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Tiny Tots: "Nature Discoveries"-Seeds
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Explore the natural world around us. These programs will connect children and theirparents with nature through short programs, walks, animal visitors, and crafts. Children ages 3 -5. Held on Tuesday: 10:30 - 11:30 am and 1:30 - 2:30 pm.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

 Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Tiny Tots: Programs for pre-k through k. Ages 3 - 5. Parents and children are encouraged to learn about the natural world around them by using their senses.

Registration: Required
Family Adventure: Lunar X Star Gaze
Saturday, April 25, 2015 08:00 PM - 09:30 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

With it's limited light pollution, the Nature Center is a perfect place to stargaze. The Amateur Observers Society will be on hand to give advice on telescope set-up, and to help you explore the beautiful night sky.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Family Adventures: These programs are usually ideal for children ages 5 and up along with their families.

 

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-ventures: Spring Migration Hike
Sunday, April 26, 2015 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

This is a great time to be outdoors and bird watching is a great rea-son. Enjoy a stroll through different habitats where we will observe migratory birds as they visit this area on their journey north.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Adult Ed-ventures: Ages 18 and up. All programs are conducted on an adult level.

 

Registration: Required
I Love My Park Day
Saturday, May 2, 2015 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 679-7201

Come join us at Jones Beach State Park to celebrate the fourth annual I Love My Park Day. I Love My Park Day is an exciting statewide event to improve and enhance New York's parks and historic sites and bring visibility to the entire park's system and its needs.

Project 1: Volunteers to help with beach clean-up. All ages are welcome. All volunteers please bring sunscreen, hat, and water.

Project 2: Volunteers will participate in installing a snow fence on the beach. Please bring sunscreen, hat, and water. All ages are welcome.

Volunteer Meeting Location: West Bath House employee lot

Register at: I Love My Park Day
With any questions, please contact: (516) 679-7201

Registration: Required
Family Advenutres: Baywalk
Sunday, May 3, 2015 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Let's go for a stroll along the bay. Together, we will discover some of the plants and animals that make this unique environment their home.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Family Adventures: These programs are usually ideal for children ages 5 and up along with their families.

 

Registration: Required
Tiny Tots: "Nature Discoveries"-I Love Mommy
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Explore the natural world around us. These programs will connect children and theirparents with nature through short programs, walks, animal visitors, and crafts. Children ages 3 -5. Held on Tuesday: 10:30 - 11:30 am and 1:30 - 2:30 pm.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

 Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Tiny Tots: Programs for pre-k through k. Ages 3 - 5. Parents and children are encouraged to learn about the natural world around them by using their senses.

Registration: Required
Family Advenutre: Stargazing
Friday, May 8, 2015 08:00 PM - 09:30 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Join the Amateur Observer's Society this winter as we observe the stars and constellations. Together we'll discover more about these diamonds in the sky.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Family Adventures: These programs are usually ideal for children ages 5 and up along with their families.

 

Registration: Required
Fun for Kids: Tracks & Trees
Saturday, May 9, 2015 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Who's footprint is that? Where did that feather come from? Join us at the Nature Center as we figure out which animals have been here using the clues they leave for us.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Fun for Kids: Ages 6 & up. Programs are conducted for elementary age children and older. Children MUST be accompanied by an adult.

 

Registration: Required
Family Adventure: Horseshoe Crab Night Walk
Saturday, May 16, 2015 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Did you know that horseshoe crabs are called "living fossils" because they have been on earth since before dinosaurs? Join us as weexplore the lives of these fascinating creatures. As well as some of the other spring visitors.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Family Adventures: These programs are usually ideal for children ages 5 and up along with their families.

 

Registration: Required
2015 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach
Saturday, May 23, 2015 12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

The show sees the return of the United States Air Force Thunderbirds as headliners. Also performing will be the US Army Golden Knight Parachute Team,Breitling Jet Team, 106th ANG/NY Rescue, Sean D. Tucker, John Klatt, Screamin Sasquatch, GEICO Skytypers, American Airpower Museum Warbirds, David Windmiller, and the Miss GEICO Speedboat.

Fee: $10 Vehicle use fee

2015 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach
Sunday, May 24, 2015 12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

The show sees the return of the United States Air Force Thunderbirds as headliners. Also performing will be the US Army Golden Knight Parachute Team,Breitling Jet Team, 106th ANG/NY Rescue, Sean D. Tucker, John Klatt, Screamin Sasquatch, GEICO Skytypers, American Airpower Museum Warbirds, David Windmiller, and the Miss GEICO Speedboat.

Fee: $10 Vehicle use fee

Family Adventures: Horseshoe Crab Night Walk
Saturday, May 30, 2015 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Did you know that horseshoe crabs are called "living fossils" because they have been on earth since before dinosaurs? Join us as weexplore the lives of these fascinating creatures. As well as some of the other spring visitors.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Family Adventures: These programs are usually ideal for children ages 5 and up along with their families.

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-Venture: Adult Baywalk
Sunday, May 31, 2015 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Come to the Nature Center for a stroll down to the bay, This unique brackish water environment is home to a wide variety of plants and animals. Together, we will investigate what the tide has left behind.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Adult Ed-ventures: Ages 18 and up. All programs are conducted on an adult level.

 

Registration: Required
Tiny Tots: "Nature Discoveries"- Horseshoe Crabs
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Explore the natural world around us. These programs will connect children and theirparents with nature through short programs, walks, animal visitors, and crafts. Children ages 3 -5. Held on Tuesday: 10:30 - 11:30 am and 1:30 - 2:30 pm.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Tiny Tots: Programs for pre-k through k. Ages 3 - 5. Parents and children are encouraged to learn about the natural world around them by using their senses.

Registration: Required
Family Adventures: Horseshoe Crab Night Walk
Sunday, June 7, 2015 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Did you know that horseshoe crabs are called "living fossils" because they have been on earth since before dinosaurs? Join us as weexplore the lives of these fascinating creatures. As well as some of the other spring visitors.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Family Adventures: These programs are usually ideal for children ages 5 and up along with their families.

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-ventures: Plover Poetry Walk
Saturday, June 13, 2015 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

During the Spring we get some special visitors to our shores. Join us for a walk along the shore and then come inside to compose some poetry about what we all experienced.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Adult Ed-ventures: Ages 18 and up. All programs are conducted on an adult level.

 

Registration: Required
Tiny Tots: "Nature Discoveries"-Happy Father's Day
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Explore the natural world around us. These programs will connect children and theirparents with nature through short programs, walks, animal visitors, and crafts. Children ages 3 -5. Held on Tuesday: 10:30 - 11:30 am and 1:30 - 2:30 pm.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Tiny Tots: Programs for pre-k through k. Ages 3 - 5. Parents and children are encouraged to learn about the natural world around them by using their senses.

Registration: Required
Fun for Kids: Fins to Scales
Saturday, June 27, 2015 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

From salmon and flounder to trout and bass, fish come in all shapes and sizes. Join us as we find out what makes them all tick. Through dissection, we will explore the internal and externalanatomy of fish.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Fun for Kids: Ages 6 & up. Programs are conducted for elementary age children and older. Children MUST be accompanied by an adult.

 

Registration: Required
Tiny Tots: "Nature Discoveries"-Frogs & Toads
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

Explore the natural world around us. These programs will connect children and theirparents with nature through short programs, walks, animal visitors, and crafts. Children ages 3 -5. Held on Tuesday: 10:30 - 11:30 am and 1:30 - 2:30 pm.

RESERVATIONS are required for all programs and will be accepted beginning two weeks in advance of each program for all facilities. Call (516) 780-3295 or (516) 785-3614 to make reservations. Space is limited.

Fees: $4.00 per person, children under 3 free (unless otherwise noted). Vehicle use fees must be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations: If you are unable to keep your reservation, please call and cancel so others may have the opportunity to attend. Latecomers will forfeit their reservation.

Tiny Tots: Programs for pre-k through k. Ages 3 - 5. Parents and children are encouraged to learn about the natural world around them by using their senses.

Registration: Required
2015 Jones Beach Volleyball Tournament
Saturday, July 18, 2015 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

A free volleyball tournament that is played on sand courts. There are two divisions, 4-player teams and 6-player teams, which are open to males and females. Awards ceremony is at the conclusion of each division's match.

Location: Jones Beach West End Games Area Volleyball Courts

Fee: Free. $10 Vehicle use fee

 

2015 Jones Beach Volleyball Tournament
Sunday, July 19, 2015 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Theodore Roosevelt Nature Center
Phone: (516) 780-3295

A free volleyball tournament that is played on sand courts. There are two divisions, 4-player teams and 6-player teams, which are open to males and females. Awards ceremony is at the conclusion of each division's match.

Location: Jones Beach West End Games Area Volleyball Courts

Fee: Free. $10 Vehicle use fee

 

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