Lehigh Gap Nature Center

connecting people with nature through Conservation, Education, and Research

Upcoming events at LGNC

Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Local artist Carol Mickey is teaching wire tree sculpting classes to adults and kids (ages 10-16) this year at LGNC. Since she created her first sculpture as a child, Carol has perfected the skill of twisting mundane metal[...]
Mar 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[...]
Mar 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Lehigh Gap Nature Center (Osprey House)
Sunday, March 5 – Kate Brandes and Kathie Romano, “Sustainable Landscaping for Your Home” 3:00 p.m. Kate (Program Director for LGNC’s landscaping program) and Kathie (LGNC garden group co-leader) will discuss how native plants can[...]
Mar 6 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Start your week with yoga in the new year!   Certified Yoga Instructor Stacy Hein will be offering a 9-week “yoga for all” session starting Mondays 1/9-3/6 9:15 – 10:30 am at LGNC. Limited drop-in[...]
Mar 6 @ 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[...]

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Community Partnership: Moravian College and LGNC

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Limited drop-in spots available for Winter Yoga at LGNC - REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Thanks for the overwhelming interest in Stacy Hein’s yoga class! The class is full, but we are offering 2 drop-in spots per week at $12/class. Please email us at info@lgnc.org if you would like to make a reservation for a drop-in class and/or receive notification when the next session is scheduled. Namaste!

Feb 17, 18 & 19 Winter Bird Feeder Watch Scheduled
2017 Hawkwatch Internship available
2016-17 Speaker Series brochure now available
Brochure available online.
"Lehigh Gap Nature Center Growing Strong with Lehigh Valley Community Foundation Support"
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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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Ecological Succession at the Lehigh Gap

Ecological Succession and the Lehigh Gap | by Dan R. Kunkle | The following article is from Summer 2004 issue of Wildlife Activist. Succession is an important ecological concept. It refers to the gradual, predictable changes that occur in the flora and fauna of a...
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