Browsing: william fitts ryan visitor center

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Join American Littoral Society naturalist Mickey Maxwell Cohen and discover birds, early wildflowers and hidden World War II military bunkers in the developing maritime woodlands of Floyd Bennett Field, Sunday, April 20 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Meet at the Ryan Visitor Center. There will be at least two miles of walking, so prepare…

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Two exciting, historical presentations will be taking place this Sunday, December 15 at Floyd Bennett Field’s Ryan Visitor Center. Famous First Flights: Jamaica Bay has had its fair share of famous first flights taking off and landing from its shores. Join a park ranger from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for a slideshow about these…

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Head on over to Floyd Bennett Field’s Ryan Visitor Center this weekend where you can hear a park ranger discuss “Naval Aviation Between the Wars, 1919 – 1941,” April 14 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. There, you will see a presentation and hear a discussion of the development of the U.S. Navy’s aviation capabilities…

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Tons of educational, nostalgic and live music fun is to be had on May 5 and 6 this weekend as the historic William Fitts Ryan Visitor Center reopens this weekend after having been restored to its former glory. You may recall we posted about this awesome place a few months ago after Nick Carr of ScoutingNY…