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Upcoming Events

Rewild at the Preserve: An Earth Day Event

Apr20

Learn about rewilding and how you can restore native plant communities in your backyard from Mary Reynolds, best-selling author of “The Garden Awakening” and “We are the ARK.”

Where

Sands Point Preserve Conservancy

127 Middle Neck Road

Sands Point, NY

Phone

516-571-7901

Price

$15

Earth Day Beach Cleanup

Apr22

Join our efforts to help prevent plastic and other harmful materials from polluting our oceans and help keep the Preserve’s beautiful shoreline clean. Join us anytime between 10 am – 12 pm. Bring your own gloves, all other materials will be provided. No registration is required. All beach cleanup volunteers receive free admission to the Preserve, as a thank you for your help in this important mission

Where

Sands Point Preserve Conservancy

127 Middle Neck Road

Sands Point, NY

Phone

516-571-7901

Price

free

Family Forest Bathing

Apr24

Certified guide Linda Lombardo will lead families on an easy walk around the grounds, using the trails, the pond, and perhaps even the beach, inviting a connection with nature with every step. Children will make forest or beach art, connect with the trees, and participate in an experiential scavenger hunt suitable for all ages. Pre-registration is required.

Where

Sands Point Preserve Conservancy

127 Middle Neck Road

Sands Point, NY

Phone

516-571-7901

Price

$45, includes parking; Children: $7

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