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A Perfect Place To Bring Your Class At Tanglewood Preserve In Rockville Centre, NY

The Center for Science Teaching and Learning (CSTL) provides outreach programs and field trip experiences for groups of all sizes, ages, abilities, and needs. If you are a teacher, we understand that many schools have particular curriculum/assessment needs and we can tailor any of our programs to help your students get a better grasp of scientific concepts.

Our experienced staff of scientists and educators at CSTL means that this to the perfect place to bring your class, school, special needs group, boy scout troop, girl scout troop, home school class, senior center, or even employees on a corporate retreat. Many schools and groups have come together to enjoy CSTL in a one-of-a-kind experience. The facilities, live animals, and trails make this the perfect location for your group.

Field trips can be one-and-two hours or even an entire day! Experiences here can include a tour of the grounds or the live animal exhibit, exciting science and animal demonstrations, and educational workshops.  Feel free to let us know if your group would like to eat lunch while here, we have indoor and outdoor space available.  Let us customize your experience to accommodate your large group, we can also provide exciting experiences for groups with mixed ages.

Our enthusiastic staff of science educators is capable of guiding any group through its specific learning objectives and doing so in a way that makes learning accessible and fun. The range of topics we can cover spans from live animal and plant experiences to paleontology, and each and every field trip experience is completely customizable to meet the learning and experiential objectives of your specific group.