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Thursday October 15, 2020
 
4:30 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1835.html
Contact  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center
518-475-0291 or 5Rivers@dec.ny.gov
Location  Five Rivers Environmental Education Center, 56 Game Farm Road Delmar, NY 12054 - Map

OUTDOORS AFTER SCHOOL

Are you tired of sitting at a desk all day? Join us after school to get some fresh air, stretch your legs, and have fun outdoors. Meet at the visitor center to begin our adventure. Come for as many sessions as you’d like, and dress for outdoor activity. For children in grades K-5 and their caregivers. Call by the Monday before each session to register for that week’s program.

Registration is limited. Please call Five Rivers at 518-475-0291 by the Monday before the program to register. If registration fills, you may be placed on a waiting list.

For the safety of our visitors, staff and volunteers, and in compliance with guidance from New York State, the New York State Department of Health, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), social distancing practices must be followed. Masks must be worn throughout guided programs, while at a roving program, and on the trails whenever a 6-foot distance cannot be maintained between individuals or households.


5:30 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1837.html
Contact  716-683-5959
Location  Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve & Environmental Education Center, 93 Honorine Dr. Depew, NY 14043 - Map

As the sun sets, discover which animals are migrating and how those that stay are preparing for winter.

We welcome those who have any type of physical challenge to all our programs. If you call ahead to let us know your needs, we will be happy to learn how we can serve you.

PLEASE NOTE

  • Pre-registration is required for ALL programs; call 716-683-5959 to register for an in-person program. For virtual programs, please register online at www.reinsteinwoods.org/events.
  • You must pre-register by phone; you will receive a call confirming your registration or waitlist status. PLEASE SPEAK CLEARLY when leaving your phone number as our system does not have caller ID. Unless you receive a callback, you are not registered.
  • All participants are required to wear a mask; social distancing of 6 feet or more will be practiced whenever possible.
  • Reinstein Woods’ restrooms will not be available. In case of poor weather, programs may be cancelled.
  • We cannot accommodate organized youth/civic groups at these programs. Please call to make other arrangements.

6:00 PM
https://www.dec.ny.gov/outdoor/96527.html
Contact  Melissa Cohen
melissa.cohen@dec.ny.gov, 718-482-4922

The DEC Region 2 (NYC) Bureau of Fisheries is pleased to invite new or current anglers to a Virtual Fishing Opportunity Information Session.

Join a virtual discussion with DEC Region 2 Fisheries staff to learn about: freshwater fishing locations in NYC, fishing rules and regulations, web resources to help anglers get started freshwater fishing and staff is available to answer all the questions you have about fishing in NYC!

Fishing is a recreational activity that can be done safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. It is easy to socially distance yourself and enjoy time outdoors with a fishing rod in hand.

There will be three opportunities to participate, the same session will be offered each time:

Tuesday, October 6th, 12pm - 1pm

Register Here: https://meetny.webex.com/meetny/onstage/g.php?MTID=e3e40bdacca5f6b7a6d1c41eb3727af77

Saturday, October 10th, 11am - 12pm

Register Here: https://meetny.webex.com/meetny/onstage/g.php?MTID=e0037a17e855f6fb16852640eb68c3cb8

Thursday, October 15th, 6pm - 7pm

Register Here: https://meetny.webex.com/meetny/onstage/g.php?MTID=e3e0ca53d0ece4e2dba5d3ca585876a99


LegendFive Rivers Recreation and Families Reinstein Woods






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This calendar provides a listing of all DEC-sponsored events that are open to the public. You can click on any event in the calendar to view additional details about the event. Note that the events at environmental education centers will only display in the region in which they are located, even though they serve residents from adjacent areas. We welcome people with disabilities to all of our programs. Please call the contact number ahead of time to let us know your specific needs and we will be happy to learn how we can best serve you.

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