings Point Park, meet in first lot at Steamboat Road.
On this stroll, another in our series designed to observe seasonal changes, we will witness summer's slow subtle change as she withers and goes to seed. Register by August 6.

WALK BEFORE WORK


Tuesday, August 29
7 a.m.
Kings Point Park, meet in first lot at Redbrook Road.
Wake up with nature on this early morning moderately paced hike. Register by August 22.

NATURE AT THE MUSEUM (register online: [Computer]  [Mobile Device])


Sunday, September 10
10 a.m.
Nassau County Museum of Art
Roslyn
Our leisurely saunter on the nature trails will surprise and delight you. Directions: turn left after crossing th 25A Roslyn viaduct going east. Meet in first lot on the left. $2. parking fee. Register by September 2.


BACK TO BACK


Sunday, September 24
11 a.m.- 2 p.m.(approximately)
Avalon Park and East Park Preserve
Stony Brook
We hope you join us for this relaxing, inspiring walk through adjacent preserves. Although questions are most welcom, there will be no formal nature presentation so that we will be able to savor the enchantment of the countryside. Registration is limited to 15 people. Bring lunch and drinking water. Be sure to ask for directions. Register by October 7.

FALL SEASONAL STROLL


Saturday, October 14
11 a.m.
Kings Point Park, meet in first lot at Steamboat Road.
Autumn leaves are the focus of this program. This is one in a series of walks designed to observe seasonal changes. Register by October 7.