Events - Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River

Events

    May

  • TTF’s Watershed Milestones Award Ceremony & Reception

    Wednesday, May 23rd
    Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Join TTF to celebrate the achievements of local clean water heroes at their fabulous annual Watershed Milestones Award Ceremony & Reception at the Globe Dye Works, (

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  • Admirals Tavern

    Thursday, May 24th - Sunday, May 27th
    Time: 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Kick back on summer nights with stunning views of the Ben Franklin Bridge and a craft beer in hand, all while aboard the oldest steel warship afloat in the world. The Admiral's Tavern beer garden is p...
  • Sail Philadelphia

    Thursday, May 24th - Monday, May 28th
    Time: 12:00 AM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Spend your Memorial Day Weekend in Philadelphia for five days of waterfront festivities, ship tours, and sailing excursions on the Delaware River as tall ships from U.S. and international ports dock a...
  • Wildflowers & Edible Plants

    Saturday, May 26th
    Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Join Cobbs Creek for walk through the park identify plants, especially the edible ones. Back at the center we will sample some of the park's edible plants that are in season.
  • Saturday Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. May 19th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join Audubon PA for a regular, weekly guided bird walk at Mill Grove. We’ll visit the creek, cross the meadows, and hike through the woods on both paved and unpaved trails. Children and beginners ar...
  • Family Bike Hike

    Saturday, May 26th
    Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Berks Nature
    575 Saint Bernardine Street
    Reading, PA 19607
    Bring your own bikes, and join Berks Nature for a roundtrip ride from The Nature Place to Gibraltar Park, where we’ll break for ice cream and learning. Note: It’s strongly advised that children be...
  • Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. April 14th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove for their weekly Saturday morning bird walk at the Center. Bring binoculars for optimum viewing! Be sure to visit the Drawn From Nature juried art show...
  • Fit & Fun Carnival Festival Day!

    Daily, Saturday, May 26th - Sunday, May 27th
    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Camden Children’s Garden
    3 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ 08103
    Hula Hoops! Jumping rope contests! It's a day of fun, fitness and games! Come dressed as your favorite sports figure or clown and get $1.00 off admission. Call 856 365 8733 or email info@camdenchildre...
  • Yoga at the Nature Place

    Every Saturday. May 5th - June 9th
    Time: 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
    Berks Nature
    575 Saint Bernardine Street
    Reading, PA 19607
    Yoga at The Nature Place! A 6-week session with Bonnie Showalter, of Yoga Unlimited, begins May 5th and continues every Saturday morning, through June 9th. Runs 5/5, 5/12, 5/19, 5/26, 6/2 and 6/9. $...
  • Rhythm In Nature: Zumba Fitness

    Every Monday. January 15th - July 30th
    Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Enjoy beautiful views of the City of Wilmington, Christina River and marsh with Zumba Fitness! Zumba is a Latin-inspired, dance fitness class that incorporates Latin and international music and dance ...
  • Pop-Up Archery

    Thursday, May 31st
    Time: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
    8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
    Pop-up archery-- FREE and all equipment provided!
  • June

  • Yoga at the Nature Place

    Every Saturday. May 5th - June 9th
    Time: 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
    Berks Nature
    575 Saint Bernardine Street
    Reading, PA 19607
    Yoga at The Nature Place! A 6-week session with Bonnie Showalter, of Yoga Unlimited, begins May 5th and continues every Saturday morning, through June 9th. Runs 5/5, 5/12, 5/19, 5/26, 6/2 and 6/9. $...
  • Saturday Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. May 19th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join Audubon PA for a regular, weekly guided bird walk at Mill Grove. We’ll visit the creek, cross the meadows, and hike through the woods on both paved and unpaved trails. Children and beginners ar...
  • Behind the Scenes Tours

    The first Saturday of the month. April - September 2018
    Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Go behind the scenes of our historic ships like never before. Experience the engine room and brig on Cruiser Olympia and scope out the conning tower on Submarine Becuna. Tour areas that are usually cl...
  • Guided Canoe Trip

    Every Saturday. June 2nd - August 25th
    Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Canoe with Perks John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove • 610-666-5593x109 Take a guided canoe tour of the Perkiomen Creek with one of our educators! View birds as they feed along the creek, ex...
  • Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. April 14th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove for their weekly Saturday morning bird walk at the Center. Bring binoculars for optimum viewing! Be sure to visit the Drawn From Nature juried art show...
  • Whip-poor-will Hike

    Saturday, June 2nd
    Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Lehigh Gap Nature Center
    8844 Paint Mill Road
    Slatington, PA 18080
    Meet at the Osprey House at 6:45 p.m. or at the Translater Lane Parking lot at 7:00 p.m. We will hike up Translater Lane to the top of the mountain by dusk and then listen for Whip-poor-wills on the w...
  • 20th Annual Schuylkill River Sojourn

    Daily, Saturday, June 2nd - Friday, June 8th
    Time: All day
    Schuylkill River Greenways National Heritage Area
    140 College Drive
    Pottstown, PA 19464
    The Schuylkill River Sojourn is a 7-day, 112-mile guided canoe/kayak trip organized by the Schuylkill River Greenways NHA. Participants paddle 14-18 miles per day, making stops for lunch and water bre...
  • 1st Saturdays: Nature Scavenger Hunt

    Saturday, June 2nd
    Time: 9:00 AM
    Berks Nature
    575 Saint Bernardine Street
    Reading, PA 19607
    Something fuzzy, something noisy, something rough an something green! We’ll give you a list and set you free in Angelica Park. All who finish will go home with a prize! Join us at 9am or 3pm. $7/...
  • Rhythm In Nature: Zumba Fitness

    Every Monday. January 15th - July 30th
    Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Enjoy beautiful views of the City of Wilmington, Christina River and marsh with Zumba Fitness! Zumba is a Latin-inspired, dance fitness class that incorporates Latin and international music and dance ...
  • Little Explorers: The Garden In Bloom

    Wednesday, June 6th
    Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Bartram’s Garden
    5400 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    We’ll explore Bartram’s Garden with all of our senses and create colorful flower art. Free for members at the Family level and above; $12 otherwise. Register Here:

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  • River Reimagined: A Land & Water Tour

    Every Thursday. June 7th - June 28th
    Time: 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Fairmount Water Works
    640 Waterworks Dr.
    Philadelphia, PA 19130
    Learn about the Fairmount Water Works, one of Philadelphia’s first tourist attractions, and cruise the Schuylkill for a new perspective on sites along this historic river. Aft...
  • Guided Canoe Trip

    Every Thursday. June 7th - August 23rd
    Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Canoe with Perks John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove • 610-666-5593x109 Take a guided canoe tour of the Perkiomen Creek with one of our educators! View birds as they feed along the creek, ex...
  • Gallery Opening: George Armistead

    Friday, June 8th
    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    George Armistead, author of “

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  • Wildlife Habitat Gardening

    Saturday, June 9th
    Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Learn how to attract butterflies, bee, hummingbirds and other beautiful wildlife to your garden by landscaping with native plants.
  • StrawBEARY Surprise

    Daily, Saturday, June 9th - Sunday, June 10th
    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Camden Children’s Garden
    3 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ 08103
    Mum Bear is having a birthday…and we’re celebrating Strawberry Season with her! Have tea and cookies, make strawberry themed crafts, enjoy rides and play in our Garden! Bring your favorite t...
  • Second Saturday Bird Walk

    Saturday, June 9th
    Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Lehigh Gap Nature Center
    8844 Paint Mill Road
    Slatington, PA 18080
    Join the Lehigh Valley Audubon Society on a search for the beautiful breeding birds that have returned to LGNC.
  • Shark Encounter: Paint ‘n’ Learn with CAS

    Sunday, June 10th
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    Shark Encounter! Meet a Live Shark at Paint-a-Treasure! Join Center for Aquatic Sciences at Paint-a-Treasure Studio (615 Station Ave., Haddon Heights, NJ...
  • ISM Volunteer Info Session

    The second Tuesday of the month. April - June 2018
    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Join the ISM to learn how you can become part of our team that brings great history and science experiences to the Delaware River waterfront. Volunteers are vital to the success of the Museum and prov...
  • Moth Night

    Wednesday, June 13th
    Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Wildlife Biologist Michael McGraw and Entomologist Dan Duran will use lights and lures to attract moths for identification and your viewing pleasure.
  • Father’s Day in the Workshop

    Saturday, June 16th
    Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    A toolbox for Dad is good, but building it on your own is even better! Join us for our Father's Day Workshop program at Independence Seaport Museum on Saturday, June 16, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Perfect ...
  • Petty’s Island History Hike

    Saturday, June 16th
    Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Explore this gem with local historian and author, Bob Shinn, on a hike through time on Petty’s Island. Hike along the Delaware River where points of interest will bring history to life. Leafless tre...
  • Botany Walk

    Saturday, June 16th
    Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    In conjunction with the Philadelphia Botanical Club, we will explore the park, identifying the beautiful plant life.
  • Nature Photography Session

    Sunday, June 17th
    Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Bartram’s Garden
    5400 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Join Philadelphia Orchard Project (POP) at Bartram's Garden to learn the basics of nature photography! In each 3-hour, stand-alone session, instructor Joshua Lee Mallory of Noise Soul Cinema will cove...
  • Summer Solstice Party!

    Thursday, June 21st
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Berks Nature
    575 Saint Bernardine Street
    Reading, PA 19607
    Join Berks Nature for an open house at The Nature Place, as we celebrate the first day of summer and the longest day of the year! We’ll have activities from 6pm on, including a Family Creek Walk at ...
  • Small Fry Camp

    Daily, Monday, June 25th - Friday, June 29th
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Especially for campers who have just completed Pre-K, your “small fry” will have an amazing time investigating the wonders of the aquatic world in this daily, half-day program.
  • July

  • Rhythm In Nature: Zumba Fitness

    Every Monday. January 15th - July 30th
    Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Ln.
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Enjoy beautiful views of the City of Wilmington, Christina River and marsh with Zumba Fitness! Zumba is a Latin-inspired, dance fitness class that incorporates Latin and international music and dance ...
  • Guided Canoe Trip

    Every Thursday. June 7th - August 23rd
    Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Canoe with Perks John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove • 610-666-5593x109 Take a guided canoe tour of the Perkiomen Creek with one of our educators! View birds as they feed along the creek, ex...
  • Behind the Scenes Tours

    The first Saturday of the month. April - September 2018
    Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Go behind the scenes of our historic ships like never before. Experience the engine room and brig on Cruiser Olympia and scope out the conning tower on Submarine Becuna. Tour areas that are usually cl...
  • Guided Canoe Trip

    Every Saturday. June 2nd - August 25th
    Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Canoe with Perks John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove • 610-666-5593x109 Take a guided canoe tour of the Perkiomen Creek with one of our educators! View birds as they feed along the creek, ex...
  • Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. April 14th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove for their weekly Saturday morning bird walk at the Center. Bring binoculars for optimum viewing! Be sure to visit the Drawn From Nature juried art show...
  • Saturday Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. May 19th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join Audubon PA for a regular, weekly guided bird walk at Mill Grove. We’ll visit the creek, cross the meadows, and hike through the woods on both paved and unpaved trails. Children and beginners ar...
  • 1st Saturday: Family Nature Games

    Saturday, July 7th
    Time: 9:00 AM
    Berks Nature
    575 Saint Bernardine Street
    Reading, PA 19607
    Enjoy a summer day with friends as family, as we learn different games based on nature! Join us at 9am or 3pm. $7/per person. Berks Nature members receive a 30% discount. About Saturdays at The ...
  • Ocean Explorer Camp: Ocean Gross-ology

    Monday, July 9th - Friday, July 13th
    Time: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    Especially for campers in grades K - 5, Summer Sea Camp brings the aquatic world closer with fun-filled games and activities. This week-long camp includes field trips and hands-on science to give camp...
  • River Reimagined: A Land & Water Tour

    Every other Thursday. July 12th - August 9th
    Time: 12:00 AM
    Fairmount Water Works
    640 Waterworks Dr.
    Philadelphia, PA 19130
    Learn about the Fairmount Water Works, one of Philadelphia’s first tourist attractions, and cruise the Schuylkill for a new perspective on sites along this historic river. Aft...
  • Bats of Petty’s Night Hike

    Saturday, July 21st
    Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Join us for this special evening program and learn all about bats and their many important roles in nature. With the oil tanks gone we have permission to walk the road and explore the field habitats o...
  • Small Fry Camp

    Monday, July 30th - Tuesday, July 31st
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Especially for campers who have just completed Pre-K, your “small fry” will have an amazing time investigating the wonders of the aquatic world in this daily, half-day program.
  • August

  • Small Fry Camp

    Wednesday, August 1st - Friday, August 3rd
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Especially for campers who have just completed Pre-K, your “small fry” will have an amazing time investigating the wonders of the aquatic world in this daily, half-day program.
  • Guided Canoe Trip

    Every Thursday. June 7th - August 23rd
    Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Canoe with Perks John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove • 610-666-5593x109 Take a guided canoe tour of the Perkiomen Creek with one of our educators! View birds as they feed along the creek, ex...
  • Behind the Scenes Tours

    The first Saturday of the month. April - September 2018
    Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Go behind the scenes of our historic ships like never before. Experience the engine room and brig on Cruiser Olympia and scope out the conning tower on Submarine Becuna. Tour areas that are usually cl...
  • Guided Canoe Trip

    Every Saturday. June 2nd - August 25th
    Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Canoe with Perks John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove • 610-666-5593x109 Take a guided canoe tour of the Perkiomen Creek with one of our educators! View birds as they feed along the creek, ex...
  • Saturday Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. May 19th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join Audubon PA for a regular, weekly guided bird walk at Mill Grove. We’ll visit the creek, cross the meadows, and hike through the woods on both paved and unpaved trails. Children and beginners ar...
  • Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. April 14th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove for their weekly Saturday morning bird walk at the Center. Bring binoculars for optimum viewing! Be sure to visit the Drawn From Nature juried art show...
  • River Reimagined: A Land & Water Tour

    Every other Thursday. July 12th - August 9th
    Time: 12:00 AM
    Fairmount Water Works
    640 Waterworks Dr.
    Philadelphia, PA 19130
    Learn about the Fairmount Water Works, one of Philadelphia’s first tourist attractions, and cruise the Schuylkill for a new perspective on sites along this historic river. Aft...
  • Small Fry Camp

    Monday, August 27th - Friday, August 31st
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Especially for campers who have just completed Pre-K, your “small fry” will have an amazing time investigating the wonders of the aquatic world in this daily, half-day program.
  • September

  • Saturday Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. May 19th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join Audubon PA for a regular, weekly guided bird walk at Mill Grove. We’ll visit the creek, cross the meadows, and hike through the woods on both paved and unpaved trails. Children and beginners ar...
  • Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. April 14th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove for their weekly Saturday morning bird walk at the Center. Bring binoculars for optimum viewing! Be sure to visit the Drawn From Nature juried art show...
  • October

  • Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. April 14th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove for their weekly Saturday morning bird walk at the Center. Bring binoculars for optimum viewing! Be sure to visit the Drawn From Nature juried art show...
  • Saturday Morning Bird Walk

    Every Saturday. May 19th - October 27th
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
    1201 Pawlings Road
    Audubon, PA 19403
    Join Audubon PA for a regular, weekly guided bird walk at Mill Grove. We’ll visit the creek, cross the meadows, and hike through the woods on both paved and unpaved trails. Children and beginners ar...