PermaLeaf Outdoor Artificial Plants and Trees

PermaLeaf® offers the widest selection of luxurious, sophisticated, and lifelike looking plants and trees in the market.

Whether you are looking for large or small trees or window boxes, visual screens or hanging baskets, their products have a stunning realism about themselves and mimic their real counterpart perfectly. I wanted something that would brighten up the front of my house and would last without me having to use my “green thumb” to keep it alive. Can you imagine a plant that requires little to no maintenance at all and looks great, too?

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South Street Seaport Museum announces Seaport Walking Tours April 2016

Looking for some city fun with your family?

Visit one of NYC’s most beautiful locations, South Street Seaport and learn some of our history with your family.

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The South Street Seaport Museum announces Seaport Walking Tours, illuminating the hidden, forgotten, and overlooked histories of New York’s original seaport. Starting on Thursday, April 21, 2016 there will be two regularly scheduled tours available: The Secret Life of the Brooklyn Bridge and A Wicked Tour of the Fourth Ward. To commemorate the sinking of Titanic, a special limited run walking tour is only available on April 14, 15, and 16.  Several new tours will be introduced after the Memorial Day weekend. Tickets available at https://southstreetseaportmuseum.org/seaportwalkingtours/.

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Inside Out Library – Sachem

We are always on the lookout for treasures within our community, and as we wrap up Inside Out Week, we invite you to check out the Inside Out Garden at the Sachem Public Library in Holbrook. 

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Shorefront Park- Patchogue

Head down to the Bay of Patchogue for a great outdoor space for families to enjoy.

Shorefront Park includes an awesome playground, swings, putting green, Adult Workout Area, beautiful bay views and stage/ concert venue.

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Wild Flower Collage

 One of Mia’s favorite things to do is go on nature walks and pick wild flowers.

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We had contact paper and some beautiful flowers so I figured we could make a pretty collage for her to give to some of her favorite people.

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Sweetbriar Nature Center

Located in Smithtown, NY this nature preserve is a great place to visit.

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” Sweet Briar Nature Center is a private not-for-profit corporation which exists to provide natural science education services for Long Island residents of all ages and to engage in native wildlife rehabilitation services. Through education and examples, ECSS encourages responsible decision making, appreciation, and respect for the unique wildlife and ecosystems found on Long Island.” – http://sweetbriarnc.org/

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