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September 2020 NewsFlash

September Events – 2020 Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC)


538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
For Further Information: 570-828-2319, www.peec.org, peec@peec.org
Pre-registration is requested until otherwise noted.

Labor Day Family Camp Weekend
September 4 – 7
Adults $225 / Child, Commuter, Day Rates Available-10 / 50% off ages 4-6 / Free ages 3 & under
Bring your friends & family to experience the best of what PEEC has to offer. Interpretive hikes, animal presentations, canoeing, campfire and more! Includes three nights lodging & meals from Friday dinner through Monday lunch.

Volunteer Day – Pike County Day of Caring
Saturday, September 12 – 9:00am-2:00pm
Free
Lend a hand and help us out with some seasonal projects. This is the perfect day to become involved with our volunteer program! Preregistration required. Lunch will be provided.


Bridge the Gap: Introduction to Orienteering
Sunday, September 13 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Free
Come learn how to use a map & compass on our orienteering course. We’ll show you the basics before you set out to try and find all the points. Space is limited – call early! *Lead support is provided by the William Penn Foundation.*

Geology Hike
Sunday, September 13 – 1:00-3:00pm
Free for PEEC Members / $5 for Non-PEEC Members
Take a hike on the Fossil Trail with Paul Kovalski, aka Dr. Dinosaur, as we discuss the geology of our area and what makes our park unique.

Bridge the Gap: Pond Paddle
Saturday, September 19 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Free
Join us for a paddle around our ponds! Beginners are welcome – we teach you everything you need to know! Dress appropriately – you may get wet. Call in advance to reserve a boat. *Lead support is provided by the William Penn Foundation.*


Bridge the Gap: Pond Paddle
Saturday, September 19 – 1:00pm-3:00pm
Free
Join us for a paddle around our ponds! Beginners are welcome – we teach you everything you need to know! Dress appropriately – you may get wet. Call in advance to reserve a boat. *Lead support is provided by the William Penn Foundation.*

Intro to Tent Camping
Sunday, September 20 – 1:00-3:00pm
$5
Learn everything you need to know about camping right here, from basic shelters, to common knots, and even how to build a fire from scratch. It’ll be great practice for any future family vacations.

Owl Prowl
Sunday, September 20 – 7:00-8:30pm
$5
Pennsylvania is home to a number of different species of owls. There are a handful of different species that live around PEEC. Let’s explore and see who we can find!

Fall Flights: Birds & Brews
September 25 – 27
$215 / Call for commuter & day rates
Come out 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 through 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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