EVENTS

Campfire & Owl Prowl

Avalon Barn Shep Jones Lane, Stony Brook, NY

EVENT FULL We will be cooking a couple of food items over a campfire, followed by an owl prowl. Don’t […]

Herbal Workshop with Blooming Curiosity

Avalon Barn Shep Jones Lane, Stony Brook, NY

April is an herbal educator, flower essence practitioner, mother, bee keeper, gardener and consultant. She completed her training in Vermont […]

Field Data Collection/Hike

Avalon Barn Shep Jones Lane, Stony Brook, NY

iNaturalist is a popular science application used to map and share observations of biodiversity across the globe. We've developed a […]

Cold Stun Sea Turtle Monitoring

West Meadow Beach Trustees Road, Stony Brook, NY

Join us for a beach walk with AMCS to scan the area for stranded/cold stunned sea turtles. This is the […]

DIY Wildflower Seed Balls

Avalon Barn Shep Jones Lane, Stony Brook, NY

Who says you can't still garden in the winter? We'll be taking the native seeds that we collected from our […]

End of Year Campfire

Avalon Barn Shep Jones Lane, Stony Brook, NY

Come join us for our last campfire cookout of the year and if we have time we'll wrap up with […]

Seed Sowing for Wetlands

Avalon Nature Preserve Stony Brook, NY

We will continue making "seed balls" that will be used for a wetland restoration project in the spring. We've selected […]

Bluebird Nest Boxes

Avalon Barn Shep Jones Lane, Stony Brook, NY

If you've hiked the meadow trails at Avalon, you've probably noticed our Eastern bluebird nest boxes. Although we haven't seen […]

Seal Walk at Crane Neck Beach

Crane Neck Beach Beach Path E, Old Field, NY

Each winter, seals are hauling out onto Long Island’s shores and rocky beaches as part of their migratory routes. For […]

Solar System Model Pt II

Avalon Barn Shep Jones Lane, Stony Brook, NY

As an educational outreach tool, one of our astronomers, David B, had the idea to create a walk through model […]