Events

Appetite Builder Walk with Ted Apple & Eric Dahlberg

Historic Rittenhouse Town 6035-6049 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, United States

Meet at Paper Trail Bike Cafe Join a medium difficulty hike on Thanksgiving morning to build up an appetite for Thanksgiving dinner. We will cover around four miles over beautiful trails in the Wissahickon Park. There will be good views of the creek and the woods. With the leaves mostly gone the views are very […]

Wednesday Stewardship with David Bower

Historic Rittenhouse Town 6035-6049 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at Historic Rittenhouse Town. 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 […]

Lincoln Drive Clean-Up

Historic Rittenhouse Town 6035-6049 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at Historic Rittenhouse Town We will be meeting near the kiosk on Rittenhouse Lane at Historic Rittenhouse Town. See this map for the specific meeting location and parking options. Please note that the road closure on Lincoln Drive (between Wissahickon Avenue and Ridge Avenue) will go into effect at 8:00am, so plan your travel accordingly. If […]

Sunday Stewardship with David Bower

Historic Rittenhouse Town 6035-6049 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at Historic RittenhouseTown. 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! No experience is needed. We provide gloves, tools and instruction – you just need […]

Love Your Park in the Wissahickon

Historic Rittenhouse Town 6035-6049 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at the Historic Rittenhouse Town Love Your Park is an annual week-long celebration of the amazing parks we have in Philadelphia! On this Saturday, we'll be performing a series of tasks in the Historic Rittenhouse Town area, including litter clean-up, trail work, and improvements to stormwater infrastructure. No experience is needed. We provide gloves, […]

Impermanence: The Ever-Changing Wissahickon and the Universe with Stan Kozakowski & Michael Bridges

Historic Rittenhouse Town 6035-6049 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, United States

Meet at Historic Rittenhouse Town Kiosk "Thanks to impermanence, everything is possible" - Thich Nhat Hanh "Contemplating impermanence helps us to touch freedom and happiness in the present moment." - Hanh The Wissahickon is ever-changing. Fallen leaves give way to beautiful vistas. Mountain ranges erode into gorges and valleys with running water. Eroded stone becomes […]

Sunday Stewardship with David Bower

Historic Rittenhouse Town 6035-6049 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at Historic RittenhouseTown. 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! No experience is needed. We provide gloves, tools and instruction – you just need […]

Wednesday Stewardship with David Bower

Historic Rittenhouse Town 6035-6049 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at Historic RittenhouseTown 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 […]

Sunday Stewardship with David Bower

Historic Rittenhouse Town 6035-6049 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at Historic RittenhouseTown. 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! No experience is needed. We provide gloves, tools and instruction – you just need […]

Wednesday Stewardship with David Bower

Historic Rittenhouse Town 6035-6049 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at Historic RittenhouseTown 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 […]