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Spooktacular Night Walks (Ages 21+)

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Bronx Park, Bronx
2300 Southern Blvd
Btwn E Fordham Rd & Bronx Park S
Bronx, New York 10460
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 21 and older
Average Class Size: 16

What you'll learn in this nature class:

Get ready for a 'Spooktacular' evening while you stay behind in the zoo while everyone else leaves! After enjoying some appetizers, wine and beer, gather in our program space for a visit from some creepy, crawly animal guests. As the sun sets we will head out on a night walk in the zoo to see what happens when the gates close and the last of the visitors leave.

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There will be no refunds for withdrawals from programs made less than four weeks prior to the course date. All cancellation requests must be made in writing by email. Due to administrative costs, a 50% refund will be provided upon receipt of a written cancellation if received 4 weeks in advance. There will be a $50 per person service charge for each change made to the original registration. There are no make-up sessions for missed dates. Courses are held rain or shine. We reserve the right to cancel a program due to insufficient registration, in which case a full refund will be made. If you have questions regarding registration or programs, please call (800) 433-4149 or email.

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