Wear your best denim and celebrate the Greenbelt with old and new friends!
On Thursday, May 28, our Carousel becomes "adult friendly" for the Greenbelt's annual Blue Jean Ball. Enjoy light supper, Flagship Beer, Staten Island Winery libations, live Blue Grass music, and of course, carousel rides. Meet your friends to celebrate the Greenbelt's [more...]
Explorer Summer Camp in the Greenbelt in 2015 Join us for half-day sessions in our great outdoors! Sign your young naturalist up for one or all six sessions. Eco-Camp July 6-9, July 13-16 Calling all campers who love learning about the natural world! The outdoors offers so much to observe and enjoy—especially if you know [more...]
Did you spend time in High Rock Park in the late 1960’s, the ’70s or the ’80s? Did you visit with your school class, family, camp, Boy/Girl Scout group? Do you have a memory about your experience there to share? Please contact Lenore Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org to share your memories and photos for possible inclusion [more...]
Be among the first to explore and experience new interactive exhibit upgrades at the Greenbelt Nature Center, sponsored by the Richmond County Savings Foundation. Spin the large trylon wall, examine what is inside a black walnut tree, and investigate Staten Island’s natural history. Share on Facebook [more...]
Staten Island’s Greenbelt provides birders with some of the finest woodland environment in the five boroughs. The diversity of bird species found in these second growth forests is amazing. Birding falls into seasonal categories and the open spaces and wetlands of our Greenbelt certainly reflect that fact. Each season has its highlights, expected [more...]