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Thu 26 Jan
Tiny Tots: Nature Discoveries
Thursday, January 26, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

This is a special time for both parent and child to discover the wonders of their natural world together. Each program's theme will use nature explorations and hands-on activities as a springboard for learning. Children ages 3-5. Held on Thursdays: 10:00 - 11:00 am

January 26 Spinning In Space
February 9 Slippery Seals
February 23 To Nature With Love
March 9 What's Green?
March 23 Who Gives A Hoot?

Registration: Required
Sun 29 Jan
Extreme Cold Survivors
Sunday, January 29, 2017 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

Explore some of the fascinating ways that animals survive in extremely cold weather. Through fun experiments and hands-on activities we will find out what life is like for these hearty survivors.

Family Program

$4.00 per person
Children under 3 are free unless participating.

Registration: Required
Thu 09 Feb
Tiny Tots: Nature Discoveries
Thursday, February 9, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

This is a special time for both parent and child to discover the wonders of their natural world together. Each program's theme will use nature explorations and hands-on activities as a springboard for learning. Children ages 3-5. Held on Thursdays: 10:00 - 11:00 am


February 9 Slippery Seals
February 23 To Nature With Love
March 9 What's Green?
March 23 Who Gives A Hoot?

Registration: Required
Sun 12 Feb
Prehistoric Hysteria
Sunday, February 12, 2017 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

Journey back in time to explore our prehistoric past! What kind of creatures lived then and how do we know that they did? Discover what it is like to be a paleontologist during our fossil hunt and enjoy making your own fossil.

Children's Program

$4.00 per person
Children under 3 are free unless participating.

Registration: Required
Thu 23 Feb
Tiny Tots: Nature Discoveries
Thursday, February 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

This is a special time for both parent and child to discover the wonders of their natural world together. Each program's theme will use nature explorations and hands-on activities as a springboard for learning. Children ages 3-5. Held on Thursdays: 10:00 - 11:00 am

February 23 To Nature With Love
March 9 What's Green?
March 23 Who Gives A Hoot?

Registration: Required
Fri 24 Feb
Wildlife Oddities
Friday, February 24, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 786-4640

There are some mighty odd plants and animals that live on Long Island and in the preserve. Join us as we explore these fun and fascinating wildlife oddities and compare them to others in the world.

Family Program

$4.00 per person
Children under 3 are free unless participating.

Registration: Required
Sat 25 Feb
Fearsome Jaws of Dinosaurs
Saturday, February 25, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

Discover how fearsome and large these awesome creatures were! We will compare them to animals living today. Explore how fossils are formed through hands on activities and make a fun craft to take home.

Family Program

$4.00 per person
Children under 3 are free unless participating.

Registration: Required
Sun 05 Mar
South Side Winter Trek
Sunday, March 5, 2017 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

We will trek through the south side of the property by the Nissequogue River to see nature's beauty in the wintertime. Bring your cameras and drinking water. Bridges can be slippery so wear non-skid shoes andbring a walking stick. Meet on the south side. (If conditions are hazardous, we may have to cancel.)

Adult Program

$4.00 per person
Children under 3 are free unless participating.

Registration: Required
Thu 09 Mar
Tiny Tots: Nature Discoveries
Thursday, March 9, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

This is a special time for both parent and child to discover the wonders of their natural world together. Each program's theme will use nature explorations and hands-on activities as a springboard for learning. Children ages 3-5. Held on Thursdays: 10:00 - 11:00 am

March 9 What's Green?
March 23 Who Gives A Hoot?

Sat 18 Mar
Suncatchers
Saturday, March 18, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

Discover some interesting facts about the sun and why it is so important. Then make a unique craft that will capture the rays from the sun and transform them into many brilliant colors to brighten up your home.

Children's Program

$4.00 per person
Children under 3 are free unless participating.

Registration: Required
Sun 19 Mar
Goodbye Winter
Sunday, March 19, 2017 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

Let's say goodbye to winter with a walk through the preserve. We will watch for early signs of spring as we explore the forests and fields.

Family Program

$4.00 per person
Children under 3 are free unless participating.

Registration: Required
Thu 23 Mar
Tiny Tots: Nature Discoveries
Thursday, March 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

This is a special time for both parent and child to discover the wonders of their natural world together. Each program's theme will use nature explorations and hands-on activities as a springboard for learning. Children ages 3-5. Held on Thursdays: 10:00 - 11:00 am

March 23 Who Gives A Hoot?

Sat 01 Apr
Windcatchers
Saturday, April 1, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve Nature Museum
(631) 265-1054

Wind plays an important part in our world. Discover the advantages and disadvantages of the wind through hands-on activities and games. Afterwards, you'll create a unique windcatcher to use at home.

Family Program

$4.00 per person
Children under 3 are free unless participating.

Registration: Required