Tuesday, December 01, 2015


Monday: 1pm - 5pm
Tuesday: 10am - 2pm
Wednesday: 10am - 5pm
Thursday: 10am - 5pm
Thursday: 10am - 5pm
Weekends: only open during programming

 Holiday Camps & Vacation Clubs: Offered on 9/25, 9/26, 10/13, 11/4, 11/11, 12/22, 12/23, 12/29, 12/30
In our vacation clubs, time will fly as the children enjoy stories, games, "eco-dramas", educational activities including crafts and up close and personal visits with Weinberg's animaly family.  Pack a lunch.  Dress for weather.  Program offered during Scarsdale School Holidays and Vacation Breaks. Visit www.scarsdale.com/recreation to register!
TIME: 10:30am-2pm  FOR: Grades K-5th.  FEE: $55/day per participant. 

Nature Tots (Mommy & Me): Fall Offerings: Winter Offerings: 12/2, 12/3, 12/9, 12/10, 12/16, 12/17, 1/6, 1/7, 1/13, 1/14, 1/20, 1/21, 1/27, 1/28, 2/3, 2/4
This class introduces wee ones to the natural world via different topics each week with crafts, games, stories, walks and play dates with the animals. 
Visit www.scarsdale.com/recreation to register!
TIME/DAY: 4pm-5pm (Tuesdays or Wednesdays) FOR: Ages 2-4 with a caregiver. FEE: $120/participant for 8 sessions

Kinder-Bugs: Offered on 9/3, 9/5, 9/10, 9/12, 9/17, 9/19 (Wednesday's & Friday's)
Make new friends at the Weinberg Nature Center's Kinder-Bugs program.  Each class we learn of a different habitat of the world. We will meet and play with some animals that live there such as turtles, lizards, a chinchilla & more!
www.scarsdale.com/recreation to register!
TIME: 1:00pm-2:00pm  FOR: Kindergarteners   FEE: $130/series

Bat & Owl Prowl: Friday October 24th, 2014
Dare to venture out at night? Come in costume with friends and family as we trek through the shadows on a night hike, (bring flashlights) to look for nocturnal creatures.  Meet Kristen's Jungle Jamboree "creatures of the night" that symbolize Halloween.  Star gazing for kids weather permitting.  Free snacks. Non-scary fun!
TIME: 6PM-9PM  FOR: Families with young children  FEE: $7 per person (Children under 2 yrs free)
*This is a drop in program, no pre-registration is required!

Fall Festival: Sunday November 2nd, 2014
Join us for a fun filled afternoon of autumn activities!  Fee will include Apple Cider making, haystack dive for goodies, nature walks, live animal shows, arts & crafts, face painting, music, snacks and more!!!
TIME: 1pm-4pm  FOR: Families & Children  FEE: $8 per person (Children under 2 yrs free)
*This is a drop in program, no pre-registration is required!

Nature Adventures (Select Saturdays: TBD)

Walk the trails, play a game, craft a project, investigate some clues and meet furry, feathery, scaly, slimy, and cuddly animals we call family.
TIME: 11am - 1pm  FOR: Everyone to enjoy  FEE: $5/person for adults & children ages 2 & up.
*This is a drop in program, no pre-registration is required!

Earth Day @ Weinberg Nature Center (TBD)
Afterschool Earth day fun! Guest speaker and children's author Andrew "Chowder" Kranichfeld will be visiting the WNC and will do a special reading of his endearing book entitled "Karen's Garden". Following the reading a Q&A with the author himself.  Earth day inspired activities will be done and you'll even be able to take home some really cool crafts.
www.scarsdale.com/recreation to register! Program will run from 4pm-6pm for children ages 4 & Up. Fee: TBD

2015 Spring Eco-Fest @ the Weinberg Nature Center (TBD)

Come out and enjoy the day at our SPRING ECO-FEST. Enjoy Live Animal shows, Nature crafts, Games, Face painting, Scavenger hunt, Live music, Lunch Fare available, and much more!  Program will run from 12pm-4pm.  Fee: TBD/person, children under 2 are free.
*This is a drop in program, no pre-registration is required!
Representatives From: Bronx River Sound Shore Audubon Society, Animal Nation, Inc., The Wild Dog Foundation, O'Niel's Sandwiches, Snacks & Ice Cream Truck, Long Island Turtle Rescue.

June Bugz (Monday - Friday; TBD)
Activities will include crafts, stories, mini hikes, eco dramas and other nature inspired activities. Visit www.scarsdale.com/recreation to register! More details to come!!! Program will run from 10:30am-12:30pm for children ages 3.5-6yrs old.  Fee: $TBD/day or $TBD for the week.  CHILDREN MUST BE POTTY TRAINED

Have your next Birthday Party at the Weinberg Nature Center!!!
For more information visit


Weinberg Nature Center

Red Maple Swamp
Valley Road and Gorham Road
Nature trail and undeveloped wooded area.

Weinberg Nature Center
Mamaroneck Road
Nature Museum and trails amidst a wooded area.

Westchester Colonial Greenway
(courtesy Westchester County) The Colonial Greenway is a 14.5 mile unpaved trail loop system, linking numerous open spaces and spanning 5 municipalities in southeastern Westchester County. It utilizes the Hutchinson River Pathway and the Leatherstocking Trail, as well as existing trail systems within county and local parks and nature preserves. County Planning and Parks Department staff are currently working with  the local municipalities to make improvements and close small gaps in what will be a premier regional trail facility. click here for a Colonial Greenway PDF map

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