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Outdoors

Woodridge clean-up day

May 18, 2013

Volunteers meet at Veteran’s Park Gazebo, at the corner of Green Avenue and Tabaczynski Road from 9am-12 noon. Complimentary pizza and beverages will be provided. Volunteers can bring their own gloves and tools if they have them, but no experience is necessary. 845/295-2445.

Clean-Up Day

May 18, 2013

Volunteers meet at Rotary Corner, at the corner of Broadway and St. John Street from 10am-12 noon. Volunteers can bring their own gloves and tools if they have them, but no experience is necessary. 845/295-2445.

Mushroom Walk/Morel Foray

May 18, 2013

Milford Experimental Forest - Meadow House, 3pm. Expect wet, so wear good boots. 570/296-7768 during weekdays or 570/226-4277 evenings and weekends.

Planting day at the library

May 16, 2013

Liberty Library Planting Day, 4:30-6:30pm. Help plant new annuals and perennials in front of the library as part or its Sullivan Renaissance landscaping grant. 845/292-6070.

Native Plants Walk

June 8, 2013

Join the Pike County Scenic Rural Character Preservation Program and the Delaware Highlands Conservancy for a Native Plants Walk at the Beaver Run Hunting and Fishing Club property, 9am-12pm. Author and botanist Dr. Ann Rhoads will lead the walk. Free and open to the public, but prior registration is required. 570/226-3164 or email info@delawarehighlands.org.

5K Run/Walk

May 19, 2013

Sullivan West SADD (Students Against Desructive Decisions) will hold a 5K Run/Walk, 10am. The course will be held in and around the Lake Huntington area. Participants should report to the Sullivan West High School Campus for registration. 845/932-8401.

Bird walk

May 18, 2013

A birding program, Bird Walk, will be held at PEEC. Darryl Speicher, from the Pocono Avian Research Center, will lead a hike focusing on the identification of birds and their unique natural history. The program is most appropriate for ages 10+; binoculars and field guides will be provided. Cost: free for PEEC members, $5 for non-members. Visit www.peec.org.

Warbler Weekend

May 10, 2013

Warbler Weekend will begin on Friday evening, May 10 & continue through Sunday afternoon, May 12. Guided field trips will be led by Darryl Speicher, from the Pocono Avian Research Center, and other experienced guides who will identify birds by sight, sound and habitat. To register, call PEEC at 570/828-2319. The cost of the weekend is $195, which includes 2 nights of lodging & 6 meals. Commuter & day rates are also available.

Pedal & Paddle Festival

June 9, 2013

Prompton State Park, 9am-5pm. Boating vendors, food, wine and beer tastings. Visit www.friendsofprompton.com or 570/470-6023.

Prompton Punisher

June 8, 2013

10, 20 and 30 mile trail run race at Prompton State Park. Proceeds benefit Hope Hill Ministries and Friends of Prompton. Email maotribe@gmail.com or 845/252-7454.

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