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Sat 16 Jul
What's Doing the Blooming? Summer Edition
Saturday, July 16, 2022 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
Join us on the grounds of the Preserve in search of summer wildflowers! See if you can identify these warm weather treasures with the help of a field guide. Adult Program. Please call for Reservations: (631) 265-1054
Sat 06 Aug
Bat Safari
Saturday, August 6, 2022 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
Enter the mysterious world of these fascinating and misunderstood creatures! Separate myth from reality during a walk around the park at dusk. As the sun sets, we will search for bats as they begin their evening insect hunt!. Family Program. Please call for Reservations: (631) 265-1054.
Sat 27 Aug
Intro to Fishing Clinic
Saturday, August 27, 2022 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
Join us at scenic Willow Pond for a children's introduction to catch and release fishing. Discover the different types of fishing poles, tackle, and bait, and which is best to use in a fresh water pond. View casting demonstrations and a lesson on the different types of fish that make Willow Pond their home. Then stay for some catch and release fishing! Poles, tackle, and bait will be provided. For children under age 15. Children's Program. Please call for Reservations: (631) 265-1054.
Sat 03 Sep
Dragonfly Safari
Saturday, September 3, 2022 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
Did you know dragonflies love to eat mosquitoes? Discover the dragonfly's beautiful colors, life-cycle, and fascinating behaviors. Enjoy outdoor observation of these wonderful creatures in their natural habitat. We will even catch and release a few so you may see them up close! Family Program. Please call for Reservations: (631) 265-1054.
Sat 17 Sep
Pond Exploration
Saturday, September 17, 2022 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve
There's more to Willow Pond than meets the eye! Below the surface of the water lives a vibrant ecosystem! Join us for a pond scoop, where we will get a close-up, hands-on look at some of the tiny creatures that make their home in the water! Family program. Please call for Reservations: (631) 265-1054.