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Reinstein Woods Public Programs and Events

Special Programs

  • Wild Wednesday - Together, kids and their parents or caregivers can enjoy a different, fun, hour-long outdoor activity (October through June only). For children in grades K-5 and their caregivers. Check the quarterly program schedule for specific dates and times.
  • Educator Workshop - Reinstein Woods offers a variety of professional development workshops for educators. Participants receive a hands-on environmental education curriculum. For more information, visit the Educator Workshop page.

Special Events

  • Fall Festival - This annual event is usually held the third Saturday in September. Instead of our typical one-day event, we are holding multiple guided walks and programs this year from Thursday, September 16-Monday, September 20, 2021. See the "Reimagined" Fall Festival for event details and registration information. (leaves DEC website)
  • Winter Wonderland - Celebrate the winter season with fun activities and crafts for kids, and try out cross-country skis and snowshoes! No festival is planned for 2021; we hope to celebrate again in 2022!

Schedule of Upcoming Public Educational Programs

*NOTE: We are unable to accommodate organized groups (scouts, schools, hiking clubs, etc.) at our public programs. Please call 716-683-5959 to schedule a separate program for your group.

  • Programs are free of charge unless otherwise noted. Dress for the weather!
  • All children attending programs must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.
  • We welcome people with disabilities to all of our programs. If you call ahead to let us know your specific needs, we will be happy to learn how we can best serve you.
  • All programs require advance registration, unless otherwise noted. For further information or for registration, call Reinstein Woods at 716-683-5959. In the event of severe weather, programs may be canceled or modified. Please call the center to confirm.

Visit the Summer 2021 Program Schedule (PDF) for events taking place in June through August 2021.

Visit the Fall 2021 Program Schedule (PDF) for events taking place in September through Novemer 2021.

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More about Reinstein Woods Public Programs and Events:

  • Annual Fall Festival at Reinstein Woods - List of activities, special events, and exhibitors for the 18th Annual Fall Festival at Reinstien Woods Environmental Education Center on September 15, 2018.
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    Depew, NY 14043
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