Family Fishing Day 

  • Sunday, June 25 from 8:30am - 10:30am
  • Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Admission: Members: $8 Adults, $5 Children Not-yet-Members: $10 Adults, $7 Children
  • Recommended for children ages 5 and older
  • Pre-paid registration required.

Join Carl Heitmuller for some tall fishy tales and to learn all about fishing! Our ponds are home to many different species of fish, including large-mouth bass,
black crappy, and pumpkinseed sunfish. The NYS fishing license requirement is waived for adults who
participate in this event. We provide the bait; you bring poles and your sense of adventure!

Or register by phone at 845-534-5506 ext 204. 


Full Moon Hike 

  • Saturday, July 8 at 8:00pm
  • Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Admission: Members: $8 Adults, $5 Children Not-yet-Members: $10 Adults, $7 Children
  • Pre-paid registration requiredSee below

Enjoy the moonlit fields and forests on a guided full moon trek. The Full Buck Moon appears during the time when new antlers of buck deer push out from their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur. Join educator, Lisa DiMarzo, to learn more lunar
and celestial stories.

Or register by phone at 845-534-5506 ext 204. 


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Butterfly Weekend 

  • Saturday, August 12 & Sunday, August 13 from 10am-2pm
  • Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Admission: Members: $6 Adults, $4 Children Not-yet-Members: $8 Adults, $6 Children

Flutter in this weekend to discover the beauty of butterflies,moths, and caterpillars:
• 10:30am & 12:30pm - Illustrated presentation about
common local butterflies
• 11:30am & 1:30pm - Guided  field butterfly walk
• Butterfly tent (one ticket with each paid admission)
• Butterfly, moth, and caterpillar crafts for kids
• Admission to Grasshopper Grove included