Earth Day Celebration at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Come celebrate Earth Day with the Quogue Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, April 27 from 12pm to 3pm at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge. We’ll have lots of fun activities, vendors waiting for you. Bring your binoculars and your friends for an afternoon of celebrating our local environment! 🐦Guided Bird Walks🐢Meet Live Animals🌎Crafts🌳Environmental Exhibitors🛶Self-guided Kayaking & Canoeing🌮Get […]

Free

Full Moon Night Hike at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

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 […]

$10 – $20

Light the Night Winter Trail Walks at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Come to the Refuge for a self-guided, peaceful stroll through the gently lit forest trails.  Bring a reusable mug and enjoy a warm beverage. Flashlights are not permitted during the walk. Please note that this is a quiet walk, and parents must accompany and encourage their children to enjoy the trail quietly. This event is for adults […]

$10 – $15

Guided Winter Hike to the Dwarf Pines at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Guided Winter Hike to the Dwarf Pines at Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road, Quogue. 9 a.m. A 3-mile hike on relatively flat terrain to the ecologically rare dwarf pines ecosystem. quoguewildliferefuge.org

$5

LINPI Native Plant Sale at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

LINPI Native Plant Sale at Quogue Wildlife Refuge Saturday, September 23rd, 11:00 AM — 2:00 PM (or until sold out) Fall is the perfect time for planting, and what better way to support Long Island’s natural beauty and wildlife than by planting native plants? Stop by the Qugoue Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, September 23rd to […]

Full Moon Hike at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

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 […]

$5 – $10

Light the Night Valentine Walk at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

February 14, 2020 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm   Come to the Refuge for a romantic, self-guided 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 only, $10 per person. Check […]

$10

Enchanted Forest Trail at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Enchanted Forest Trail at Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road, Quogue. Oct. 26 & 27 and Nov. 3 from noon to 2 p.m. Follow your guide to meet whimsical, fun, and educational characters on the forest trails. The parking lot will be full of games and activities. A program for ages 2 to 7 […]

$10

A Taste of Australia Didgeridoo Workshop at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

G’day mate…come and make your own Didgeridoo, Dot Paint it in the traditional Australian Aboriginal style, then learn how to play it. Australian Chris Pitkin will talk to you about Australia’s Aboriginal culture and the Didgeridoo – Yidaki – the world’s oldest wind instrument. He’ll show you how to Dot Paint your Didge the traditional […]

$30

Rites of Spring Music Fest: “Nature’s Sounds Concert” at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Nature’s Sounds Concert Quogue Wildlife Refuge Sunday May 5th 2019 at 4:30pm  The Four Winds Trio Ray Anderson, trombone and little instruments Giovanni Perez, flute on of all kinds and percussion Jay Rozen, tuba and little instruments Tonito Valderrama, enviromental artist birds and environmental sounds   The Nature’s Sounds Concert combines a live music performance made by a trio of stunning musicians led by the Down Beat multi nominated best trombonist Ray Anderson with a “nature art installation” in collaboration […]

$25

Egg Hunt at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Session I, 9:30-10:30 AM & Session II, 11:00 AM-12:00PM Create a bunny craft and then hop on down to Peter Cottontail’s Trail to a special spot on the Refuge for an egg hunt.  Each child will receive a special gift.  A very popular program for children ages 2 to 4, accompanied by an adult, so […]

$15

Eggstravaganza at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Session I 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM Session II 2:00 PM -2:45 PM Reservations are required Inspect the Refuge egg & nest collection for ideas to create your own fun nest craft. You may want to bring a smock or an old shirt with you. We will decorate our own ‘nests’ and color and decorate […]

$10

Amphibian Encounter with SoFo at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Join QWR in the nature center as our friends from SOFO (South Fork Museum of Natural History) teach all about amphibians! Meet some of our native amphibian neighbors and learn about their unique habitat, what they need to do to find food and how they avoid being eaten. Hear how these animals are adapted to […]

Free

Tick-Borne Diseases – What You Need to Know at The Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Chances are that you, or someone you know, has been diagnosed with Lyme or another tick-borne disease. Jerry Simons, RPA-C, a member of the Medical Advisory Panel of Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s Regional Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center, will speak about the types of diseases that are carried by the different species of ticks found on […]

Free

ZIMA! Winter in the Woods at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

WHEN: Sunday, March 3, 2019  |  1:00PM – 3:00PM  WHERE: Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Rd, Quogue COST: $25 Adults  |  $15 Kids 18 and Under​ The word ‘Zima’ is Polish for winter, so the backdrop for this performance couldn’t be more fitting. ZIMA!, an interactive winter journey, combines mystery, poetry, theater and exploration. Bundle up and […]

$15 – $25

Winter Fireside Poetry for the Entire Family at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Saturday, February 16th, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Quogue Wildlife Refuge presents an afternoon of fireside poetry reading in the Nature Center, hosted by local poet and published author Maggie Bloomfield. Open reading for poets, listeners, and friends. Bring a poem of your own, a favorite by someone else, or a very short essay to […]

Free, Registration Requested

Scales & Tails: All About Reptiles at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Saturday, February 9th, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM Meet a variety of snakes, turtles, and lizards! Learn about what they eat, their defense mechanisms, where they are native to and what makes reptiles so special. Kids will have a chance to touch and see them up close. A program geared towards children ages 4 – […]

$5

A Photographer’s Journey through McNeil River Bear Sanctuary at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

The McNeil River Brown Bear Sanctuary on the Alaska Peninsula is a very unique place for up close viewing of wildlife, especially brown bear. Photographer Kevin Ferris (ozarkimages.com) has visited the McNeil River sanctuary several times and he will present a program that covers the history of the sanctuary, conservation approach applied at McNeil as […]

$5

Light the Night Trail Walk at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

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 […]

$10

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

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

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.

Free

Full Moon Night Hike at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Join QWR for a nighttime hike through the forest up to North Pond as we look and listen for nocturnal creatures, and enjoy some night vision activities. The walk will last approximately 1 ½ hours. Reservations required at least 24 hours in advance; payment required at time of reservation. A program for adults and families […]

$5 – $10

Learn to Protect Sea Turtles at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Would you know what to do if you saw a sea turtle on the beach? Join The Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation for a free lecture on how you can help us save these animals, as they can experience cold stunning which is a condition similar to hypothermia. (This is a great way […]

Free

All About Bats at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Join QWR in the nature center for a 45-minute presentation all about bats, including their anatomy and amazing physical adaptations, various lifestyles of bats from all over the world — including Long Island — and their ecological importance to the planet. Attendees will also learn about the conflicts bats are facing, and how you can […]

$5

National Weather Service program at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Join Tim Morrin, Observation Program Leader/Meteorologist with the National Weather Service (NWS) to learn all about the National Weather Service, which is located at Brookhaven National Lab in Upton, Long Island. This powerpoint presentation will share with us their mission, organization in the Federal government, products and services, as well as how they can help […]

$10

Jungle Bob at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

C’mon down and take a walk on the wild side! Meet Jungle Bob as he brings the wonders of nature to life with a live animal program with some of the world’s most unloved, unusual and unknown creatures. Encounter Snakes, Lizards, Turtles, Crocodilians, Frogs, Toads, Salamanders, Tarantulas and more! Interact with these amazing creatures as […]

$10

Paddle the Old Ice Pond at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Explore Old Ice Pond via Kayak or Canoe during a self guided paddle, or join up with a QWR Educator to learn about the history, and flora and fauna. Observe the various species of freshwater fish, turtles, and birds which live in and around this 100+ year old pond that was originally created for ice […]

$10

Full Long Night Moon Hike at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Join us for a nighttime hike through the forest up to North Pond as we look and listen for nocturnal creatures, and enjoy some night vision activities. Reservations required 24 hours prior, space is limited. A program for adults and families with children over 8. Meet in parking lot. $5.00 for members, $10.00 for non-members. […]

$5 – $10

The Long Journey Home: The Nichols Eaglet at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

This power point presentation and talk will be about the return of bald eagles as a nesting species to their ancient nesting area today known as the William Floyd Estate. The program will also cover eagle biology, the reason for their decline all over Long Island and the United States, and their remarkable comeback. This […]

Free

A Guide to Attracting Butterflies at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Erin Gettler, author of The Birdwatchers Digest Butterflies Backyard Guide, will offer a PowerPoint presentation & talk about how to identify, observe, and attract these beautiful pollinators to our gardens. There will be time for Q & A. A free program geared towards adults and interested youngsters. Reservations required. Call 631.653.4771 for reservations.

Free

Rites of Spring: Acme Performs at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Sat June 2nd 2018 Cliff Baldwin and the Aquebogue Contemporary Music Ensemble with the Riverhead High School Chamber Choir at Quogue Wildlife Refuge 7:00pm Music conversation with members of ACME and Paolo Bartolani ​7:30 Concert The East End's own Aquebogue Contemporary Music Ensemble led by Cliff Baldwin presents three pieces devoted to Quogue Wildlife in an electroacoustic mix […]

$10

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