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December 2018

A Nature Book Sale from North Fork Audubon at Inlet Pond County Park

December 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Inlet Pond County Park, 65275 Route 48
Greenport, 11944 United States
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A Nature Book Sale from North Fork Audubon. Saturday December 15th - 10 AM to 2 PM Red House Nature Center at Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, NY   Nature Book Sale for the benefit of The North Fork Audubon Society Learn about and add to your outdoor nature experience while helping NFAS. For info call Tom 631-275-3202 or tdamiani3@optimum.net

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Winter Seal Walk with SoFo at Cupsogue Beach County Park

December 15 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cupsogue Beach County Park, 906 Dune Road
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978 United States
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$10

Walk Leader: South Fork Natural History Museum Environmental Educator With the cold of winter, many northern animal visitors come to the South Shore of Long Island to find food, among them Pinnipeds—or seals. The three most common species of seals that visit Long Island at this time of year are Harbor Seals, Grey Seals, and Harp Seals. Join SoFo on a walk toward the ocean at Cupsogue Beach County Park, where at low tide you can expect to see some…

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Ecological Culture Initiative Winter Solstice Dinner

December 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Joseph’s Villa, 81 Lynn Avenue
Hampton Bays, NY 11946 United States
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$45

Winter Solstice Dinner • Dec 20th   The Ecological Culture Initiative will host an Organic Farm-to-Table Winter Solstice Dinner on Thursday, December 20th, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at the historic St. Joseph's Villa in Hampton Bays, NY 🍽 🥗 Price: $45 per person - limited to 45 people Purchase Tickets ECI will provide all food, which will be organic, naturally gluten-free, and vegetarian (with vegan options), and prepared by Executive Cheffe Colette Connor of the Inn Spot. Any milk, cheese, and vegetables…

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Meet Falconer Chris Paparo & His Hawk Emmy at SoFo

December 22 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
South Fork Natural History Museum, 377 Bridgehampton/Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton, NY 11932 United States
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Free

Cosponsored by the South Fork Natural History Museum and the Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt About Chris: Born and raised on Long Island, Chris has been exploring the wilds of the Island for over 30 years. As a wildlife photographer, writer, lecturer, and General class, licensed falconer, he enjoys bringing public awareness to the diverse wildlife that calls the island home. His passion for coastal ecology, fishing, and the outdoors led him to obtain a BS in Marine Science…

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Full Cold Moon Hike at SoFo

December 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
South Fork Natural History Museum, 377 Bridgehampton/Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton, NY 11932 United States
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Free

Hike Leader: Jean Dodds, Secretary, Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt Co-sponsored by Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt & South Fork Natural History Museum (SoFo) During this month the winter cold fastens its grip, and nights are at their longest and darkest. Sometimes this moon is also called the Long Night Moon as the winter nights lengthen and the moon spends more time above the horizon opposite a low sun. Join us for this leisurely paced one-hour hike in…

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January 2019

Winter Birding with Group for the East End at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

January 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road
Quogue, NY 11959 United States
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Free

Join Aaron Virgin, Vice President of Group for the East End, on a hike through Refuge trails looking and listening for local birds of the forest. This free program is for adults and families with children ages 7 and older. Space is limited so call to reserve. Call 631.653.47714 or register using this form.

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Light the Night Trail Walk at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

January 19, 2019 @ 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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Full Moon Night Hike at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

January 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road
Quogue, NY 11959 United States
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$5

January 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Celebrate the first full moon of the New Year with an evening 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. The walk will last approximately 1 1⁄2 hours. Reservations required at least 24 hours in advance; payment required at time of reservation. A program for adults and families with children over…

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Live Owls at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge

January 26, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road
Quogue, NY 11959 United States
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$5 – $10

January 26, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm   Join us in the Nature Center to see our resident owls up close! This 1 hour program will teach you about our 3 native Long Island owl species and what they might be doing during the winter months, as well as how you can help protect them. Learn about their diets, habitats, and physical adaptations that make them excellent hunters. For adults and families with children age 6 and older.…

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