Wildflower Walk

Rockefeller State Park Preserve 125 Phelps Way, Pleasantville, NY

Join botanist, Patty Butter, for a leisurely walk and learn about the identification of autumn wildflowers. Contribute as a citizen scientist to increase our knowledge of the ecology of the Preserve by logging your observations in the iNaturalist app. Cost: $3 + Eventbrite fees. Max: 12 people. Photo courtesy of Carl Zucker. RockefellerStateParkPreserve.org/events

$3

Painting en Plein Air

Rockefeller State Park Preserve 125 Phelps Way, Pleasantville, NY

Experience nature through painting! Learn the watercolor technique under the guidance of award-winning artist, Anne Johann, as you absorb the beauty of the landscape before you. You may bring your own supplies if you have them; if not, supplies will be provided. Cost: $8 per class + Eventbrite fees. Max: 10 people. RockefellerStateParkPreserve.org/events

$8.00

Sound Healing

Rockefeller State Park Preserve 125 Phelps Way, Pleasantville, NY

Tickets available on September 20 at 10 am Join Dayna Gralla for a therapeutic and restorative sound healing experience. Envelop yourself in the sounds of crystal singing bowls, chimes, and a variety of soothing instruments as you allow your mind to drift from an active state to a relaxed and meditative state. The event will […]

$5

Sunset Yoga at Rockwood

Rockefeller State Park Preserve 125 Phelps Way, Pleasantville, NY

Relieve stress during an outdoor yoga session with instructor, Shivani Singh. Explore the connection between breath and movement and learn the fundamentals that will help keep your practice safe and sustainable. Classes are appropriate for all levels of experience, ages 18+. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to account for the 10-minute walk to […]

$5

Stargazing in the Preserve

Rockefeller State Park Preserve 125 Phelps Way, Pleasantville, NY

Tickets available on September 20 at 10 am Peer into the cosmos with Vinny Coulehan of the Rockland Astronomy Club. View Saturn and Jupiter through a telescope and observe the craters on the moon in detail. Plus, capture images to take home with you! Cost: $3 + Eventbrite fees. Max: 20 people. Photo courtesy of […]

$3

History of Rockwood Hall

Rockefeller State Park Preserve 125 Phelps Way, Pleasantville, NY

Join Rockwood docent, David Teich, on an adventure into the past as we explore the Rockwood Hall area and its rich history dating back to prehistoric times. Former estate of William A. Rockefeller Jr., this site boasts scenic views overlooking the Hudson, lush forests, and remnants of 19th century luxuries. Leashed dogs are welcome. The […]

$3

Full Moon Hike: “Hunter’s Moon”

Rockefeller State Park Preserve 125 Phelps Way, Pleasantville, NY

Experience the Preserve after dark! Join us for a 4-mile hike on carriage roads lit by moonlight. We walk at a brisk pace; some hiking experience is recommended. Leashed dogs are welcome. Cost: $3 + Eventbrite fees. Max: 40 people. Photo courtesy of Edwin Ramos. Tickets available on September 20 at 10 am RockefellerStateParkPreserve.org/events

$3

Original New Yorkers: Indigenous History of Land

Rockefeller State Park Preserve 125 Phelps Way, Pleasantville, NY

The New York that you know today wasn't always this way. This year, on Indigenous People’s Day, learn about the Native Nations who inhabited this land before colonization. Join us in welcoming historian and activist, Heather Bruegl, citizen of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin and first-line descendent Stockbridge Munsee, for a presentation on indigenous history […]

$3

Hiking and Hunting

Rockefeller State Park Preserve 125 Phelps Way, Pleasantville, NY

You may have noticed signs about the hunting program in the Preserve recently, as hunting season approaches. If you’ve wondered about the safety or the scope of the hunting program, or its necessity in maintaining a balanced ecosystem within the Preserve, then this program is for you. Join naturalist and manager of the hunting program, […]

Free

Birdwatching with the Saw Mill River Audubon Society

Rockefeller State Park Preserve 125 Phelps Way, Pleasantville, NY

Get to know our feathered residents! Join experts from the Saw Mill River Audubon Society on a bird walk around the Preserve. Great for all levels of birding experience, beginners welcome! Rain or shine except in cases of extreme weather. Completed vaccination required. Ages 8+. Cost: FREE. Max: 25 people. Photo courtesy of Bill Golden. […]

Free-Registration required