THIS WEEK’s Events & on…& on…

 

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 14

HIKING SERIES 9a.m.

Join a naturalist for hikes of varying length and difficulty. Visit trails and public lands including state game lands and local preserves. Call for more information.

NESCOPECK STATE PARK

DRUMS – 1137 HONEY HOLE ROAD

570.403.2006

FREE   Outdoors

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FRIDAY NOVEMBER 16

MYSTERY BIRDING FIELD TRIP 8:30a.m.-5:30p.m.

Join Brian Hardiman on this field trip where the destinations and target birds will be revealed the day of the trip.

KETTLE CREEK ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER

STROUDSBURG – 8050 RUNNING VALLEY ROAD

570.629.3061 MCCONSERVATION.ORG

$24   Outdoors   Registration Required


SATURDAY NOVEMBER 17

LILLIANA’S NATURE DISCOVERY AREA EXPLORATION 9a.m.-12p.m.

Children of all ages can explore a safe, fun and natural area with special activities and elements in the area including a canoe, tunnel, xylophone, talking tubes and more!

KETTLE CREEK ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER

STROUDSBURG – 8050 RUNNING VALLEY ROAD

570.629.3061 MCCONSERVATION.ORG

FREE PROGRAM

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SATURDAY & SUNDAY NOVEMBER 17 & 18

ARTISAN’S MARKETPLACE 10a.m.-5p.m. & 11a.m.-4p.m.

Explore this fine arts and crafts sale structured around a juried selection of some of the area’s most notable artists. Read more on page 4*

THE WAVERLY COMMUNITY HOUSE

WAVERLY – 1115 NORTH ABINGTON ROAD

570.588.8191  WAVERLYCOMM.ORG

$5 Admission Indoors

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SATURDAY NOVEMBER 17

ECOZONE DISCOVERY ROOM 1-4p.m.

Climb into a bald eagle’s nest, crawl into a bat cave, explore a beaver lodge and dig in a fossil pit in this indoor discovery room. Enjoy hands-on exhibits on natural history, sustainability and the local environment.

POCONO ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER

DINGMANS FERRY – 538 EMERGY ROAD

570.828.2319  PEEC.ORG

$2  Indoors

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SUNDAY NOVEMBER 18

THE POCONO RAIL HISTORICAL SOCIETY TRAIN SHOW 8a.m.-1p.m.

Experience model trains like K-Line, MTR, Williams, even Thomas the Tank Engine items from dealers in every category.

THE JACKSON TOWNSHIP FIRE HOUSE

REEDERS – ROUTE 715

570.894.3338 FOR INQUIRIES

$4  Adults  FREE for Kids Under 12 with Paying Adult       Indoors


FRIDAY NOVEMBER 23

OPT OUTSIDE FIRELINE HIKE 2-4p.m.

No registration required. Meet at the Fireline Trailhead for this alternative activity on a traditional shopping day alongside the naturalist. Enjoy a great view of Lehigh Gorge using Skyline Trail. Wear sturdy shoes and bring water.

HICKORY RUN STATE PARK

WHITE HAVEN – 3613 STATE ROUTE 534

570.443.0400

FREE Outdoors

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SATURDAY & SUNDAY NOVEMBER 24 & 25

HOLIDAY ARTS FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY POCONO ARTS COUNCIL 10a.m.-5p.m. & 10a.m.-3p.m.

Explore this fine arts and crafts show & sale with the opportunity to interact with the artists. Read more on page 4*

SKYTOP LODGE EXECUTIVE CONFERENCE CENTER

SKYTOP – 1 SKYTOP LODGE ROAD

570.646.8014

FREE Admission  Indoors

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SUNDAY NOVEMBER 25

ANIMAL TRACKING 10a.m.-12p.m.

Explore natural areas for tracks, trails and other signs that animals leave behind as they travel the fields and forests of the Poconos with clues that give us glimpses into their lives.

POCONO ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER

DINGMANS FERRY – 538 EMERGY ROAD

570.828.2319  PEEC.ORG

$5  Outdoors

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MONDAY NOVEMBER 26

ANIMAL ADVENTURERS 9a.m.-4p.m.

Geared toward kids grades 3-4 only, get up close and personal with the PEEC animals as well as learn to track native beasts in the park.

POCONO ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER

DINGMANS FERRY – 538 EMERGY ROAD

570.828.2319  PEEC.ORG

$40  Outdoors

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SATURDAY DECEMBER 1

HOLIDAY BOWS AND BOUGHS 1-4p.m.

Create your own holiday decorations using natural materials. Evergreen boughs and materials provided. You can also bring your own supplies. Music, drinks and snacks provided.

POCONO ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER

DINGMANS FERRY – 538 EMERGY ROAD

570.828.2319  PEEC.ORG

$20 PER WREATH  Registration Required

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