228-06 Northern Blvd.
Douglaston, NY 11362
Aline Euler, Ed. D.
(718) 229-4000, ext. 208
(718) 229-4000, ext. 206
Nature and Purpose of Agency
The Alley Pond Environmental Center (APEC), a nonprofit
environmental education organization, is dedicated to educating
children and adults in the New York metropolitan area, protecting
and preserving Alley Pond Park, open spaces and water bodies, and
advocating for sustainable environmental policies and
practices. We are recognized as a National Environmental
Study Area by the U.S. National Park Service for our excellence in
Task Available for Students
Participation in Programs/Class
- Early childhood: Assistance with Pre-K programs is especially
- Elementary, high school and middle school programs and class
- Assist teacher with field course for high school students
- Trail maintenance
- Removal of invasive plant species
APEC on-site program schedule for Oct-Dec 2009 is available in
APEC folder in AS-L office.
A minimum of 25 hours per semester.
Monday – Saturday, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Student Awareness/Special Instructions
Working with live animals and walking on nature trails or doing
outdoor work. Please dress appropriately (neat, casual
APEC is near a scheduled stop along the route of the Q-12 from
GCP to Cross Island North. Take to Northern Blvd. East exit and
proceed less than 1/8 mile to the APEC building on your right. Free
on-site parking available.