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Event Spotlight: Family Adventures – An Evening Stroll

An educational walk along the beautiful trails of the Nissequogue River State Park.

Event Spotlight: Family Adventures – An Evening Stroll

Dusk finds daytime animals preparing to sleep and nighttime animals beginning to stir. During this peaceful time of day, nocturnal wildlife begin to prepare for a busy night of foraging.

On Thursday, August 25th, New York State Park’s Long Island Regional Environmental Education Office will hold an hour-and-a-half naturalist led, hands on exploration of the trails in the  during this special time of day.

This family oriented program is ideal for children ages 5 and up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. The fee for children ages 3 to 17 is $3 and for adults $4. Children under 3 are free. Without an Empire Passport, parking is $8.

Registration is required and can be done up to and including Thursday afternoon by calling the Environmental Education Office at (631) 581-1072.

It is suggested that participants bring a bottle of water, comfortable walking shoes, and bug spray.

An evening stroll in the park is a wonderful opportunity for families to discover the unique trails and wildlife in this beautiful locale.


When:   Thursday, August 25, 2011

Time:     6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Where:  Nissequogue River State Park, 799 St. Johnland Road, Kings Park

              Meet at the park administration/visitors office

              Phone # (631) 581-1072

Why:     To enjoy an educational stroll along the tails in the Nissequogue River State Park.


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