Events - Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River

Events

As AWE Centers respond to the COVID-19 pandemic many in-person events are beginning to come back online, but there are virtual and digital programming options galore on our Virtual Programming page. Please look carefully to see whether an event is in-person or virtual.

 

    June

  • a grassy path runs through a forested woodland

    Watershed Virtual & In-Person Solstice Run

    Every day, Friday, June 18th 2021 - Sunday, June 20th 2021
    Time: All day
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    Join us for our 2nd annual Solstice Run, in person or virtually! You can run, walk, meander with us on our beautiful trails or a path or walkw...
  • The Juneteenth Soulstice

    Saturday, June 19th 2021
    Time: 4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
    8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
  • iraqi mudhif made of reeds

    Grand Opening of Al-Mudhif (Iraqi Guesthouse)

    Thursday, June 24th 2021
    Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
    8480 Hagy's Mill Road
    Philadelphia, PA 19128
    It’s SCEE's first in-person public event since March 2020! Join us for the opening of the mudhif, the first Iraqi guesthouse built outside of Iraq. Constructed entirely out of reeds, you’ll learn ...
  • paddlers canoe on a lake.

    Aqua Lab Camp: ages 9-12

    Every day, Monday, June 28th 2021 - Friday, July 2nd 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Dive into the world of water by catching fish, sampling water, and netting for aquatic life. Paddle kayaks on the pond and search for the unique wildlife of our marsh habitat. Make a mini ecosystem in...
  • July

  • paddlers canoe on a lake.

    Aqua Lab Camp: ages 9-12

    Every day, Monday, June 28th 2021 - Friday, July 2nd 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Dive into the world of water by catching fish, sampling water, and netting for aquatic life. Paddle kayaks on the pond and search for the unique wildlife of our marsh habitat. Make a mini ecosystem in...
  • 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...
  • great blue heron by marsh land

    Canoe Club Camp (4 days): ages 9-12

    Every day, Tuesday, July 6th 2021 - Friday, July 9th 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Join the canoe crew and put your paddling skills to the test! Become a canoe expert as you paddle. Look for herons, ospreys, and eagles from your boat as you explore the river and marsh. Member $30...
  • 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 ...
  • a carton image of treasure chest full of maps, globes

    Treasure Hunters Day Camp: ages 6-8

    Every day, Monday, July 12th 2021 - Friday, July 16th 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Ahoy, treasure hunters! Join the hunt and use maps, GPS devices, and clues to find rare creatures and special hidden treasures. Each camper will decorate a mini treasure chest to take home. Members...
  • a Fellow kayaks through water on a cleanup, holding a piece of plastic litter

    Kayak & Canoe Adventures Camp: ages 9-12

    Every day, Monday, July 19th 2021 - Friday, July 23rd 2021
    Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Learn to paddle canoes and kayaks. Explore the marsh that eagles, ospreys, and beavers call home. Every day has a boating adventure in the pond or river. Member $360, non-member $410.
  • 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...