Events - Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River

Events

    October

  • We Walk PHL: Bingham Gateway

    Every Monday, October 14th 2019 - November 18th 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Let’s take a healthy stroll in the park together! Join your neighbors every Monday morning from May to November for a healthy and empowering stroll on the Tacony Creek Park trail as a part of 
  • Out There Reading Group: Frost Flowers by Winifred Hughes

    Wednesday, October 16th 2019
    Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    This month's reading group features the poetry of Winifred Hughes Spar's latest book, Frost Flowers. Join us to celebrate Winnie's latest book, Frost Flowers, as she reads selected poems and shares...
  • The Art of Fly Tying

    Every Wednesday, October 2nd 2019 - October 30th 2019
    Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    The Watershed Institute, General Audience, Free 7-9 p.m. Only wait list available currently This five-session workshop, taught by members of the Ernest Schwiebert Chapter of Trout Unlimited, will...
  • Tacony Creek Park Planting & Clean-Up

    Thursday, October 17th 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Join us to clean and beautify this much loved Tacony Creek Park gateway. We will plant, pick up litter and remove invasive vines. In partnership with the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation Day o...
  • We Walk PHL: Whitaker Gateway

    Every Saturday, October 12th 2019 - November 23rd 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Let’s take a healthy stroll in the park together! Join your neighbors every Saturday morning from May to November for a healthy and empowering stroll on the Tacony Creek Park trail as a part of ...
  • Community Painting Day

    Saturday, October 19th 2019
    Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    We are excited to introduce you to Jay Coreano, the artist who will design the trash can lids for our Community ...
  • Rocktober Hike

    Saturday, October 19th 2019
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    General Audience, ages 6+, $5 per person Come enjoy a moderate hike through the Sourland Mountains, learning about the rugged rocks that make this place so special. Wear sturdy and comfortable wa...
  • FREE Yoga at Gateway Park!

    Saturday, September 28th 2019 & Sunday, October 20th 2019
    Time: 3:00 PM
    Join the New Jersey Conservation Foundation at Gateway Park for FREE Yoga! Register for the event or ask any questions here.
  • Volunteer Pumpkin Carving

    Friday, October 25th 2019
    Time: 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    General Audience, ages 12+, Free Can you carve a pumpkin? We need volunteers to carve scores of Jack O’ Lanterns in preparation for our Origins of Halloween Night Hike. Bring your own knife or carv...
  • Green Infrastructure Class

    Friday, October 25th 2019
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    Registration starts at 9 a.m. This introductory session will provide an overview of the upcoming changes in the NJ stormwater rule, why it matters and the requirements for green infrastructure. Des...
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    Fall Photography Workshop at Petty’s Island

    Saturday, October 26th 2019
    Time: 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    This 3-hour introductory workshop will take photography skills to the next level; see the Island's hidden gems, unique features, and a variety of birds while getting personalized tools & tips. Chi...
  • Free Yard Tree Giveaway

    Saturday, October 26th 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Choose a free tree for your yard from our many choices ! Add beauty and value to your home. You will receive additional planting resources to take home with you. Don’t wait to reserve your tree! ...
  • Harvest Fest

    Saturday, October 26th 2019
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Join us for a fun day of fall-themed activities for the entire family: story time with the illustrator of "Secret Life of the Skunk,' apple cider pressing, Academy of Natural Science live animal show,...
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    Orchard Work Day

    Saturday, October 26th 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Join other volunteers in helping plant and build our orchard. The center will be open for visitors.
  • Goblins in the Garden!

    Saturday, October 26th 2019 & Sunday, October 27th 2019
    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Camden Children’s Garden
    3 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ 08103
    Goblins in the Garden! (The Camden Children’s Garden that is!) Saturday and Sunday, 10/26 & 10/27 1-4pm Camden Children’s Garden 3 Riverside Drive, Camden It’s our very spe...
  • StreamSmart Spruce Up Along Jenkintown Creek

    Saturday, October 26th 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    This month, lend a hand to some of your neighbors who live along the Jenkintown Creek in Abington, PA. We will plant native plants on these residential properties to improve water quality and create h...
  • Origins of Halloween Night Hikes

    Saturday, October 26th 2019
    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    Hikes every 15 minutes from 6:00-8:30 pm Ages 5+, $18 per person Join us on a journey through the woods on a crisp autumn night. You will follow your guide on a trail of glowing Jack O' Lanterns...
  • November

  • New Jersey Watershed Conference

    Friday, November 1st 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    The Watershed Institute 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. $35/$45 (Early Bird registration until Oct. 11) Registration is open for the 3rd Annual New Jersey Watershed Conference. Join us and learn more about t...
  • We Walk PHL: Whitaker Gateway

    Every Saturday, October 12th 2019 - November 23rd 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Let’s take a healthy stroll in the park together! Join your neighbors every Saturday morning from May to November for a healthy and empowering stroll on the Tacony Creek Park trail as a part of ...
  • We Walk PHL: Bingham Gateway

    Every Monday, October 14th 2019 - November 18th 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Let’s take a healthy stroll in the park together! Join your neighbors every Monday morning from May to November for a healthy and empowering stroll on the Tacony Creek Park trail as a part of 
  • Kids activities at PEEC

    Nature Day-Off Camp

    Wednesday, October 9th 2019 & Tuesday, November 5th 2019
    Time: 12:00 AM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Looking for something that appeals to curious young minds and busy young bodies when school's closed? Get them outdoors and into nature with CCEC's Day-Off Camp. Trained educators lead students ages 8...
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    Fall Mini-Camp

    Thursday, November 7th 2019 & Friday, November 8th 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    Ages 5-8 & 9-12, $80 per day New Jersey Public Schools are closed for the NJEA Convention. Spend your fall school break exploring nature with the Watershed Educators! Cold and wet weather won...
  • Autumn Owl Prowl

    Tuesday, November 12th 2019
    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Come out for an evening this autumn to meet amazing birds that exist by moonlight. Owl Prowls offer an exciting opportunity to learn more about these nocturnal birds of prey. This family-friendly even...
  • Lawn to Meadow Workshop with TTF

    Thursday, November 14th 2019
    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    In this workshop, you will learn the benefits of converting part of your grass lawn into a meadow to beautify your property, attract pollinators, and make local creeks cleaner. Presenters will discuss...
  • February

  • History of the Lehigh River with Louise Bugbee

    Thursday, February 13th 2020
    Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Lehigh Gap Nature Center
    8844 Paint Mill Road
    Slatington, PA 18080
    Speaker Series: “History of the Lehigh River” – Louise Bugbee Local historian Louise Bugbee will lead a journey through time along the Lehigh River. The Lehigh River functioned as the main ar...