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July 2019 NewsFlash

PEEC is close to home, where learning comes naturally!


Celebration with a Bang Family Camp Weekend

Independence Day Weekend: July 5-7

Adults $195 / Child, Commuter, Day Rates Available

Bring your friends and family to experience the best of what PEEC has to offer. Nature hikes, animal presentations, swimming, canoeing, fireworks, campfire and more! Price includes two nights lodging and meals from Friday dinner to Sunday lunch.



Edible & Medicinal Plant Walk

Saturday, July 13 - 10:00am-12:00pm

$5

Nature provides food & natural remedies for us in the form of many plants. Join us on a hike focused on wild edible & medicinal plants. No collecting will be done within the Park.



Bridge the Gap: Pond Paddle

Saturday, July 13 - 1:00-3:00pm

Free

Come join us for a free paddle on our ponds! Beginners are welcome-we will teach you everything you need to know! Dress appropriately-you may get wet. Spaces are limited; call to reserve a canoe or kayak! *Funding for this program provided by the William Penn Foundation.*



Bug Exploration

Sunday, July 14 - 10:00am-12:00pm

$5

Bugs are everywhere! Come join us as we go discover some insects on our trails and learn about what makes them so unique. Don't worry; they're not as scary as they look!



Waterfall Tour

Sunday, July 14 - 1:00-4:00pm

$10

The Delaware Water Gap has quite a few waterfalls within the park that all flow into the Delaware River. Join us for an afternoon as we check out some of the larger and well known falls in the park. Spaces are limited so call early!



Fire Building

Saturday, July 20 - 10:00am-12:00pm

$5

Learn some primitive and modern fire making skills. Try your hand at a flint & steel and more! Ages 10+ please.



Bridge the Gap: Reptile Search

Saturday, July 20 - 1:00-3:00pm

Free

Our local reptiles depend heavily on having clean sources of water. Come explore with us as we try to find some aquatic and terrestrial reptiles in their native habitat. *Funding for this program provided by the William Penn Foundation.*



Bridge the Gap: Pond Paddle

Sunday, July 21 - 10:00am-12:00pm

Free

Come join us for a free paddle on our ponds! Beginners are welcome-we will teach you everything you need to know! Dress appropriately-you may get wet. Spaces are limited; call to reserve a canoe or kayak! *Funding for this program provided by the William Penn Foundation.*



Wilderness Walkabout

Sunday, July 21 - 1:00-3:00pm

Free for PEEC Members/ $5 for Non-PEEC Members

Get out and explore PEEC! Join Paul Kovalski, aka Dr. Dinosaur, as we hike one of our trails and discuss the natural history of our park.



Bridge the Gap: River Paddle

Saturday, July 27 - 9:00am-3:00pm

$10

Join us for this paddle down the Delaware! Bring a lunch, water bottle, and don't forget to dress for the weather. We will provide extra water and snacks. Choose between a canoe or kayak. Preregistration is required and begins at 8:30am on July 27th. *Funding for this program provided by the William Penn Foundation.*



Farm to Table Dinner

Saturday, July 27 - 6:00-8:00pm

$25/person

Enjoy summer at PEEC's 3rd Farm to Table Dinner. This dinner features local produce perfect for the season! Bring your friends & family to enjoy this cozy evening. Payment is required at registration. Space is limited - call early!



Butterfly Walk

Sunday, July 28 - 10:00am-12:00pm

$5

Learn about the wonderful world of butterflies! Join David Trently on a search through the fields and around the ponds for butterflies and dragonflies. Call early - spaces fill up fast!




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Milford, PA 18337


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