Animals

BRONX – Great Backyard Birdcount 2019 @ Wave Hill

Great Backyard Birdcount 2019 @ Wave Hill

Meet at Wave Hill House

 

SATURDAY, February 16, 2018

 

10 am – 1 pm

 

Free with admission to the grounds*

 

No experience necessary; bird watchers of all levels are encouraged to participate.

 

Take your birding adventures to the next level by participating in the annual Great Backyard Bird Count! This global “citizen science” research project engages bird watchers of all ages in helping to create a real-time snapshot of bird populations. Using smartphone apps and official, field-data forms, track and record the birds in Wave Hill’s backyard, guided by naturalist Gabriel Willow. Share your observations with fellow participants over cocoa and coffee at the conclusion of the program.

 

Wave Hill is a spectacular 28-acre public garden and cultural center overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades in the Bronx, Wave Hill’s vibrant landscape is one of the most beautiful spots in New York City.

 

Hours:  Tuesday–Sunday: 9 am – 4:30 pm

Perkins Visitor Center: 9:30 am – 4 pm

Wave Hill House: 9 am – 4 pm

Marco Polo Stufano Conservatory 10 am – 12 pm; 1 – 4 pm

Glyndor Gallery 10 am – 4 pm

The Shop at Wave Hill 9:30 am – 4 pm

The Cafe at Wave Hill 10 am – 4 pm

 

*Admission

$8 Adults

$4 Students and Seniors 65+

$2 Children 6+

Free to Members and children under 6

For our religiously observant visitors

Information about Reciprocal Benefits

Reciprocal benefits, guest and family passes are not accepted on Sunset Wednesdays and for special events

Parking

Onsite: $8 per vehicle

Offsite: Free, with continuous, complimentary shuttle van service.

Free weekday parking onsite for Wave Hill Members in January, February and March!

 

DIRECTIONS

Wave Hill is located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York.

 

ABOUT WAVE HILL

 

MEMBERSHIP

 

The Café

 

(718) 549-3200

 

information@wavehill.org

 

Independence Ave & W 249th St

Bronx, NY 10471

https://www.wavehill.org/events/

 

BRONX – Winter Birding @ Wave Hill 

Winter Birding @ Wave Hill

Meet at Perkins Visitor Center

 

 

9:30 am

Ages 10 & older welcome with an adult. 

 

FREE with admission to the grounds; NYC Audubon members enjoy two-for-one admission to the grounds.

 

The Hudson River Valley hosts an impressive diversity of bird species during the winter months. Explore Wave Hill’s tranquil gardens and woodlands with naturalist Gabriel Willow to observe birds in their winter habitats.

 

Birders of all levels welcome.

 

Severe weather cancels.

 

VIEW The Great Backyard Birdcount 2019 on SATUDAY, February 16th

 

Wave Hill is a spectacular 28-acre public garden and cultural center overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades in the Bronx, Wave Hill’s vibrant landscape is one of the most beautiful spots in New York City.

 

Hours:  Tuesday–Sunday: 9 am – 4:30 pm

Perkins Visitor Center: 9:30 am – 4 pm

Wave Hill House: 9 am – 4 pm

Marco Polo Stufano Conservatory 10 am – 12 pm; 1 – 4 pm

Glyndor Gallery 10 am – 4 pm

The Shop at Wave Hill 9:30 am – 4 pm

The Cafe at Wave Hill 10 am – 4 pm

 

*Admission

$8 Adults

$4 Students and Seniors 65+

$2 Children 6+

Free to Members and children under 6

 

For our religiously observant visitors

Information about Reciprocal Benefits

Reciprocal benefits, guest and family passes are not accepted on Sunset Wednesdays and for special events

Parking

Onsite: $8 per vehicle

Offsite: Free, with continuous, complimentary shuttle van service.

Free weekday parking onsite for Wave Hill Members in January, February and March!

 

DIRECTIONS

Wave Hill is located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York.

 

ABOUT WAVE HILL

 

MEMBERSHIP

 

The Café

 

(718) 549-3200

 

information@wavehill.org

 

Independence Ave & W 249th St

Bronx, NY 10471

https://www.wavehill.org/events/

 

BRONX – Winter Birding @ Wave Hill 

Winter Birding @ Wave Hill

Meet at Perkins Visitor Center

 

 

9:30 am

Ages 10 & older welcome with an adult. 

 

FREE with admission to the grounds; NYC Audubon members enjoy two-for-one admission to the grounds.

 

The Hudson River Valley hosts an impressive diversity of bird species during the winter months. Explore Wave Hill’s tranquil gardens and woodlands with naturalist Gabriel Willow to observe birds in their winter habitats.

 

Birders of all levels welcome.

 

Severe weather cancels.

 

VIEW The Great Backyard Birdcount 2019 on SATUDAY, February 16th

 

Wave Hill is a spectacular 28-acre public garden and cultural center overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades in the Bronx, Wave Hill’s vibrant landscape is one of the most beautiful spots in New York City.

 

Hours:  Tuesday–Sunday: 9 am – 4:30 pm

Perkins Visitor Center: 9:30 am – 4 pm

Wave Hill House: 9 am – 4 pm

Marco Polo Stufano Conservatory 10 am – 12 pm; 1 – 4 pm

Glyndor Gallery 10 am – 4 pm

The Shop at Wave Hill 9:30 am – 4 pm

The Cafe at Wave Hill 10 am – 4 pm

 

*Admission

$8 Adults

$4 Students and Seniors 65+

$2 Children 6+

Free to Members and children under 6

 

For our religiously observant visitors

Information about Reciprocal Benefits

Reciprocal benefits, guest and family passes are not accepted on Sunset Wednesdays and for special events

Parking

Onsite: $8 per vehicle

Offsite: Free, with continuous, complimentary shuttle van service.

Free weekday parking onsite for Wave Hill Members in January, February and March!

 

DIRECTIONS

Wave Hill is located at West 249th Street and Independence Avenue in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York.

 

ABOUT WAVE HILL

 

MEMBERSHIP

 

The Café

 

(718) 549-3200

 

information@wavehill.org

 

Independence Ave & W 249th St

Bronx, NY 10471

https://www.wavehill.org/events/

 

BRONX – The Zoo: Teddy Bear Clinic (Ages 5 & up) @ The Bronx Zoo

The Zoo: Teddy Bear Clinic (Ages 5 & up) Session 3 @ The Bronx Zoo

Session 3; THURSDAY, December 27, 2018
9 – 10:30 am
Ages 5 & up
$100 or $75 for members
Your vets-in-training will gather in our program space for a visit from some animal guests and learn from our knowledgeable educators how our veterinarians care for our animals. Your family will have fun with imaginary play providing check ups for our plush animals by using stethoscopes, thermometers and scales. Afterwards, you’ll get a chance to visit the Health Center at the Bronx Zoo!*
*If an animal emergency arises, the Health Center tour will be supplemented with an exhibit visit.
For ages 5 and up. Tickets are per person and all children must be accompanied by an adult.
REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Parking: $17 per car
Registration (excluding summer camps) closes 24 hours before the program start time.
Contact BRONX ZOO EDUCATION at bzeducation@wcs.org or
(800)433-4149 with any registration difficulties.
2300 Southern Boulevard Bronx, New York 10460

MONTGOMERY – Christmas on the Farm @ Manza Famiy Farm

 

Make family memories at Manza Family Farm’s “Christmas on the Farm”!

 

Open 7 days a week through December 23, 2018

 

Monday – Thursday:  9 am – 5 pm

 

Friday – Sunday:  9 am – 6 pm

 

Farm Animals ~ Photo Ops with Christmas Scenes & A Nativity ~ Large selection of fresh cut Fraser and Douglas Fir trees (up to 9′ tall!) ~ Festive Wreaths & Ropin ~ Refreshment Stand & Farm Store with hot beverages, food & baked goods

 

PLUS WEEKEND ACTIVITIES:  PONY RIDES ~ KIDS MAZE ~ SANTA CLAUS & AN ELF  (10:30 am – 4 pm)

 

Email:  tommanza1955@gmail.com