"A neighborhood without parks is not a whole neighborhood." - Ed Koch
Location: Ave U & East 33rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11234         phone: 718-421-2021          e-mail: info@saltmarshalliance.org
Salt Marsh Nature Center  Programs-- Winter Events
 
Unless other wise indicated meet at the Salt Marsh Nature Center
3302 Ave U, B'klyn, NY 11234
For information call 311 & ask for the Brooklyn Urban Park Rangers
To find out what’s doing in our other Brooklyn parks, please visit New York City's Park Website web site, https://www.nycgovparks.org
Now Open Every Day through October
         
As Brooklyn's largest park, Marine Park has plenty of room to serve a lot of needs.
Environmentally, it consists of 530 acres of grassland and precious salt marsh, protected as a Forever Wild preserve. The Urban Park Rangers
present bushels of educational and fun activities in its Salt Marsh Nature Center each week, and interested, independent visitors can wander along
the Salt Marsh Nature Trail to observe unique regional flora and fauna.
Recreationally, the park offers amenities as varied as a golf course, bocce courts, cricket fields, and baseball diamonds, to name but a few. The park
also contains multiple playgrounds, bicycle greenways, and a launch and landing site for canoes and kayaks at Gerritsen inlet.
Brooklyn Ranger Programs  January 2019
Jan 1
Tues
11 am
Start your New Years Resolution right. Join the Urban
Prk Rangers for a hike through Prospect Park
Prospect Park
Audubon Center
Jan 12, 2019
Saturday
1 pm
History Lecture: The Gerritsen Mill and the Cooper
Grist Mill
Marine Parj
Salt Marsh Nature Center
January 13
Sunday
1 pm
Natural Jewelry Making Workshop -- Join the Rangers
and learn how to make jewelry using materials from
nature. Basic materials provided. Registration begins
on Wed. Jan 2
Marine Park
Salt Marsh Nature Center
January 19
Saturday
11 am
Birding: Winter Birds -
Greenwood
Cemetery
Main Entrance Arch, 5th Ave &
25 Street
January 20
Sunday
1 pm
Survival Series: Survival 101 - Learn the basics for
survival in an unpredicted situation
Marine Park
Salt Marsh Nature Center
January 20,
Sunday
6 pm
Winter Mythology: Stories around the campfire -- Long
winter nights have inspired countless tales for passing
time and staying warm by the fire. Join the Urban Park
Rangers to share in this ancient tradition, and even
spin a yarn of your own
Prospect Park
Picnic House
January 26
Saturday
1 pm
Survival During the American Revolution
Fort Greene Park
Fort Greene Visitors Center
January 27
Sunday
1pm
Natures Worksjhop: Nature Journals
Marine Park
Salt Marsh Nature Center
 
           
           
For more information please go to the NYC Parks Dept
website at
www.nycgovparks.org/
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Schedule is subject to change
For more infomation call the
Salt Marsh Alliance
347-701-8674