Our Mission

Protect and restore critical natural areas and waterways, and educate the community to create a legacy of a healthy, sustainable, environment for future generations.

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Upcoming Events

Jan 5 @ 9:30 am – Jan 27 @ 10:45 am Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
FeederWatch is a winter-long survey of birds that visit feeders at nature centers and backyards. With the help of a naturalist, participants will count the birds that they see at our feeders and send their counts to Project FeederWatch. Your bird counts help scientists track long-term trends in bird distribution and abundance. With FeederWatch, your[...]
Jan 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
“You & Me” is a program designed for children aged 3-5 and their grown-ups. Together teams experience the wonders of nature, promoting curiosity and exploration, in a safe, supportive environment. This Month’s Program: The days feel short and the nights feel long, – making it the perfect time of year to enjoy an indoor session[...]
Jan 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Allentown Arts Park
Meet our education owls and learn about their lifestyles before enjoying a nice warm cup of cocoa.  The Arts Park is anchored by the Allentown Art Museum on 5th Street, Miller Symphony Hall, which backs up to Law Street, and the Baum School of Art to its north. Register
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Trexler Nature Preserve
Share the love with a cute and furry rabbit this Valentine’s Day, as we unwind with animal inspired yoga postures, breath work, and sensory play. PreK Pathfinders is designed for children aged 3-5 and their grown-ups. Together teams experience the wonders of nature through outdoor exploration, art, play, and stories. Programs are free, but advanced[...]
Feb 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Let’s hope Mother Nature shows some love by supplying snow, or we’ll be strolling instead of snowshoeing. We supply the snowshoes, you supply the love! Join our naturalist for a fun alternative to a box of chocolates. Discover all of the beauty that the Sanctuary offers at night, then have a seat around the campfire with[...]
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
The Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) is a free, fun, and easy event that engages bird watchers of all ages in counting birds to create a real-time snapshot of bird populations. This count is fun whether you are an expert, novice, or simply like to gaze out the window at feeder birds! Join us for[...]
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