CRESLI SEAL WALKS
The Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island will be hosting informational walks and talks about seals at Cupsogue Beach County Park in Westhampton, where participants can also view and photograph seals. Proceeds will go to coastal research efforts. 975 Dune Rd., Westhampton Beach. cresli.org $3-$5 suggested donation. Now-May 2.
NEW YEAR’S HIKE
Experience the winter solitude of Montauk’s 3,000-acre Hither Woods in this day-after-New-Year’s 8-mile hike. The East Hampton Trails Preservation Society will hike past such famous features as Split Rock, the Devil’s Cradle and Ram Level before reaching Rod’s Valley on the shore of Fort Pond Bay. Meet at the Hither Hills Overlook parking lot, north side of Route 27. Bring food, liquids and a face mask. Call Rick Whalen at 631-267-6608 or email email@example.com to register. Hither Woods Preserve, Montauk. ehtps.org 10 a.m. Jan. 2.
SUPERHEROES OF THE SKY
Meet Sweetbriar Nature Center’s birds of prey on this educational walking tour. Proceeds go to food and medicine for the nature center’s animals. 62 Eckernkamp Dr., Smithtown. sweetbriarnc.org $5-$10. 11 a.m. Jan. 2.
SIGNIFICANCE OF KWANZAA
Ama Karikari-Yawson, founder of Milestales, will introduce the principles, practice and history of the traditions of Kwanzaa in this enlightening Zoom session. riverheadlibrary.org 2 p.m. Jan. 2.
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