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Family Christmas Bird Count

Blooming Naturalists of all ages can join a tradition more than 100 years in the making. Join Prospect Park Alliance in this nationwide bird census…

Meet the Fishes

Meet the Fishes marks the opening of The River Project’s Wetlab season. Visitors can visit the flow-through river water aquarium and be introduced to the many species of marine animals that live in NY Harbor, such as seahorses, blackfish, and blue crabs, while enjoying food and drink from local businesses. There is a raffle of cool prizes and lots of fun for kids, including a touch tank where they can play with shrimps and other critters.

Creatures of the Night – Family Edition

Explore Prospect Park after dark with expert naturalist Paul Keim. Share snacks and beverages with Paul as he speaks about the ecological role that bats and nocturnal insects play in our environment, followed by a walking tour to spot and identify the Park’s various species of resident bats in flight.

Barkfest 2015

The world’s biggest dog pawty is coming back to New York City on Sunday, July 19.

Nature Nick’s Animal Adventure

Enjoy a educational exotic animal show with Nature Nick! Animals include a falcon, monkey, bat, wallaby, owl, fox, alligators and many more! [] More Information…

NatureFest 2013

NatureFest, created by the Staten Island Museum is celebrating its 11th year of highlighting Staten Island’s natural treasures for nature lovers of all ages, sizes…