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Tue 11 Dec
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Sat 15 Dec
Annual Wreath Workshop
Saturday, December 15, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 605-3970 ext 201

Create a holiday wreath using fresh greens. Best for pre-teens and adults. RSVP by calling 718-605-3970 x201. Fee of $15 cash/check for materials.

Tue 18 Dec
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Tue 01 Jan
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Tue 01 Jan
First Day Hike
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 01:00 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Take a First Day Hike to start your first day right! We will walk 2 miles of our trails.

Easy to moderate; slight elevation change, unpaved trails, not wheelchair accessible but accessible guided walks will be available that morning upon request.

Meet up location: Nature Interpretive Center at 2351 Veterans Rd W Staten Island, NY 10309

Tue 08 Jan
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Tue 15 Jan
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Sat 19 Jan
Saving Jamaica Bay Screening and Social with the Protectors of Pine Oak Woods
Saturday, January 19, 2019 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Saving Jamaica Bay (76 min) Directed by David Sigal | Produced by Daniel Hendrick | Narrated by Susan Sarandon This documentary tells the story of how one community fought government inaction and overcame Hurricane Sandy to clean up and restore the largest open space in New York City, which had become a dumping ground for garbage [and] sewage… “Saving Jamaica Bay” underscores the importance of citizen action and the role of urban nature in protecting our cities from the effects of climate change. Following the film we will engage in a moderated discussion and enjoy a winter social with hot wassail. Mature audiences only please.
Tue 22 Jan
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Sat 26 Jan
Art in the Park: Bird Baths and Feeders
Saturday, January 26, 2019 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Create with us! We will paint and assemble terra cotta pots to create outdoor bird baths and will make a variety of different types of bird feeders out of recycled materials. Ages 5+. Please RSVP by calling 718-605-3970 x201; cash-only fees MAY apply.

Registration: Required
Tue 29 Jan
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Sat 02 Feb
Maple Syrup Saturdays
Saturday, February 2, 2019 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Every Saturday in February - Learn about the entire process of making maple syrup from tap to table! We will hike for up to an hour on our trails to find maple trees, drill holes, hang buckets, and collect sap so please wear snow boots, gloves, and a hat. If you think this program might be cancelled due to weather, call 718-605-3970 x201. Ages 5+
Tue 05 Feb
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Sat 09 Feb
Maple Syrup Saturdays
Saturday, February 9, 2019 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Every Saturday in February - Learn about the entire process of making maple syrup from tap to table! We will hike for up to an hour on our trails to find maple trees, drill holes, hang buckets, and collect sap so please wear snow boots, gloves, and a hat. If you think this program might be cancelled due to weather, call 718-605-3970 x201. Ages 5+
Tue 12 Feb
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Sat 16 Feb
Maple Syrup Saturdays
Saturday, February 16, 2019 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Every Saturday in February - Learn about the entire process of making maple syrup from tap to table! We will hike for up to an hour on our trails to find maple trees, drill holes, hang buckets, and collect sap so please wear snow boots, gloves, and a hat. If you think this program might be cancelled due to weather, call 718-605-3970 x201. Ages 5+
Tue 19 Feb
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Sat 23 Feb
Maple Syrup Saturdays
Saturday, February 23, 2019 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Every Saturday in February - Learn about the entire process of making maple syrup from tap to table! We will hike for up to an hour on our trails to find maple trees, drill holes, hang buckets, and collect sap so please wear snow boots, gloves, and a hat. If you think this program might be cancelled due to weather, call 718-605-3970 x201. Ages 5+
Sat 23 Feb
Art in the Park: Tree Cookie Crafts
Saturday, February 23, 2019 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Create with us! Decorate cross sections of tree branches to make coasters or wall art. Ages 9+. Please RSVP by calling 718-605-3970 x201.
Registration: Required
Tue 26 Feb
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Sat 02 Mar
Pancake Breakfast
Saturday, March 2, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Celebrate the end of maple season with us! All ages welcome. Tickets may be purchased at the Nature Interpretive Center during our open hours starting January 1 until March 1. $5 cash or check.

Registration: Required
Tue 05 Mar
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Sat 09 Mar
Weird Science Fair
Saturday, March 9, 2019 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Test out some funky reactions! Call 718-605-3970 x201 to RSVP. Ages 5+.

Registration: Required
Tue 12 Mar
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Tue 19 Mar
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.

Wed 20 Mar
Art in the Park: Painting from Nature
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Create with us! Use photos from around our Park as inspiration for your own paintings! Canvas and painting supplies will be provided. Ages 5+. RSVP by calling 718-605-3970 x201.

Registration: Required
Tue 26 Mar
Tot Time Tuesdays
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve
(718) 967-1976

Learn about a new plant or animal each week during this indoor play group. Story time starts at 10:30 am followed by a short hike at 11:00 am, weather permitting. Best for ages 0-3.