In partnership with the Wildlands Conservancy, South Whitehall’s Parks and Recreation Department is proud to announce the following series of nature-based educational programs at Covered Bridge Park. Take advantage of these opportunities for you and your family to connect with nature right in your back yard. To register and pay your $5 fee please click HERE!
All programs are held at Covered Bridge Park, 2465 Wehr Mill Road.
Pre-registration is required at www.wildlandspa.org.
Spring Discovery Walk – Thursday, May 24 (5:00pm to 6:00pm)
Buds blooming, ferns unfurling, salamanders awakening. Join our naturalist on this easy walk to uncover the babies of spring. Meet at Pavilion 1. $5.00/person Register HERE!
Creek Crawl and Frog Fiesta – Thursday, June 21 (5:00pm to 6:00pm)
Have fun splashing in Jordan Creek while learning about all the critters you discover. From Mayflies to crayfish, you’ll discover all Covered Bridge Park has to offer. Meet at Pavilion 1. $5/person Register HERE!
S’mores and Firefly Hike – Friday, July 6 (7:30pm to 8:30pm)
How many fireflies can you count? This is what summer nights are all about: lightning bugs and good old fashioned s’mores! Meet at Pavilion 1. $5/person Register HERE!
Creek Critters – Sunday, August 5 (1:00pm to 2:00pm)
Turn over stones and scramble through the Jordan Creek to find hidden treasures: dragonfly larvae, caddisflies, and maybe even some crayfish. Discover all of the funky adaptations these critters have and what we can learn about the creek. Meet at Pavilion 1. $5/person Register HERE!
Explore CBP Daycamp – Friday, August 24 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Splash in the Jordan Creek, search out amphibians, discover edible plants- get dirty and wet in this kid centered day camp. Bring a lunch and reusable water bottle, towel, change of clothes, and close-toed shoes to wear in the creek. Two snacks provided. Meet at Pavilion 1. $55/person. Register HERE!
‘Fall’ Into Outdoor Art – Saturday, September 29 (6:00pm) $5.00 Register HERE!
LIVE Animal Presentation – Saturday, October 13 (10:00am) $5.00 Register HERE!
Explore the Sky – Saturday, November 17 (6:00pm) $5.00 Register HERE!