2022 Delaware River Sojourn

The Sojourn, a guided paddling and camping trip on the Delaware River, is full of fun and adventure, offering a great time for all participants where wonderful memories are made! The purpose of the Sojourn is to heighten awareness of and appreciation for the Delaware River and its watershed, which flows for 330 miles through […]

Wyoming Valley Riverfest

Nesbitt Park Kingston, United States

Celebrate with the Riverfront Parks Committee at RiverFest on June 17, 18, 19 with a scenic guided kayak or canoe tour on the beautiful and historic Susquehanna River. All paddlers will receive a specially designed t-shirt. For reservations and additional information please contact: Susquehanna Kayak & Canoe Rentals at 570-388-6107 or [email protected] Endless Mountain Outfitters […]

Schuylkill River Sojourn

Schuylkill Haven Schuylkill Haven, United States

The Schuylkill River Sojourn is often described as summer camp since the outdoor expedition combines kayaking, camping, education, and games into one exciting adventure! The Sojourn is an annual 112-mile guided canoe/kayak trip on the Schuylkill River that begins in rural Schuylkill Haven and ends seven days later at Philadelphia’s Boathouse Row. Participants paddle 14-18 […]

“TrailOff” Guided Afrofuturist Story Walk with SwimPony

Bartram's Garden 5400 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA

Immerse yourself in a new narrative along the Bartram’s Mile Trail with a guided story walk through the Garden using the new TrailOff app by SwimPony. This structured 1-mile walk will follow the new Afrofuturist audio drama Chronicles Of Asylum by Philadelphia author and artist Li Sumpter of MythMediaStudios, available for free download through TrailOff: […]

Conversation Café: Meeting the challenges of local government engagement

Join POWR, community watershed organization leaders, and other partners and collaborators for a virtual (Zoom) Conversation Café on Wednesday, August 31 at 6 PM. Cultivating trust and engaging meaningfully and effectively with your local government is critical to protecting water resources and watershed health. Learning how to do so with support from your peers, fellow […]

2022 PEC Environment Ride

30th St Station 3000 Market St, Philadelphia, United States

Why Participate in the Ride? As a statewide non-profit, PEC is a leader in trail planning and development across the Commonwealth. The Environment Ride supports PEC’s trail work. Overview: On the Ride 3-day ride On Friday, September 9th, riders will meet at 30th Street Station and ride to our starting point in Norristown. We plan […]

Lunch and Learn Webinar: Effective Donor and Member Marketing and Outreach

You’re invited to join POWR as we host Brenda Costa, Executive Director of the French Creek Valley Conservancy for a Lunch and Learn webinar. French Creek was awarded the 2022 Pennsylvania River of the Year designation after securing more votes than the other nominated rivers and creeks. Since then, Brenda and her staff have used […]

2022 Public Lands Ride

Black Moshannon State Park

The Pennsylvania Environmental Council Public Lands Ride is a mixed surface, non-competitive cycling event that seeks to showcase Pennsylvania’s public lands. There are two different ways to participate — an in-person group ride at Black Moshannon State Park on September 17, 2022, or explore mapped routes on your own, whenever you want. Group Ride at […]

Lawn Conversion and Green Infrastructure–Why and How?

Join WeConservePA and guest speakers from the Pennsylvania Environmental Council (PEC) and the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), Bureau of Forestry, Rural and Community Forestry section for a two-part presentation on the whys and how-to’s of lawn conversion and green infrastructure. Staff from the Pennsylvania Environmental Council will review how meadows can […]

2022 Northeast Environmental Partnership Awards Dinner

The Northeast Environmental Partners, comprised of the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Pennsylvania Environmental Council, PPL Corporation, Procter & Gamble Paper Products Company, and Wilkes University, are pleased to announce the 32nd Annual Evening for Northeast Pennsylvania’s Environment will be held on Thursday November 3, 2022 at the […]

52nd Environmental Partnership Dinner

Crystal Tea Room 100 East Penn Square, Philadelphia, United States

Join us on November 17, 2022 for the 52nd Environmental Partnership Dinner as we pay tribute to those who have demonstrated a commitment to environmental excellence, leadership, and accomplishment. Program of Events 5:30 pm - Welcome Reception 6:30 pm - Program, Awards & Remarks 7:30 pm - Networking Dinner & Open Bar 8:25 - Open Bar Last […]