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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Black Powder Firing Demonstrations

    • Time: 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Battery Weed
    Saturday, October 13, 2018

    Every Saturday Weekly from 10/06/2018 to 10/27/2018

    Join a living history interpreter to learn more about life as a soldier at Fort Wadsworth and watch a 19th century black powder firing demonstration.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Crafting Cloth Dolls

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    • Location: Fort Wadsworth
    Saturday, October 13, 2018

    Participants will make a traditional rag doll--choose and match fabrics and trims, make it simple or use your creativity to add a bit of stitching to decorate to your own style.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Discover Fort Tompkins

    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Wadsworth
    Saturday, October 13, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 10/03/2018 to 10/27/2018

    Explore the little known areas of this historic structure with a park ranger and learn about coastal fortifications and life in the 1800’s. Wear sturdy footwear.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Fort Wadsworth Fall Walks

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Wadsworth
    Saturday, October 13, 2018

    Every Saturday Weekly from 10/06/2018 to 10/27/2018

    Come explore Fort Wadsworth with a ranger!

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Hawk Migration at Fort Tilden

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Meet @ Ft. Tilden Chapel
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 13, 2018

    American Littoral Society Partnership-program.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Open House New York at Battery Weed

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Battery Weed
    Saturday, October 13, 2018

    Come learn more about the history and architecture of a Civil War-era seacoast fortification!

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Stargazing

    • Time: 8:30 PM to 10:00 PM
    • Location: Great Kills Park Lot A
    Saturday, October 13, 2018

    The Staten Island Chapter of the Amateur Astronomer’s Association hosts public star-gazing at the main parking area, Lot A.

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    Discover Herbs, Plants, and "Bopper"

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Mont Sec House, Fort Wadsworth
    Sunday, October 14, 2018

    Join Skye Suter for an exploration of popular herbs from the late 1800’s. Charles Winne Jr., better known as “Bopper”, was a young boy with a great botanical curiosity.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Fort Hancock Day

    • Time: 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Battery Gunnison/New Peck
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, October 14, 2018

    The Army Ground Forces Association Coast Artillery soldiers bring Battery Gunnison/New Peck and its 6-inch guns to life.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Greenbelt to Great Kills Hike

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Willowbrook Park - 1 Eton Place
    Sunday, October 14, 2018

    Join us and our friends from NYC Green-belt Educators to travel (one way!) from Willowbrook Park to Great Kills Park.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Map and Compass Obstacle Course

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, October 14, 2018

    Learn or practice orienteering skills and then put them to the test on an obstacle course where your compass is your guide. Compasses will be provided. Ages 12 and up are encouraged

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Open House New York: Jacob Riis Park Bathhouse

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM,1:00 PM to 2:00 PM,3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Jacob Riis Park
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, October 14, 2018

    Tour the newly restored Jacob Riis Park Bathhouse, an art-deco architectural icon.

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  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    The Ghosts of the Narrows

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Wadsworth Visitor Center
    Sunday, October 14, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly from 10/07/2018 to 10/21/2018

    While Fort Wadsworth never saw any major battles, it did see its fair share of gruesome accidents and incidents. Come learn about the fort’s darker history and take a tour of the “tunnels” of the abandoned Civil-War era fortress.

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210 New York Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10305

Phone:

(718) 354-4606

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