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Sat 21 May
Wildflower Walk
Saturday, May 21, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
April showers bring May flowers! Discover the exciting world of wildflowers that have begun to bloom in Hempstead Lake State Park. Together we'll observe and learn to identify flowers in the park. To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Adult Event.
Sun 22 May
Sunday Stroll
Sunday, May 22, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
On each Sunday stroll we will set out for a newdestination in the park! Together we will explore thenatural and recreational wonders that make upHempstead Lake State Park. To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventurem, Family Event.
Sun 22 May
Mapping Mayhem
Sunday, May 22, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Hempstead Lake State Park
X marks the spot! Become a cartographer and make your own maps to help you discover the hidden treasure of Hempstead Lake State Park. To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Children Event (Ages 7+).
Fri 27 May
Planets and Space
Friday, May 27, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
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.
Fri 27 May
Planets and Space
Friday, May 27, 2022 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Hempstead Lake State Park
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.
Sat 28 May
Pond Ecology
Saturday, May 28, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
Below the surface of the water lives a vibrant ecosystem! Explore their world with a pond scoop and we will get a close up look at some of the tiny creatures that make their home at Hempstead Lake! To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Children Event (Ages 6+).
Sun 29 May
Go Fish!-Free Program
Sunday, May 29, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Hempstead Lake State Park
In this series we will discover the basics of fishing and learn new techniques as we fish around Hempstead Lake State park. On each of our fun fishing expeditions we will explore a new topic to help us become better anglers. This series of free programs is brought to you through a partnership with the Department of Environmental Conservation. All materials will be provided. To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Children Event (Ages 10+).
Sat 04 Jun
Food Web Fun
Saturday, June 4, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
Explore the way energy moves through an ecosystem -starting with the sun. Create food chains and discoverthe relationships between plants, predators and prey. To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Children Event (Ages 7+).
Sun 05 Jun
Sunday Stroll
Sunday, June 5, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
On each Sunday stroll we will set out for a new destination in the park! Together we will explore the natural and recreational wonders that make up Hempstead Lake State Park. To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Family Event.
Sun 05 Jun
Water Olympics
Sunday, June 5, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Hempstead Lake State Park
Is water wet? Observe the unique properties of water through games, crafts, and more! To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Children Event (Ages 7+).
Fri 10 Jun
Playful Pollinators
Friday, June 10, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
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.
Fri 10 Jun
Playful Pollinators
Friday, June 10, 2022 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Hempstead Lake State Park
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.
Sat 11 Jun
Perfect Pollinators
Saturday, June 11, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
Most of the world's flowers and crops depend on the power of pollinators. Discover the many different pollinators that call Long Island their home. Enjoy ourbeautiful pollinator garden! To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Children Event.
Sun 12 Jun
Go Fish!-Free Program
Sunday, June 12, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Hempstead Lake State Park
In this series we will discover the basics of fishing and learn new techniques as we fish around Hempstead Lake State park. On each of our fun fishing expeditionswe will explore a new topic to help us become better anglers. This series of free programs is brought to you through a partnership with the Department of Environmental Conservation. All materials will be provided. To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Children Event (Ages 10+).
Sat 18 Jun
Birding the Bridle Trail
Saturday, June 18, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
Enjoy a scenic walk along the Bridle Trail at Hempstead Lake State Park. Discover the many different species of birds that call the park their home! To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Adult Event.
Sun 19 Jun
Sunday Stroll
Sunday, June 19, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
On each Sunday stroll we will set out for a new destination in the park! Together we will explore the natural and recreational wonders that make up Hempstead Lake State Park. To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Family Event.
Sun 19 Jun
Camping Skills 101
Sunday, June 19, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Hempstead Lake State Park
Explore the do's and don'ts of camping! Reinforce your love of the outdoors and discover the essential skills needed for a safe experience. Don't worry, all materials are provided for you to practice before you plan a trip of your own! To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Family Event.
Fri 24 Jun
Green Gardening
Friday, June 24, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
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.
Fri 24 Jun
Green Gardening
Friday, June 24, 2022 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Hempstead Lake State Park
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.
Sat 25 Jun
Pond Ecology
Saturday, June 25, 2022 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Hempstead Lake State Park
Below the surface of the water lives a vibrant ecosystem! Explore their world with a pond scoop and we'll get a close up look at some of the tiny creatures that make their home at Hempstead Lake! To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Children Event (Ages 6+).
Sun 26 Jun
Go Fish!-Free Program
Sunday, June 26, 2022 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Hempstead Lake State Park
In this series we will discover the basics of fishing and learn new techniques as we fish around Hempstead Lake State park. On each of our fun fishing expeditionswe will explore a new topic to help us become better anglers. This series of free programs is brought to you through a partnership with the Department of Environmental Conservation. All materials will be provided. To register, please visit Eventbrite.com and search for #NatureEdventure, Children Event (Ages 10+).