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FOW Seeks Seasonal Field Assistants

Current Projects // April 26, 2017

Job Announcement Position: Seasonal Field Assistant Friends of the Wissahickon (FOW) is seeking three (3) Seasonal Field Assistants to assist us with our goals of community engagement, providing safe and attractive infrastructure and fostering ecologically...

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Apr28th

Hiking with Maura the Explorer

Join FOW’s Executive Director Maura McCarthy for a hike on the last Friday of each month. She will tour a different section each hike and talk about her experiences as well as point out any…

Apr29th

Annual Creek Cleanup & Talkin’ Trash Picnic

Meet at Historic Rittenhouse Town This year our annual creek cleanup will be held in the south end of the park. We will focus our efforts not only on cleaning up the Wissahickon Creek, but…

Apr30th

Woods and Meadow Hike w/ Kimberly Quinn

Meet at The Cedars House, Northwestern Ave. and Forbidden Drive. (GPS directions do not work for this site.) Hike about 3 miles through woods to the Andorra Meadow and then to the Wissahickon Environmental Center…

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