Events

Step into the New Year with Ted Apple & Eric Dahlberg

Valley Green Inn Valley Green Road, Philadelphia, United States

Meet at Valley Green Inn A moderate hike to get the new year off to a great start. We will walk on trails with views of the Wissahickon Creek not possible during the spring, summer and early fall. Children 12 and over and well behaved dogs on leashes are welcome. We will cover around four […]

Reindeer Romp with Ted Apple & Eric Dahlberg

Valley Green Inn Valley Green Road, Philadelphia, United States

Meet at the Valley Green Inn A walk in the woods on Christmas Morning. Enjoy the beautiful views from the trails and get some exercise. This will be a moderate hike of around 4 miles on the Wissahickon Park's trails. Children 12 and over and well behaved dogs on leashes are welcome. Winter in the […]

Cancelled: Silent Sunset Cruise with Amy Yuter

Valley Green Inn Valley Green Road, Philadelphia, United States

This event has been cancelled due to the forecast. Consider registering for the next Silent Sunset Cruise on 1/21. Join us on a mindful and silent, moderate paced saunter – we’ll have moments to connect and share with other participants throughout our contemplative journey. Enjoy a full sensory experience as the sun begins to set […]

Winter Prep Volunteer Service

Valley Green Inn Valley Green Road, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at Valley Green Inn As we close out the end of the year, we have a variety of important tasks to complete to prepare for the long, cold winter months! We'll be raking leaves, cleaning out storm drains, and removing litter. Come out to help us take care of the Wissahickon! No experience is […]

Hybrid Valley Talk: Climate Change in our Watersheds with Marc Peipoch

Valley Green Inn Valley Green Road, Philadelphia, United States

In-person event hosted at the Valley Green Inn River watersheds, like the Wissahickon, are particularly vulnerable to the effects of climate change. Join FOW and Marc Peipoch as he discusses the implications of climate change on our watershed and what we can do in the meantime. Streams and rivers drain the land we inhabit and […]

Hybrid Valley Talk: A Bird’s Eye View of Watching Wildlife in Pennsylvania with the Pennsylvania Game Commission

Valley Green Inn Valley Green Road, Philadelphia, United States

Do you ever wake up a chorus of songbirds and wonder who is singing outside your window? Are you interested in watching wildlife in their natural habitat, but aren’t sure where to go? Pennsylvania is home to 480 species of wild birds and mammals. Join FOW and Jordan Sanford from the Pennsylvania Game Commission where […]

Tuesday Stewardship

Valley Green Inn Valley Green Road, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at Valley Green Inn. 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 Devil's Pool Litter Clean-ups on Tuesday mornings this summer! No experience is needed. We provide gloves, tools and instruction – […]

Canceled: Tuesday Stewardship

Valley Green Inn Valley Green Road, Philadelphia, United States

This event has been canceled due to potential thunderstorms. 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 Devil's Pool Litter Clean-ups on Tuesday mornings this summer! No experience is needed. We provide gloves, […]

Tuesday Stewardship

Valley Green Inn Valley Green Road, Philadelphia, United States

Meeting at Valley Green Inn. 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 Devil's Pool Litter Clean-ups on Tuesday mornings this summer! No experience is needed. We provide gloves, tools and instruction – […]

CANCELLED: Tuesday Stewardship

Valley Green Inn Valley Green Road, Philadelphia, United States

Cancelled due to storms in the forecast. 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 Devil's Pool Litter Clean-ups on Tuesday mornings this summer! No experience is needed. We provide gloves, tools and […]