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Events

    December

  • Nature’s Hidden Surprises: What Can We Learn From Our Water?

    Saturday, December 21st 2019
    Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Learn about pH, and look for signs of flood levels of the Creek: the sand, pebbles, and cobbles deposited by the water. We will take a walk to look at erosion. We host Nature’s Hidden Surprises w...
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    Metal Forging

    Saturday, January 25th 2020 & Thursday, December 26th 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Throughout history, forging has been one of the cornerstones of human development. As it relates to boat and ship construction, the smith and their forge play a key role in the smallest nail and the b...
  • Vacation Nature Camp: Snow Survival

    Thursday, December 26th 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Pocono Environmental Education Center
    538 Emery Road
    Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
    Animals survive, can your camper? Join us and learn the secrets to winter shelters and fire building. Grades 1-5 $40 per Child Learn more and register:

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    Vacation Nature Camp: Animal Adventurers

    Friday, December 27th 2019
    Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Pocono Environmental Education Center
    538 Emery Road
    Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
    Wildlife still abounds in winter, we’ll learn way to care for them even in the cold! Grades 1-5 $40 per Child Learn more:

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  • Autumn Yoga Session at LGNC

    Monday, December 30th 2019
    Time: 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
    Lehigh Gap Nature Center
    8844 Paint Mill Road
    Slatington, PA 18080
    Certified Yoga Instructor Stacy Hein will be offering a 9-week “yoga for all” session Mondays, April 29 through June 24 from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. This is a moderately challenging but gentle yoga ...
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    New Year’s Eve Fireworks

    Tuesday, December 31st 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Bring the entire family to Independence Seaport Museum to ring in New Year's Eve Join us ...
  • January

  • venus flytrap plants

    Homeschooler Days: The Evolution of Plants

    Wednesday, January 8th 2020
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Bartram’s Garden
    5400 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    Join us from January-June for an interconnected series of lessons in our children’s garden! Kids will have the opportunity to see our garden through, from planning to planting to harvest...
  • Shakespeare's Hamlet at the Seaport

    Hamlet at the Seaport

    Every day, Friday, January 10th 2020 - Sunday, January 19th 2020
    Time: All day
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    HAMLET. We're cutting to the broken heart of the story that asks more questions than it answers. This FREE production invites you into the Independence Seaport Museum's Riverview L...
  • book cover of 'A Rum Affair'

    Cabin Fever Book Club: A Rum Affair

    Thursday, January 16th 2020
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Lehigh Gap Nature Center
    8844 Paint Mill Road
    Slatington, PA 18080
    Lehigh Gap Nature Club's Cabin Fever Book Club is truly a reason to look forward to the colder months. Meetings are usually hosted on the second Thursday of each month from November through March. The...
  • MLK Day of Service

    Monday, January 20th 2020
    Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Bartram’s Garden
    5400 Lindbergh Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19143

    Martin Luther King Day of Service (2020)

    • Date: January 20, 2020
    • Time: 9:...
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    Lunar New Year

    Saturday, January 25th 2020
    Time: All day
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106

    Bring the whole family and join us to celebrate Lunar New Year and mark the Year of the Rat with activities and crafts.

  • metal forge

    Metal Forging

    Saturday, January 25th 2020 & Thursday, December 26th 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum
    211 S. Christopher Columbus Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Throughout history, forging has been one of the cornerstones of human development. As it relates to boat and ship construction, the smith and their forge play a key role in the smallest nail and the b...
  • 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...
  • book cover of 'Engineering Eden'

    Cabin Fever Book Club: Engineering Eden

    Thursday, February 20th 2020
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Lehigh Gap Nature Center
    8844 Paint Mill Road
    Slatington, PA 18080
    Lehigh Gap Nature Center's Cabin Fever Book Club is truly a reason to look forward to the colder months. Meetings are usually hosted on the second Thursday of each month from November through March. T...