Delaware Highlands Conservancy Announces Community Programs in November and December at the Van Scott Nature Reserve,
Beach Lake, PA
Upper Delaware River Region, PA and NY – The Delaware Highlands Conservancy announces community programs hosted in November and December 2023 at the Van Scott Nature Reserve at 571 Perkins Pond Rd, Beach Lake, PA. Space is limited for each program and advance registration is required. For program details and to register, please visit www.DelawareHighlands.org/events or call Education and Volunteer Coordinator Rachel Morrow at 570-226-3164 ext. 2.
Friday, November 10 – 11am-12pm: All About Deer
Join us for a talk about White-tailed deer and other members of the deer family. Did you know deer have a four-chambered stomach just like a cow? Or that there is a small elk population in Pennsylvania? What about the different diseases that deer can carry? Come to this program and find out! Space is limited and prior registration is required. Event fee is $5 for Conservancy members or $10 for non-members.
Friday, November 17 – 5pm-6pm: Turkey Talk
There’s no better time to talk about the turkey than—you guessed it—Thanksgiving! Did you know the turkey was almost our national bird? Join us for Turkey Talk to learn about all things turkey, including their habits and how they live. Space is limited and prior registration is required. Event fee is $5 for Conservancy members or $10 for non-members.
Saturday, December 2 – 12pm-1:30pm: “Over and Under the Snow” and Craft
Join the Conservancy’s Education and Volunteer Coordinator Rachel Morrow as she reads the story “Over and Under the Snow” by Kate Messner. Learn all about where animals go and what they do when show is on the ground. Following the reading, we will create a small craft for you to take home! Space is limited and prior registration is required. Event fee is $10 for the first adult and child; $3 for each additional child.
The Delaware Highlands Conservancy works in partnership with landowners and communities to protect the natural heritage and quality of life of the Upper Delaware River region. For more information, call 570-226-3164/845-583-1010 or visit www.DelawareHighlands.org.