Theodore Roosevelt Programs and Events

The Trailside is Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary and Audubon Center's tri-annual newsletter to keep our supporters up to date with all recent happenings. Click here to read the latest Trailside!  

UPCOMING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS:

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Wednesday, January 28 - Tails & Tales: Owls!
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. All Ages.
At the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY 11771
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200; gtudda@audubon.org
Hooot! Calling all kids! Wake up from your afternoon nap to listen to an exciting story at the Sanctuary all about owls! Then, get to meet one of these mysterious creatures up-close!
$5 suggested donation

 

Saturday, January 31 - Winter Wonderland Wander
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. All Ages.
At the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY 11771
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200; gtudda@audubon.org
The Sanctuary is a beautiful place during winter; join a naturalist on a  Saturday afternoon for some fresh air, to search for animal tracks in the snow, learn how our local wildlife survives the winter weather, and view some of the spectacular birds that flock to our feeders. After, warm up around a fire with s'mores and hot chocolate!
$3 members/$5 non-members

 

Tuesdays & Fridays in February - Nature Breaks
[3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27]
12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
At the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY 11771
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200; gtudda@audubon.org
Tough day at work? Studies show that even a short time in nature can change your mood from stressed to calm and balanced! Push the reset button on your day by joining a naturalist for a lunchtime walk to enjoy the gorgeous winter landscapes the north shore has to offer.
Free!

 

Saturday, February 7 -  Meet Our Raptors
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. All Ages.
At Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200, gtudda@audubon.org
The Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary is home to many birds of prey including hawks, owls, falcons, and a vulture, that can no longer live on their own in the wild. Come out to meet and learn about some of these amazing animals from one of our knowledgeable naturalists.
$5 members/$8 non-members

 

Sunday, February 8 - Bird Banding & Breakfast
Bad Weather Date: Sunday, February 22
8:00 a.m. Ages 10+.
At the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY 11771
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200; gtudda@audubon.org
Don't miss this opportunity for an up-close look at some of Long Island's diverse bird species! See how scientists capture birds with mist nets and learn why banding is important to understanding bird migration, health, and ecology. A light breakfast will be served.
Subject to cancelation due to inclement weather.
$7 members/$10 non-members

 

Saturday, February 14 - Valentine's Gift to Wildlife
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. All Ages.
At the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY 11771
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200; gtudda@audubon.org
Valentine's day is about showing love to those you care about.  Spend an afternoon at the Sanctuary showing the birds how much you care! Make a special birdseed-treat to give to our feathered friends and take a guided stroll among the grounds to watch them enjoy!
$5 per person or bird seed donation

 

Friday, February 20 - Discover Owls
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Ages 6+.
At the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY 11771
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200; gtudda@audubon.org
Did you know there are species of amazing owls right here on Long Island? Join us for an up-close encounter with some of the Sanctuary's own avian owl ambassadors and explore the natural history of our nocturnal neighbors.
$5 members/$8 non-members

 

Saturday, February 21 - Birdwatching for Beginners
9:00 a.m. Ages 10+.
Meet at the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY 11771
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200; gtudda@audubon.org
Winter is a great time to learn to bird! Take a stroll around the Sanctuary with one of Audubon New York's avian scientists and then walk down to the Cove to search for the many species of waterfowl our shores host in the winter--including dabbling ducks, loons, grebes, and more!
Limited availability of binoculars. Please bring your own if you have a pair.
$7 members/$10 non-members

 

Wednesday, February 25 - Tails & Tales: Snakes!
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. All Ages.
At the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY 11771
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200; gtudda@audubon.org
Calling all kids! Wake up from your afternoon nap to listen to an exciting story at the Sanctuary all about snakes! Then, get to meet one of these slithering reptiles up close!

 

Saturday, February 28 - Winter Wonderland Wander
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. All Ages.
At the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY 11771
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200; gtudda@audubon.org
The Sanctuary is a beautiful place during winter. Join a naturalist on a Saturday afternoon to get some fresh air, search for animal tracks in the snow, learn how our local wildlife survives the winter weather, and view some of the spectacular birds that flock to our feeders. After, warm up around a fire with s'mores and hot chocolate!
$3 members/$5 non- members

 

Friday, March 6 - Discover Owls
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
At the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY 11771
For more information or to register: (516) 922-3200; gtudda@audubon.org
Did you know there are species of amazing owls right here on Long Island? Join us for an up-close encounter with some of the Sanctuary's own avian owl ambassadors and explore the natural history of our nocturnal neighbors.
$5 members/$8 non-members

 

Saturday, March 14 - Meet Our Raptors
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. All Ages.
At Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY
For more information or to register: 516-922-3200, gtudda@audubon.org
The Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary is home to many birds of prey including hawks, owls, falcons, and a vulture, that can no longer live on their own in the wild. Come out to meet and learn about some of these amazing animals from one of our knowledgeable naturalists.
$5 members/$8 non-members

 

Saturday, March 21 - EGGSTRAVAGAZNA 

 

Sunday, April 12 - Sunday Funday: Eat or Be Eaten!
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Held at Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center
134 Cove Road, Oyster Bay NY
For more information or to register: 516-922-3200, gtudda@audubon.org
Join us for an afternoon of exciting animal-themed strategy games. Can you run fast enough to track down your prey? Cleverly disguise yourself and hide from predators? See what a typical day is like for animals in the wild trying to stay alive another day. Will you eat or be eaten?
Free!  

 

Saturday, May 16 - FEATHER FEST

 


*NEW* TR Frequent Flyer Passport

frequent flyer passport

WHO: Anyone who attends a Public Program (child or adult) at TR will receive a Frequent Flyer Passport
WHAT: Get your card stamped every time you attend a public program. On the 6th visit, turn in your card for a free program, restrictions apply.
WHEN: Come down to the Sanctuary today to receive your card
WHY: We want to thank you for supporting our Sanctuary!
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Restrictions: Stamps cannot be earned with group programs or field trips. The free program is not valid for vacation break programs. It carries a redeemable value of $10 towards a program. One person per card. Cards carry no cash value if lost or stolen.

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