Events & Programs

Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick

THE CENTER  IS OPEN WEEKENDS  IN MARCH!​



Spring Equinox & Full Moon Hike
March 20, 7:00 p.m.
Celebrate the official start of spring and the full moon on a 2-mile hike.  You may bring a flashlight, but we'll discourage the use of it so our eyes adjust to the dim light of the moon.  Sturdy hiking shoes are required.  Weather and trail conditions permitting.


Make a Hummingbird Feeder
March 23,  1:00 p.m.     Cost is $5 per person.
​The amazing and always fascinating hummingbirds will be arriving about one month from this date.  Let's be ready for them with an offering of sugar water.  We'll craft a small and attractive feeder to welcome them.  Suitable for adults and children over age 8.


Golden Eagle Hikers
March 24, 1:30 p.m.
Weather permitting, hikers over the age of 50 are invited for an early spring 3-mile hike.  Boots are recommended for our rocky, hilly,  and muddy trails.   The pace is a bit more gentle for this hike.


Preparing for Spotted Lanternfly:
An Environmental Threat to our Region
March 30, 1:00 p.m.

Master arborist Jon Schach will share information about the invasive spotted lanternfly and why it needs to be eradicated.  Learn how to protect the trees on your property or help your favorite park fight this alien pest.


DVOA Orienteering Event & Beginners' Class
March 31   

10 am - Orienteering Event.  ​Check the Delaware Valley Orienteering  Association's website for details.

11 am - Beginning Orienteering Class for all ages.  Please register.


Herp Walk

April 6, 10:30 a.m.
Let's go for a walk and see what reptiles and amphibians we can find.  We'll look for signs of them and learn about their life cycles.


Music by the Fireplace
April 7, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Our bluegrass jam tradition continues!  Pickers are welcome.  Get ready for a toe-tapping, fun afternoon of good music.


Toddlers in Tow

April 12, 10:00 a.m.

Children ages 2 through 5 will enjoy bringing their grownups for a hike in the woods that's just right  for smaller folks.  There will be a nature lesson and fun exploration.


2nd Saturday Volunteer Work Morning

April 13, 9:00 a.m. to Noon

Calling all helping hands!  It's that time of year - spring clean up!  Trail maintenance and trash pickup are the main tasks we'd like to tackle.  Meet at the Environmental Center to get tools, gloves, and your orders!