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New York Turtles Meet and Greet

Saturday, March 1, 2014

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.

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Bring the whole family to meet the turtles of New York with Lorri Cramer, N.Y. State Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator and Turtle Specialist, at this free program inside the Payson Park House.
Lorri Carmer of the New York Turtle and Tortoise Society will be joined by some of her shelled friends as she speaks about what makes turtles so special and what you can do to help them.

Location

Payson Park House in Inwood Hill Park
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Northern Manhattan Parks, Fort Tryon Park Trust, Greenacre Foundation

Contact Number

212-795-1388x302

Contact Email

info@FortTryonParkTrust.org

Categories

Nature, Kids, Talks

Directions to Inwood Hill Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Nature CentersInwood Hill Nature Center

Due to the effects of Hurricane Sandy, this facility is closed until further notice.

Baseball FieldsInwood Hill Park

Reconstruction work at the Little League Baseball field will correct existing uneven ball field elevations and will provide a sod infield and outfield. A Scorekeeper’s Box will be installed, player dugout areas will be enlarged and will received new concrete floors, and a clay ‘warning track’ will be installed along the perimeter of the outfield fence to assist playing conditions and maintenance mowing in this area. New bases, clay storage boxes, skinned playing areas and painting and reconstruction of perimeter fencing and backstop areas will also be provided. A metal container will provide secure storage for playing and maintenance equipment with an enclosed player’s warm-up area nearby. New ADA accessible bleachers and an elevated turf viewing area are also being installed to provide seating and viewing areas for the playing field.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2014

Inwood Hill Park Weather

  • Wed
    Breezy
    57°F
  • Thu
    Breezy
    61°F
  • Fri
    Slight Chc Showers
    63°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Sunny
    65°F

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