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.

 

    February

  • a water bird floats on a placid body of water

    Winter Bird Walk with Cliff & Nancy Hence

    Saturday, February 4th 2023 & Sunday, February 26th 2023
    Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
    8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
    Take an educational walk with one of our knowledgeable volunteers! Discover the 300+ species of birds that use the Refuge during their migration ...
  • young boy smiles at camera and holds up art project

    Nature Tots!

    Saturday, January 7th 2023 & Saturday, February 4th 2023
    Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
    8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
    Nature Tots are back at the refuge! Children ages 3-5 and an adult are invited to exp...
  • a diverse group of runners run toward the camera on a paved trail

    Run With Me

    Every Saturday, February 4th 2023 - December 16th 2023
    Time: 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
    Join your neighbors for fun, rejuvenating, and healthy fitness runs on the paved Tacony ...
  • a hawk perches in a leafless tree

    Bird Walk w/ Edie Parnum

    Sunday, February 5th 2023
    Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
    8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
    Take an educational walk with one of our knowledgeable volunteers! Discover the 300+ species of birds that use the Refuge during their migration routes - each week guarantee different species! Walk wi...
  • a group of volunteers pose around bags of trash they've collected in a wooded area along a trail.

    Bennett Compost Cleanup in Tacony Creek Park

    Every Tuesday, February 7th 2023 - December 19th 2023
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join Bennett Compost to clean Tacony Creek Park and park gateways every Tuesday. Let’s support this local business in improving our environment...
  • 2 individuals clean up trash in a wooded area

    Weekly Creek Care Day: Philly

    Wednesday, February 8th 2023
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Join your neighbors and TCP Keepers to clean Tacony Creek Park and its gateways.
  • woman smiles and holds up weeds triumphantly

    Stewardship Saturday

    Saturday, January 14th 2023 & Saturday, February 11th 2023
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
    8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
    Stewardship Saturdays are on the second Saturday of every month from 9 a.m. to Noon. This is an open event that welcomes all visitors to take par...
  • a tree swallow sits on a branch with a bit of nesting material in its beak

    Bird Walk with Debbie Beer

    Sunday, February 12th 2023
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
    8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
    Take an educational walk with one of our knowledgeable volunteers! Discover the 300+ species of birds that use the Refuge during their migrati...
  • woman draws back arrow, pointed at heart shaped target

    Cupid’s Arrow Archery

    Tuesday, February 14th 2023
    Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
    8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
    Be your own Cupid! Stop by our FREE Pop-up Archery Range this Valentine's Day, February 14th between 4pm and 6pm! Take your first shot at archery and learn a quick overview of the skills required to h...
  • small black bird sits on wire in the snow

    Bird Walk with Mary Ellen Krober

    Saturday, February 18th 2023
    Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
    8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
    Take an educational walk with one of our knowledgeable volunteers! Discover the 300+ species of birds that use the Refuge during their migration routes - each week guarantee different species! Walk wi...
  • flyer for winter seed starting workshop

    Free Winter Seed Starting Workshop

    Saturday, February 25th 2023
    Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Learn about growing native perennials in this easy way to start seeds. The native seeds are started outside in containers so they are protected f...
  • March

  • a diverse group of runners run toward the camera on a paved trail

    Run With Me

    Every Saturday, February 4th 2023 - December 16th 2023
    Time: 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
    Join your neighbors for fun, rejuvenating, and healthy fitness runs on the paved Tacony ...
  • a group of volunteers pose around bags of trash they've collected in a wooded area along a trail.

    Bennett Compost Cleanup in Tacony Creek Park

    Every Tuesday, February 7th 2023 - December 19th 2023
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join Bennett Compost to clean Tacony Creek Park and park gateways every Tuesday. Let’s support this local business in improving our environment...
  • April

  • a diverse group of runners run toward the camera on a paved trail

    Run With Me

    Every Saturday, February 4th 2023 - December 16th 2023
    Time: 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
    Join your neighbors for fun, rejuvenating, and healthy fitness runs on the paved Tacony ...
  • a group of volunteers pose around bags of trash they've collected in a wooded area along a trail.

    Bennett Compost Cleanup in Tacony Creek Park

    Every Tuesday, February 7th 2023 - December 19th 2023
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join Bennett Compost to clean Tacony Creek Park and park gateways every Tuesday. Let’s support this local business in improving our environment...
  • May

  • a group of volunteers pose around bags of trash they've collected in a wooded area along a trail.

    Bennett Compost Cleanup in Tacony Creek Park

    Every Tuesday, February 7th 2023 - December 19th 2023
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join Bennett Compost to clean Tacony Creek Park and park gateways every Tuesday. Let’s support this local business in improving our environment...
  • a diverse group of runners run toward the camera on a paved trail

    Run With Me

    Every Saturday, February 4th 2023 - December 16th 2023
    Time: 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
    Join your neighbors for fun, rejuvenating, and healthy fitness runs on the paved Tacony ...
  • June

  • a diverse group of runners run toward the camera on a paved trail

    Run With Me

    Every Saturday, February 4th 2023 - December 16th 2023
    Time: 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
    Join your neighbors for fun, rejuvenating, and healthy fitness runs on the paved Tacony ...
  • a group of volunteers pose around bags of trash they've collected in a wooded area along a trail.

    Bennett Compost Cleanup in Tacony Creek Park

    Every Tuesday, February 7th 2023 - December 19th 2023
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join Bennett Compost to clean Tacony Creek Park and park gateways every Tuesday. Let’s support this local business in improving our environment...
  • July

  • a diverse group of runners run toward the camera on a paved trail

    Run With Me

    Every Saturday, February 4th 2023 - December 16th 2023
    Time: 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
    Join your neighbors for fun, rejuvenating, and healthy fitness runs on the paved Tacony ...
  • a group of volunteers pose around bags of trash they've collected in a wooded area along a trail.

    Bennett Compost Cleanup in Tacony Creek Park

    Every Tuesday, February 7th 2023 - December 19th 2023
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join Bennett Compost to clean Tacony Creek Park and park gateways every Tuesday. Let’s support this local business in improving our environment...
  • August

  • a group of volunteers pose around bags of trash they've collected in a wooded area along a trail.

    Bennett Compost Cleanup in Tacony Creek Park

    Every Tuesday, February 7th 2023 - December 19th 2023
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Join Bennett Compost to clean Tacony Creek Park and park gateways every Tuesday. Let’s support this local business in improving our environment...
  • a diverse group of runners run toward the camera on a paved trail

    Run With Me

    Every Saturday, February 4th 2023 - December 16th 2023
    Time: 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
    Join your neighbors for fun, rejuvenating, and healthy fitness runs on the paved Tacony ...