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Storefront Science: What Do Animals Do During Winter?

Saturday, December 16, 2017

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.

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We've heard that bears hibernate and squirrels hide their acorns, but what do other animals do when winter is coming? What changes do they make? Why do animals prepare for winter? How do they know it's time? Join Dr. A for an exploration of the changes animals undergo before and during winter.

Please note: Space is limited (ages 4 to 7) and RSVP is required. To register, please email

This program was made possible through the support of the Fort Tryon Park Trust and the Greenacre Foundation.


Highbridge Recreation Center in Highbridge Park
2301 Amsterdam Avenue
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Northern Manhattan Parks, Fort Tryon Park Trust, Greenacre Foundation

Contact Number

(212) 795-1388

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