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Sat 10 Dec
Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles
Saturday, December 10, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join Atlantic Marine Conservation Society for a discussion about the sea turtle species seen in NY waters, the threats they face, and how you can become an active part of sea turtle conservation! Learn how to monitor local beaches for cold-stunned sea turtles and how to report any strandings you encounter to get these endangered species immediate assistance. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions throughout the presentation. No fee, All ages welcome. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 10 Dec
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Saturday, December 10, 2022 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Sun 11 Dec
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Sunday, December 11, 2022 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Sun 11 Dec
Owl Pellets
Sunday, December 11, 2022 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Have you ever peered inside an owl pellet? Snowy owls migrate to Jones Beach most winters, where they feast on small critters and leave their droppings behind. Join us for an afternoon of pellet dissection to uncover the skeletons within! All materials provided. Children (Ages 6-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Tue 13 Dec
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop: Brackish Water
Tuesday, December 13, 2022 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12) Ages 3 and up:& $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 14 Dec
Tiny Tots: Evergreen Trees
Wednesday, December 14, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6) Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 16 Dec
Tiny Tots: Evergreen Trees
Friday, December 16, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6) Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 17 Dec
Wreath Making
Saturday, December 17, 2022 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join us for a fun seasonal craft! Create your very own custom wreaths with items found in nature. Adults & Teens (Ages 12+), Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 18 Dec
Creature Feature
Sunday, December 18, 2022 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center is home to several educational animals—come and meet them! Learn about our reptile species, hear their individual stories, and spend time with them in person. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 18 Dec
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Sunday, December 18, 2022 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Sun 18 Dec
Winter Wonders
Sunday, December 18, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
While the beach may be known to be the hot spot during the summer months, winters at Jones Beach are just as wonderful! Join an educator to learn about identifying the animal tracks from our winter critters and explore how to harvest seeds from the dormant plants. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Tue 20 Dec
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop: Harbor Seals
Tuesday, December 20, 2022 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12) Ages 3 and up:& $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 21 Dec
Tiny Tots: Owls
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6) Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 23 Dec
Tiny Tots: Owls
Friday, December 23, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6) Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 23 Dec
Magic Circuit Wands
Friday, December 23, 2022 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
This magical program teaches the basics of simple-circuit construction in a wizardly way. Cast your favorite spell with your very own circuit wand! Take your wand with you to make magic at home. All materials provided. Children (Ages 7+), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 24 Dec
Winter Birding Walk
Saturday, December 24, 2022 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come down to Jones Beach each week to visit diverse habitats to look for waterfowl, shorebirds, and elusive owls. Bring your hat, gloves, and a warm drink! Binoculars provided. Adults & Teens (Ages 12+), Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 24 Dec
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Saturday, December 24, 2022 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Sat 24 Dec
Winter Wonders
Saturday, December 24, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
While the beach may be known to be the hot spot during the summer months, winters at Jones Beach are just as wonderful! Join an educator to learn about identifying the animal tracks from our winter critters and explore how to harvest seeds from the dormant plants. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 25 Dec
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Sunday, December 25, 2022 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Tue 27 Dec
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop: Winter Illustration
Tuesday, December 27, 2022 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12) Ages 3 and up:& $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 28 Dec
Tiny Tots: Colors
Wednesday, December 28, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6) Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Thu 29 Dec
Birding Platform
Thursday, December 29, 2022 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
The barrier island is a major migratory bird corridor. Stop by the new birding platform located off the bike path by the Center to see what feathered friends fly by! Wheelchair & low-mobility accessible. Binoculars not provided, but an educator will be stationed with a birding scope. No fee, All ages welcome. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 30 Dec
Tiny Tots: Colors
Friday, December 30, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6) Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 30 Dec
Creature Feature
Friday, December 30, 2022 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center is home to several educational animals—come and meet them! Learn about our reptile species, hear their individual stories, and spend time with them in person. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 31 Dec
Winter Birding Walk
Saturday, December 31, 2022 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come down to Jones Beach each week to visit diverse habitats to look for waterfowl, shorebirds, and elusive owls. Bring your hat, gloves, and a warm drink! Binoculars provided. Adults & Teens (Ages 12+), Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 01 Jan
First Day Hike
Sunday, January 1, 2023 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Meet our educators at Field 10 to learn more about the seals along the bay side of Jones Beach. Bring binoculars, and proceed with a trek along the water. Wear multiple warm layers, hats & gloves recommended, boots or waterproof shoes, bring binoculars for seal viewing. For more information please call (516) 809-8222.
Tue 03 Jan
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop
Tuesday, January 3, 2023 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 04 Jan
Tiny Tots
Wednesday, January 4, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Thu 05 Jan
Senior Craft
Thursday, January 5, 2023 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Beat winter boredom by learning to make a new winter craft. Adults & Teens (Ages 12+), Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 06 Jan
Tiny Tots
Friday, January 6, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 06 Jan
Snowy Owl Craft
Friday, January 6, 2023 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join us for a fun seasonal craft! Create your very own snowy owl pinecone craft. Children (Ages 6-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 07 Jan
Seal Walk
Saturday, January 7, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 07 Jan
Winter Birding Walk
Saturday, January 7, 2023 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come down to Jones Beach each week to visit diverse habitats to look for waterfowl, shorebirds, and elusive owls. Bring your hat, gloves, and a warm drink! Binoculars provided. Adults & Teens (Ages 12+), Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 08 Jan
Discover the Dunes
Sunday, January 8, 2023 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Get a taste of Jones Beach with a beautiful and easy walk. Take a guided walk down to the ocean and back to see what plants, animal tracks, and other features of the landscape there are to be seen on a given day, and learn about what makes Jones Beach unique. The walk consists of a there-and-back trail (1 mile). All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 08 Jan
Seal Walk
Sunday, January 8, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 08 Jan
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Sunday, January 8, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Tue 10 Jan
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop
Tuesday, January 10, 2023 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 11 Jan
Tiny Tots
Wednesday, January 11, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 13 Jan
Tiny Tots
Friday, January 13, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 14 Jan
Winter Birding Walk
Saturday, January 14, 2023 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come down to Jones Beach each week to visit diverse habitats to look for waterfowl, shorebirds, and elusive owls. Bring your hat, gloves, and a warm drink! Binoculars provided. Adults & Teens (Ages 12+), Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 14 Jan
Seal Walk
Saturday, January 14, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 14 Jan
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Saturday, January 14, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Sun 15 Jan
Seal Walk
Sunday, January 15, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Mon 16 Jan
Creature Feature
Monday, January 16, 2023 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center is home to several educational animals—come and meet them! Learn about our reptile species, hear their individual stories, and spend time with them in person. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Tue 17 Jan
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop
Tuesday, January 17, 2023 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 18 Jan
Tiny Tots
Wednesday, January 18, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 18 Jan
Teachers' Workshop
Wednesday, January 18, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
The Teachers' Academy at the Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center provides educators with an immersive experience at the Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center. Teachers are placed in the role of students, and learn about how to use the building and site to teach students about environmental design, dune ecology, climate change, coastal resilience, and more. Participants can receive CTLE (Continuing Teacher and Leader Education) hours through the New York State Education Department.$4 fee per teacher. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Thu 19 Jan
Birding Platform
Thursday, January 19, 2023 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
The barrier island is a major migratory bird corridor. Stop by the new birding platform located off the bike path by the Center to see what feathered friends fly by! Wheelchair & low-mobility accessible. Binoculars not provided, but an educator will be stationed with a birding scope. No fee, All ages welcome. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 20 Jan
Tiny Tots
Friday, January 20, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 20 Jan
Creature Feature
Friday, January 20, 2023 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center is home to several educational animals—come and meet them! Learn about our reptile species, hear their individual stories, and spend time with them in person. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 21 Jan
Bird Walk with Audubon
Saturday, January 21, 2023 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
You don't need to be a birder to enjoy the breathtaking sight of Snowy Owls on our beaches in winter! These regal visitors from the north are attracted to the tundra-like setting to hunt and rest. Join us to find them and other winter raptors, shorebirds, and waterfowl, and to learn about the dynamic coastal ecosystem in play during off-season. Photo opportunities abound! Please note, there is no walk if it rains or snows or the temperature is below 25 degrees. All ages welcome. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 21 Jan
Seal Walk
Saturday, January 21, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 22 Jan
Seal Walk
Sunday, January 22, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 22 Jan
Discover the Dunes
Sunday, January 22, 2023 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Get a taste of Jones Beach with a beautiful and easy walk. Take a guided walk down to the ocean and back to see what plants, animal tracks, and other features of the landscape there are to be seen on a given day, and learn about what makes Jones Beach unique. The walk consists of a there-and-back trail (1 mile). All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 22 Jan
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Sunday, January 22, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Tue 24 Jan
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop
Tuesday, January 24, 2023 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 25 Jan
Tiny Tots
Wednesday, January 25, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 27 Jan
Tiny Tots
Friday, January 27, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 28 Jan
Seal Walk
Saturday, January 28, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 28 Jan
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Saturday, January 28, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Sat 28 Jan
Snowy Owl Craft
Saturday, January 28, 2023 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join us for a fun seasonal craft! Create your very own snowy owl pinecone craft. Children (Ages 6-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 29 Jan
Seal Walk
Sunday, January 29, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 29 Jan
Winter Wonders
Sunday, January 29, 2023 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
While the beach may be known to be the hot spot during the summer months, winters at Jones Beach are just as wonderful! Join an educator to learn about identifying the animal tracks from our winter critters and explore how to harvest seeds from the dormant plants. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Tue 31 Jan
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop
Tuesday, January 31, 2023 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 01 Feb
Tiny Tots
Wednesday, February 1, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Thu 02 Feb
Senior Craft
Thursday, February 2, 2023 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Beat winter boredom by learning to make a new winter craft. Adults & Teens (Ages 12+), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 03 Feb
Tiny Tots
Friday, February 3, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 03 Feb
Seal WalK
Friday, February 3, 2023 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free.
Sat 04 Feb
Geology Rocks
Saturday, February 4, 2023 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Discover how rocks are formed and what makes each one unique! With an educator, we'll learn how to identify different types of rocks and put our skills to the test with a hands-on sorting activity. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 04 Feb
Seal Walk
Saturday, February 4, 2023 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free.
Sun 05 Feb
Winter Wonders
Sunday, February 5, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
While the beach may be known to be the hot spot during the summer months, winters at Jones Beach are just as wonderful! Join an educator to learn about identifying the animal tracks from our winter critters and explore how to harvest seeds from the dormant plants. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 05 Feb
Seal Walk
Sunday, February 5, 2023 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free.
Tue 07 Feb
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop
Tuesday, February 7, 2023 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 08 Feb
Tiny Tots
Wednesday, February 8, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 10 Feb
Tiny Tots
Friday, February 10, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 10 Feb
Creature Feature
Friday, February 10, 2023 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center is home to several educational animals—come and meet them! Learn about our reptile species, hear their individual stories, and spend time with them in person. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 11 Feb
Bird Walk with Audubon
Saturday, February 11, 2023 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
You don't need to be a birder to enjoy the breathtaking sight of Snowy Owls on our beaches in winter! These regal visitors from the north are attracted to the tundra-like setting to hunt and rest. Join us to find them and other winter raptors, shorebirds, and waterfowl, and to learn about the dynamic coastal ecosystem in play during off-season. Photo opportunities abound! Please note, there is no walk if it rains or snows or the temperature is below 25 degrees. All ages welcome. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 11 Feb
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Saturday, February 11, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Sat 11 Feb
Seal Walk
Saturday, February 11, 2023 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free.
Sun 12 Feb
Seal Walk
Sunday, February 12, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free.
Sun 12 Feb
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Sunday, February 12, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Sun 12 Feb
Geology Rocks
Sunday, February 12, 2023 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Discover how rocks are formed and what makes each one unique! With an educator, we'll learn how to identify different types of rocks and put our skills to the test with a hands-on sorting activity. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Tue 14 Feb
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop
Tuesday, February 14, 2023 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 15 Feb
Tiny Tots
Wednesday, February 15, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Thu 16 Feb
Teachers' Workshop
Thursday, February 16, 2023 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
The Teachers' Academy at the Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center provides educators with an immersive experience at the Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center. Teachers are placed in the role of students, and learn about how to use the building and site to teach students about environmental design, dune ecology, climate change, coastal resilience, and more. Participants can receive CTLE (Continuing Teacher and Leader Education) hours through the New York State Education Department. $4 fee per teacher. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 17 Feb
Tiny Tots
Friday, February 17, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 17 Feb
Seal Walk
Friday, February 17, 2023 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free.
Sat 18 Feb
Space Craft
Saturday, February 18, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come explore our galaxy through a space craft to acknowledge the work of Katherine Johnson, Mae Jemison, and other scientists and engineers of color. Children (Ages 7-10), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sat 18 Feb
Seal Walk
Saturday, February 18, 2023 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free.
Sun 19 Feb
Winter Wonders
Sunday, February 19, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
While the beach may be known to be the hot spot during the summer months, winters at Jones Beach are just as wonderful! Join an educator to learn about identifying the animal tracks from our winter critters and explore how to harvest seeds from the dormant plants. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 19 Feb
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Sunday, February 19, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Sun 19 Feb
Seal Walk
Sunday, February 19, 2023 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free.
Tue 21 Feb
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop
Tuesday, February 21, 2023 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Wed 22 Feb
Tiny Tots: Space
Wednesday, February 22, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Thu 23 Feb
Birding Platform
Thursday, February 23, 2023 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
The barrier island is a major migratory bird corridor. Stop by the new birding platform located off the bike path by the Center to see what feathered friends fly by! Wheelchair & low-mobility accessible. Binoculars not provided, but an educator will be stationed with a birding scope. No fee, All ages welcome. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 24 Feb
Tiny Tots: Space
Friday, February 24, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Come to Jones Beach and join us for an exciting new activity every week. Your little one will get creative, get moving, and start learning about the fun of the outdoors and of science. RSVP required. Children (Ages 3-6), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Fri 24 Feb
Astronomy Night
Friday, February 24, 2023 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join Dr. Bennington for a night of winter skies! The program will start indoors for a brief talk on the fall sky before heading outside. On our back deck, we will use a telescope to focus on the Moon, the brighter stars, and their constellations.
Sat 25 Feb
Seal Walk
Saturday, February 25, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free.
Sat 25 Feb
OPEN TOUCH TANK
Saturday, February 25, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator and meet marine creatures face-to-face!
Sat 25 Feb
Geology Rocks
Saturday, February 25, 2023 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Discover how rocks are formed and what makes each one unique! With an educator, we'll learn how to identify different types of rocks and put our skills to the test with a hands-on sorting activity. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Sun 26 Feb
Seal Walk
Sunday, February 26, 2023 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
In the winter, Jones Beach welcomes back its winter seal population. Learn about these incredible marine mammals and their migration to Jones Beach, and go for a walk to spot Harbor and Gray Seals feeding in our bay. Please book in advance, capacity is limited. Meet at JBENC. All Ages, Ages 3 and up: $4, 2 and younger: Free.
Sun 26 Feb
Geology Rocks
Sunday, February 26, 2023 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Discover how rocks are formed and what makes each one unique! With an educator, we'll learn how to identify different types of rocks and put our skills to the test with a hands-on sorting activity. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.
Tue 28 Feb
S.T.E.A.M. Workshop
Tuesday, February 28, 2023 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Jones Beach Energy & Nature Center
Join an educator each week to explore a different topic in science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics through experiments, art projects, and more. RSVP required. Children (Ages 8-12), Ages 3 and up: $4. To RSVPs please go to jonesbeachenc.org/programs.