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Family Ice Fishing

February 22, 2014

Learn the basics of ice fishing at the Pocono Environmental Education Center, 1-3:30pm. They provide all of the equipment. Dress in warm layers. No fishing licenses required. Spaces limited. Call to reserve your spot. $10 child/$5 adult. 570/828-2319.

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Cross-country skiing at PEEC

February 8, 2014
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February 22, 2014

Enjoy the winter woods with beginner ski lessons at the Pocono Environmental Educational Center, 9-11am. Learn the basics of cross-country skiing and practice on an old logging road loop. You decide how many loops to ski. Skis, poles & boots provided. Register w/shoe size to guarantee a spot. $20 adult/$10 child. 570/828-2319.

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Introduction to Snowshoeing

January 25, 2014

Learn the basics of snow shoes and enjoy a winter stomp through the woods at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3pm. No experience necessary, they provide the equipment and teach you everything you need to know. Register early to guarantee a spot. Cost: $10. 570/828-2319.

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Little Eco Explorers: Black Bears

January 25, 2014

A new program for 3- to 6-year-old kids at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-2:30pm. Join them for a story, craft, and activity focusing on a particular critter. Call for details and registration. $5 per child. 570/828-2319.

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Eagle Watch for Eagle Enthusiasts

January 25, 2014

Join Jan Lokuta and the Pocono Environmental Center (PEEC) on a trip north in search of eagles, 8:30am-3:30pm. Visit the Mongaup Reservoir, the Delaware River, & the Eagle Institute. Bring a lunch, camera & warm clothes. Includes a special stop at “Eagle Day” at the PPL Environmental Center. Call to register. Cost: $20. 570/828-2319.

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MLK Jr. Day of Service

January 20, 2014

Become involved with the volunteer program at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 9am-12 noon. All ages welcome; call to register. Snacks provided. 570/828-2319.

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Ecozone Discovery Room!

January 19, 2014

Climb into a bald eagle’s nest, crawl into a bat cave, and dig in a fossil pit at the Pocono Environmental Education Center, 1-4pm. Explore this indoor discovery room and enjoy hands-on exhibits on natural history, sustainability and the local environment. $2 per person. 570/828-2319.

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Animal Tracking

January 19, 2014

Explore the natural areas for tracks, trails, scat, territory marks, eat marks, and other signs that animals leave as they travel through the fields and forests of the Poconos at the Pocono Environmental Education Center, 10am-12 noon. Free for members/$5 for non-members. Call to register. 570/828-2319.

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Family Ice Fishing

January 18, 2014

Learn the basics of ice fishing and try your luck on the ponds at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3:30pm. PEEC provides all of the equipment. Dress in warm layers. No fishing licenses required. Space is limited. Call to reserve a spot. $10 child/$5 adult. 570/828-2319.

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Winter Waterfalls

January 12, 2014

See waterfalls as they cascade down through chunks of frozen ice and snow at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3:30pm. Dress warm, wear sturdy boots, and bring a camera. Call to reserve a seat in the van. $12. 570/828-2319.

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