• Get away to Gateway, where you can camp and stay healthy with heart-smart activities. Photo by Sebastiano Privitera; used by permission.

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  • Sand Replenishment at Jacob Riis Park Beach

    Sand replenishment at Jacob Riis Park Beach has begun. During this project, sections of the beach will be closed to the public for their safety. Replenishment is expected to take up to two weeks.

Event Details

  • 08/24/2013

    Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Time: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Fee Information: free Contact Name: Ryan Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: (718)338-3799

Did you know that origami came from the Japanese words "Oru" meaning "to fold" and "Kami" meaning "paper"?   Learn more about this relaxing art and create some animals found in and around Jamaica Bay.  Bus: Q52, Q53.