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Sun 09 Dec
Pinecone Creations
Sunday, December 9, 2018 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Nature Center
(516) 780-3295

Children's Program: Pine cones open up to spread their seeds in Autumn, and then drop from their trees in winter. So this is a great time to find them and make some crafts! Join us as we collect some and create fun pine cone animals to take home! Reservations are required: (516) 780-3295
Registration: Required
Tue 11 Dec
Tiny Tots: Nature Discoveries
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Jones Beach Nature Center
(516) 780-3295

December 11th- Happy Holidays

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. Held on Tuesdays: 10:30 - 11:30 am

Sun 16 Dec
Holiday Wreath
Sunday, December 16, 2018 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Nature Center
(516) 780-3295

Family Program: The Holiday season is in full swing. Why not welcome friends and family with something festive for your front door? Come create a beautiful natural wreath to ring in the New Year. Display it at home or give it as a gift. There is an additional $5 per person for materials. (no charge if you bring your own wreath) Reservations are required: (516) 780-3295
Registration: Required
Sat 22 Dec
Winter Solstice Hike
Saturday, December 22, 2018 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Jones Beach Nature Center
(516) 780-3295

Adult Program: Grab your hiking shoes and join us for a beach walk during the shortest daylight time of the year: the winter solstice! On this invigorating hike, you will search for all sorts of creatures that make Jones Beach their winter home. Reservations are required: (516) 780-3295
Registration: Required
Tue 01 Jan
1st Day Hike New years Day Seal Walk
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Jones Beach Nature Center
(516) 780-3295

Family Program: Happy New Year! Welcome in 2019 by taking a stroll along the beach to see our winter visitors. Dress for the weather! Reservations are required: (516) 780-3295
Registration: Required
Tue 01 Jan
First Day Hike
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 10:30 AM
Jones Beach Nature Center
(516) 780-3295

Our winter visitors are here! Come join us for a short talk about seals, then caravan with us to the shore line where we walk to view the seals in the Bay. Don't forget to bundle, and bring binoculars if you would like a closer view.

Registration: Required
Sun 27 Jan
Winter Run Series-5K
Sunday, January 27, 2019 11:00 AM
Jones Beach Nature Center
(516) 780-3295

Last of the weekly 5K runs. Registration for this race is $15 per entry. Each race will include an awards ceremony, refreshments, and raffle prizes. See application for more details or call the Long Island Region Recreation Department, 631-321-3510.
Registration: Required