Upcoming Events

Adult Yoga with Yoga Life


  • May 30, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • June 6, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • June 13, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • June 20, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • June 27, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • July 11, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • July 18, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • July 25, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • August 1, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • August 8, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • August 15, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • August 22, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • August 29, 2022
    10:30 am - 11:30 am

This Spring and Summer, add weekly Yoga classes to your wellness schedule. The Rose Garden at Hempstead House and the shady lawn along the bluffs are the perfect settings for Yoga Life’s wonderful classes! Mondays at 10:30 – 11:30 am Fridays at 10 am – 11 pm Register at Yoga Life!  (Event Information)

Pups & Peeps Walk 2019

Pups & Peeps Walk to Benefit American Foundation for Suicide Prevention


  • June 5, 2022
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

The pandemic has created many challenges for everyone – and greater risks for some. Join the walk to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and help build awareness and support for this critical issue. Register here or at Castle Gould’s Clock Tower. Dogs must be leashed at all times. For more information about the American  (Event Information)

Guided Nature Walks


  • June 11, 2022
    10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • September 10, 2022
    10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • October 8, 2022
    10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • December 10, 2022
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us for this 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.  (Event Information)

Photograph of a forest in spring.

Forest Bathing


  • June 18, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • July 16, 2022
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • August 10, 2022
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • September 21, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 15, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 19, 2022
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 14, 2022
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Take a meditative Forest Bathing walk, led by certified guide Linda Lombardo. Based on the Japanese tradition of Shinrin-Yoku, a wellness practice developed in the 1980s, each unique walk inspires mindful connections with the natural elements of the woods for a range of healthful benefits. All precautions for COVID-19 will be taken, including social distancing  (Event Information)

Photo montage of the Preserve during four different seasons

2022 Four Seasons in Music


  • Intersections
    July 8, 2022
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Bells of Autumn
    October 9, 2022
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Preserve’s historic mansions and waterfront grounds are the backdrops for this unique chamber music series, created by Series Artistic Director Kathryn Lockwood. Each concert features music and poetry, inspired by the time of year and themes of romance and resilience. Internationally renowned musicians present captivating performances with repertoire ranging from Beethoven, Bach, and Mozart to  (Event Information)

Outdoor Adventures with Ranger Eric


  • Foraging Walk
    July 9, 2022
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Biologist and ranger Eric Powers knows the Preserve’s wildlife and landscape like the back of his hand after years of leading marvelous nature programs. He was named the 2020 Long Island Sierra Club Environmentalist of the Year and is the Program Director for Center for Environmental Education & Discovery. In 2022, Ranger Eric will lead visitors of  (Event Information)