Picnic for Grandparents and Kinship Caregivers

  • Thursday, August 24, 2017, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County and the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library invite you to attend a special event for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren and Kinship Caregivers.

If you are a grandparent who is raising your grandchild or a kinship caregiver (someone who is raising a relative) please join us for an afternoon of fun at the Suffolk County Farm. Bring a bagged lunch, a picnic blanket, sunscreen and insect repellent. Remember to dress comfortably and wear sneakers. Join us for a hay wagon ride and participate in an activity making homemade ice cream!Each family will also get a cup of animal feed to feed the animals. Come and enjoy the day, visit the butterfly house and play in the Nature Explore Classroom. 

RSVP: To register for this event call Dinah Torres Castro at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County, 631-727-7850, ext. 351 or email at dc258@cornell.edu

Or contact Pat Mininni, Children’s Librarian at the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library 631-399-1511, ext. 377


Dinah Torres-Castro
Bilingual Family Health Educator
631-727-7850 x 351


Suffolk County Farm and Education Center
350 Yaphank Avenue
Yaphank, New York 11980