Long Island Refuge Complex Visitor Center
Visitor Center - Monday - Saturday, 8:00 - 4:00
Refuge (Trails) - Monday - Sunday, Sunrise - 4:00
Nature Store - Monday - Saturday, 9:00 - 4:00
Welcome Cabin - Sunday - 12:00 - 2:00
FOW Nature Store
See Nature Store
Items - Examples
Carmans River Canoe/Kayak
Open for Rentals
8:00am to 5:00 pm
7 days a week
Saturday, February 1
– (11:00am) - Birds of Prey by Sweetbriar Nature Center. Birds of prey are some
of the most magnificent animals in the world. In this presentation children will
meet a variety of birds and discover what makes them so special. Live animals
(two owls, a falcon and a hawk) will be on hand.
Call 631-286-0485. Limit 30 families.
Saturday, February 8 – (1:00pm) Guided Nature
Hike with Naturalist Todd Weston. Meet at the center for a guided hike. Look for
resident wildlife as you walk the refuge trails. Bring binoculars.
February 15 – (1:00pm) Litter Pickup at Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge. As
Gandhi said “Be the change you want to see in the world.” Help us keep the
refuge clean. Meet at the visitor center for supplies and walk to Smith Road to
beautify the refuge boundary. All equipment (gloves, vests, litter grabbers,
bags and snacks) will be provided.
RESERVATIONS REQUIRED! - Call 631-286-0485.
Saturday, February 22 – (11:00am) GO SOLAR – Informational Seminar by Solar
City. Learn how easy it is to go green and save on your electricity bills by
going solar for little to no money down. By taking the step to produce your own
green energy you can help protect the environment while fixing your electricity
rates. This informational program is based on the new solar lease program
subsidized by NY State, LIPA and the Federal Government. Representatives from
Solar City, the nation’s leading clean energy company, will be available to
determine whether your house qualifies.
RESERVATIONS REQUIRED! Call 631-286-0485.
Get Involved - FOW Volunteers Needed
FOW needs volunteers for the following tasks,
Publicity, Web Site Support, Programs (Canoe Trips,
Birding Walks, etc.), Nature Store Coordinators, and more. See
Flyer for more information.
Please contact Claire Goad
(email@example.com) to volunteer.