The Science Behind the Solstice

Sunday, December 21, 2014

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

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Learn myths and legends surrounding the season’s shortest day, as well as the science behind the shorter days and the snow to come. 

Join us for a short hike along the nature center trail in search of seasonal changes, then cozy up by the fireplace to a cup of hot cocoa or tea.

This program is geared for ages 10 and up.


Greenbelt Nature Center in Blood Root Valley Accessible
700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue
Staten Island
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Fee per participant: $6 non-members/$4 Greenbelt Conservancy members. Registration and pre-payment required.

Event Organizer

Staten Island Greenbelt Conservancy

Contact Number

(718) 351-3450

Contact Email


Nature, Best for Kids

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