Pocono Environmental Education Center
PEEC is close to home, where learning comes naturally!
538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
(570) 828-2319 ~ Fax: (570) 828-9695
Sunday, November 1, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Animals leave behind clues that give us glimpses into their lives. Explore our natural areas for tracks, trails, scat, territory marks, chew marks, and other signs animals leave as they travel through the fields and forests of the Poconos.
BSA Scout Badge Festival
Saturday, November 7 – 9:30am-4:00pm
$25 Full Day
Bears and Webelos will participate in our Scout Ranger program. Scouts will work on the Nature merit badge (pre-req 4.a.2, 4.d.1-collect 10 insects/spiders). Payment is required at registration. Space is limited - call early! Overnight accommodations with meals are available for $43/person.
Sunday, November 8, 10:00am-12:00pm
Learn some primitive and modern fire making skills. Try your hand at a flint & steel and more! Ages 10+ please.
Beginner Conservation Photography
Sunday, November 8 – 1:00pm-3:00pm
Learn some beginner techniques on how to frame a picture, and we’ll take you out to practice those skills on our campus. Great for children and those starting from scratch. Participants will need a camera for pictures, even a phone camera will do!
Signs of Fall Hike
Sunday, November 15, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Take a hike with us and discover the science behind the wonderful season of fall. We’ll discuss changing animal behavior, why leaves change color, and why it’s the best season to be out and about!
Saturday, November 21 – 6:00pm-8:00pm
Enjoy the bounty of the season at PEEC’s 10th annual game dinner! This dinner features local game and seasonal harvests. Bring your friends & family to enjoy this cozy evening. *Recommended ages 14+.* Call early to guarantee a seat.
Vacation Nature Camp: Tour De Park
Monday, November 30, 9:00am-4:00pm
$40 per Child
Fall is the perfect time for a field trip to see all of our favorite waterfalls and hiking trails. We’ll spend a day visiting Grey Towers and other fun places around the park!