River Days - Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River

River Days

    September

  • Delaware River Festival

    Saturday, September 26th 2020 - Sunday, October 4th 2020
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Virtual and in-person events throughout Philadelphia and Camden Details at delawareriverfest.org The 2020 Delaw...
  • Stream Stewards Spring Watershed Cleanup at First State NHP

    Every day, Saturday, September 19th 2020 - Saturday, October 3rd 2020
    Time: All day
    The Stream Stewards annual Fall Watershed Cleanup event held in First State National Historical Park is going virtual this year. While we canâ...
  • Sharing the Delaware: A Panel Discussion

    Tuesday, September 29th 2020
    Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    The Delaware River is not just a destination for recreational boaters or anglers. Rather it’s a critical hub for imports and exports that flow through the Port of Philadelphia daily. Join Independen...
  • October

  • Stream Stewards Spring Watershed Cleanup at First State NHP

    Every day, Saturday, September 19th 2020 - Saturday, October 3rd 2020
    Time: All day
    The Stream Stewards annual Fall Watershed Cleanup event held in First State National Historical Park is going virtual this year. While we canâ...
  • Place-Based Field Experience Workshop for All

    Saturday, October 3rd 2020
    Time: 8:00 AM
    Kelly Wenzel of New Jersey Audubon has more than 20 years of experience using the outdoors as a classroom. Join Kelly for a day of hands-on experiences designed to get your students outside. Learn the...
  • Schuylkill River History Hike

    Saturday, October 3rd 2020
    Time: 10:30 AM
    The stretch of the Schuylkill River between Manayunk and Roxborough changed dramatically when Flat Rock Dam opened in 1820. Creating the Manayunk Canal and Venice Island, the canal has been cut off fr...
  • Get Moving with DelNature’s Run Wild Delaware

    Saturday, October 3rd 2020 - Sunday, October 4th 2020
    Time: 12:00 AM
    On your mark, get set, go! DelNature’s Abbott’s 5k and DEEC’s “Run Wild” are going virtual! While Get Moving is in the name, getting outside is the game! Run, walk, hike or bike – you c...
  • River Days at the Camden Children’s Garden

    Every Saturday, September 26th 2020 - October 10th 2020
    Time: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    Camden Children’s Garden
    3 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ 08103
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    Youth Birding on Petty’s Island

    Sunday, October 4th 2020
    Time: 10:00 AM
    Join New Jersey Audubon and the New Jersey Young Birders Club for an exciting field trip to Petty's Island. Learn about the island's industrial past and its transformation to a wildlife sanctuary as w...
  • Delaware River Festival: Youth, Community & the Watershed

    Sunday, October 4th 2020
    Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Independence Seaport Museum’s River Ambassadors were hard at work this summer,...
  • Pond Exploration

    Sunday, October 4th 2020
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Pocono Environmental Education Center
    538 Emery Road
    Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
    Join us as we take an in “depth” look at the PEEC Ponds. Come catch and identify different aquatic creatures and experiment with testing kits to learn how to analyze the health of a waterway. Weâ€...
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    5th Annual (Rubber) Duck Race/Creeks to River Festival

    Saturday, October 10th 2020
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Education Center
    700 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    At Cobbs Creek, there are two creeks: Smaller Naylors Run flows into the larger Cobbs Creek, which flows to Darby Creek which meets the Delaware River at Tinicum. This flowing of one creek into anothe...
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    Migration Fest

    Saturday, October 10th 2020
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Lehigh Gap Nature Center
    8844 Paint Mill Road
    Slatington, PA 18080
    Although we've all faced many uncertainties this year, one natural spectacle has continued right on cue — the marvel of autumn migration is underway! On October 10th Lehigh Gap Nature Cen...
  • Reintroducing Strawberry Mansion

    Sunday, October 11th 2020
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Discovery Center
    3401 Reservoir Dr.
    Philadelphia , PA 19121
    Guests will be invited to measure mussels, measure water quality, and improve riparian zones of the reservoir.
  • Roxborough’s River & Water: A History

    Thursday, October 15th 2020
    Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
    8480 Hagy's Mill Road
    Philadelphia, PA 19128
    For almost 100 years the Roxborough Pumping Station, just above the Flat Rock Dam, was a landmark on the Schuylkill River, pumping water into two reservoirs on high ground to serve the city’s northw...