NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Wave Hill Winter Survival Wonders: Talk and Walk

Saturday, February 1, 2014

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

How do plants and animals survive our harsh New York winters? Naturalist Gabriel Willow combines a multimedia presentation with an outdoor walk to illustrate the challenges faced by plant and animals during the chilliest months. Witness some amazing adaptive strategies that help them survive, from hibernation to migration to “anti-freeze-laced” blood.

Ages 10 and older welcome with an adult.


Wave Hill House in Wave Hill Accessible
West 249th Street and Independence Avenue
Directions to this location



Event Organizer

Wave Hill

Contact Number

(718) 549-3200

Contact Email


Nature, Kids

Search Events

Time of Day

Was this information helpful?