Pocono Environmental Education Center November Events – 2015
538 Emery Road
Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328
For Further Information: 570-828-2319, www.peec.org, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pre-registration is requested until otherwise noted.
Sunday for Singles
Sunday, November 1 – 1:00-3:00pm
Enjoy a guided hike on a PEEC trail. This program is all about exploring nature and meeting new people.
Girl Scout Badge Fest
Saturday, November 7 – 9:00-4:00pm
$12 half day / $20 full day
Attention all Girl Scouts! Come to PEEC for a fun day of hands-on badge work. Brownies will work on the Hiker and Senses badges, Juniors will focus on the Animal Habitat badge, Cadettes will work towards the Trailblazing badge, and Seniors will work towards the Adventurer badge. Payment is required at registration. Space is limited - call early!
Volunteer Appreciation Dinner
Saturday, November 7 – 5:00-7:00pm
To show our appreciation for all they do, PEEC’s volunteers are invited to a special dinner.
The “Easy Does It” Hike
Sunday, November 8 – 1:00-3:00pm
Enjoy a nice leisurely walk through the woods. Join us for easy hikes, slow paces and interpretive natural history.
Ecozone Discovery Room!
Saturday, November 14 – 2:00-5:00pm
$2 per person / free admission with Game Dinner registration
Climb into a bald eagle’s nest, crawl into a bat cave, and dig in a fossil pit! Explore this indoor discovery room and enjoy hands-on exhibits on natural history, sustainability and the local environment. No registration required.
Saturday, November 14 – 5:00-7:00pm
$35 / $60 couple
Enjoy the bounty of the season at PEEC’s 5th annual game dinner! This dinner features local game and seasonal harvests. Bring your friends & family to enjoy this cozy evening. 5pm - Reception in the Ecozone. 6pm - Dinner in the Dining Hall.
Lenape of the Eastern Woodlands
Sunday, November 15 – 12:00-2:00pm
Mike Dennis of Traditional Earth Skills will teach you about the day-to-day activities of the Lenape culture. The food, clothing and shelter of the local hunter gatherers will be presented, along with handmade artifacts. Ages 10+ please.
Around the Campfire
Saturday, November 21 – 4:30-6:00pm
Enjoy a lovely evening around the campfire. S’mores provided. Bring your favorite campfire song! Pre-registration required.
Introduction to Astronomy
Saturday, November 21 – 6:00-7:30pm
Step out for an evening of star gazing and learn about some of the constellations in the sky. Pre-registration required.
Holiday Bows and Boughs
Sunday, November 29 – 12:00-2:00pm
Create your own holiday decorations using natural materials! We provide evergreen boughs and materials for you to make wreaths. You can also bring your own supplies and decorations. Pre-registration required.