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On the Nature Trail 1:30 pm
On the Nature Trail @ Alley Pond Environmental Center
Jun 3 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
On the Nature Trail @ Alley Pond Environmental Center | New York | United States
NYC Public schools will not be a session on June 3rd – APEC has you covered: Young learners will meet for an engaging afternoon of exploring Alley Pond Park. The afternoon will include nature literacy, scavenger hunt, games, outdoor nature exploration, and animal meet and greet. Masks must be worn for the entire program. Participants
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Engineering is for the Birds 1:30 pm
Engineering is for the Birds @ Alley Pond Environmental Center
Jun 8 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Engineering is for the Birds @ Alley Pond Environmental Center | New York | United States
NYC Public schools are not in session on June 8th. APEC has you covered: Young learners will meet for an engaging afternoon of productive learning and fun in a relaxed environment that will include nature literacy, STEM activity, games, outdoor nature exploration, and animal meet and greet. In this workshop, children will be challenged to
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Welcome Summer Forest Bathing Experience
Welcome Summer Forest Bathing Experience @ Alley Pond Environmental Center
Jun 19 all-day
Welcome Summer Forest Bathing Experience @ Alley Pond Environmental Center | New York | United States
Join certified forest therapy guide, Linda Lombardo, on a walk to reconnect with the natural world around us. We will wander the trails, slow down and notice what most of the world simply walks past; the beauty of nature as we welcome Summer. Ground yourself and connect with the trees as you create some nature
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Summer Solstice Walk 1:00 pm
Summer Solstice Walk @ Alley Pond Environmental Center
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Summer Solstice Walk @ Alley Pond Environmental Center | New York | United States
Celebrate the upcoming Summer Solstice, which ushers in the new season, with a guided walk led by Jocelyn Perez who will discuss plant species found in the park, especially those associated with the Solstice and its traditional folklore. Due to COVID-19 concerns, masks are required. Registration required. Recommended to bring: a notebook and pencil, camera,
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Mid-Summer Edible Plant Stroll 5:30 pm
Mid-Summer Edible Plant Stroll @ Alley Pond Environmental Center
Jun 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Mid-Summer Edible Plant Stroll @ Alley Pond Environmental Center | New York | United States
Come and meet the edible plants of Alley Pond Park with wild foods author Marie Viljoen. On a two-hour midsummer stroll, we will identify a cosmopolitan botanical population as diverse as the borough of Queens. From exotic plants and so-called “weeds” to native species, we will walk and talk about plants that are valued or
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