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Calendar of Events:

  • 8am: Birdwatching walk at the Tarrytown Lakes with Ornithologist Dr. Carole Griffiths to catch a glimpse of the huge variety of bird species and wildlife in this NYS Environmentally Protected area (meet at Lakes parking lot on Neperan Road)

  • 9am-12pm: Two Clean-up Efforts - Neperan Park and Sheldon Ave/Lincoln ave. Wear
    water resistant boots/sturdy shoes, a hat, long sleeves, bring gloves, and water.

  • 9am: Hike and Trail Marking - Meet at Park and Ride lot near old pump-house to help clear and blaze a forgotten trail. Wear hiking boots, a hat, long sleeves, and bring gloves, and water Limit 10 people.

  • 10am-3pm: Lakes Clean-up (meet in parking lot) Wear boots/sturdy shoes, a hat, long sleeves, bring gloves, and water10-12pm: Tree Planting - Vacant Lot east of Neperan Park.

  • 10am-12pm: Tree Planting, "An Edible Forest", focusing on native edible trees and shrubs - Locations: the Vacant Lot east of Neperan Park. Tools will be provided

  • 12-2pm: Metal Detecting at Wilson Park. Meet the Putnam and Westchester Detectorists and Archeological Society to learn the art of metal detecting and uncover some local treasures.

  • 1:30-2:30pm: Meet-and- Greet with County Executive George Latimer at Coffee Labs on Main Street to discuss environmental issues in Westchester.

  • All Day Earth Day Happy Hour at the Oath - selected $5 Draft Beer.

  • 3-6pm: (Bring your own) Picnic at Pierson Park with food vendors and Free Music by The Kennedys

  • 8pm: Lights Out - Dine by Candlelight (at participating local restaurants)

If you’d like to join any of the participatory events, please sign up below so we know many people to expect.

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm