Tiny Tots Snowflakes-$4 due upon arrival

Hempstead Lake State Park Eagle Avenue, West Hempstead, NY, United States

These programs will connect children and their parents with nature through short walks, animal visitors, and crafts.Reservations are required for all programs. Space is limited. If you are unable to…

Backyard Sugaring @ Muscoot Farm

Did you know that you can make your own maple syrup right in your backyard? Come by to learn about the equipment you will need, identifying sugar maples in all…

Hike to the Hatchery: Family Program, $4 per person upon arrival

Connetquot River State Park Preserve 4090 Sunrise Highway, Oakdale, NY, United States

Explore the Trout Hatchery with us!Enjoy a leisurely hike to the fish hatchery where we will explore what we see in nature along the way. Once at the hatchery, we…

Black History Month Art Program, Adult Program, $4 per adult upon arrival

Caleb Smith State Park Preserve 581 W Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown, NY, United States

Learn about the life and art of African American painter Horace Pippin.See how African American painter Horace Pippin’s artwork reflected upon America’s history of slavery, segregation, and war before learning…

Preschool Art and Story Time

Each class will begin by reading a children’s story that is connected to nature. We will then use the story for inspiration and create an art project based on the…


Winter Wolves @ Wolf Conservation Center

Winter offers families a unique opportunity to visit the wolves during their favorite time of year. Learn about the mythology, biology and ecology of wolf families and discover why this…

Event Series 4-H Young Gardeners Club

4-H Young Gardeners Club

Essex County Environmental Center 621-B Eagle Rock Ave., Roseland, New Jersey

For children in grades K to 12. Have you ever wondered how vegetables and flowers grow? From where spaghetti sauce comes? How to find a rainbow in a garden? The…

Maple Sugaring

The New Weis Center for Education, Arts & Recreation 150 Snake Den Road, Ringwood, NJ, United States

Maple Sugaring Program!

Free Animal Show

Center for Science Teaching & Learning 1450 Tanglewood Road, Rockville Centre, NY

2/17 2/18 2/24 2/25 Our animals can't wait to meet you. Live animal shows free with paid museum admission at 11 am and 2pm

$12 – $15

Keepsakes: Guatemala

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York, United States

Co-presented with Bula Arts and Culture, join us for a Saturday Family Workshop highlighting Guatemala. Create a keepsake to take home, plus an interactive live performance and storytelling by Ch’umilkaj…


Fun with Bluey!

Liberty Hall Museum 1003 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ, United States

Bluey Fun at Liberty Hall!Hey Mate! This episode of Bluey is called "Fun!" Join us for a fun-filled afternoon at this Bluey-themed event. Get ready to play games, crafts, and…

Sugaring Days

Teatown 1600 Spring Valley Rd, Ossining, NY

Stoke up the fire, it’s sugaring season at Teatown! From tapping to collecting, boiling to bottling, Teatown’s naturalists will be in Warren’s Sugar House sharing facts and folklore about this sweet time of year.