Starflower Experiences
Long Island, New York
 
e-mail us at info@starflowerexperiences.org

Starflower Experiences, Inc. is a local not-for-profit educational organization that offers programs and experiences to help people understand, appreciate, and live more in harmony with the earth's life systems.

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Starflower Experiences runs an Accredited EarthkeepersTM program

enjoying a 'whiff'
Enjoying a 'whiff'

The Earthkeepers program is run at sites around the world!

 
Rangers of the EarthTM

Starflower Experiences was lucky to be a pilot site for The Institute for Earth Education's Rangers of the Earth program. This is the 15th year at the Martin Luther King Jr School in Wyandanch.

On Patrol
On patrol by the pond

This powerful program takes a whole year to complete, yet requires only 2 full days at an outdoor site plus opportunities for youngsters to explore natural places in their own community.


Check out our upcoming events:
    Go Green for the Holidays Escape Challenge, December 26-30
    Book Discussion at Manor Farm, February 5 and March 5
    The Chinese New Year Escape Challenge, February 17-24
    Manor Farm Egg Hunt March 31
    Work days at Manor Farm Saturdays from 10 - 2, contact Rich at rich @ starflowerexperiences.org

Volunteers welcomed!

Go For the Green Holidays Challenge
DATES: December 26th through December 30
TIMES: 10 am, 12 noon, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm, 8pm
It isn't easy being green for the holidays. It's even harder when you only have 1 hour to change your ways and solve our puzzles so you can get home for the holidays. Are you up for the challenge?
$10/person - up to 8 people per challenge
Call 631-885-3491 for reservations

Book Discussion: Plastic : a toxic love story by Susan Freinkel.

The Chinese New Year Escape Challenge
2018 is the year of the Earth Dog which is a good time for lifestyle changes. Let our Room Escape Challenge help you make changes that would impact you and the Earth for the better. Decode the puzzles and make it a good Earth Dog Year! Are you up for the challenge?

DATE/TIME: Saturday February 17 to Saturday February 24. Call to reserve a time.
FEE: $15/person/up to 8 people per challenge
REGISTRATION REQUIRED: To register, call 631-885-3491

Manor Farm Egg Hunt
Join us for our egg hunt in the field at Manor Farm. Use our egg cartons to collect eggs. Five mixed aged hunts at: 1:20, 1:40, 2, 2:20 & 2:40 pm. Pre-K & younger can hunt with a parent. Fun activities for the whole family.

DATE: Saturday, March 31
TIME: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
FEE: Donation: $5/person

Earth Rangers in Washington D.C.
Thanks to Moms Clean Air Force, this was our third year bringing a group of Earth Rangers from Wyandanch to the Play-in For Climate Action.

Play-in for Climate Action

Can you help?

We are looking for donations of:
      · berets (adult sized)
      · pitchers (for drinks)
      · cloth napkins
      · solid color table cloths for 8' tables
      · old Ranger Rick magazines
      · gloves/mittens for winter
      · tree branches approximately 3" in diameter
      · clippers and loppers for trimming trails
      · binoculars
      · a small digital camera
      · 10 x 10 'festival' tents
      · raincoats/ponchos to fit ages 10 through adult
      · a library-style step stool

Thanks for the very generous help!

Home Depot, Deer Park
for the Team Depot project to build new garden beds at the Milton L Olive Middle School in Wyandanch

Long Island Compost
for the compost to fill our new garden beds as part of the Team Depot project

Green Inside and Out, ATLI, Slow Food North Shore for help with our school garden in Wyandanch

Klean Kanteen, Whole Foods Market, Ecolunchboxes and Simply Straws for donations for the Earth Rangers' event "No Time to Waste"

Computer Business Center and Kings Hardware, Wyandanch for donations for the Repair Café



We're seeking people to help keep trails trimmed in Berkeley Jackson County Park and Manor Road Park. If you are not susceptable to poison ivy, we especially need you! We also need someone who can do some minor carpentry/constructon for a few interior projects at Manor Farm.

You can phone us at 516-938-6152 or email us at info@starflowerexperiences.org.


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You can still send a check or donate needed items, but if you want to donate here online, now you can!


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