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October 2017

Ghana Cooking with Chef Charles Cann

October 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Alley Pond Environmental Center,
228-06 Northern Blvd
Douglaston, NY 11362 United States

In this class, Chef Charles Cann, of the Tropical Ghana Cooking Project and cookbook author of Tropical Ghana Delights, will be teaching how to make one of Ghana’s popular soups – Ghana’s Chicken Light Soup - a light tomato base soup that’s fiercely loaded with nutrients, very aromatic while providing the needed energy on any given day. Limited to 15 participants. Fee: $18M/$24NYM

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Fall Family Bird Walk for Beginners

October 7 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 pm
Alley Pond Environmental Center,
228-06 Northern Blvd
Douglaston, NY 11362 United States

Ages 8 and up (children must be accompanied by adult) Walk through APEC’s trails, accompanied by a member of Queens County Bird Club. Try to spot our various species of birds – both the year-round residents and the multitudes of warblers migrating through at this time. Listen for their songs. Learn to use binoculars and a field guide. Wear hiking shoes, sneakers, or other closed-toe shoes that you won’t mind getting muddy. Bring binoculars if you have them.. Although this…

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Fall Family Bird Walk for Beginners

October 7 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 pm
Alley Pond Environmental Center,
228-06 Northern Blvd
Douglaston, NY 11362 United States

Ages 8 and up (children must be accompanied by adult) Walk through APEC’s trails, accompanied by a member of Queens County Bird Club. Try to spot our various species of birds – both the year-round residents and the multitudes of warblers migrating through at this time. Listen for their songs. Learn to use binoculars and a field guide. Wear hiking shoes, sneakers, or other closed-toe shoes that you won’t mind getting muddy. Bring binoculars if you have them.. Although this…

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Fall Family Bird Walk for Beginners

October 7 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 pm
Alley Pond Environmental Center,
228-06 Northern Blvd
Douglaston, NY 11362 United States

Ages 8 and up (children must be accompanied by adult) Walk through APEC’s trails, accompanied by a member of Queens County Bird Club. Try to spot our various species of birds – both the year-round residents and the multitudes of warblers migrating through at this time. Listen for their songs. Learn to use binoculars and a field guide. Wear hiking shoes, sneakers, or other closed-toe shoes that you won’t mind getting muddy. Bring binoculars if you have them.. Although this…

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Geology Workshop – Can You Dig It?

October 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alley Pond Environmental Center,
228-06 Northern Blvd
Douglaston, NY 11362 United States

APEC AFTER DARK - Geology Workshop Ages: Teens - Adults Volcanoes, diamonds, marble and fossils. Join us for an evening of light refreshments as you discover how these are l part of our fascinating geologic cycle in a hands-on program. Ranger Eric Powers brings his extraordinary rock collection and invites you to bring your own specimens to investigate together. Participants will leave with a free fossil from Ranger Eric’s collection. $18M/$24NYM

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