Summer 2017 Events Calendar (618 KB PDF)


 
WELCOME WINTER December 23 ~ 1:30 pm FEE- $5 (members $2) Learn how and why our local critters prepare for winter. Activities and fun for the whole family. End the afternoon session by making your own tasty treats for your feathered and furry friends. REGISTER [HERE]

WOLF MOON WALK &January 1 ~ 4:30-5:30 pm ~ NO FEE – DONATIONS GREATLY APPRECIATED ~ LIMIT 20 participants PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED 
Begin the New Year with a walk in the moonlight. The Wolf Moon, at this time of year food was scarce and the wolves would howl near the villages in search of food. It is quite certain there shall be no wolves to deal with. If conditions appear unfavorable, call to inquire if the event will be held. 215-345-7860 REGISTER [HERE]

WINTER NATURALIST WALKS  Wednesdays 1:30 pm ~ January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 & February 7, 14, 21, 28 Enjoy winter each Wednesday as we travel the trails of PVNC searching for what is going on. It is amazing the discoveries we can make. Please join us. Dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes or boots. Inclement weather or unfavorable trail conditions cancel the walk. Call if you are unsure as to the event taking place – 215-345-7860

SCIENCE SATURDAY December 30, January 13 & 27, February 10                    10:00-11:30 am ~ Ages 7-11 ~ FEE each Saturday $20 (members $15) Science is so much fun! Hands-on experiments and activities, figuring out how and why or why not, it works. Families are welcome to join us at 11:15 am as your very talented children explain & demonstrate the days experiments. REGISTER [HERE]

BABES IN THE WOODS Wednesdays January 3, 10, 17, 24 Foul Weather Date January 31 ~ 10:00-11:00 am ~ ages 9 month – 23 months ~ FEE: $45 (members $35) Bundle up your babe and join us for nature awareness classes. The winter is a great time to get out in the cold, crisp air to discover what is going on. REGISTER [HERE]

KIT CREW Wednesdays January 3, 10, 17, 24 Foul Weather Date January 31 ~ 10:00-11:30 am ~ ages 2-3 years with caregiver ~ FEE: $55 (members $45) 1 adult one child, additional child $10; under 2 no fee ~ Winter is a great time to get outdoors. New discoveries await! A snack and a story, a walk outside and a make it yourself take home craft.

GOSLING GANG January 3, 10, 17, 24 Foul Weather Date January 31 ~ 10:00-11:30 am ~ ages 4-6 years with caregiver ~ FEE: $55 (members $45) A story, a snack and a walk on the wild side! Put on your warm winter clothes and let’s go make some discoveries.

WINTER NATURALIST WALKS  Wednesdays 1:30 pm ~ January 10, 17, 24, 31 & February 7, 14, 21, 28 Enjoy winter each Wednesday as we travel the trails of PVNC searching for what is going on. It is amazing the discoveries we can make. Please join us. Dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes or boots. Inclement weather or unfavorable trail conditions cancel the walk. Call if you are unsure as to the event taking place – 215-345-7860

SCIENCE SATURDAY January 13 & 27, February 10 ~ 10:00-11:30 am ~ Ages 7-11 ~ FEE each Saturday $20 (members $15) Science is so much fun! Hands-on experiments and activities, figuring out how and why or why not, it works. Families are welcome to join us at 11:15 am as your very talented children explain & demonstrate the days experiments. REGISTER [HERE]

FULL MOON ECLIPSE  & CAMPFIRE January 31 ~ 5:30-7:30 pm ~ NO FEE – DONATIONS GREATLY APPRECIATED ~ LIMIT 20 participants                           PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED Join us for a winter walk in the moonlight, conclude the evening warming up by a toasty campfire. If conditions appear unfavorable, call to inquire if the event will be held. 215-345-7860 REGISTER [HERE]

WINTER WILDLIFE DETECTIVES Thursdays February 1, 8, 15, 22 ~ 3:00-4:30 pm~ FEE: $45 per student (members $35) ONE DAY $15 (members $10)                    PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED    On the trail outdoor classes, each week will be different subject. Search for clues, use your powers of observation and your ingenuity to discover what is around. INCLEMENT WEATHER, PROGRAMS WILL BE HELD INDOORS [HERE]

WINTER NATURALIST WALKS  Wednesdays 1:30 pm ~ February 7, 14, 21, 28 Enjoy winter each Wednesday as we travel the trails of PVNC searching for what is going on. It is amazing the discoveries we can make. Please join us. Dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes or boots. Inclement weather or unfavorable trail conditions cancel the walk. Call if you are unsure as to the event taking place – 215-345-7860

SCIENCE SATURDAY February 10  ~  10:00-11:30 am ~ Ages 7-11 ~ FEE each Saturday $20 (members $15) Science is so much fun! Hands-on experiments and activities, figuring out how and why or why not, it works. Families are welcome to join us at 11:15 am as your very talented children explain & demonstrate the days experiments. REGISTER [HERE]

WINTER WILDLIFE DETECTIVES Thursdays February 15, 22 ~ 3:00-4:30 pm~ FEE: $45 per student (members $35) ONE DAY $15 (members $10)                              PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED    On the trail outdoor classes, each week will be different subject. Search for clues, use your powers of observation and your ingenuity to discover what is around. INCLEMENT WEATHER, PROGRAMS WILL BE HELD INDOORS [HERE]

BLUEBIRD WORKSHOP Make a Nest Box February 17 ~ 1:00-2:30 pm ~ foul weather date Feb. 18 ~ PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED ~ FEE: $25 ( members $20) Limit 20 participants    Learn about the ecology of bluebirds and other cavity nesters. Build your own bluebird house and share in the success of the comeback of these beautiful birds. REGISTER [HERE]

WINTER WILDLIFE DETECTIVES Thursdays February 22 ~ 3:00-4:30 pm~ FEE: $45 per student (members $35) ONE DAY $15 (members $10)                              PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED    On the trail outdoor classes, each week will be different subject. Search for clues, use your powers of observation and your ingenuity to discover what is around. INCLEMENT WEATHER, PROGRAMS WILL BE HELD INDOORS [HERE]

MAPLE SUGAR DAY Saturday February 24 ~ 11:00 am-1:00 pm ~ NO FEE Donations graciously accepted ~ Family and friends are welcome to join us as we travel to the sugar-bush to collect the sap. Taste the sweet goodness of the maple syrup. Learn how the pioneers used this resource. Waffles, ice cream with maple syrup available for purchase