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2017 calendar
Jul 17 @ 11:00 am – Jul 21 @ 5:00 pm
11:00 am
Save the dates! LGNC’s River Camp will explore the Lehigh River Watershed, teaching ecology to kids entering grades 6-12 and safe boating skills along the way. More details to be announced. Email info@lgnc.org to sign[...]
Jul 20 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
8:00 am
All ages and abilities welcome! FREE walks with a naturalist at LGNC Tuesdays and Thursdays from May 2 – July 20. Two shifts each day: 9-10am and 6:30-7:30pm. No walk on July 4.
10:00 am
Four B Walks (Bugs, Butterflies, Birds, and Blooms) with Doug Burton. Thursdays July 6-August 17 & Saturday, July 29 at 10:00 a.m. Although children older or younger are welcome, this activity is geared toward families with[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Nature-inspired Clay Classes Adults are invited to explore the art and science of clay sculpting through this exciting program at the Lehigh Gap Nature Center!Local artist and certified PA art teacher Patty Passick is offering four Nature-inspired Clay Classes to[...]
Jul 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
6:30 pm
All ages and abilities welcome! FREE walks with a naturalist at LGNC Tuesdays and Thursdays from May 2 – July 20. Two shifts each day: 9-10am and 6:30-7:30pm. No walk on July 4.
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
July 22, 10:00 a.m. to noon – Dragons and Damsels. Join us for a dragon(fly) hunt at the Kittatinny Ponds with the Naturalist Club.
Jul 23 @ 8:00 am
8:00 am
Ready for the next step beyond walking? Join us on Sunday mornings at 8:00 a.m. for a series of 6 Natural History Hikes. We will do a different 4-8 mile hike each week at Lehigh[...]
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
11:00 am
Nature-inspired Clay Classes Children ages 5 through 12 are invited to explore the art and science of clay sculpting through this exciting program at the Lehigh Gap Nature Center!Local artist and certified PA art teacher Patty Passick is[...]
10:00 am
Four B Walks (Bugs, Butterflies, Birds, and Blooms) with Doug Burton. Thursdays July 6-August 17 & Saturday, July 29 at 10:00 a.m. Although children older or younger are welcome, this activity is geared toward families with[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Jul 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Nature-inspired Clay Classes Adults are invited to explore the art and science of clay sculpting through this exciting program at the Lehigh Gap Nature Center!Local artist and certified PA art teacher Patty Passick is offering four Nature-inspired Clay Classes to[...]
10:00 am
Four B Walks (Bugs, Butterflies, Birds, and Blooms) with Doug Burton. Thursdays July 6-August 17 & Saturday, July 29 at 10:00 a.m. Although children older or younger are welcome, this activity is geared toward families with[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
10:00 am
Four B Walks (Bugs, Butterflies, Birds, and Blooms) with Doug Burton. Thursdays July 6-August 17 & Saturday, July 29 at 10:00 a.m. Although children older or younger are welcome, this activity is geared toward families with[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
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[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
10:00 am
Four B Walks (Bugs, Butterflies, Birds, and Blooms) with Doug Burton. Thursdays July 6-August 17 & Saturday, July 29 at 10:00 a.m. Although children older or younger are welcome, this activity is geared toward families with[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Aug 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
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[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
7:00 am
August 12, 7:00 a.m. – Second Saturday Bird Walk Bird walk at LGNC. Meet at the Osprey House. photo credit: Glenn Bartley
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
August 12, 9:00 a.m. to noon – Summer Clean-up and Garden Tour. Get the Osprey House ready for the intern, weed the gardens, and do other maintenance chores around the Osprey House grounds.
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
10:00 am
Four B Walks (Bugs, Butterflies, Birds, and Blooms) with Doug Burton. Thursdays July 6-August 17 & Saturday, July 29 at 10:00 a.m. Although children older or younger are welcome, this activity is geared toward families with[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Aug 17 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
3:00 pm
Explore the Lehigh River and D&L Trail on a biking and canoeing excursion between the Lehigh Gap Nature Center’s Osprey House and Bowmanstown. Trips will take place on the afternoons of Sun. 5/21, Thurs. 6/29,[...]
Aug 26 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
8:30 am
August 26, 8:30 a.m. to noon – Raptor ID & Field Trip. Raptor identification workshop at the Osprey House, followed by a field trip to Bake Oven Knob in search of Bald Eagles and Ospreys.
Sep 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
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[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Sep 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
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[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
9:00 am
September 9, 9:00 a.m. – Second Saturday Bird Walk. Visit Bake Oven Knob to see migrating Bald Eagles, Ospreys and Broad-wings. Meet at the Osprey House at 9:00 a.m., or go directly to the lookout.[...]
9:30 am
Tentative date for Master Gardeners’ native plant kit pick-up at LGNC. Details to come.
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Sep 17 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
12:30 pm
Explore the Lehigh River and D&L Trail on a biking and canoeing excursion between the Lehigh Gap Nature Center’s Osprey House and Bowmanstown. Trips will take place on the afternoons of Sun. 5/21, Thurs. 6/29,[...]
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
16th-Annual Migration Fest at the Lehigh Gap Nature Center  A family-friendly celebration of the natural and cultural heritage of the Kittatinny Ridge at the Lehigh Gap Saturday, September 23 (10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) | Rain date Sunday, September[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Oct 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
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[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
Oct 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
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[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center
9:00 am
October 14, 9:00 a.m. – Second Saturday Bird Walk Visit to Bake Oven Knob to see migrating Sharpies and falcons. Meet at the Osprey House at 9:00 a.m., or go directly to the lookout. For[...]
1:00 pm
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[...]
Lehigh Gap Nature Center