Featured Events

28Sep
2018

Growing Native Plants: Seed Collection with Jason Ksepka

Saturday, September 28From $20.00 15 Qty Available
Take advantage of the expertise of Preserve Curator Jason Ksepka...
29Sep
2019

History Hike: Whispers in the Woods with Mary Nogami

Sunday, September 29From $6.00 20 Qty Available
Join Naturalist Mary Nogami for a leisurely walk in Penn’s...
05Oct
2019

Perimeter Walk with naturalist Les Swartley

Saturday, October 5From $6.00 12 Qty Available
The Preserve would look very different without our 10-foot-tall deer...

Featured Events

28Sep
2018

Growing Native Plants: Seed Collection with Jason Ksepka

Saturday, September 28 - 10:00 amFrom $20.00 15 Qty Available
Take advantage of the expertise of Preserve Curator Jason Ksepka and learn how to collect seed from the plants in your own backyard. This class will take you through the steps needed to successfully and responsibly collect native plant seeds. Timing of seed collection, as well as techniques and supplies suggested for seed storage and cleaning, will also be covered. Participants will take home a packet of native seeds.
29Sep
2019

History Hike: Whispers in the Woods with Mary Nogami

Sunday, September 29 - 10:30 amFrom $6.00 20 Qty Available
Join Naturalist Mary Nogami for a leisurely walk in Penn’s Woods and along Pidcock Creek. Under the colorful canopy of the fall foliage, listen to stories about Revolutionary War soldiers and notable historical citizens of New Hope and Washington Crossing whose lives still impact us today. Ages 8 & up.
05Oct
2019

Perimeter Walk with naturalist Les Swartley

Saturday, October 5 - 10:00 amFrom $6.00 12 Qty Available
The Preserve would look very different without our 10-foot-tall deer fence. Have you ever wondered what lies along the edge of such a significant perimeter that encompasses nearly 100 acres of pristine and diverse woodland habitat? Join Naturalist Les Swartley as he takes you on an excursion around our boundary to study the contrast between our grounds and the neighboring landscapes. This is a rigorous walk requiring a good degree of balance. Dress for weather and wear sturdy hiking shoes appropriate for possible wet terrain.
09Oct
2019 Knowing Native Plants: Trees in Winter

Meandering Mindfully Through Fall’s Colors (Session 1 of 3 Part Series)

Wednesday, October 9 - 10:00 amFrom $36.00 8 Qty Available
Note this program takes place on three consecutive Wednesdays, starting with this first program. Individual sessions are not available for purchase. Mindfulness is a way of experiencing the world in the present moment with curiosity and non-judgmental awareness. Join Sally Unger, MA, a Qigong and Tai Chi Easy instructor, in mindfully wandering through the Preserve, focusing on the change of seasons through four of our senses: sight, hearing, touch, and smell. Deepen your connection with the natural world and nourish your mind, body, and spirit. Please note this series must be purchased as a whole, in advance. Individual sessions are not available for purchase. Sandy Unger, MA, is trained in teaching Mindfulness Based Stree Reduction (MBSR) at Jefferson Hospital in Philadelphia. She is also a certified Qigong and Tai Chi Easy certified teacher through the Institute of Qigong and Tai Chi, and a member of the National Qigong Association.

Featured Events

28Sep
2018

Growing Native Plants: Seed Collection with Jason Ksepka

Saturday, September 28From $20.00 15 Qty Available
Take advantage of the expertise of Preserve Curator Jason Ksepka...
29Sep
2019

History Hike: Whispers in the Woods with Mary Nogami

Sunday, September 29From $6.00 20 Qty Available
Join Naturalist Mary Nogami for a leisurely walk in Penn’s...
05Oct
2019

Perimeter Walk with naturalist Les Swartley

Saturday, October 5From $6.00 12 Qty Available
The Preserve would look very different without our 10-foot-tall deer...