Calendar
Aug
19
Sun
Story Walk @ Greenburgh Nature Center
Aug 19 all-day

Take a stroll to our Native Plant Meadow and join children and families to read a favorite nature-themed story and walk among one of our short hiking trails.

Bridge the Gap: Pond Paddle @ Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC)
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Come join us for a free paddle on our ponds! Beginners are welcome—we will teach you everything you need to know! Dress appropriately—you may get wet. Spaces are limited; call to reserve a canoe or kayak! Funding for this program provided by the William Penn Foundation.

Edible and Medicinal Plant Walk @ Pocono Environmental Education Center
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Nature provides food & natural remedies for us in the form of many plants. Join us on a hike focused on wild edible & medicinal plants. No collecting will be done in the Park.

Open Wide @ Greenburgh Nature Center
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Slither on over and join a naturalist to learn all about snakes and lizards during a lively hands-on (if you dare) presentation that is sure to engage and enlighten all ages. Stick around until the end and check out snack-time for the snakes! Fun for the whole family.

Aug
25
Sat
Butterfly Walk @ Pocono Environmental Education Center
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn about the wonderful world of butterflies! Join David Trently on a search through the fields and around the ponds for butterflies and dragonflies. Call early – spaces fill up fast!

Plant & Sip @ Pocono Environmental Education Center
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn the basics of planting and caring for your very own succulent fairy garden arrangement. Program includes supplies you’ll need with plenty of succulents and planters from which to choose. Additional supplies are available for purchase. Join us with tea & cookies or BYOW. Adults only!

Aug
26
Sun
Story Walk @ Greenburgh Nature Center
Aug 26 all-day

Take a stroll to our Native Plant Meadow and join children and families to read a favorite nature-themed story and walk among one of our short hiking trails.

Aug
31
Fri
Migrate to the Poconos Family Camp Weekend @ Pocono Environmental Education Center
Aug 31 – Sep 3 all-day

Bring your friends & family to experience the best of what PEEC has to offer. Interpretive hikes, animal presentations, canoeing, campfire and more! Includes three nights lodging & meals from Friday dinner – Monday lunch.

Sep
2
Sun
Story Walk @ Greenburgh Nature Center
Sep 2 all-day

Take a stroll to our Native Plant Meadow and join children and families to read a favorite nature-themed story and walk among one of our short hiking trails.

Sep
8
Sat
Volunteer Day – Pike County Day of Caring @ Pocono Environmental Education Center
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Lend a hand and help us out with some seasonal projects. This is the perfect day to become involved with our volunteer program! Preregistration required. Lunch will be provided.