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April 2014

It's Spring!
•  Greet returning migrants on a bird walk.
•  See early wildflowers on a woodland hike.
•  Join an easygoing coastal biking & hiking trip.

Workshops & classes
•  Enjoy beginners' yoga in the park.
•  Take a gardening workshop.
•  Pick up new skills at a surf casting clinic.

Programs for special occasions
•  Explore the trees of Sandy Hook for Arbor Day.
•  Show your love for Jamaica Bay & the planet for Earth Day.
•  Watch the military pomp at U.S. Grant's birthday celebration.

Osprey News
Trouble in Paradise! While Coley II slowly makes his way home, his mate is entertaining the advances of other males.

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

See returning ospreys, herons, egrets and other migrants on walks at Sandy Hook and the Wildlife Refuge. 4/13 & 4/26

Get free gardening lessons from Adriann Musson at Floyd Bennett Field. 4/12 & 4/26

Enjoy the sights of Fort Tilden on a two-mile biking and hiking trip with a park ranger. 4/26

The National Parks of New York Harbor Conservancy is working to create on New York Harbor the finest urban waterfront recreation and educational national park system in the world.

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