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Gardening workshop

June 15, 2013

Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy and the Sullivan County Master Gardeners for a free gardening workshop at the Conservancy’s New York office at 120 Segar Rd., 9am-12pm. Registration is necessary. Call 570/226-3164, 845/583-1010, or email info@delawarehighlands.org.

Bird walk and breakfast

June 8, 2013

Peter Wulfhorst will lead a walk to identify birds by field marks, song, behavior and habitats followed by light breakfast at the Lacawac Sanctuary Visitor’s Center, 7am. Cost: $12 non-members, $10 members. Registration is required. Call 570/689-9494 or email info@lacawac.org.

Summer birding hike

June 22, 2013

PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 10am. Presenter: Sarah Hall, Northeast Pennsylvania Audubon Society. Learn to identify the birds you will see around the lake this time of the year. Pass the osprey nest and take a stroll on the Wallenpaupack Creek Trail for bird watching. Registration is not required for this free program.

Discover Hudson Valley Ride

June 30, 2013

Bike New York will bring its annual Discover Hudson Valley Ride back to the Hudson Valley region for its fourth year. The ride starts and finishes at Waryas Park. Times: 7:30am – Forgotten Bridge 3 County Tour (100 miles); 7:45am – Forgotten Bridge 2 County Tour (75 miles); 8:45am – Walkway 50 (50 miles); 9:30am – Walkway 33 (33 miles); 9:30am – Hudson Valley Rail Trail Loop (15 miles). Registration: $65. Visit www.bikenewyork.org/ride/discover-hudson-valley-ride.

Wildflower and Native Shrubs Garden Tour

June 8, 2013

Master Gardener Wildflower and Native Shrubs Garden Tour, 11am. Landscape designer Debra Myers will lead a tour of her wildflower and native shrub garden on the Upper Delaware River on River Road, Damascus across from Callicoon, NY. The garden incorporates Forrest Myers' large-scale sculptures into three main habitats: woodland, meadow-prairie and wetland. Fee: $5; children under 18 are free. 570/253-5970, ext. 4110.

High School River Clean Up Day

June 8, 2013

High School River Clean Up. Earn community service hours by helping the National Park Service clean up the Delaware River. To register call 570/685-4871.

Tusten Mountain Trail hike

June 1, 2013

Join the Park Rangers for a guided hike of the Tusten Mountain Trail for National Trails Day at the Ten Mile River Access, 10:30am. Free. 570/685-4871.

Waterfall tour

June 1, 2013

In celebration of National Trails Day, join naturalist Sue Thompson for a day-tour of our area’s waterfalls, 9am-5pm. Meet at and return to PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center. Fee: adults, $5; children 5-12, $3. Registration required. 570/253-4006.

Fish for free day

May 27, 2013

PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, all day. This is one of two days adults may fish for free in Pennsylvania, so no license is required. Pick up a pole and tackle box at a participating Tackle Loaner Program location, like the Lake Wallenpaupack Visitor’s Center (or bring your own) and go fishing.

Basic Boating Safety Course

June 29, 2013

PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 9am-4pm. Presenter: Bob Plumb, Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. Fee: $10. 570/253-7001.

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