Come for an evening in the forest with delicious local foods and drinks and a roundtable discussion about the future of Philadelphia’s land and food systems.
Play and learn with parent-child activities inspired by nature.
We’ll learn sign language and become “interpreters” of nature.
Stretch your legs in the beauty of the spring forest with an invigorating walk along our trails.
Interested in birding but overwhelmed by the prospect of getting started? We pair experienced birders with beginners, making the Nesting Bird Census a great opportunity to learn to recognize local birds and to help the Schuylkill Center collect valuable information on the birds that live here.
Nine artists extend our art gallery on to the trails this summer, with installations including string and ribbon sculptures which transform natural places and meditation shelters.
Celebrate summer by adding pollinator-friendly plants to your garden.
Go hiking, tell stories around the campfire, and meet animals from the Wildlife Clinic. Wake up Sunday morning to breakfast, and canoeing.
It’s the party of the year – a summer picnic celebrating our 50th anniversary with a barbecue presented by Weaver’s Way Co-op.
Get some fresh air and exercise while maintaining the beauty and biodiversity of our forest.
Spend a summer evening connecting with nature and centering your mind and body.
Become a citizen-scientist while learning the life histories of monarchs, swallowtails, cabbage whites, and many more.
Bring your family and your pails out to gather these sweet and delicious gems of summer.
How does art that idealizes nature change the way we see the world? University of the Arts master lecturer Cristine Larson returns to talk about nature in art.
Come for a foraging and learning hike in preparation for Saturday's natural dyeing workshop. We'll learn all about how to identify common dye plants and when and how to collect them.
We'll learn about the history of natural dyeing then dye silk scarves.
Come for fun in our natural playscape to explore the mud kitchen, play on the music wall, and more as you and your children enjoy the wonders of the outdoors while meeting other families.
Trade the sweaty gym for open skies, fresh air, and friendly company with an invigorating walk along our beautiful trails.
It’s fun for the little ones every Saturday morning. First, we gather in the Discovery Center for story time, and then go on a naturalist-led exploration on our trails. We’ll explore different nature themes each week.