Events - Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River

Events

    March

  • Storm Drain Marking Training w/ TTF

    Tuesday, March 26th 2019
    Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Looking for a fun and empowering hands-on activity for your block…organization…church…class…friends…business? Connect people to their creeks by marking storm drains to keep trash and othe...
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    Homeschool Session: Water Science (a 2-part series)

    Wednesday, March 27th 2019 & Thursday, March 28th 2019
    Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    Berks Nature
    575 Saint Bernardine Street
    Reading, PA 19607
    Connect your children to Nature through programming in our environmentally friendly building, surrounded by 100-acres of open space in Reading’s Angelica Creek Park. For ...
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    Homeschool Session: Nature Scene Investigation

    Wednesday, March 27th 2019
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Berks Nature
    575 Saint Bernardine Street
    Reading, PA 19607
    Connect your children to Nature through programming in our environmentally friendly building, surrounded by 100-acres of open space in Reading’s Angelica Creek Park. For ...
  • Birds of NJ Course

    Every Wednesday, March 13th 2019 - April 24th 2019
    Time: 12:00 AM
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    This intensive and enlightening course returns for a fifth year! Get ready for the song of spring by learning about our feathered neighbors. Examine their evolution, morphology and taxonomy, while dis...
  • Neversink Mountain Lecture & Hike w/ Paul Druzba (2-part series)

    Thursday, March 28th 2019
    Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Berks Nature
    575 Saint Bernardine Street
    Reading, PA 19607
    Join Berks County native historian and author Paul Druzba for an evening lecture on the history of Neversink Mountain, focused on the Resort Period of 1880-1930, when the Neversink Mountain Ra...
  • She’s Full STEAM Ahead

    Thursday, March 28th 2019
    Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Who run the (STEAM) world? Girls! Women are the engine that drive our workplaces and economy, yet they still face unique challenges in STEAM-related fields. Join us to celebrate the work women i...
  • Scientist for a Night! (Age 21+)

    Friday, March 29th 2019
    Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Berks Nature
    575 Saint Bernardine Street
    Reading, PA 19607
    Designed for adults, this evening event will take you back to your childhood days of play and science experiments- but with a twist: We’ll provide the beer, wine and cheese as we guide you t...
  • Woodcock Walk w/ Heritage Conservancy

    Friday, March 29th 2019
    Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Hidden River Brewing Co. (Heritage & Hops series)

    Saturday, March 30th 2019
    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Schuylkill River Greenways National Heritage Area
    140 College Drive
    Pottstown, PA 19464
    This time around, both the HERITAGE & the HOPS are in the same building. Enjoy a beer tasting and light fare at the Hidden River Brewing Company and also learn about the historical space that hous...
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    Weekly Cobbs Creek Park Cleanup

    Every Saturday, January 12th 2019 - May 25th 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Help clean up Cobbs Creek Park, Saturdays 9 - Noon. Join dedicated volunteer Rich Guffanti on his weekly clean up of Cobbs Creek Park. Note that the clean ups are usually along the parkway at street l...
  • Girl Scout Badge Fest

    Saturday, March 30th 2019
    Time: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    Pocono Environmental Education Center
    538 Emery Road
    Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
  • Morris Park Walk

    Saturday, March 30th 2019
    Time: 11:00 AM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    We will hike through this beautiful section of Cobbs Creek Park looking for early wildflowers, birds, and mammals. Lead by Tony Croasdale.
  • Cleanup in Tacony Creek Park

    Saturday, March 30th 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Every little bit helps! Join us, Impact100 Philadelphia,
  • April

  • Birds of NJ Course

    Every Wednesday, March 13th 2019 - April 24th 2019
    Time: 12:00 AM
    The Watershed Institute
    31 Titus Mill Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    This intensive and enlightening course returns for a fifth year! Get ready for the song of spring by learning about our feathered neighbors. Examine their evolution, morphology and taxonomy, while dis...
  • LBEST Meeting w/ Heritage Conservancy

    Wednesday, April 3rd 2019
    Time: 12:00 PM
    Please join Heritage Conservancy for a pizza lunch and the Lower Bucks Environmental Stewardship Team Meeting to discuss exciting project plans for 2019 in lower Bucks County!   Please RSV...
  • Scouts BSA Badge Fest

    Saturday, April 6th 2019
    Time: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    Pocono Environmental Education Center
    538 Emery Road
    Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
    Bears will work on completing Fur, Feathers, and Ferns while Webelos will work on their Earth Rocks badge. Boy Scouts will work towards their Environmental Science badge (pre-req. 3e. and 3f, bring a ...
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    Weekly Cobbs Creek Park Cleanup

    Every Saturday, January 12th 2019 - May 25th 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Help clean up Cobbs Creek Park, Saturdays 9 - Noon. Join dedicated volunteer Rich Guffanti on his weekly clean up of Cobbs Creek Park. Note that the clean ups are usually along the parkway at street l...
  • Healthy Trails 5K in Tacony Creek Park

    Sunday, April 7th 2019
    Time: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Join us to walk or run the 7th Annual 5k in Tacony Creek Park! Enjoy views of the Tacony Creek as you trek beneath trees and wooded areas. The course is on a fully paved, stroller-friendly trail...
  • Schuylkill River Cleanup

    Sunday, April 7th 2019
    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Bartram’s Garden
    5400 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Before the flowers bloom and the leaves unfold, join us as we collect the trash that has gathered in Bartram’s meadows, woods, and wetlands throughout the fall and winter. Children and adults, come ...
  • Serving the Schuylkill Appreciation Night w/ SRG

    Thursday, April 11th 2019
    Time: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Audubon Pennsylvania Discovery Center
    3401 Reservoir Dr.
    Philadelphia , PA 19121
    Please support the Schuylkill River Greenways National Heritage Area Annual Fundraiser. This year's fund...
  • STEM Career Showcase

    Friday, April 12th 2019
    Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Are you a Philadelphia area 8th-12th grader interested in a STEM career? Or just curious about the STEM field in general? If so, we have the perfect event for you! Gather your friends and join Indepen...
  • MGK’s Locals Only Beer Fest

    Saturday, April 13th 2019
    Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    WMGK & Independence Seaport Museum bring 25 of the PA, DE & NJ area's finest breweries into one place to celebrate the tremendous bounty of awesome brew being made in and around Philadelphia. ...
  • Brunch with the Bunny!

    Saturday, April 20th 2019
    Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Camden Children’s Garden
    3 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ 08103
    Enjoy a delicious brunch PLUS Seasonal themed crafts, rides and an Easter Egg Hunt! Cost: Adults $16 Children under 12 $25 Children under 2 $20   Please purchase tickets in a...
  • Spring Watershed Cleanup

    Saturday, April 27th 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Spend some time outdoors among the spring wildflowers while helping to beautify the park. You'll contribute to cleaner water quality for the Brandywine by picking up trash from Rocky Run. This volunte...
  • May

  • a paved sidewalk through a forested park

    Weekly Cobbs Creek Park Cleanup

    Every Saturday, January 12th 2019 - May 25th 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Help clean up Cobbs Creek Park, Saturdays 9 - Noon. Join dedicated volunteer Rich Guffanti on his weekly clean up of Cobbs Creek Park. Note that the clean ups are usually along the parkway at street l...
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    Native Plant Sale Week!

    Saturday, May 4th 2019 - Saturday, May 11th 2019
    Time: All day
    Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
    8480 Hagy's Mill Road
    Philadelphia, PA 19128
    Saturday, May 4 | 8:30 am4:00 pm & Sunday, May 5 | 9:00 am2:00 pm Monday, May 6 through Friday, May 1o | 5:00–6:00 pm Saturday, May 11 | 8...
  • TTF’s Watershed Milestones Award Ceremony & Reception

    Wednesday, May 15th 2019
    Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Know a water hero? We’d like to honor them this May ...