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Nim and the War Effort

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.

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Recycling is not a new idea. During World War II, children on the home front helped the war effort by salvaging scrap. Children aged eight to nine, join us for a fun afternoon listening to a story about a young girl helping the war effort and participate in activities to learn about World War II.

Location

Ryan Visitor Center in Jamaica Bay Park
Gateway NRA-Floyd Bennett Field
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

National Park Service

Categories

Education, Nature, History, Best for Kids

Directions to Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways

Know Before You Go

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

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Due to construction, Beach 118th - Beach 126th Streets are closed to swimming until July. Beaches are fully open at Beach 86th Street, Beach 97th Street, Beach 106th Street, and Beach 112th - Beach 117th Streets.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2016

Tennis CourtsMarine Park

Marine Park's tennis courts will be closed for the season due to construction.

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