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February 2013 NewsFlash

Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC)


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.


Cross Country Skiing
February 2 & 9 – Saturday mornings 9:00-11:00am
February 3 & 10 – Sunday afternoons 1:00-3:00pm
$20 adult / $10 child
Beginner lessons provide a chance to enjoy the winter woods. Skis & boots provided - register w/shoe size to save a spot!

Eagle Watches
February 2 & February 3 – 9:00am-3:00pm
$25
Join Jan Lakuta on a trip north in search of eagles. Visit the Mongaup Reservoir, the Delaware River, and the Eagle Institute. Bring a lunch and camera, and dress in warm layers. Call by January 19 to reserve a seat in the van.

EcoZone! Afternoon
Sunday, February 3 – 1:00-4:00pm
Free
Explore our new hands-on, discovery room. Crawl through the bat cave, sit in the eagles’ nest, and more!

Animal Tracking
Saturday, February 9 – 10:00am-12:00pm
Free for members / $5 for non-members
Animals leave behind clues that give us glimpses into their lives. Explore our natural areas for signs of wildlife. Please call to register.

EcoZone! Afternoon
Saturday, February 9 – 1:00-4:00pm
$5 per person
Explore our new hands-on, discovery room. Crawl through the bat cave, sit in the eagles’ nest, and more!

Winter Waterfalls
February 9 & February 10 – 1:00-3:30pm
$20
This is a great time of year to enjoy the waterfalls. See them as they cascade down through chunks of frozen ice and snow. Dress warm, wear sturdy boots, and bring a camera! Call within a week of the program to reserve a seat in the van.

Family Ice Fishing
Sunday, February 10 – 9:30am-12:00pm
Saturday, February 23 – 1:30-4:00pm
$15 child / $10 adult
Learn the basics of ice fishing and try your luck on our ponds. We provide all of the equipment. Dress in warm layers.
No fishing licenses required. Spaces limited. Call to reserve your spot!

“Winter Wonderland” Family Nature Getaway Weekend
President’s Day weekend: February 15 – 18
Adults $210 / 25% off ages 7-10 / 50% off ages 4-6 / free under 3
Bring your friends and family to experience PEEC in the wintertime. Cross country skiing, animal tracking, nature hikes, crafts, campfire and more! Price includes three nights of lodging and meals from Friday dinner to Monday lunch. Join us for a wonderful winter weekend! Commuter and day rates available – call for details.

EcoZone! Afternoon
Sunday, February 24 – 1:00-4:00pm
Free
Explore our new hands-on, discovery room. Crawl through the bat cave, sit in the eagles’ nest, and more!

GARDEN SERIES: 1 of 3: Starting Seeds Inside
Sunday, February 24 – 10:00am-12:00pm
$10
Gardening at home is a great way to save money and eat healthy. This program will discuss garden maps and starting “cold crop” seeds indoors. This series is a wonderful forum for sharing tips and experiences. Please call to register.

Introduction to Orienteering
Sunday, February 24 – 10:00am-12:00pm
$5
Learn to use a map and compass on our orienteering course. We provide the equipment and teach you the basics. Please call to register.





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