Sit under a tree at Manor Farm and listen to a story and then do a related activity. For ages 4-6 with an adult.
Saturday June 23, 2018 at 2:30 pm
Saturday Sept. 8, 2018 at 2:30 pm
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|Annual Fundraising Auction in a Coffeehouse-like atmosphere
Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018 6:00 pm
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
22 E 18th St, Huntington Station
We offer exciting,
unique programs that help people connect with the earth.
We believe that education of this kind is critical to the future of our planet.
Take the LIE to Exit 49 north or Northern State Parkway to Exit 40 north (Rt 110 north). Follow Rt 110 for approximately 5 miles. After crossing over Rt 25 (Jericho Tpk), the road will bear to the left and change to New York Avenue. Go approximately 1/2 mile more to East 18th St. Turn right. The church is on the right approximately 1/4 mile.
Donations for 2018 include:
a gift certificate for A la Carte Cooking School
Try a session at the Montauk Salt Cave in Huntington
"NYC Adventure" -- a Watson Adventures Scavenger Hunt for up to 6 people
"Long Island 'Stay-cations'" -- 4 passes to the LI Aquarium, see a planetarium show at the Vanderbilt Planetarium, 4 tickets to the Cradle of Aviation museum
a Jazz sail for two on the Tall Ship Clipper City with Manhattan By Sail
stop in at Adventureland, RPM Raceway (indoor electric go-karts), and Monster Mini Golf
"Broadway in Northport" -- 2 tickets to the Engeman Theatre and a $25 gift card to the Batata Cafe in Northport
a canoe trip on the Nissequogue with Bob's Canoe and 6 passes to the Sweetbriar Nature Center's butterfly house
"Huntington Nights" -- a dual membership to the Cinema Arts Centre and dinner for two at Red Restaurant
"Port to Port" -- 2 tickets for the casino tour with the Bridgeport and Port Jefferson Steamboat Company and dinner at the Seasons Buffet at Mohegan Sun
a bag of goodies from Wild By Nature
A cook's tour of the LI Pine Barrens with naturalist and author John Turner
"Paddle Your Palate" -- 4 tickets to a luncheon cruise aboard the paddlewheeler Lauren Kristy from Bay Shore (South Bay Cruises)
see a show at Theater Three
ride on the historic Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway and try out Paintball Skirmish in Pennsylvania
visit Shelter Island off season and spend a couple nights at the House on Chase Creek
2 tickets to the NY Philharmonic on April 27 at the Tilles Center
2 tickets for A Chorus Line May 9 or 10 at The Gateway in Bellport
try kayaking in Oyster Bay with the Waterfront Center
Youth program membership and 10 week cultural arts class at the Huntington YMCA
2 tickets to Back to the Eighties, Jessie's Girl on April 13 at The Paramount and dinner at Honu Kitchen and Cocktails
Get the view from the top of the city; 4 tickets to the One World Observatory at One World Trade Center
Go kayaking with Glacier Bay Outfitters in Northport
Take a buddy on a Discovery Wetland Cruise in Stony Brook
enjoy a gift bag from Trader Joe's
2 Tickets to 'Get the Led Out--The American Led Zepplin' in the Grand Theatre at Foxwoods on April 28th at 8 pm
try the view from the top--go up to the One World Observatory at One World Trade Center
take a tour of the North Fork's vineyards with Vintage Tours
try for an Amazon Fire Tablet
think summer with a surf board
have fresh 'bread for a year' from Panera
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Leaf Prints on Cloth Napkins
Community Yard Sale
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Saturday June 2 and October 13, 2018 (raindates Sunday June 3 and Oct. 14)
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
You are invited to Starflower Experiences’ Community Yard Sale at Manor Farm Park. We would like you to join us in this great way to get rid of items no longer needed while raising some extra cash. Not only would you be helping the
earth by reducing how much we throw away, but you would be helping us achieve our educational mission as well! For a $20 donation, you can participate in the yard sale with a 10’ by 10’ portion of the field to sell your own no-longer wanted household items.
Bring your own tables. Download a space reservation flyer here: Yard Sale Reservation form If you have sale items, but don’t want a space, you may donate them for our table (spring only).
If you can volunteer to help us run this event, please let us know. And don't forget to come and shop!
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Our biggest need for volunteers each year is for our Harvest Festival. We need people to lead and watch children's activities, show others how to stencil leaves on cloth napkins, help with information, assist with set up and clean up and help with the Community Yard Sale.
We always need a couple people to help with our auction/coffeehouse and to be training assistants for the Rangers of the Earth or Earthkeepers programs. We'll also be scheduling some special days where we'll want people to help with making or repairing props and other days where we may do some trail work, clean up, or other work at Manor Farm/Berkeley Jackson County Park. Watch this space for special dates.
June 2, 2018: We could use help setting up and cleaning up at our Community Yard Sale. For setup, come as early as 7:30 am and for cleanup until about 5:30 pm. We also need people to help direct incoming traffic, sort, price and sell at our own booth.
October 2018: We'd love some spooky help for Manor Farm Haunted Trail nights. Call Rich at 631-885-3491.
March 24, 2018: We could use help setting up and cleaning up at our annual auction. Gloria Dei Church in Huntington Station. For setup, come at 5 pm.
Various Saturdays from 10 am to 2 pm: Work days at Manor Farm: These are regular monthly work days (excepting January and February) to work on cleaning up and maintaining Manor Farm and the trails in the adjoining parks. Bring work gloves, clippers/loppers and lunch. Dress for the temperature!
This is outdoor work but we can eat lunch indoors. Canceled or rescheduled in case of bad weather. Call Rich to check on dates: 631-885-3491
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To reach us, e-mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone us at 516-938-6152.
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