Press Releases

Stay abreast of current news at The Schuylkill Center by reading through our archived press releases. Click on the documents below to read a full account of what’s happening!


New Trail Race Comes to the Schuylkill Center

Nature Preschool Holds Open House January 20

Fiber and Fungi in the Schuylkill Center Art Gallery


Winterfest to Light-Up the Forest

Schuylkill Center Dedicates Jubilee Grove

Nancy Cohen's "Hackensack Dreaming" to be presented in the gallery at the Schuylkill Center

Schuylkill Center Presents Meigs Award to Bob Mercer

Schuylkill Center Nature Preschool to Hold Open House

Schuylkill Center Announces Wellness Day on October 3rd

"Open Spaces" opening on the trails and in the gallery at the Schuylkill Center

The Schuylkill Center & Weavers Way Co-op present "Food for Thought: Connecting with the Land of Philadelphia"

Artists Lead Forest Talk to Show Environmental Art in Action, April 16, 2015

Naturepalooza! Family Earth Day Festival Returns April 25, April 8, 2015

The Schuylkill Center Partners with WHYY & Let's Go Outdoors for Special Spring Programs, March 9, 2015

Summer Camp at the Schuylkill Center Offers Fun and Nature-Immersion Programs, February 23, 2015

Stephen Goin and Ka-Msiyara Corbett Join Schuylkill Center Staff, February 3, 2015

Schuylkill Center Announces 2015 Photo Contest, January 29, 2015

Mary Mattingly to Give Richard L. James Lecture Kicking Off 50th Anniversary


Nature Preschool to Hold Open House in January, December 22, 2014

Franklin Instituteís Derrick Pitts to Explore the Stars at Winterfest, November 24, 2014

Schuylkill Center to Hold Green Town Meeting, September 29, 2014

Nature Preschool Open House November 6, October 27, 2014

Dr. Ann Fowler Rhoads honored with 2014 Meigs Award, September 10, 2014

Showing the Invisible: LandLab Gallery Show Opens at Schuylkill Center, September 2, 2014

University of Nature: Schuylkill Center to Hold Nature Conference, August 25, 2014

Environmental Art in Action: LandLab Residency Kicks-Off at the Schuylkill Center, May 22, 2014

LandLab Residency Names Artists, Recommended for NEA Grant: Innovative art to restore land and educate the public, April 21, 2014

Native Plant Sale Celebrates 10 Years of Native Plant Outreach at the Schuylkill Center, April 18, 2014

Subaru Scholarship Fund Provides Access to Environmental Education and Nature Play for Underserved Youth, March 24, 2014

Contact with Nature and Our Health: What's the Connection?, January 23, 2014


Art to Improve Environment and Educate Public at Schuylkill Center

First-Ever Delaware Valley Green Schools Symposium

Groundbreaking Conference Explores the Intersection of Art, Environmentalism and Education; The Schuylkill Center Presents: Beyond the Surface: Environmental Art in Action, May 31, 2013

Schuylkill Center Hosts an Enchanted Evening

Naturepalooza Featured Plenty of Fun, Learning and Sunshine

Native Plant Sale a Bonanza for Local Gardeners

Schuylkill Center Joins Philadelphia Science Festival with "Discovery Day: Naturepalooza," Saturday, April 27

Second Home: Paintings by Maggie Mills On View at the Schuylkill Center March 25 - May 4, 2013

Salamander Portraits Bridge Art & Sciences

Kenneth Finch Presents Second Annual Dick James Lecture


Schuylkill Center's winterfest Offers "Green" Holiday Shopping and a Celebration of Nature

Wildlife Clinic Celebrates 25 Years of Caring for Animals

Schuylkill Center Halloween Hikes and Hayrides

Long-time Hill Resident Joseph Minott Honored for Environmental Leadership

Schuylkill Center to Hold Town Hall Meeting on the Environment

Phillie Phanatic Wishes Wildlife Clinic Happy Birthday

Rescue: Scenes from a Wildlife Clinic, Photographs by Jennifer Hynes

Schuylkill Center Presents Evening Wine & Cheese Events

Out of Bounds: A Collaborative Exhibition from the Schuylkill Center and the Center for Emerging Visual Artists

Schuylkill Centerís Naturepalooza Offers Springtime Fun for All Ages

Wildlife clinic Gives Hawk New Tail

Cold Comfort: Knit Graffiti by Melissa Maddonni Haims

Schuylkill Center Inaugurates Dick James Lecture Series


Pierre Robert at snapping turtle release

"Facts & Fables: Stories of the Natural World"
Group Exhibit Opens June 25th with Large-Scale, Outdoor Installations

2011 Henry H. Meigs Award Recipients: Michael DiBerardinis & Virginia Friedman

Announcing Henry H. Meigs Awards & Conservation Easements Event

The Schuylkill Center to Host 2011 Philadelphia County Envirothon

The Schuylkill Center welcomes Mike Weilbacher as our new Executive Director!

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