Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 30 @ 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
It’s wet. It’s fun. It’s the ford, and it’s way more than a way to cross the creek! Open your eyes and what will you see? Wade in the waters and what will you find? Location: Trexler Nature Preserve, Schnecksville, PA 18078. Follow the entry road past the LV Zoo parking lot to the ford[...]
Trexler Nature Preserve
Jun 23 @ 12:00 am – Jun 25 @ 11:00 pm
12:00 am
The 22nd annual Lehigh River Sojourn is Wildlands Conservancy’s 32.6-mile guided paddling trip on the Lehigh River. The event begins in the Pocono Mountains and ends in Easton. Sojourners travel through our region’s metro-wilderness – treasuring scenic views, visits from resident wildlife and a shared appreciation for preserving the Lehigh River. Learn more or register below! All Three Days,[...]
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Day camp is a whole lot of fun! This month we’ll focus on some basic skills that will make the world outside your door so much more exciting. Outdoor Skills camp not only incorporates recreational skills such as hiking and tracking, but survival skills as well. Learning to forage, finding your way with GPS and compass and cooking over[...]
Bear Swamp Park
Jun 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Day camp is a whole lot of fun and will focus on some basic skills that will make the world outside your door so much more exciting! Campers during art camp will learn how to uncover the art hidden in nature and nature discovered through art. We will use different techniques to create arts and crafts from natural[...]
Trexler Nature Preserve
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
9:00 am
Wildlife forensic techniques are used by Pennsylvania Game Wardens to solve crimes related to wildlife across the state each year. Wildlife cannot speak for itself, so  wardens and concerned citizens try and do it for them. This workshop will help educators teach their students about forensic techniques used to solve crimes while engaging them in hands-on[...]
Trexler Nature Preserve
Jul 1 @ 12:00 pm – Jul 31 @ 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
It’s wet. It’s fun. It’s the ford, and it’s way more than a way to cross the creek! Open your eyes and what will you see? Wade in the waters and what will you find? Location: Trexler Nature Preserve, Schnecksville, PA 18078. Follow the entry road past the LV Zoo parking lot to the ford[...]
Jul 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Day camp is a whole lot of fun! This month we are building naturalists. We’ll explore the park as we ignite an interest in ornithology, herpetology, entomology or mammalogy. Live animals, games and crafts are part of the fun. This program is underwritten by Northampton County Parks. Register
Wayne Grube Park
Jul 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
It’s b-a-c-k! Tubing Tuesdays have returned! Join us for a series of fun floats down the Little Lehigh Creek through Pool Wildlife Sanctuary. Glide over the fish and between the ducks on this delightfully cool family fun adventure. PFDs provided for the little ones aged 4 and up. Register Adult Register Child
Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
This month’s program: Learn about the animals that call Catasauqua Creek home with a refreshing creek study. Together we’ll flip rocks, examine stream banks, and spy on wildlife perched above.  *Closed-toe shoes required for creek access. Register PreK Pathfinders is designed for children aged 3-5 and their grown-ups. Together teams experience the wonders of nature through outdoor exploration,[...]
Wayne Grube Park
7:30 pm
How many fireflies can you count? This is what summer nights are all about: lightning bugs and good old fashioned s’mores!   Meet at Pavilion #1. Register  
Covered Bridge Park
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Day camp is a whole lot of fun! This month we are building naturalists. We’ll explore the park as we ignite an interest in ornithology, herpetology, entomology or mammalogy. Live animals, games and crafts are part of the fun. Registration is required and walk-ins will not be accepted. Register This program is underwritten by Northampton County Parks.
Louise Moore Park
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
It’s b-a-c-k! Tubing Tuesdays have returned! Join us for a series of fun floats down the Little Lehigh Creek through Pool Wildlife Sanctuary. Glide over the fish and between the ducks on this delightfully cool family fun adventure. PFDs provided for the little ones aged 4 and up. Register Adult Register Child
Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Day camp is a whole lot of fun and will focus on some basic skills that will make the world outside your door so much more exciting! Skills practice may include: hiking and tracking, learning to forage, finding your way with GPS and compass and cooking over a fire. Each session will incorporate different activities. Preregistration is required and walk-ins[...]
Trexler Nature Preserve
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
Jordan Creek is teeming with life. We’ll splish, splash, sift and catch the critters that call this waterway home. Closed-toes shoe required for creek access. Participants will meet at the ford, located at the exit of the Lehigh Valley Zoo. Further details come with registration. Register PreK Pathfinders is designed for children aged 3-5 and their[...]
Trexler Nature Preserve
Jul 13 @ 8:15 pm – 9:15 pm
8:15 pm
Go batty with us! Pennsylvania’s common bat species often use buildings as their roosts and the barn at Pool Wildlife Sanctuary is one of their favorite haunts. Monitoring  locations like ours gives biologists an idea of how bat populations are doing. Studies have shown that while little brown bat populations have dropped precipitously due to White Nose Syndrome, big[...]
Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
9:00 am
Join our monthly naturalist-led bike ride, exploring local Northampton County trails with a food agenda! We will meet at Forks of the Delaware trailhead and ride to Riegelsville for coffee and crepes at Someday Café. Bring your bike and helmet for ages 11 and under. 8.8 miles each way. All ages welcome on the ride.[...]
Forks of the Delaware
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Glen Onoko Falls is a very tough climb along a rushing stream. It is strenuous, slippery and narrow. But the multiple waterfalls and overhanging rocks are beautiful! At the beginning of the climb is the former site of a 19th century hotel. We’ll climb up 600 feet in ¾ of a mile—steep! First, we’ll see Chameleon[...]
Glen Onoko Falls
Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
You won’t want to miss this fun filled family program that includes professional instruction in both canoes and kayaks in the canal. Be prepared for a splashingly good time! The program is in partnership with Lehigh Valley Kayak & Canoe, Northern Lehigh Recreation and provided with support from Northampton County Parks. Register
Walnutport Canal
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Day camp is a whole lot of fun! This month we are building naturalists. We’ll explore the park as we ignite an interest in ornithology, herpetology, entomology or mammalogy. Live animals, games and crafts are part of the fun. This program is underwritten by Northampton County Parks. Register
Bear Swamp Park
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
It’s b-a-c-k! Tubing Tuesdays have returned! Join us for a series of fun floats down the Little Lehigh Creek through Pool Wildlife Sanctuary. Glide over the fish and between the ducks on this delightfully cool family fun adventure. PFDs provided for the little ones aged 4 and up. Register Adult Register Child
Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Day camp is a whole lot of fun and will focus on some basic skills that will make the world outside your door so much more exciting! In wildlife camp we are building naturalists. We’ll explore the park as we ignite an interest in ornithology, herpetology, entomology or mammalogy. Live animals, games and crafts are part of the[...]
Trexler Nature Preserve
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
Friday night family fun time! It’s summertime. What’s better than a walk in the night time woods, a campfire and some ooey, gooey goodness? This week we will learn about fireflies and have some fun catching these little flying flashlights! Register Adult Register Child
Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
What better way to celebrate a hot summer day than with a trip down the Lehigh River! Join us as we peddle and paddle along the river with opportunities to cool off in the shade or water. All equipment is provided and all trips include beginner instruction and are led by our professional guides and special guests.[...]
Sand Island, Bethlehem
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
Meet us at Canal Park in Northampton and learn the basics of paddling with Wildlands Conservancy! Whether you have never been in a canoe before or just need to refine your skills, Wildlands Conservancy’s “Learn to Paddle Series” is a great place to start. Get an overview and learn the basics of canoeing including safety,[...]
Northampton Canal Park
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
It’s b-a-c-k! Tubing Tuesdays have returned! Join us for a series of fun floats down the Little Lehigh Creek through Pool Wildlife Sanctuary. Glide over the fish and between the ducks on this delightfully cool family fun adventure. PFDs provided for the little ones aged 4 and up. Register Adult Register Child
Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Day camp is a whole lot of fun and will focus on some basic skills that will make the world outside your door so much more exciting! Campers during art camp will learn how to uncover the art hidden in nature and nature discovered through art. We will use different techniques to create arts and crafts from natural[...]
Trexler Nature Preserve
8:15 pm
Treat yourself to a summer night centered on the power of balance, breath, and awareness, beneath a full moon at the Allentown Rose Gardens. The night will begin with a live animal presentation led by Wildlands Conservancy, which will feature native, nocturnal, birds and mammals. Afterwards, the Pratyush Sinha Foundation will lead a gentle yoga[...]
Cedar Creek Park
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
10:00 am
This local historic estate was built in 1923 for Archibald Johnston. It includes a 17-room Georgian Colonial style mansion. Johnston was a vice president at Bethlehem Steel and in 1918 became the first mayor of the City of Bethlehem.  Janet Housenick, who died in 2005, was a granddaughter of Johnston.  She bequeathed these 55 acres to Bethlehem[...]
Housenick Memorial Park
Jul 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
7:30 pm
See the Lehigh River by a completely new light – moonlight! This is a paddle only trip at Canal Park in Allentown. We will stop on an island for a campfire and s’mores before finishing our paddle under the stars guided by the light of the full moon. Please bring water and a headlamp. Trip is[...]
Canal Park Allentown
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
It’s b-a-c-k! Tubing Tuesdays have returned! Join us for a series of fun floats down the Little Lehigh Creek through Pool Wildlife Sanctuary. Glide over the fish and between the ducks on this delightfully cool family fun adventure. PFDs provided for the little ones aged 4 and up. Register Adult Register Child
Pool Wildlife Sanctuary