• Bird Watching Activity for Kids at Shore Road Sanctuary

    Saturday, September 24, 2022 at 10:00 am Shore Road Sanctuary 95 Shore Road, Cold Spring Habor, NY Bird watching is a great way for children to get outdoors, explore the natural world around them and learn about the interaction between birds and their environment.  Young Explorers, ages 4-11, are invited to join us at Shore Road Sanctuary for this fun educational activity to learn about all the birds that call this natural area home! This event is free, but advanced registration is required!  Please let us know how many adults and children will attend when you register! Events are subject to change. Please check our website for updates. For more information, contact Meghan Leverock at 516-922-1028 or meghan@northshorelandalliance.org.


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  • Meadow Exploration for Kids at the Humes Preserve

    Saturday, August 27, 2022 at 10:00 am Humes Preserve 349 Oyster Bay Road, Mill Neck, NY 11765 Join us as we meander through the Humes Preserve and see how many butterflies we may encounter! Do you know why bees are so critical to our habitats? Young Explorers, ages 4-11, are invited to join us at the Humes Preserve as we explore the meadow while learning about pollination. This event is free, but advanced registration is required!  Please let us know how many adults and children will attend when you register! Events are subject to change. Please check our website for updates. For more information, contact Meghan Leverock at 516-922-1028 or meghan@northshorelandalliance.org.  


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  • Nature Scavenger Hunt for Kids at Wawapek preserve (Cancelled

    Saturday, July 23, 2022 at 10:00 am (Cancelled) Wawapek preserve Mowbray Lane, Cold Spring Harbor We’ve gathered great clues for a nature scavenger hunt at Wawapek Preserve. Young Explorers, ages 4-11, will have fun playing in nature and exploring the critters that call these woods home. They will also learn the value of protecting their environment. Events are subject to change. Please check our website for updates. For more information, contact Meghan Leverock at 516-922-1028 or meghan@northshorelandalliance.org.


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  • The Natural Communities of Sound View Dunes Park

    Sunday, May 8, 2022 at 9:00 am Sound View Dunes Park 4201-5801 Soundview Avenue, Southold, NY 11971 Led by John Turner Explore Sound View Dunes Park’s 57 acres of beach, dune, wetland and forest habitats with one of Long Island’s most famous naturalists. John Turner is a co-founder of the Long Island Pine Barrens and is the author of Exploring the other Island – a classic guide to Long Island. Attendees will experience firsthand how remarkable it is that so much of the natural world remains to explore our island that is home to nearly eight million people (as well the native fauna Turner so affectionately describes). The focus will be on birds during the spring migration. This walk is free of charge, but advanced registration is required! Events are subject to change. Please check our website for updates. For more information, contact Jane Jackson at 516-922-1028 or jjackson@northshorelandalliance.org.


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  • Basic Survival Skills, Caumsett State Park

    Sunday, March 27, 2022 at 11:00 am Caumsett State Park 25 Lloyd Harbor Rd, Lloyd Neck, NY 11743 Led by Virginia Dankel While most of us are fortunate to have a warm bed to crawl into at night, it’s interesting to know that you could survive in natural areas like Caumsett if you ever needed to. This hands-on program will teach you how to find food, start a fire and build a shelter. There will be some sitting on the grass. This program should be of particular interest to participants 18 and older and those who love to camp. This walk is free of charge, but advanced registration is required! Events are subject to change. Please check our website for updates. For more information, contact Jane Jackson at 516-922-1028 or jjackson@northshorelandalliance.org.


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