Port Washington - Manhasset Bay Kayak Run
Launchings from the Town Dock
From 10 AM
Entry fee, Adults over 20: $25 in advance, $45 day of event; Under 20 years old: $5 in advance or $25 day of event
Kayakers paddle to designated locations around Manhasset Bay. Presented by the Community Chest of Port Washington and the Town of North Hempstead with assistance from Atlantic Outfitters and the North Shore Kayak Club. Sponsored by the Peter & Jeri Dejana Family Foundation. All proceeds go to the Community Chest. Register at the Town Dock, Atlantic Outfitters, West Marine or at PortChest.org. Your entry ticket is your raffle ticket. Top prize is a kayak.
Finish every week peacefully with Friday Morning Yoga led by Victoria Selbach. Held in the majestic setting of the Sands Point Preserve. In the winter, classes are held inside Hempstead House and in warmer weather, classes move to the Great Lawn. Preserve entrance fee is $10. Yoga is “Pay What You Wish.“
start at the Town Dock, end at the Port North Dock opposite Stop & Shop
The Cow Neck Peninsula Society presents guided historical tours of the Port Washington waterfront. Learn about Port`s shell fishing industry, sand mining, local aviation and the development of the waterfront. Reservations are required and may be made online at www.cowneck.org or on their FaceBook page. The fee is $15 for adults, $10 for seniors 65+ and $1 for kids 12 and under. Children in strollers or backpacks are free.
The Thomas Dodge House, circa 1721, is the oldest house in Port Washington and a living museum administered by the Cow Neck Peninsula Historical Society. The Dodge House is open for guided tours on the fourth Sunday of the month. Admission is $2.50. For information call 767-3970.
From noon, 1, 2 and 3
May 1 - Oct 31, Thurs. thru Sun. at 12, 1, 2 and 3PM Sands Point Preserve Tours of Falaise. 127 Middle Neck Road. Entrance by guided tour only - begin at Castlegould Visitor Center Fee: adults $5; seniors, veterans, firefighters, auxiliary police $4, (children under 10 not permitted) Group tours by reservation. Call 571-7901