Jan 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
9:30 am
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: Observe live birds inside and up close before venturing outside to spy on their wild, feathered friends. Teams create an edible take-home treat[...]
Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Jan 26 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
3:45 pm
Journey with a Wildlands Conservancy Environmental Educator in search of the birds of the winter! Recommended for adults and children ages 6 and up. Register
Trout Creek Park
12:00 pm
We’ll meet at Louise Moore Park to enjoy a winter exploration walk! If weather allows, we’ll snowshoe! All it takes is a little practice and some pointers. Wear appropriate footwear such as hiking boots or insulated, waterproof boots. Equipment and instruction provided including little snowshoes for ages 5+. Register  
Louise Moore Park
Feb 2 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
8:30 am
What’s a better way to start a Sunday morning off than with all things birds?  Join us for a guided bird walk, meet and greet with one of our live education birds, and an interactive bird banding demonstration.  We’ll have coffee and donuts before heading out on the trails at the Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife[...]
Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
10:00 am
  We’ll explore the wintery Malcolm Gross Rose Garden, and then walk along Cedar Creek. Mid-way through our walk, we’ll stop at a near-by restaurant (with some healthy options!) to grab a bite to eat. Then we’ll return, watching for perching raptors on bare trees, and observe other ways animals adapt to winter. At this[...]
Cedar Beach Park
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
An indoor base camp experience complete with stories, songs, hot chocolate, and live animals. Teams will venture outside for a tracking hike. 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 registration is required.[...]
Trexler Nature Preserve
Feb 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
We supply the snowshoes, you supply the love! Join our environmental educator 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 yummy s’mores and hot cocoa. Bring any special someone in your life: significant other, best[...]
Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
10:00 am
The Great Backyard Bird Count is a late-winter bird census in the U.S. and around the world. Bird watchers of all ages count birds to create a real-time snapshot of where birds are. Join the Lehigh Valley Audubon Society and Wildlands Conservancy at our third joint GBBC party! Help us count birds and record data[...]
Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
1:00 pm
Hickory Run State Park’s 15,000+ acres holds a long, fascinating history dating back to a glacier that formed a national landmark found here. Join us for a snowshoe hike beginning on Gould Trail, then looping back via Sand Spring Trail for a total of 3 miles. This lower part of the Sand Spring Trail was[...]
Hickory Run State Park
Feb 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
9:30 am
“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: An indoor base camp experience complete with stories, songs, and live animals. Teams will venture outside for a tracking hike. Register
Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
10:00 am
An enjoyable family snowshoe trek along the Slate Heritage Trail,a 3.3 mile “Rails-to-Trails” project, utilizing the former Lehigh Valley Railroad right-of-way. The trail features unique slate structures including: a series of slate benches providing rest and reflection points along the path and a building made of slate, which houses restroom facilities near the Trout River[...]
Slate Heritage Trail
Feb 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Mingle with new friends on this snowshoe trek along the Slate Heritage Trail,a 3.3 mile “Rails-to-Trails” project, utilizing the former Lehigh Valley Railroad right-of-way. The trail features unique slate structures including: a series of slate benches providing rest and reflection points along the path and a building made of slate, which houses restroom facilities near[...]
Slate Heritage Trail