Upcoming News/Events

Thursday October 14, 20107:00 p.m. Symbols in Stone, Salt Marsh Nature Center (Free)Enjoy a scenic walk through the storied Greenwood Cemetery while learning the history and meaning behind the various symbols that prevail in grave carvings and sculpture.Saturday, October 16, 201012:00 p.m. Halloween Festival, Salt Marsh Nature Center (Free)Join in on this annual event for all ages featuring Halloween themed games, costumed fun and traditional decorationsSaturday, October 30, 201010:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. MillionTreesNYC Volunteer Planting Day, select sitesMarine Park is just one of several parks benefiting from this day of tree planting, with 20,000 new trees set to take root throughout New York City. Register online at MillionTreesNYC to take part. All planting supplies will be provided for you.Sunday, October 31, 20101:00 p.m. Park Ranger Costume Contest/Pumpkin Carve (Free), Salt Marsh Nature CenterKids 12 and under compete for prizes awarded to the individuals with the best park ranger costumes, followed by a special pumpkin carving session in preparation for Halloween night.