Field Trips to LGNC

Environmental education field trips for students from the Lehigh Valley, Carbon County, PA and beyond

Pre-K through Grade 1

Nature Walk – nature appreciation, incidental learning as we walk the paths through the gardens, around the Osprey House and along the river
Live Animals – Pond critters, live snake
Helping wildlife at your home – how you can help birds, butterflies, etc. in your back yard
Reading programs – reading a nature related book to the students and answering questions about nature; encouraging reading on their own with parents through book borrowing
Interactive games – bird chorus singing, wildlife Hullabaloo

Fee Schedule:

  • Field Trips: First hour — $50; additional hours $25 (Note that a typical trip lasts 2-3 hours.)
  • In Class programs for students: $30/hr. from time leaving LGNC to return plus mileage reimbursement at IRS rate
  • Teacher Workshops/In-service: Half day – $250, Full day – $400
  • Curriculum Development and Leadership: $50/hour plus mileage reimbursement at IRS rate
  • Longer Term Rates/Multiple Class Rates – are negotiable

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