Calendar
Dec
27
Thu
Vacation Nature Camp: Snow Survival @ Pocono Environmental Education Center
Dec 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Animals survive, can your camper? Join us and learn the secrets to winter shelters and fire building. Grades 3-5 only.

Dec
28
Fri
Vacation Nature Camp: Winter Wings @ Pococo Environmental Education Center
Dec 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

It’s fight or flight for our feathered friends. Campers will search for winter snow birds and create bird feeders for home! Grades 3-5 only.

Jan
9
Wed
The Environment of Local Breweries (Adult Program) @ Greenburgh Nature Center
Jan 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Justin DiNino, owner of Tarrytown-based nanobrewery Duncan’s Abbey, will discuss sustainable hop growing, locally sourced ingredients, grain composting and more. Learn about their commitment to sustainable process and the local environment. This program is in partnership with the Sierra Club Lower Hudson Group and will be held at the Dobbs Ferry Public Library.

Feb
13
Wed
Native Plants at Home (Adult Program) @ Greenburgh Nature Center
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Native plants can provide your yard with year-round beauty while providing essential habitats and food sources for wildlife. Micah Slavkin, of Symbiotic Ecological Design, will discuss what makes a plant “native,” why you should consider incorporating them into your garden, and which native plants are best suited for the home landscape. This program is in partnership with the Sierra Club Lower Hudson Group and will be held at the Dobbs Ferry Public Library.

Feb
18
Mon
Winter Nature Experience Camp @ Greenburgh Nature Center
Feb 18 @ 9:30 am – Feb 22 @ 1:30 pm

The weather outside is not as frightful as you might think. Come explore our winter wonderland and discover the hidden secrets of the forest. Express yourself while exploring the many layers of life. Each day of camp includes fun crafts, games, outdoor adventures along with a mid-camp snack. Dress to go outside and get messy, but in case of inclement weather, the program will be held indoors.

 

* Membership is required to register for this program. Membership helps support our educational programs.

Mar
3
Sun
Maple Sugaring Party @ Greenburgh Nature Center
Mar 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us as we continue the sweet tradition of maple sugaring! Featured events include sap collection demonstrations, depictions of Native American and Colonial style sugaring sites, porridge making, maple crafts and treats.

Mar
13
Wed
Film Screening: “Straws” @ Greenburgh Nature Center
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for a screening of the documentary Straws. Director Linda Booker interviews scientists, activists, and restaurant owners about the effects of plastics on the environment. Leave the program with new ideas about what you can do to make a difference. This program is in partnership with the Sierra Club Lower Hudson Group and will be held at the Greenburgh Nature Center.