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2021 Pine Bush Perspectives Exhibit

Saturday, December 4 - Tuesday, March 1, 2022  |  10:00 am

On display until March 1st, 2022 both inside the Albany Pine Bush Preserve's Discovery Center and the along the outdoor entrance path.

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Pine Bush Pups Walk: Neet Feet

Wednesday, January 26, 2022  |  10:00 am

Who passed this way? We will explore the practice of identifying animals by their tracks, read a book, play a game, and create our own tracks all outdoors! Suitable for ages under 6 with caregivers.

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Virtual Teen Science Cafe: Exploring Architecture with Steven J. Dodds

Wednesday, January 26, 2022  |  6:00 pm

Calling all middle and high school students who are passionate about science! Please join us for our virtual Teen Science Cafe event featuring Steven J. Dodds, Senior Architect at Phinney Design Group in Saratoga Springs.

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Pine Bush Pups Walk: Neet Feet

Thursday, January 27, 2022  |  10:00 am

Who passed this way? We will explore the practice of identifying animals by their tracks, read a book, play a game, and create our own tracks all outdoors! Suitable for ages under 6 with caregivers.

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Snowshoe Hike

Saturday, January 29, 2022  |  11:00 am

We will explore the frozen landscape of the pine barrens and learn the basics of snowshoeing.

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Winter Bird Walk

Sunday, January 30, 2022  |  1:00 pm

Fluff up your feathers and join us for a winter bird walk!

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Pine Bush Pups Walk: Groggy Groundhogs

Wednesday, February 2, 2022  |  10:00 am

Happy Groundhog Day! Join us outside to celebrate these animals. We will take a short walk learning about groundhogs on the way. Suitable for ages under 6 with caregivers.

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Pine Bush Pups Walk: Groggy Groundhogs

Thursday, February 3, 2022  |  10:00 am

Yesterday was Groundhog Day! Join us outside to celebrate these animals. We will take a short walk learning about groundhogs on the way. Suitable for ages under 6 with caregivers.

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Groggy Groundhogs

Saturday, February 5, 2022  |  11:00 am

Did Punxsutawney Phil see his shadow on February 2nd? Whether you call them groundhogs or woodchucks join us for this 0.9-mile walk.

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Pine Bush Pups Walk: Winter Birds

Wednesday, February 9, 2022  |  10:00 am

Fluff up your feathers and join us outdoors to explore birds in winter! We will learn what birds do through the coldest months of the year on a short hike. Suitable for ages under 6 with caregivers.

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Pine Bush Pups Walk: Winter Birds

Thursday, February 10, 2022  |  10:00 am

Fluff up your feathers and join us outdoors to explore birds in winter! We will learn what birds do through the coldest months of the year on a short hike. Suitable for ages under 6 with caregivers.

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Winter Bird Walk

Monday, February 14, 2022  |  11:00 am

Fluff up your feathers and come explore birds in winter!

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Book Club

Tuesday, February 15, 2022  |  7:00 pm

The next Friends of the Pine Bush Community Book Club will take place on Tuesday, February 15th from 7:00-8:15pm online. The book is Gloryland by Shelton Johnson.

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Full Moon Hike for Adults

Wednesday, February 16, 2022  |  6:30 pm

Enjoy the Pine Bush at night with a hike under the full moon.

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Science Lecture Series Webinar: Improving Soils for Better Results in All Locations

Thursday, February 17, 2022  |  7:00 pm

Join ISA Certified Arborist Fred Breglia for a virtual presentation on soils.

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Discover the Pine Bush

Saturday, February 19, 2022  |  11:00 am

Our experts will guide you through this 0.9-mile hike over rolling sand dunes where you will discover Pine Bush natural history and observe seasonal surprises and transformations.

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Winter Walk

Sunday, February 20, 2022  |  11:00 am

Gain a whole new perspective on the coldest season of the year by observing signs of animal activity, identifying plants after they have lost their leaves, and much more on the 0.9-mile hike through rolling sand dune topography.

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CSI: Critter Scene Investigation

Saturday, February 26, 2022  |  11:00 am

Join us for an indoor introduction followed by an approximately one-mile outdoor trek to look for clues and evidence of what lives in the Pine Bush.

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