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Valentine's Weekend

The event has already taken a place at this date: 
02/11/2018
Time: 
10AM–4PM
Price: 
Admission is $8 Adults, $4 Students and Seniors 65+, $2 Children 6+, Free to Members and children under 6. On Saturday, admission is free until noon.

Ages

0-15 months 15 months - 2 years 2-3 years 4-5 years 6-8 years 9-12 years Teenagers All Ages Adults & kids together Adults without kids

Location:

Wave Hill
649 W 249th St
Bronx, NY, 10471
United States

Phone:

718-549-3200 x251
Contact name: 
Wave Hill
Email address: 
Open your heart to one of the sweetest moments of the season—enjoy winter birding, a "Hearts and Flowers" Family Art Project, garden and conservatory highlights walk, or sign up for a wellness workshop and learn how to create lip balms and salves.

Open your heart to one of the sweetest moments of the season. Whether this is weekend time for family or a day you dedicate to a very special someone, come for winter birding, a "Hearts and Flowers" Family Art Project, garden and conservatory highlights walk, or sign up for a wellness workshop and learn how to use natural organic ingredients to create tinted lip balms and scented salves. Stop in The Shop, too, for a Valentine's chocolate gift!

 

Schedule:

 

Saturday, February 10

10AM–1PM — Family Art Project: Hearts and Flowers, Love for Belugas

As we look ahead to Valentine’s Day, let’s spread the love like a pod of belugas! Listen to touching tales about these small, gentle, gray-white whales, then make a stuffed beluga sock-puppet for a heartwarming Valentine’s gift. Add a special notecard crafted from an abundance of hearts and paper flowers, or even decorate it with some arctic ice or ocean waves for belugas. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.

 

10AM4PM Valentine’s Day in The Shop

On this special weekend, spend at least $75 in The Shop and receive a Valentine’s gift of chocolate.

 

Sunday, February 11

9:30AM Winter Birding

The Hudson River Valley hosts an impressive diversity of bird species during the winter months. Explore Wave Hill’s tranquil gardens and woodlands with naturalist Gabriel Willow to observe birds in their winter habitats. Birders of all levels welcome. Ages 10 and older welcome with an adult. Severe weather cancels. Free with admission to the grounds; NYC Audubon members enjoy two-for-one admission to the grounds.

 

10AM–1PM — Family Art Project: Hearts and Flowers, Love for Belugas

As we look ahead to Valentine’s Day, let’s spread the love like a pod of belugas! Listen to touching tales about these small, gentle, gray-white whales, then make a stuffed beluga sock-puppet for a heartwarming Valentine’s gift. Add a special notecard crafted from an abundance of hearts and paper flowers, or even decorate it with some arctic ice or ocean waves for belugas. Free with admission to the grounds.

 

10AM–1PM Wellness Workshop: Luscious Lips and Silky Skin

Treat yourself to handmade self-care products or create gifts for your valentine or loved ones. Using all-natural organic ingredients, work with aromatherapist and skin care expert Melissa Rivera of Essence and Aroma to create tinted lip balms and scented salves. Ages 12 and older welcome with an adult. $55/$45 Wave Hill Member. Registration required, online or onsite at the Perkins Visitor Center.

 

10AM4PM Valentine’s Day in The Shop

On this special weekend, spend at least $75 in The Shop and receive a Valentine’s gift of chocolate.

 

2PM Garden & Conservatory Highlights Walk

Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights. Free with admission to the grounds.

 

 

Photo credit: Joshua Bright

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