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October 1, 2014                                                               Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Find us on Pinterest  View our videos on YouTubenull

Advanced Registration is required for all programs. Unless noted, all programs meet in the Nature Center and are $7 per person or FREE for members. Please register by calling (914) 762-2912 ext. 110
Nature Matters: Managing Deer to Protect Our Forests-
Is There An Answer?
Thursday, October 2
7 pm 

In the Theater at the Ossining Public Library

Speaker: Dr. Mark Weckel,

Postdoctoral Conservation Research and Teaching Fellow,
American Museum of Natural History
This event is co-sponsored by the Ossining Public Library.
Raptors on the Wing
Saturday, October 4
11 am – 12 pm

It is migration season for raptors as they take wing to fly south. Meet Teatown’s raptor ambassadors and find out the migration stories that make them take flight.

Not suitable for children under 5. 

Field Day on the Farm
Sunday, October 5
1 pm – 2:30 pm

Before the days get colder take one last hike into the fields at Cliffdale Farm where we will look for insects.

Visit Teatown

1600 Spring Valley Road
Ossining, NY 10562
Teatown Lake Reservation’s
mission is to inspire our community to lifelong environmental stewardship.
Nature Center hours:
9 am – 5 pm daily
Trails are open 365 days a year from dawn to dusk.
Click here for Teatown membership benefits, details,
and to purchase or renew
your membership online.

Your donation can make

an immediate impact and help

support our environmental education programs and the stewardship of our 1,000 acre preserve.



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Upcoming Events and Workshops:
Hiking the Road to Ruins
Thursday, October 9
7 pm – 8:30 pm

Join author David Steinberg for this informative talk about his book Hiking the Road to Ruins. The Hudson Valley has a wealth of abandoned iron mines and rock quarries, deserted buildings, and historic military sites that make great hiking destinations, especially when you learn the

ins and outs of these locales. This is an adult program.

Nature of Leaves
Saturday, October 18
1 pm – 3 pm

Celebrate autumn by taking a hike with a Teatown educator. Collect autumn leaves and learn how and why leaves turn color in the fall. Work with leaves and other botanicals to create a fall medallion to put in your window for autumn light to shine through. Guided by Strawtown Studio..

Lighthouse Illumination Art Workshop
Sunday, October 19
2 pm – 4 pm
at the Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center, Kingsland Point Park, Sleepy Hollow

Join Teatown educators and artists from Strawtown Studio at the Kathryn W. Davis RiverWalk Center, in Kingsland Point Park, Sleepy Hollow for this illuminating workshop! The Tarrytown Lighthouse will serve as inspiration to create lanterns from foils, mirrors, beads and other reflective materials to light up the long winter nights ahead. Learn the importance of light as a guide for animal and human navigation. Please bring a flashlight!

In the Nature Center Gallery:   

Recent Works by

Melissa Bisbee Orme


Opening Reception: October 9 at 6pm

On exhibit October 2014

Click here for more info

Teatown Highlight:   

Great volunteers are always making improvements to our trails. 

Last weekend, 12 individuals and 7 families (40 people total) from the Yorktown Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints came to Teatown Lake Reservation as part of their Helping Hands Service to help get our trails ready for autumn hiking. Plan your employee or group volunteer opportunity here.

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