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Turtle Time

Saturday, September 21, 2019  |  2:00 pm

Do you want to learn more about local turtles? Don’t miss this chance to observe a live turtle and discover something new about these ancient reptiles!

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

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Fall Bird Hike

Sunday, September 22, 2019  |  7:30 am

Join us this morning for a birding walk through the preserve.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Adults  |  Hudson River Valley Ramble  |  Tweens  |  Teens  |  Reservations Required

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After-work Hike

Thursday, September 26, 2019  |  6:00 pm

Taking a hike after work is great for relieving stress, connecting with nature and getting some exercise.

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

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iNaturalist: Sharing Observations of Biodiversity

Saturday, September 28, 2019  |  11:00 am

iNaturalist is a citizen science project and online social network of nature enthusiasts, where users can share observations, get help with identification and more.

TAGS: Public Program  |  Adults  |  Tweens  |  Teens  |  Reservations Required

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Turtle Time

Saturday, September 28, 2019  |  2:00 pm

Do you want to learn more about local turtles? Don’t miss this chance to observe a live turtle and discover something new about these ancient reptiles!

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

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Brilliant and Bristly Buckmoths

Sunday, September 29, 2019  |  1:00 pm

Join us for a 0.9-mile hike to discover the amazing world of buckmoths.

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

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Point of Woods Preserve Neighbor Meeting

Wednesday, October 2, 2019  |  7:00 pm

We’d like to meet our neighbors and hear your thoughts, questions and ideas about upcoming mowing and tree thinning scheduled to take place on Albany Pine Bush Preserve lands near your home in 2019 and early 2020.

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Morning Meander for Adults

Friday, October 4, 2019  |  10:00 am

Start your day outdoors and join us for a hike along the trails of Great Dune.

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Brilliant and Bristly Buckmoths

Saturday, October 5, 2019  |  11:00 am

Join us for a 0.9-mile hike to discover the amazing world of buckmoths.

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Community Science: Snowpack Monitoring

Wednesday, October 9, 2019  |  7:00 pm

If you live within half a mile of the preserve, please join us this evening to learn how to collect and submit measurements that will help us explain how the flora and fauna of the Pine Bush survive the winter.

TAGS: Volunteer  |  Adults  |  Evening Programs  |  Tweens  |  Teens

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Fall Foliage Hike

Saturday, October 12, 2019  |  11:00 am

Come and join us for a 2.6 mile hike while we take in the beautiful scenery of this rare ecosystem.

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Smokey Bear Day

Monday, October 14, 2019  |  10:00 am

Drop in and meet Smokey Bear and friends at the Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center!

TAGS: Special Events  |  Adults  |  Ages under 6 with caregivers  |  Ages 6-10  |  Tweens  |  Teens

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Science Lecture Series: Pitch Pine Communities of NY

Thursday, October 17, 2019  |  6:30 pm

NY Natural Heritage Program Chief Ecologist Greg Edinger will present an overview of the natural communities in the state that have pitch pine as a characteristic species (10 natural communities) or present as a minor associate (6 natural communities).

TAGS: Public Program  |  Adults  |  Science Lecture  |  Evening Programs  |  Reservations Required

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Discover the Pine Bush

Saturday, October 19, 2019  |  10:30 am

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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Fox Trot

Sunday, October 20, 2019  |  1:00 pm

Join us for a short, inside presentation on the two species of fox that live in the Pine Bush. We will then continue outside for a hike to look for signs of foxes.

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Sensory Night Hike

Tuesday, October 29, 2019  |  6:30 pm

On this multi-sensory tour of the Pine Bush after sun-down, we will explore nocturnal adaptations through hands-on activities.

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Morning Meander for Adults

Friday, November 1, 2019  |  10:00 am

We will meet at the Kings Highway Barrens trailhead (#9) and walk approximately one and one-half miles.

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Discover the Pine Bush

Saturday, November 2, 2019  |  10:30 am

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

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Owls and Hors d’oeuvres

Wednesday, November 6, 2019  |  5:30 pm

Join us for a hike while stopping periodically to listen for the calls of owls in the Pine Bush.

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Oh Deer!

Saturday, November 9, 2019  |  11:00 am

Come and join us for a program on the largest mammal in the Pine Bush.

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