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January 2019

Light the Night Trail Walk at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

January 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road
Quogue, NY 11959 United States
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$10
Light the Night at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

January 19, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Join QWR for this magical winter evening walk taking place for the 5th year! Arrive to the Refuge between 5:00 pm & 6:00 pm for a self-guided peaceful stroll through the gently lit forest trails. After or before your walk, warm up in the Nature Center near the cozy fireplace with some hot cocoa & cookies. A program for adults and families. $10.00 fee, $5.00 for kids 12 and under. Check…

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March 2019

Full Worm Moon Hike at Downs Farm Preserve

March 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Downs Farm Preserve, 23800 Main Rd
Cutchogue, NY 11935 United States
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Free
Under the Harvest Moon

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Join Group for the East End for a full moon hike under the “Worm Moon” at the enchanting Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue. This hike is perfect for the whole family. Sturdy shoes and flashlights/headlamps are recommended. For reservations or more information, please contact Taralynn Reynolds at 631-765-6450 ext. 219 or treynolds@eastendenvironment.org.

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April 2019

Full Pink Moon Hike at SoFo

April 19 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
South Fork Natural History Museum, 377 Bridgehampton/Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton, NY 11932 United States
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Free

Walk Leader: Jean Dodds, Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt Secretary/Treasurer Join FLPG and SOFO on a leisurely-paced, one hour hike through open-field trails. The Pink Moon name comes from the herb moss pink, or wild ground phlox, which is one of the earliest widespread flowers of the spring. Other names for this month’s celestial body include the Full Sprouting Grass Moon, the Egg Moon and, among coastal tribes, the Full Fish Moon, because this was the time of the…

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Second Annual Earth Day EPCAL Walk

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

The second annual Earth Day EPCAL Walk begins at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27 just west of Line Road- across from Preston's Pond (GPS 601 Grumman Blvd. Calverton).  It passes by a vernal pond, old-growth trees and rare grasslands, areas that will not be accessible to the public if the land is sold to Calverton Aviation and Technology.  A Meet and Greet takes place at 1 p.m. at Bean and Bagel (4426 Middle Country Rd, Calverton).   For further information  http://tinyurl.com/EPCAL2019<EPCALwatch@gmail.com> …

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Forest Therapy Walk with GFEE at Downs Farm Preserve

April 28 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Downs Farm Preserve, 23800 Main Rd
Cutchogue, NY 11935 United States
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$5

Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.   Certified forest therapy guide and life coach Linda Lombardo will lead an immersive walk at Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue. These walks are specifically designed to open the senses, slow you down and reconnect with nature in a way that refreshes, restores and renews. There is a $5 materials.   A maximum of 18 participants, ages 16 and older, may attend. Registration is required by contacting Taralynn at treynolds@eastendenvironment.org or 631-765-6450…

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May 2019

Full Moon Hike at Downs Farm Preserve

May 18 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Downs Farm Preserve, 23800 Main Rd
Cutchogue, NY 11935 United States
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Supermoon melt, 6:50 a.m. Jan 31, Cutchogue.

Saturday, May 18, 2019 8:30 PM  9:30 PM According to “The Old Farmer’s Almanac,” May’s full moon is also called the “Flower Moon”, “Milk Moon” or “Corn Planting Moon.” Come find out why and embrace the coming of summer! Flashlight or headlamp suggested. Space is limited so register today. Two times available -- an earlier session for families and later session for adults. Registration required. RESERVATIONS + DETAILS: Please contact Taralynn Reynolds at treynolds@eastendenvironment.org or 631-765-6450 ext. 219.

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August 2019

Sturgeon Moon Hike with FLPG & SoFo

August 15 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
South Fork Natural History Museum, 377 Bridgehampton/Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton, NY 11932 United States
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Free

Aug 15 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm Walk Leader: Dai Dayton, President, Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt Cosponsored by Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt (FLPG) Join FLPG and SOFO on a leisurely paced one-hour hike through open-field trails on this hike in Vineyard Field. The Native American fishing tribes are given credit for naming this moon, since sturgeon was most readily caught during this month. A few tribes knew it as the full Red Moon because, as…

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September 2019

Full Corn Moon Hike with Group for the East End at Downs Farm Preserve

September 13 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Downs Farm Preserve, 23800 Main Rd
Cutchogue, NY 11935 United States
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Free

Friday, September 13, 2019 7:30 PM  to 8:30 PM Downs Farm Preserve, Cutchogue Join Group for the East End for one of their favorite full moon walks, celebrating the harvest moon.  This month’s full moon is also known as the “Full Corn Moon” and received its name from the Algonquin tribes in eastern North America who knew it as the time when corn was harvested. Throughout this guided one mile walk, you will discover the sights and sounds of the…

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A Stroll on the Sound at Hallock State Park with GFEE

September 29 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Hallock State Park, 6062 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Sandy terrain in Hallock State Park | Glenn Jochum photo

Sunday, September 29, 2019, 10:30 a.m. to noon   On this nature walk we will visit diverse habitats in Hallock State Park, from woodlands to freshwater ponds to the rocky shore of Long Island Sound. We’ll keep an eye out for wildlife large and small, learn about some of the plants of the preserve, and check for shells along the beach. Families are most welcome to join us for this entertaining and informative stroll. For reservations or more information, please…

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October 2019

Accabonac Trail Walk with Accabonac Protection Committee

October 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

October 27, 2019 (Sunday) Accabonac Trail Walk 2:00 – 4:00 Please join the Accabonac Protection Committee and the East Hampton Nature Preserve Committee (EHNPC) for an afternoon exploring 3 Nature Preserves off Springs Fireplace Road. Led by Zachary Cohen, Chair of the EHNPC, and Andy Gaites, Principal Environmental Analyst, Land Acquisition and Management, Town of East Hampton, this guided tour will enhance your knowledge of the Accabonac watershed as well as allow you to enjoy the sights, sounds, and invigoration…

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November 2019

Guided Exploration of Hallockville and Beyond

November 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Free
a guided walk around this historic farm and up to the trails of Hallock State Park, led by local historian Richard Wines

Please join us for a guided walk around this historic farm and up to the trails of Hallock State Park, led by local historian Richard Wines and local birder Nancy Gilbert. With a focus on the beginnings of Hallock Farm, through the Defense of the Eagle, to today’s recently opened Hallock State Park, there’s much to learn. Along the way, hear of the successful, cooperative effort that resulted in the conservation of this 525-acre landscape. We’ll explore the geology, flora…

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FLPG Full Frost Moon Hike at SoFo

November 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
South Fork Natural History Museum, 377 Bridgehampton/Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton, NY 11932 United States
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Free

Cosponsored by Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt & South Fork Natural History Museum (SOFO) Hike Leader: Jean Dodds, Secretary, Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt The Frost Moon is also known as the Full Beaver Moon. For Native Americans, this was the time to set beaver traps before the swamps froze, to ensure a supply of warm winter furs. Join us for this leisurely paced one-hour hike in Vineyard Field, the field behind the South Fork Natural History Museum…

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Full Moon Night Hike at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

November 13 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road
Quogue, NY 11959 United States
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$10

Celebrate the full moon with a nighttime hike through the forest up to North Pond as we look and listen for nocturnal creatures, and enjoy some night vision activities under the light of the moon. Reservations required at least 24 hours in advance; payment required at time of reservation. A program for adults and families with children over 11. $5.00 for members, $10.00 for non-members. Call 631.653.4771 to make a reservation!

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Fall Bird Walk at Hallockville Museum Farm

November 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$7
Hallockville Bird Walk

Mary Laura Lamont, local naturalist and birding expert, will lead the search for through the woods and fields of Hallockville and Hallock State Park Preserve. Bring binoculars, appropriate apparel, and sturdy footwear. •$5 Members or $7 Non-members •All ages welcome •Advanced registration requested Email Megan to register

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Identifying Trees without Leaves at Downs Farm Preserve

November 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Free

Saturday, November 23, 2019 11:00 AM  12:30 PM Identifying trees in late November, when most leaves have dropped, can be a bit of a challenge. Join us on a short nature walk through the Downs Farm Preserve as we look for clues to the identities of these “trees without leaves”. Families are most welcome to join us for this fun educational walk. For reservations or more information, please contact Steve Biasetti at 631-765-6450 ext. 205 or sbiasetti@eastendenvironment.org.

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