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Decomposer Detectives Family Walks

Sunday, October 21, 2018

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.

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Are you curious about worms, insects, fungi and other creatures that live on the forest floor? Grab a magnifying glass and join us as a Decomposer Detective! Learn all about how organisms help break down dead leaves, wood and other organic matter in Wave Hill’s Abrons Woodland.

Please wear closed-toed shoes and appropriate clothing for a woodland adventure! Appropriate for ages five and older with an adult. This walk is held at 11:00 a.m., noon, and 1:00 p.m.

Free with admission to the grounds. 


Wave Hill House in Wave Hill Accessible
West 249th Street and Independence Avenue
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Free with admission to the grounds. Admission is $8 Adults, $4 Students and Seniors 65+, $2 Children 6+, Free to Members and children under 6.

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