Events - Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River

Events

Christina Suncatcher installation at DEEC
Christina Suncatcher installation at DEEC; photo by Robert Zverina

Looking for a Lenapehoking~Watershed event? Find them here!

AWE Centers responded to the COVID-19 pandemic with a variety of virtual and digital programming; see them on our Virtual Programming page. Please look carefully to see whether an event is in-person or virtual.

 

    July

  • flyer reading 'Summer Sea Camp 2021'

    Summer Camp– Virtual & In-Person

    Every day, Monday, July 5th 2021 - Friday, August 20th 2021
    Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Center for Aquatic Sciences at Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Dr.
    Camden, NJ 08103
    Summer Sea Camp 2021 is here!
    This season we are going big with more weeks of...
  • an insect on a yellow flower

    Butterflies & Blooms Camp: ages 6-8

    Every day, Monday, July 26th 2021 - Friday, July 30th 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Catch as many insects as you can as we explore with nets. Learn to identify different butterflies, meet our honeybees and sample their honey, and explore the blooms in our growing pollinator garden. ...
  • August

  • flyer reading 'Summer Sea Camp 2021'

    Summer Camp– Virtual & In-Person

    Every day, Monday, July 5th 2021 - Friday, August 20th 2021
    Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Center for Aquatic Sciences at Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Dr.
    Camden, NJ 08103
    Summer Sea Camp 2021 is here!
    This season we are going big with more weeks of...
  • paddling on a creek

    Kayak Adventures: ages 9-12

    Every day, Monday, August 2nd 2021 - Friday, August 6th 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Kayak your way through the Russell W. Peterson Wildlife Refuge. Search for the amazing aquatic life that calls the marsh home as you paddle. Learn advance paddling strokes and put your skills to the t...
  • stock image of scientific equipment

    The Mad Scientist Camp: ages 6-8

    Every day, Monday, August 9th 2021 - Friday, August 13th 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Bwah-ha-ha...mad scientists converge to invent, design and create. Grow crystals and design and launch bottle rockets. Drop an egg off the balcony without it going SPLAT! Each day has a challenge to d...
  • 2 individuals clean up trash in a wooded area

    Creek Care Day

    The second Saturday of every month, December 2020 - October 2021
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Get your hands dirty to improve local creeks and streams!
    We need volunteers ...
  • cyclists on a paved trail

    DEEC Trailblazers Camp: ages 9-12

    Every day, Monday, August 16th 2021 - Friday, August 20th 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Hike, bike and paddle. Cast nets, canoe, set up trail cameras, and use a spotting scope and GPS to unlock the secrets of the marsh. Bring your own bike for the camp week. Member $300, non-member $3...
  • chipmunk with cheeks full

    Wildlife Adventures Camp: ages 6-8

    Every day, Monday, August 23rd 2021 - Friday, August 27th 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Catch fish, net for insects, and play outdoor games at DEEC. Find all types of animals, from beautiful butterflies to giant eagles and ospreys. Explore the unique wildlife of the marsh and meet our tu...
  • September

  • 2 individuals clean up trash in a wooded area

    Creek Care Day

    The second Saturday of every month, December 2020 - October 2021
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Get your hands dirty to improve local creeks and streams!
    We need volunteers ...
  • November

  • collage of naval images

    Joint Naval Symposium

    Tuesday, November 9th 2021
    Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Working with the Navy District Washington, the Society is pleased to announce that a Joint Naval Symposium will be held on November 9, 2021 at...