Earth Day Eco Fair

April 11, 2013 in Past Events

Presented by Seatuck Environmental Association & Suffolk County Parks present

Saturday, April 20, 2013, 11 am–6 pm (Rain date:Sunday, April 21)

A full day of educational family fun featuring nature programs,live animals, music, art, games and food to celebrate Earth Day 2013

at the Suffolk County Environmental Center, 550 South Bay Avenue ,Islip

CARNIVAL BOTHS

Wild Animal Face Painting, Flying Squirrel Slingshot, Nature Art, Alewife Migration Challenge,  Native Plant Potting, Mountain Bike Obstacle Course,  Adopt-A-Quail

ACTIVITIES

Salt Marsh Exploration

Enjoy an up-close look at the diversity of life in one of the mostproductive habitats on the planet.

Birds in the Woods

Grab a pair of binoculars and observe some of our common feathered friends of the forest.

Insect Adventure

Get your hands dirty as we roll over logs and dig through the leaves in search of some incredible insects of the forest.

Green on the Scene

Learn some botanical basics as we make leaf and bark rubbings of our favorite plants.

Words in the Wind

What did you see today? Use haiku and other writings to record your observations, then hang hand them them around the site.

ANIMAL SHOW

LIVE MUSIC

FOOD COURT: Evergreen Island Caterers, Tula Kitchen, Roxy’s Ice Cream Catering Truck

GREEN BUSINESS EXPO: Meet LI businesses that support Seatuck’s conservation mission

PLUS juried nature photography show,  raffles, and more

GREEN MARKET  Sponsored by sherry’s Healthy Gourmet

 

 FREE PARKING • SHUTTLE SERVICE

for more info: www.seatuck.org

Suggested Donation: $5/person; $15/family