Theodore Roosevelt Events
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Upcoming Events at the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary:
Saturday, Dec 14: Waterfowl Watching Workshop
10:00am- 12:00pm. Ages 11+.
The cooler months are the best time of year to see the New York area's many species of waterfowl, including diving and dabbling ducks, loons, grebes, and more. Enjoy light refreshments and a presentation on tips to identify local waterfowl, followed by a hike to the water with one of the Sanctuary's knowledgeable naturalists to spot some of these birds.
$15 members/ $20 non-members
Registration required. Please call to register.
Sunday, Dec 15: Holiday Gift to the Birds
10:30 am. All Ages
Come out on this chilly afternoon to make a special treat for the birds to hang on a tree. Take a nature walk then enjoy watching the birds flock to your homemade treats.
December 26, 27, 30, 31: Holiday Camp
Click here to view our Holiday Sanctuary Adventures 2013 Brochure
Saturday, January 18: Bird Banding and Breakfast
8:00am-10:00am. Ages 10+.
See how scientists capture birds with mist nets and learn why banding is important to understanding bird migration, health, & ecology. A light breakfast will be served. Subject to cancelation due to inclement weather.
$7 members / $10 non-members
Sunday, January 26: Winter Wonderland Nature Hike
1:00pm. All Ages.
The Sanctuary is a beautiful place during winter; join us on a chilly Sunday afternoon to search for animal tracks in the snow, learn how our local wildlife survives the cold winters, and view some of the spectacular birds that flock to our feeders.
Free for members/ $5 non members