Spend quality time with your little one exploring the joys of nature. Each week will feature a nature theme with creative learning activities and adventures developed to connect children and caregivers to the natural world. DATES: Thursdays, November 14-December 19 (5 sessions) TIME: 9:30-10:30 am AGES: For children ages 18–36 months with an actively participating caregiver PRICE: FREE, thanks to the generous support of Con Edison. This program is full. Email email@example.com to be added to the wait list.Find out more »
The transition from autumn to winter is a great time to observe nature. In this program, children will study the natural world, observing the beauty of the fall foliage on Sheldrake's grounds, witnessing the falling of the leaves, and learning about how plants and animals prepare for the colder months ahead. Crafts, stories, play, and the company of other young enthusiasts add to the fun. Our Nature Bugs: get hands-on experience with science and nature learn about birds, insects, seeds,…Find out more »
Join us on our weekly nature walks. These relaxed, guided walks will allow us to connect with each other and nature as we observe the changes in our landscape/natural environment week over week. No need to hibernate! All are welcome to join. Drop in, dressed for the weather. Registration not required. Meet at the gazebo at the 685 Weaver St entrance, by to the white house. You may park in the adjacent lot or in the lot on the other…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.