Nature & Outdoors Events on Long Island - Page 6

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  • Mar

    09

    Wantagh Nature Trail Walk

    at Mill Pond Preserve Wantagh Time : 09:00 AM

    "Visit Mill Pond and Twin Pond preserves, with plenty of water views; from Wantagh State Pky. Exit W6, go west on Merrick Rd, about 4 blocks to Mill Pond Preserve; park on Merrick Road, meet a...

  • Mar

    10

    FREE

    Save Our Sea Turtles

    at Wilderness Visitor Center Shirley Time : 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM

    Join the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation for this special workshop about the sea turtles in our ocean waters, and what you can do to help protect them. After an indoor...

  • Mar

    10

    Heckscher Circular

    at Heckscher State Park East Islip Time : 10:00 AM

    "We will do a leisurely loop in this state park at the south end of the L.I. Trail; if muddy we will stick to the paved paths; heavy rain or ice cancels; take Southern State Pkwy. to its end a...

  • Mar

    10

    Family Program: Owl Pelle

    Family Program: Owl Pellet Discussion

    at Connetquot River State Park Preserve Oakdale Time : 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM

    Family Program: Owl Pellet Dissection Connetquot River State Park Preserve 1:30-3:00pm Owls come in many shapes and sizes, from a variety of habitats all over the world. Explore the...

  • Mar

    12

    Tiny Tots Nature Discoveries - Forever Green

    at Connetquot River State Park Preserve Oakdale Time : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    "Explore the natural world around us. These programs will connect children and their parents with nature through short walks, animal visitors, and crafts. Children ages 3 -5." - NYS Parks...

  • Mar

    15

    Family Program: After Dar

    Family Program: After Dark Stroll

    at Connetquot River State Park Preserve Oakdale Time : 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

    Family Program: After Dark Stroll Connetquot River State Park Preserve  7-9pm Have you ever wanted to explore the Preserve after dark? Now is your chance! Join us for a stroll afte...

  • Mar

    16

    World Water Day Beach Clean-up

    at Garvies Point Museum and Preserve Glen Cove Time : 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM

    Join Garvies Point Museum & Preserve in cleaning up the beach. RSVP requested.

  • Mar

    16

    Must See Hiking Destinations of Long Island

    at Connetquot River State Park Preserve Oakdale Time : 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

    "Take a hike! Get outside and explore the Long Island Pine Barrens' deepest secrets and more! James Daniels, author of The Must See Hiking Destinations of Long Island, and local high...

  • Mar

    16

    Lights, Color, Refraction!

    at Jones Beach State Park Wantagh Time : 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

    "Have you ever heard of ROY G BIV? You’ll certainly be an expert by the end of this program, filled with hands-on activities that will help us explore the many ways that light bounces,...

  • Mar

    16

    St. Patrick's Day 5K & Little Leprechaun's Fun Run

    at The Irish Times Pub Holbrook Time : 09:00 AM

    The St. Patrick's Day 5K & Little Leprechaun's Fun Run will be held in Holbrook on Saturday, March 16th. Visit the attached website for registration details.

  • Mar

    16

    26th Annual "Go For The Green" 5K Run & 1 Mile Family Fun Run

    at Smithtown Elementary School Smithtown Time : 09:30 AM

    The 26th Annual "Go For The Green" 5K Run & 1 Mile Family Fun Run will be held on Saturday, March 16th. Visit the attached website for registration details.

  • Mar

    16

    FREE

    Now Sowing: Potatoes, Peas and Greens Galore

    at Glen Cove Public Library Glen Cove Time : 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    The Glen Cove Public Library will present a special program centered on the basics of starting a vegetable garden.

  • Mar

    16

    Spotted Salamander Search with Andy

    at South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center Bridgehampton Time : 08:00 PM

    "On this walk to one of our vernal ponds, we’ll be searching for the Spotted Salamander, one of our four native mole salamanders. This salamander is a beauty, with its shiny black body...

  • Mar

    16

    FREE

    SOFO Young Birders Club with Miles Todaro

    at South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center Bridgehampton Time : 10:00 AM

    "Birding is a great way to make new friends, learn about the environment, and get outside! The South Fork Natural History Museum is delighted to continue hosting its Young Birders Club....

  • Mar

    16

    Debris in Our Marine Environment

    at Hallock State Park Riverhead Time : 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

    "Join the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society to learn about how the wildlife in our Sound and bays are harmed by marine debris such as straws, plastic bottles, and "ghost" fishing...