Events

Friday Trail Work at Harvey Street

Harvey Street Trailhead

Meeting at Historic RittenhouseTown Would you like to be part of keeping Wissahickon Valley Park  beautiful and sustainable? Then join us for trail work on the Harvey Street parcel of the park! No experience is needed. We provide gloves, tools and instruction – you just need to show up! Volunteer service Days are excellent, easy […]

Thursday Stewardship

Harvey Street Trailhead

Do you love Wissahickon Valley Park? Would you like to play a direct role in keeping this special place clean and accessible for generations to come? Then join us for a variety of stewardship projects on Thursday mornings! Locations and tasks will vary week to week, and may include trash clean-ups, trail improvements, invasive plant […]

Tuesday Stewardship

Harvey Street Trailhead

Meeting at Harvey Street Trailhead. Do you love Wissahickon Valley Park? Would you like to play a direct role in keeping this special place clean and accessible for generations to come? Then join us for Trail Work at Harvey Street! No experience is needed. We provide gloves, tools and instruction – you just need to […]

Trail Work at Harvey Street

Harvey Street Trailhead

Meeting at the Harvey Street Trailhead (Click here to see the location) Street parking is available. Nestled between Lincoln Drive, Walnut Lane, and Septa railroad tracks is a historic and gorgeous tract of land sporting trails, a pond, and access to the statue of Henry Houston. This service day is a continuation of FOW's larger […]

Halloween at Harvey Street

Harvey Street Trailhead

Meeting at Harvey Street This Halloween, all of the witches, ghosts and goblins are coming together to take care of Wissahickon Valley Park! Put on your favorite (non-restrictive) Halloween costume and join us for a fun day of stewardship! We'll be planting native trees and shrubs, removing litter, cleaning up debris, and removing invasive plants. […]

Earth Day of Service

Harvey Street Trailhead

Meeting at the Harvey Street Trailhead (Click here to see the location) Parking can be found in the nearby neighborhood. While we at FOW like to think of every day as Earth Day, the annual global day of celebrating and protecting our planet actually falls on April 22. We'll be observing the holiday on this […]

Wednesday Stewardship with David Bower

Harvey Street Trailhead

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 stewardship projects on Wednesday mornings! Locations and tasks will vary week to week, and may include trash clean-ups, trail improvements, […]