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Adult Ed-venture: Native American Legends
Sunday, August 3, 2014 03:00 PM - 04:45 PM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 423-1770

Legends helped Native Americans to understand their environment. During this all-outdoor presentation of readings, geared for the average adult, you too will learn about nature, even as you are entertained. Short walk; much sitting on the grass. (Not recommended for children)

Fees: $4 per adult, $3 for children ages 3-17, children under three are free. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program.

Adult Ed-ventures are appropriate for ages 18 & older.

Registration: Required
Family Adventure: Sunset Cycle
Friday, August 8, 2014 07:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 581-1072

Bring your bike on a guided ride past the historic mansion. View the sound and watch the sunset behind the trees. Learn some history and glimpse the animals that come out at dusk.

Helmets are required. Water is recommended.

Family Adventure programs are ideal for children ages 5 & up. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Fees: $4 per adult, $3 for children ages 3-17, children under three are free. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program. 

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-venture: History Hike
Saturday, August 9, 2014 09:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 423-1770

While the main purpose of this hilly, moderately paced 6 mile walk is to relax and socialize, we will make stops to discuss some spots of historic interest. Bring lunch and drinking water.

Fees: $4 per adult, $3 for children ages 3-17, children under three are free. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program.

Adult Ed-ventures are appropriate for ages 18 & older.

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-venture: Traditional Nature Walk
Sunday, August 17, 2014 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 423-1770

We'll take a slow walk (approx. 1 mile), exploring nature in the woods and tall grass meadows of the south central section of the park.

Fees: $4 per adult, $3 for children ages 3-17, children under three are free. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program.

Adult Ed-ventures are appropriate for ages 18 & older.

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-venture: Literary Hike
Saturday, August 23, 2014 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 423-1770

This program is a quiet, leisurely ramble, generously interspersed with readings selected to enhance your appreciation of the beauty, wonder and tranquility of nature. Approximately 2 miles.

Fees: $4 per adult, $3 for children ages 3-17, children under three are free. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program.

Adult Ed-ventures are appropriate for ages 18 & older.

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-venture: Cliff Hike
Saturday, August 30, 2014 09:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 423-1770

While questions are most welcome, there will be no formal nature discussion during this new 6 mile, very hilly, moderately paced walk, thus affording walkers the opportunity for uninterrupted relaxing and socializing. Bring lunch and drinking water. For safety reasons, no one under 18 will be permitted to attend.

Adult Ed-ventures are appropriate for ages 18 & older.

Fees: $4 per adult, $3 for children ages 3-17, children under three are free. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program.

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-venture: Late Summer Seasonal Stroll
Sunday, September 7, 2014 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 423-1770

On this short stroll (approx. 1.5 miles), one of a series designed to observe seasonal changes, we will witness summer's slow, subtle change, as she withers and goes to seed.

Fees: $4 per adult, $3 for children ages 3-17, children under three are free. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program.

Adult Ed-ventures are appropriate for ages 18 & older.

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-venture: Birds with Botany for Beginners
Saturday, September 13, 2014 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 423-1770

During this program, geared for novice adult birders, we'll be searching for birds... no birds? We'll learn about plants! Bring binoculars.

Adult Ed-ventures are appropriate for ages 18 & older. Fees: $4 per adult, $3 for children ages 3-17, children under three are free. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program.

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-venture: Traditional Nature Walk
Sunday, September 21, 2014 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 423-1770

We'll take a slow walk (approx 3 miles), exploring nature in the woods and tall grass meadows of the southeastern section of the park.

Fees: $4 per adult. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program.

Adult Ed-ventures are appropriate for ages 18 & older.

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-venture: Caumsett Sampler
Saturday, September 27, 2014 10:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 423-1770

On this leisurely but hilly 5-mile saunter, you will learn about nature in the field, forest, seashore and pond. Bring lunch and drinking water.

Adult Ed-ventures are appropriate for ages 18 & older.

Fees: $4 per adult, $3 for children ages 3-17, children under three are free. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program.

Registration: Required
Adult Ed-venture: History of Caumsett
Sunday, October 5, 2014 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve
Phone: (631) 423-1770

On this hilly, moderately long walk (approx. 2 miles), we will study the park's social, economic, architectural, and political history.

Adult Ed-ventures are appropriate for ages 18 & older.

Fees: $4 per adult, $3 for children ages 3-17, children under three are free. Vehicle use fees are due upon arrival during the fee collection season.

Reservations are required for all programs and will be accepted starting two weeks prior to each program. 

Registration: Required
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