Grab your hiking shoes and bring the little ones for a naturalist-led exploration. We gather in the Discovery Center for story time and then hit the trails for guided exploration and discovery.
Each summer we count the butterflies flying through our forests and fields, collecting valuable data about butterflies in our region.
Bring your family and your harvesting pails out to gather sweet and delicious wineberries. These bright summer gems are a delight to gather and eat – and they’re invasive plants, so help us get them out of the forest!
It’s an evening of family-friendly activities celebrating our members. Bring a salad or dessert for sharing, and we’ll provide dinner.
Join paper artist Nicole Donnelly to explore plant-based papermaking and bookbinding, in collaboration with The Soapbox. In session 1 collect plants and prepare them for papermaking.
Get some fresh air and exercise while maintaining the beauty and biodiversity of our forest. Become a steward of the land by helping us remove invasive plants, plant native species, and clean up trails.
Spend the morning here for a dive into how social practice and place-based art intersect, with artists, thinkers, and scientists.
Put on your goggles and become a junior geologist with the Philadelphia Mineralogical Society.
It's time to explore the sky during the summer’s most spectacular meteor shower, the Perseids.