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A September Delicacy: Sumac!

Nature // September 16, 2021

By Maris Harmon This blog originally appeared in FOW’s Fall 2017 Newsletter. Autumn doesn’t have to mean that opportunities for harvesting fresh local fruit are over; there are still important berries to be found! One...

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Sep21st

Restroom Master Plan Public Meeting

Friends of the Wissahickon (FOW) wants to know what you think about restrooms and other facilities in Wissahickon Valley Park! After years of increasing demand for facilities in the park, FOW is beginning the next…

Sep22nd

Wednesday Stewardship with David Bower

Would you like to be part of keeping Wissahickon Valley Park beautiful and sustainable? Then join long-time steward of the Wissahickon and the FOW Volunteer of the Year (2019), David Bower, on a variety of…

Sep23rd

Thursday Stewardship

Would you like to be part of keeping Wissahickon Valley Park beautiful and sustainable? Then join us for a morning of stewardship on Thursdays! Locations will vary week to week; we will mostly be concentrating…

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