Sullivan County Audubon Society bird/butterfly field trip Birds and Butterflies of Fir Brook, 8am. Meet leaders Ruth McKeon and Renee Davis at the parking lot opposite the Citgo Station in Parksville. If weather is questionable call Ruth at 845/434-4629 or Renee at 482-5044 before 7pm.
Students (ages 13-16) will be immersed in a week-long resident camp at Lacawac Sanctuary and Field Station. Campers will experience science alongside local environmental professionals and resident university researchers. Full details at lacawac-outreach.org. Camp is $200; scholarships available for Wayne County students.
One-week day camp at Lacawac Sanctuary, 9am-4pm each day. Explore the various habitats at Lacawac Sanctuary and be inspired by the beauty of the natural world. Join resident and local artists to explore visual and fine arts in different mediums. Watercolor, sculpture, sketching techniques, collage, and more await your inner artist. Cost: $90.
Day camp at Lacawac Sanctuary, 9am-4pm each day. Hike to the big lake, explore the bog, play games with friends, learn about the environment, connect with nature, and more. Campers will be immersed in a week of nature explorations with experienced educators in a full schedule of hands-on activities. Cost: $90.
Camp at Lacawac Sanctuary, 9am-1pm each day. Children will explore the habitats using nets, bug boxes and other exciting hands-on methods. Games, crafts and activities reinforce the concepts and importance of habitats while fostering a curiosity for the natural world in a fun, safe environment. Cost: $65.
Trail U workshop at Morgan Outdoors, 46 Main St., 1pm. Learn how to maintain hiking trails. Wear hiking boots, dress appropriately for the outdoor conditions and trail work, pack plenty of water and bring work gloves. Register online at www.nynjtc.org/view/workshops. 518/628-4243.
Spring Awake Hike at Lacawac Sancruary, 10am-12noon. Take a walk through the forest to an aquatic habitat in search of movement and growth. All ages are welcome on this exploratory adventure hike. Registration appreciated. Cost: $5. Members: Free. 570/689-9494.
Come find displaying Woodcocks with the Sullivan County Audubon Society. At 7pm meet leader Renee Davis at the Youngsville School parking lot on Shandelee Rd. We will carpool from there. Call Renee at 845/482-5044 before 7pm for more info or if weather is questionable.
After winter’s snow has melted and spring’s rain has fallen, vernal (seasonal) pools are the perfect place to find amphibians and reptiles at Lacawac Sanctuary. Catch, photo document and release species for the Pennsylvania Amphibian and Reptile Survey (PARS). For ages 8 to adult. Bring your own lunch. Registration appreciated. 570/689-9494.
Take a walk through the forest to an aquatic habitat in search of movement and growth at Lacawac Sanctuary, 10am-12noon. All ages are welcome on this exploratory adventure hike. Cost: $5/free for members. 570/689-9494.