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March 2022

Project Learning Tree Teacher Workshop

March 29 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Historic Buckstone Farm, 1201 Taylorsville Rd.
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States

On Tuesday, Tuesday March 29 from 9 AM - 3:30 PM, Educators in South-East PA are invited join the Environmental Education Specialists of Delaware Canal State Park and Washington Crossing Historic Park at the Buckstone Farm in Washington Crossing, PA for a free teacher workshop. This workshop is for formal and non-formal educators teaching grades K-2. During this one-day workshop, you will become trained in the nationwide curriculum, Project Learning Tree! All participants will receive a copy of the PLT K-8 curriculum and activity guide book. Teachers with PPID number will receive 6 Act 48 hours.  Limited to 25 participants.…

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Guided Bird Walk

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Washington Crossing Historic Park, 1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States

Mornings are your best opportunity to experience the thrilling world of birdwatching and listening. On Wednesday, March 30 from 10 AM - 11:30 AM, join the park naturalist for a guided walk as we look and listen for migratory avian friends. Topics such as basic bird identification through sound and sight will be discussed. Binoculars can be available upon request, but participants are strongly encouraged to bring their own. Washington Crossing Historic Park sits in a unique bird habitat crossroads. Experience your park and home in a way that you may never have before, through wildlife observation! To register for…

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April 2022

Guided Bird Walk

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Washington Crossing Historic Park, 1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States

Mornings are your best opportunity to experience the thrilling world of birdwatching and listening. On Wednesday, April 6 at 10-11:30 AM, join the park naturalist for a guided walk as we look and listen for migratory avian friends. Topics such as basic bird identification through sound and sight will be discussed. Binoculars can be available upon request, but participants are strongly encouraged to bring their own. Washington Crossing Historic Park sits in a unique bird habitat crossroads. Experience your park and home in a way that you may never have before, through wildlife observation! To register, please contact Matt Truesdale…

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Guided Bird Walk

April 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Washington Crossing Historic Park, 1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States

Mornings are your best opportunity to experience the thrilling world of birdwatching and listening. On Thursday, April 14 at 10-11:30 AM, join the park naturalist for a guided walk as we look and listen for migratory avian friends. Topics such as basic bird identification through sound and sight will be discussed. Binoculars can be available upon request, but participants are strongly encouraged to bring their own. Washington Crossing Historic Park sits in a unique bird habitat crossroads. Experience your park and home in a way that you may never have before, through wildlife observation! To register, please contact Matt Truesdale…

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AT CAPACITY – Evening Family Fishing

April 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Washington Crossing Historic Park, 1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States

THIS EVENT IS AT CAPACITY. Partner up with the Park Naturalist for an evening of trout fishing along the Delaware Canal! On Friday, April 15 from 5-7 PM, Learn about the different species of trout that live in PA, how to tie fishing knots, bait a hook, cast a fishing rod, and more! Equipment and bait will only be provided to families who register. A PA State fishing license is not required for families during the hours of this program.  Space is limited. Registration for this program is required by emailing mtruesdale@pa.gov by 12:00 noon on April 14.

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Guided Bird Walk

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Washington Crossing Historic Park, 1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States

Mornings are your best opportunity to experience the thrilling world of birdwatching and listening. On Thursday, April 21 at 10-11:30 AM, join the park naturalist for a guided walk as we look and listen for migratory avian friends. Topics such as basic bird identification through sound and sight will be discussed. Binoculars can be available upon request, but participants are strongly encouraged to bring their own. Washington Crossing Historic Park sits in a unique bird habitat crossroads. Experience your park and home in a way that you may never have before, through wildlife observation! To register, please contact Matt Truesdale…

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Healthy Hike

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Washington Crossing Historic Park, 1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States

Hiking is a great way to improve your physical and mental health! On Friday, April 29 from 10-11:30 AM, join the park naturalist for a quickly paced 2 mile hike along the trails of WCHP. Please keep in mind that these hikes are intended to maintain a quick hiking pace. Prepare yourself for the day by bringing a full water bottle, wearing sturdy shoes, and dressing for the weather! To register and receive the meeting location, please email mtruesdale@pa.gov.

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May 2022

Guided Bird Walk

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Washington Crossing Historic Park, 1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States

Mornings are your best opportunity to experience the thrilling world of birdwatching and listening. On Thursday, May 5 from 10-11:30 AM, join the park naturalist for a guided walk as we look and listen for migratory avian friends. Topics such as basic bird identification through sound and sight will be discussed. Binoculars can be available upon request, but participants are strongly encouraged to bring their own. Washington Crossing Historic Park sits in a unique bird habitat crossroads. Experience your park and home in a way that you may never have before, through wildlife observation! To register for this walk, please…

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Mother’s Day Weekend Bluebird Box and Walk

May 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Washington Crossing Historic Park, 1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States

On Friday, May 6 from 5:30 PM to 7 PM, pend some quality time with your family and mother at Washington Crossing Historic Park while learning about the Eastern Bluebird and other cavity nesting bird species! During this program, families will have the opportunity to build and take home their very own bluebird house! After learning about bird homes and taking part in building a cavity nest box, participants will then have the opportunity to join the Park Naturalist for a short bird walk. The walk will end at an active nest where participants can assist the Park Naturalist complete…

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Remake Learning Days! Bluebird Bonanza

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Washington Crossing Historic Park, 1112 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977 United States

During this program on Thursday, May 12 from 10 AM - noon, participants will have the opportunity to learn about Bluebirds & other cavity-nesting species as well as construct their own nest box to take home! Tools will be provided. Preregistration is required as a limited number of box kits are available. To register for this event, please email mtruesdale@pa.gov. This program is in partnership with Remake Learning Days. Remake Learning Days Across America is an innovative learning festival for families and youth! Taking root in regions across the nation, these hands-on and engaging events are designed for kids of…

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