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Fox Trot

Sunday, January 26, 2020  |  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.

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

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Pine Bush Pups: Oh Deer!

Tuesday, January 28, 2020  |  10:00 am

Leap on over to the Pine Bush to find out what white-tailed deer look like, where they live in the Pine Bush, what they eat and what signs they might leave behind.

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

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Pine Bush Pups: Oh Deer!

Wednesday, January 29, 2020  |  10:00 am

Leap on over to the Pine Bush to find out what white-tailed deer look like, where they live in the Pine Bush, what they eat and what signs they might leave behind.

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

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Early Life on Earth and our Search for Life in the Universe

Friday, January 31, 2020  |  6:30 pm

In his presentation, Dr. George Shaw, Professor Emeritus Union College, will offer a view of that early Earth history and give fascinating insight into the special conditions and long-term generation that was necessary for life to evolve, and by extension try to answer the question "Could life exist elsewhere in the universe?"

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Groggy Groundhogs

Saturday, February 1, 2020  |  11:00 am

Whether you call them groundhogs or woodchucks join us for a short talk and walk, to learn more about these common mammals.

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

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Winter's Eve Nature Journaling

Wednesday, February 5, 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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Terrific Turtles

Sunday, February 9, 2020  |  1:00 pm

In this program, we will learn what types of turtles live in the Pine Bush, where they live, and how they survive.

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

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Deep Freeze

Saturday, February 15, 2020  |  11:00 am

Amphibians and reptiles have unique ways to survive through the winter weather. Join us for this program and learn why we call it “deep freeze”.

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

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Mid-Winter Recess Nature Journaling

Monday, February 17, 2020  |  10:00 am

Use the Albany Pine Bush as inspiration to make your own journal and then begin to fill the pages.

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

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Mid-Winter Recess Nature Journaling

Tuesday, February 18, 2020  |  10:00 am

Use the Albany Pine Bush as inspiration to make your own journal and then begin to fill the pages.

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Mid-Winter Recess Nature Journaling

Wednesday, February 19, 2020  |  10:00 am

Use the Albany Pine Bush as inspiration to make your own journal and then begin to fill the pages.

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

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Winter's Eve Nature Journaling: Focus on Sketching

Wednesday, February 19, 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.

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Mid-Winter Recess Nature Journaling

Thursday, February 20, 2020  |  10:00 am

Use the Albany Pine Bush as inspiration to make your own journal and then begin to fill the pages.

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

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Science Lecture Series: An introduction to the Joint NYSDEC-Cornell Wildlife Health Program with Emphasis on Chronic Wasting Disease Epidemiology

Thursday, February 20, 2020  |  6:30 pm

Kevin's lecture this evening will provide an overview of the Wildlife Health Program structure and case flow in NY and discuss CWD, the disease that is demanding much of the unit's attention and resources.

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

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Movie Day: Chasing Ice

Friday, February 21, 2020  |  1:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon showing of Chasing Ice.

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Discover the Pine Bush

Sunday, February 23, 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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FrogWatch Training Session

Wednesday, February 26, 2020  |  6:30 pm

The evening will provide an introduction to FrogWatch, a community science program of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

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

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Terrific Turtles

Saturday, February 29, 2020  |  11:00 am

In this program, we will learn what types of turtles live in the Pine Bush, where they live, and how they survive.

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

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Discover the Pine Bush

Saturday, March 7, 2020  |  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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Full Moon Hike

Monday, March 9, 2020  |  6:30 pm

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

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

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