Nature connection for all ages.
CEED offers programs for all ages that inspire wonder about nature and appreciation for the natural world of Long Island. There are a wide array of program topics including Astronomy Night, Owl Walks, The Life of the Great South Bay, The American Chestnut Tree Challenge, Beach to Breech Hikes, Wildlife Tracking, Forest Bathing, Wild Food Foraging and so much more.
Programs specifically for children and youth include our Summer Nature Experience, Aishling Forest School and hands-on Animal Shows at birthday parties.
We also offer many of our programs to organizations like scout troops, libraries, and civic organizations. Organizations we have served include:
American Museum of Natural History Fresh Air Fund
Sweetbriar Nature Center Sands Point Conservancy
South Fork Natural History Museum
Clarke Botanical Garden Town of North Hempstead
Smithtown Historical Society
Boy Scouts of America
Please look at our Calendar for upcoming program information and registration.
The latest community programs news…
The Center for Environmental Education & Discovery (CEED) has revamped its unique nature presentations to meet the need for high-quality online programming.
Last year’s Summer Nature Experience program was an enormous success for children and CEED, and we remain hopeful that we can repeat that!
With over 30 years’ experience, Ranger Eric is a wildlife biologist with CEED, an innovative facility on a nature preserve in Brookhaven.
Keep up with the latest news.