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Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education

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Wellness Saturday: Forest Bathing

Shinrin-Yoku, which translates to “forest bathing,” is a traditional Japanese form of nature therapy. From the immune boosts of calming compounds given off by trees to the improved mood, energy, and overall well-being offered, forest bathing helps us find healing...
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Day-Off Camp: Rock On!

When schools are closed, we’re open! Bring your kids to the Schuylkill Center for a day of fun and exploration. Become a junior geologist as we break out the hammers and chisels to examine rocks and minerals up close. Learn...
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Birdseed Sale

Save on birdseed, seed mixes, and suet—in quantities from 4 to 50 lb. bags. Members receive 20% off birdseed and non-members receive 10% off birdseed. To ensure you get the quantity you need, place an order in advance by calling...
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Tea Blending Workshop with Terra Luna Herbals

Join local herbalist and urban farmer Elise Hanks of Terra Luna to learn the basics of herbal tea blending. Create a personal tea blend and learn how to begin your very own at-home apothecary. Price includes hot tea refreshments, take-home...
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Restoration Volunteer Workday

Help us to improve the health and biodiversity of our forest while getting to know the property, connecting with nature, and making new friends. On workdays, volunteers will remove invasive plants and help to improve our trails. We recommend long...
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Trivia Night Benefiting the Schuylkill Center Wildlife Clinic

Where in Manayunk does the world’s fastest animal nest? What creature eats up to 1,000 insects daily? Munch on delicious flatbreads while putting your nature knowledge to the test at our first-ever trivia night at Earth Bread + Brewery. Prizes will...
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Nature Girls

Celebrate National Day of the Girl with an afternoon dedicated to connecting young girls with the natural world. Get ready to get dirty as we hike, scoop for macroinvertebrates or aquatic insects in our ponds, and end the day canoeing...
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Tall Trees Nature Playdate

Come play, explore, and dream with your child immersed in the Tall Trees Playscape. The wonder of nature provides opportunities for imagination, freedom, and creativity. This program is rain or shine, so please dress for the weather.
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Day-Off Camp: Art and Nature

When schools are closed, we’re open! Bring your kids to the Schuylkill Center for a day of fun and exploration. Different colors, shapes, and textures exist throughout our forests. Discover how artists incorporate nature into their work with a walk...
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