New season, new program, new location, new time… ...and new award! Join us for the Summer Guided Mindfulness Hike Series at Sheldrake. We’ll be starting from a new entrance to the forest and have new locations to explore and deepen our connection with nature. Our tea ceremony will adapt to the warm weather by transitioning to iced tea offerings that are based on local seasonal flora. Our wool blankets will have a rest and will be replaced with fresh white…Find out more »
***2019 Winning Program in Westchester Magazine‘s Best of Westchester ballot for Unique Outdoor Hike*** Join Sheldrake each month for scheduled time to unplug and connect with nature on our award-winning guided mindful outdoor experience, led by our Kripalu Certified Mindful Outdoor Guide, Cindy Olsen. The experience will include some movements to warm up our bodies, mindful breathing, hiking with awareness, nature meditation, and an opportunity to share your experience and build community with a tea ceremony. The event embraces all weather, with…Find out more »
Our popular mini-camp is back for a late-August session--the perfect way to keep kids busy and enriched before the start of school. Experience all-new adventures in late-summer nature. Your child will enjoy nature-themed projects, STEAM-based activities, and exploring all the wonders of the great outdoors. Stories, games, crafts, and a shared snack round out the fun. For ages 3-6 Monday, August 26-Thursday, August 29 (4 days) - 9:30am-12:30pm $240 for members (Family level+), $270 for non-members. Click here to join. Cancellation…Find out more »
Year round, Sheldrake Environmental Center offers monthly guided Neighborhood Nature walks; in the springtime join us for compost bin sales and workshops, along with Earth Day clean-ups; and in the fall, we have our Fall Festival and International Coastal Clean Up. Use the listing below to find the kind of events you would like to enjoy at Sheldrake Environmental Center.