Enrichment

OSSINING – Endangered @ Teatown Lake Reservation

 

What does it mean for a species to be endangered and how can we help them? Find out how scientists and policy-makers have brought wildlife back from the brink and learn what challenges still lie ahead.

 

SATURDAY, February 23, 2019, 11 am – 12 pm

 

For everyone.

 

 

Cost: $8 for non-members*; FREE for members

* Parking fee: $5 to non-members for parking on weekends and holidays.

 

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Online registraiton available until noon the day before the event.

If online registration is not available, please call 914-762-2912 x 110 to register

CARMEL – President’s Day Winter Brunch @ Kiwi Country Kitchen

Spend a cold day in a warm kitchen making a delicious brunch. Gather with friends to make chicken and waffles and fruit smoothies from scratch.

 

MONDAY, February 18, 2019

 

10 am -12 pm

 

Ages 5 – 12

 

$45 per person

 

Kiwi Country Kitchen is a year-round, kids-focused culinary experience which specializes in birthday parties, after school enrichment classes and specialty cooking classes.

 

Seating is limited on a first-come, first served basis. A minimum of six participants are required to hold each class. In the event of cancellation, a credit towards a future class will be issued.

 

 

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

 

 

Kiwi Country Day Camp Facebook Page

 

For more information, contact:

Jen Giordano
Email:   JenKCK@kiwicountrydaycamp.com
Phone:  914-276-2267

 

SCARSDALE – Winter Nature Experience Camp (Grades K–1) @ Greenburgh Nature Center

The weather outside is not as frightful as you might think. Come explore our winter wonderland and discover the hidden secrets of the forest. Express yourself while exploring the many layers of life. Each day of camp includes fun crafts, games, outdoor adventures along with a mid-camp snack. Dress to go outside and get messy, but in case of inclement weather, the program will be held indoors.

Monday February 18 – Friday February 22, 2019

9:30 am  1:30 pm

Tuition: $350 for the week

* Membership is required to register for this program. Membership helps support our educational programs. 

BECOME A MEMBER

REGISTER HERE

The Greenburgh Nature Center is a nonprofit nature preserve and wildlife refuge with a mission to ignite passion, curiosity and respect for our natural world. We have been a leader in environmental education since 1975. Our 33-acre property includes a woodland preserve with hiking trails, a pond, organic garden, Nature’s Discovery Playground, native plant meadow, and over 100 animals.

 

SCARSDALE – February Break Workshops @ The Digital Arts Experience

Day off from school? Come to The DAE for a half day or full day drop in. Students can explore 3D printing, coding, digital drawing, and more with the help of DAE instructors and mentors. All of our stations and 100% hands-on and focus on project-based learning, so students will create while they learn while collaborating with their peers.

MONDAY, February 18 – FRIDAY, February 22, 2019
AM: 9:30 am – 12 pm*
PM: 1 – 3:30 pm
*Drop off begins at 9 am. Pick up between 12 – 12:30 pm

Examples of Workshops Offered**

Python Coding (ages 9 – 12)
Robotics with RoboThink (ages 9 – 12)
Edison Robotics with Python (ages 9 – 12)
**Please note that not every workshop is available every day or each AM or PM session)
$50 per 2.5-hour session per student

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/