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May 2019 NewsFlash

Pocono Environmental Education Center


Birds and Brews
May 3-5
$215 / Call for commuter & day rates
Spring migration has begun! Join us for a wonderful weekend of bird watching and beer tasting. Enjoy guided hikes that teach how to identify birds by sight, sound and habitat. Program is geared towards beginners and experts alike. Saturday night we’ll provide transportation to one of our local breweries and the 1st round is on us! Includes two nights of lodging and meals from Friday dinner to Sunday lunch.

Run, Hike, Crawl: PEEC 5k
Saturday, May 4 – 8:00am Registration / 10:00am Race Begins
$25 Early Bird/$30/$35 Race Day
Take a journey through the woods of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Our 5k runs through our main campus and a variety of different woodland habitats on two of our gorgeous trail loops. Top 3 participants for male and female in each age group receive awards. Early Bird Registration by April 13th guarantees participants a t-shirt. Call for more details – Maximum of 100 spaces!

Ecozone Discovery Room!
Sunday, May 5 – 1:00-4:00pm
$2 per person
Climb into a bald eagle’s nest, crawl into a bat cave, explore a beaver lodge, and dig in a fossil pit! Explore this indoor discovery room and enjoy hands-on exhibits on natural history, sustainability and the local environment. No registration required.

Plant Sale!
May 11 & 12 – 9:00am-4:00pm
Free admission
Choose from a variety of native and deer resistant flowers and grasses to beautify your yard at our annual plant sale! Sun loving and shade loving plants will be available. Remaining plants will be sold through the following week so stop by to check them out! PEEC Members will be able to join us for a pre-sale on May 10th from 5 – 7pm.

Edible & Medicinal Plant Walk
Saturday, May 11 – 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 in the Park.

Spring Fling Family Camp Weekend
Memorial Day Weekend: May 24th-27th
Adults $225 / Child, Commuter, Day Rates Available
Bring your family and friends to experience the best of what PEEC has to offer. Interpretive hikes, animal presentations, canoeing, campfire and more! Includes three nights of lodging and meals from Friday dinner to Monday lunch.

Great Pike County Birding Weekend
May 31-June 2
$215 / Call for commuter & day rates
Explore Pike County with us to try and spot as many species of birds as possible. There are a number of secret birding locations that are fantastic for amateurs or visiting experts. We can guarantee that you’ll see at least 75 different species over the course of the weekend! Includes two nights of lodging and meals from Friday dinner to Sunday lunch.




Pike County Chamber of Commerce
at the Milford Community House
201 Broad Street - Suite #2
Milford, PA 18337


 Office Hours
Mon - Fri   8:30am to 4:30pm
Sat - Sun   9:00am to 4:00pm
 Phone
(570)296-8700
 Fax
(570)296-3921



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