Lehigh Gap Nature Center

connecting people with nature through Conservation, Education, and Research

Upcoming events at LGNC:

Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm Lehigh Gap Nature Center
October 21, 1:00 p.m. – LGNC and Allentown Hiking Club Autumn Refuge Hike. Hike with us along the Prairie Grass and Chestnut Oak trails. Wear sturdy shoes, and bring water. This will be a six-mile[...]
Oct 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
Start your week with yoga in the fall! Certified Yoga Instructor Stacy Hein will be offering a 9-week “yoga for all” session starting Mondays 9/11-11/6 5:30 – 6:45 pm at LGNC. $8/class for members ($72),[...]
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
LGNC is excited to introduce the Budding Naturalist Book Club, an interactive nature club for children ages 4-6! The club meets every other Thursday at 10:00 a.m. to enjoy a nature-themed story-time and educational activity.[...]
Oct 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Explore the art in nature through monthly after-school art classes at LGNC! Participants will learn about the ecology of the Lehigh Gap as they make fun, nature-themed art projects to take home. Class themes will[...]
Oct 30 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
Start your week with yoga in the fall! Certified Yoga Instructor Stacy Hein will be offering a 9-week “yoga for all” session starting Mondays 9/11-11/6 5:30 – 6:45 pm at LGNC. $8/class for members ($72),[...]
Nov 2 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Kids in grades 2 through 6 are invited to join the Junior Naturalist Club, LGNC’s extracurricular environmental club for elementary school students! The goal of this club is to foster a lifelong appreciation for nature and science through[...]

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Nature in Art, November 3 – 12, 2017
CALL FOR ARTISTS! Nature in Art, LGNC’s Fifth Annual Juried Art Exhibition will be held November 3 – 12, 2017
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2017-18 Speaker Series brochure now available
LGNC Endowment Fund Quilt Raffle
All proceeds support the playground fund and LGNC internship program!!!

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Budding Naturalist Book Club!!!

We are excited to introduce a new club for children age 4-6!

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2017-18 Cabin Fever Book Club

Informationfor the 2017-18 Cabin Fever Book Club is now available! Click Here to find out more!!!

Fall Yoga Session at LGNC!

Start your week with yoga in the fall!
Certified Yoga Instructor Stacy Hein will be offering a 9-week “yoga for all” session starting Mondays 9/11-11/6 5:30 – 6:45 pm at LGNC.
$8/class for members ($72), $10 for non-members ($90) and $12 for drop-in. Payment will be collected at class. We accept cash, check or credit card.

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Community Partnership: Moravian College and LGNC

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"Lehigh Gap Nature Center Growing Strong with Lehigh Valley Community Foundation Support"

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Recent blog posts:

Spotlight Species on the Refuge: Red Fox

Spotlight Species: Red Fox | Article by Dan R. Kunkle | Photos by Dave Levandusky |  The following article is from Winter 2015/16 issue of Wildlife Activist. Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) The Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) is familiar to people throughout the Northern Hemisphere,...
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River Days at LGNC

River Days at Lehigh Gap Nature Center | by Dan R. Kunkle | photos by Amber Breiner | Lehigh Gap Nature Center (LGNC) has been participating and helping to lead a network of environmental centers throughout the Delaware River Watershed as we work to improve the...
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5 Years Ago and Back to the Future

Five Years Ago and Back to the Future: How the Lehigh Gap Restoration Project Turned Around A Stalled Superfund Initiative | By Robert E. Hoopes | The following article is from Spring 2007 issue of Wildlife Activist. It is hard to believe that five years have passed...
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