Lehigh Gap Nature Center

connecting people with nature through Conservation, Education, and Research

Upcoming events at LGNC:

Jan 25 @ 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[...]
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
Winter Yoga Session! Certified Yoga Instructor Stacy Hein will be offering a 9-week “yoga for all” session starting Mondays 12/04/17 – 2/12/18, 5:30 – 6:45 pm at LGNC.  Classes will not be held on 12/25/2017[...]
Feb 1 @ 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.[...]
Feb 1 @ 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[...]
Feb 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Youth in grades 7 through 12 are invited to join the Naturalist Club, LGNC’s extracurricular environmental club for middle and high school students! Members of this club are involved with year-round educational activities, outdoor adventures, and research projects[...]
Feb 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
Winter Yoga Session! Certified Yoga Instructor Stacy Hein will be offering a 9-week “yoga for all” session starting Mondays 12/04/17 – 2/12/18, 5:30 – 6:45 pm at LGNC.  Classes will not be held on 12/25/2017[...]

Landscaping for Communities & Wildlife

Get the Latest Resources from our Conservation Landscaping Program:

News:

Nature in Photographs, March 9 – 18, 2018
CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS! Nature in Photographs, LGNC’s fifth annual juried photography exhibition, will be held March 9-18, 2018.
Click Here for more details
Budding Naturalist Book Club!!!

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

Click Here for more information

2017-18 Speaker Series brochure now available
2017-18 Cabin Fever Book Club

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

Winter Yoga Session at LGNC!

Winter Yoga Session!

Certified Yoga Instructor Stacy Hein will be offering a 9-week “yoga for all” session starting Mondays 12/04/17 – 2/12/18, 5:30 – 6:45 pm at LGNC.  Classes will not be held on 12/25/2017 and 1/1/2018
$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.

Namaste!

Community Partnership: Moravian College and LGNC

Read the article online.

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

Read the article online.

Recent publications:

Follow us on social media:

Sign up for our email list!

Sign up now

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,...
Read the full post

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...
Read the full post

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...
Read the full post