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September 2014

Celestial sights
•  Experience West Pond or Sandy Hook by moonlight.
•  Take a sunset cruise around Jamaica Bay.
•  Explore the starry sky over Great Kills, Floyd Bennett Field or Sandy Hook.

Daytime adventures
•  Discover the flora of an Autumn beach.
•  Help with butterfly tagging during monarch migration.

One-of-a-kind events
•  Cheer on 3,000+ athletes in the Iron Girl Triathlon.
•  Enjoy dance classes, double dutch demos, short films and more at the African Film Festival's Family Day Celebration.
•  Sample stories and fare from one of Little Italy's fabled markets.

SUCCESS! Osprey's Journey will continue thanks to the generous souls who gave to our crowdfunding campaign. Migration is nigh.

Find more to do on the calendar and park activities guide.



Spy egrets, herons, peregrine falcons and ospreys on a sunset cruise of Jamaica Bay. 9/27

Join the annual hike at Great Kills to view migrating monarch butterflies and dragonflies. 9/28

Watch 3,000+ "Iron Girls" at Sandy Hook swim, bike and run for breast cancer research. 9/7

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