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Thu 13 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Thursday, June 13, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Fri 14 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Friday, June 14, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Sat 15 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Saturday, June 15, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Sat 15 Jun
FROGS!
Saturday, June 15, 2024 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Point Au Roche State Park
Join a park naturalist to explore some of the frog species that live in the park. Frogs are noisy this time of year! What are they saying? Who are they talking to? We'll learn a little about frog communication and then head out for a short walk to look for frogs in the pond. All ages and abilities welcome!
Sat 15 Jun
SUSTAINABILITY SATURDAYS – KNOW YOUR INVASIVES
Saturday, June 15, 2024 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Join us to explore the invasive species around the Nature Center and what you can do to help fight them here and at home!
Sun 16 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Sunday, June 16, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Mon 17 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Monday, June 17, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Mon 17 Jun
LITTLE EXPLORERS – CATERPILLARS!
Monday, June 17, 2024 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Point Au Roche State Park
Join a park naturalist for our nature-themed story and playtime for ages 0-5! Come explore with stories, songs, and art projects from 10-10:30, then stay for some outdoor playtime! All these fresh leaves on the plants means the return of our chunky little friends the caterpillars! We will learn a bit about how caterpillars grow and make our very own little caterpillars to bring home!
Thu 20 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Thursday, June 20, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Thu 20 Jun
BIRDING WALK
Thursday, June 20, 2024 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
MEETS AT DEEP BAY PARKING LOT. The planned route is the level terrain on Long Point peninsula (2 miles or less round trip). Birders of all experience levels are welcome. We have a few extra binoculars to loan out if you need some – please contact us in advance to reserve a pair.
Fri 21 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Friday, June 21, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Sat 22 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Saturday, June 22, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Sat 22 Jun
MINI-BEAST SAFARI!
Saturday, June 22, 2024 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Point Au Roche State Park
We're going on a bug hunt! Participants will learn what makes an insect an insect, then search for and collect some insects on the trails around the Nature Center to examine more closely. All ages and abilities welcome! All bugs will be released following the program.
Sat 22 Jun
VOLUNTEER RECRUITMENT DAY!
Saturday, June 22, 2024 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
We're looking for people of all ages who want to care for our park and share their love of nature by volunteering with the Nature Center! Informational meeting at 11am, followed by potential training. Opportunities available include staffing the Nature Center, leading hikes, helping with big events, gardening, and more! If you are interested in volunteering but cannot attend this meeting, please contact us for alternatives!
Sun 23 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Sunday, June 23, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Mon 24 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Monday, June 24, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Mon 24 Jun
LITTLE EXPLORERS – FISH!
Monday, June 24, 2024 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Point Au Roche State Park
Join a park naturalist for our nature-themed story and playtime for ages 0-5! Come explore with stories, songs, and art projects from 10-10:30, then stay for some outdoor playtime! As we begin to splish and splash in the lake and enjoy our summer fun, let's learn about our finned friends who call the lake home! We will cover some of the basics about fish and then play some fish-inspired games!
Thu 27 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Thursday, June 27, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Thu 27 Jun
FUNKY FISH PATTERNS WITH THE HAPPY PIKE
Thursday, June 27, 2024 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Point Au Roche State Park
Join local artist Mavis Agnew for Funky Fish Pattern Art! Create three-dimensional fish using multimedia collage and found object techniques. Students will explore the special shapes, colors and patterns that make up our local fish friends. Using that inspiration, funky collage fish will develop with moving fins, bright patterns, and textures. The finished fish can be strung for hanging or mounted into fish stick puppets. Happy Pike Mini Art Series classes will conclude with a short ice cream social! Suggested age 7-11. THIS PROGRAM IS LIMITED TO 12 PARTICIPANTS. Please email kristin.collins@parks.ny.gov to register your child.
Registration: Required
Fri 28 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Friday, June 28, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Sat 29 Jun
LEARN TO FISH!
Saturday, June 29, 2024
Point Au Roche State Park
It's a New York State Free Fishing Weekend! That means anyone can go fishing without needing a license. Never fished before? No problem! Sign up for a one-hour window to learn the basics and try out your fishing skills by yourself or with your family/friend group. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED! Please email kristin.collins@parks.ny.gov.
Registration: Required
Sat 29 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Saturday, June 29, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Sat 29 Jun
FISHES OF THE BASIN
Saturday, June 29, 2024 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Point Au Roche State Park
What makes a fish a fish? What types of fish live in this area? How are fish impacted by human actions? How do you catch a fish anyway? Explore the many fish species that call Lake Champlain home with demonstrations, crafts, fishing games, and fun activities at the Nature Center! All ages and abilities welcome!
Sun 30 Jun
LEARN TO FISH!
Sunday, June 30, 2024
Point Au Roche State Park
It's a New York State Free Fishing Weekend! That means anyone can go fishing without needing a license. Never fished before? No problem! Sign up for a one-hour window to learn the basics and try out your fishing skills by yourself or with your family/friend group. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED! Please email kristin.collins@parks.ny.gov.
Registration: Required
Sun 30 Jun
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Sunday, June 30, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.
Mon 01 Jul
RAINBOW SCAVENGER HUNT (SELF-GUIDED)
Monday, July 1, 2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Point Au Roche State Park
Celebrate Pride Month with a special rainbow themed scavenger hunt! Pick up your scavenger hunt at the Nature Center anytime between 9am and 3pm Thu-Mon and head out on the trails to look for colorful nature! Appropriate for all ages.