Earth Day Beach Cleanup

Observe Earth Day at the Sands Point Preserve – all participants receive free admission to the park!  This program was reschedule from April 22. Meet at Castle Gould’s Clock Tower on Friday, April 26 at noon or join us any time between noon to 2 pm at the beach.  (more…)

Family Butterfly Day

Venture into the immersive live butterfly exhibit in Hempstead House! More than 100 exotic butterflies will call the “Breakfast Room” home, complete with an indoor tropical garden and fresh fruit on which to feed. See if you can identify all of the species! Butterfly crafts and educational activities will be available in the mansion – (more…)

Guided Nature Walks

Join us for this monthly series of themed walks as we explore different aspects of the preserve’s environment, encompassing its unique physical features and wildlife, as well as critical conservation issues and helpful practices to create a healthy, sustainable environment. (more…)

Summer Solstice Celebration

BYO picnic dinner and stay until the sun sets! Spend the longest day of the year outdoors on the beautiful grounds of the Sands Point Preserve. (We’ll step inside one of our mansions, if it rains.) We’ll have guided walks into the woods, along the pond and shoreline; nature-based art projects; a special Family Yoga (more…)

Village Day Fall Festival

Celebrated the autumn season with outdoor activities for children of all ages, including a petting zoo; hayrides around the Great Lawn; pony rides overlooking the Long Island Sound; pumpkin painting for budding artists; a Green Grocer market featuring award-winning artisanal cheeses and farm picked vegetables. Refreshments will be available for purchase. (more…)

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