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February 2015

Revel in the season
•  Spy harbor seals along the coast.
•  Take birding walks at Jamaica Bay and Sandy Hook.
•  Hear about winter foods from Greenmarket farmers.

Celebrate Black History Month
•  Learn about trailblazing African American pilots.
•  Join a talk on contemporary and 19th c. slave narratives.
•  Follow the history of Africans in New York on a walking tour.
•  Explore the African Burial Ground.

Observe Presidents Day
•  Honor our first President with a visit to the site where he took the oath of office.
•  Enjoy a holiday talk and living history demonstrations.

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

Join Collegium Westchester Chorus and Orchestra for a free concert with flute, violin and the 1830 Erben pipe organ at St. Paul's. 2/5

Learn about Bessie Coleman, the first female African American pilot, at Floyd Bennett Field. 2/16

February is the high season for seals wintering at Sandy Hook. Join a walk in search of them. 2/8 & 2/21

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