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Owl Investigation

Sunday, December 22, 2019  |  1:00 pm

Join us to learn about the owls that live in the Pine Bush Preserve and the signs they leave behind.

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Discovery Center Closed

Tuesday, December 24, 2019  |  9:00 am

The Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center will be closed to the public on the following holidays: December 24 & 25, 2019 and January 1, 2020. All preserve trails will remain open on these dates.

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Discovery Center Closed

Wednesday, December 25, 2019  |  9:00 am

The Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center will be closed to the public on the following holidays: December 24 & 25, 2019 and January 1, 2020. All preserve trails will remain open on these dates.

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11th Annual Cookie Burner Stroll

Thursday, December 26, 2019  |  11:00 am

Our cookie burner stroll is a fun way to get outside for some fresh air and exercise.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Adults  |  Ages 6-10  |  Tweens  |  Teens  |  Reservations Required

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Owl Investigation

Friday, December 27, 2019  |  11:00 am

Join us to learn about the owls that live in the Pine Bush Preserve and the signs they leave behind.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Adults  |  Ages 6-10  |  Tweens  |  Teens  |  Reservations Required

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Owl Investigation

Friday, December 27, 2019  |  1:30 pm

Join us to learn about the owls that live in the Pine Bush Preserve and the signs they leave behind.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Adults  |  Ages 6-10  |  Tweens  |  Teens  |  Reservations Required

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Feisty Fishers

Saturday, December 28, 2019  |  1:00 pm

We will start inside with a short talk about the history and biology of the fisher. Then we will continue outside for a walk in the preserve as we look for signs of the fisher.

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Discovery Center Closed

Wednesday, January 1, 2020  |  9:00 am

The Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center will be closed to the public on the following holidays: December 24 & 25, 2019 and January 1, 2020. All preserve trails will remain open on these dates.

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Snowshoe Hike

Saturday, January 4, 2020  |  11:00 am

Have you tried snowshoeing? The Albany Pine Bush Preserve is a great place to get started with this fun sport.

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Pine Bush Pups: Neat Feet

Tuesday, January 7, 2020  |  10:00 am

Who passed this way? Help us look for signs of animals that live in the Pine Bush.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Pine Bush Pups  |  Ages under 6 with caregivers  |  Reservations Required

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Pine Bush Pups: Neat Feet

Wednesday, January 8, 2020  |  10:00 am

Who passed this way? Help us look for signs of animals that live in the Pine Bush.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Pine Bush Pups  |  Ages under 6 with caregivers  |  Reservations Required

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Winter’s Eve Nature Journaling

Wednesday, January 8, 2020  |  6:00 pm

During this indoor, evening program we will spend time appreciating living and once-living objects and photographs of the Pine Bush Preserve while we exercise our creativity through nature journaling.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Adults  |  Evening Programs  |  Teens  |  Reservations Required

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Full Moon Hike

Friday, January 10, 2020  |  6:00 pm

Enjoy the Pine Bush at night with a hike under the full moon.

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Project Wild

Saturday, January 11, 2020  |  10:00 am

Training for teachers presented by The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

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Discover the Pine Bush

Sunday, January 12, 2020  |  1:00 pm

An extraordinary journey into the Albany Pine Bush – a globally rare, nationally significant and locally distinct inland pine barrens.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Adults  |  Ages under 6 with caregivers  |  Ages 6-10  |  Tweens  |  Teens  |  Reservations Required

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Pine Bush Pups: A Closer Look at Pitch Pine

Tuesday, January 14, 2020  |  10:00 am

Pitch pines are all around you in the Pine Bush. Join us to learn all about these important trees.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Pine Bush Pups  |  Ages under 6 with caregivers  |  Reservations Required

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Pine Bush Pups: A Closer Look at Pitch Pine

Wednesday, January 15, 2020  |  10:00 am

Pitch pines are all around you in the Pine Bush. Join us to learn all about these important trees.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Pine Bush Pups  |  Ages under 6 with caregivers  |  Reservations Required

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Science Lecture Series: Lessons Learned From 28 Years of Restoring Fire to a Globally-rare Pine Barrens

Thursday, January 16, 2020  |  6:30 pm

In this presentation, Conservation Director, Neil Gifford, will highlight what the Commission has accomplished and learned about restoring fire’s role to the world’s best remaining example of an inland pitch pine-scrub oak barrens.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Adults  |  Science Lecture  |  Evening Programs  |  Friends of the Pine Bush Community  |  Reservations Required

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Animal Signs in the Albany Pine Bush

Saturday, January 18, 2020  |  11:00 am

Come and learn how to identify the clues that animals leave behind in the winter here in the Albany Pine Bush.

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Pine Bush Pups: Nuts for Squirrels

Tuesday, January 21, 2020  |  10:00 am

Did you know that January 21st is National Squirrel Appreciation Day? Come learn about the squirrels that live in the Pine Bush.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Pine Bush Pups  |  Ages under 6 with caregivers  |  Reservations Required

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