Bucktoe Creek Preserve Events

Overnight in Nature

Registration: 
DNS website: https://www.delawarenaturesociety.org/DNS/Events/Registration/Event_Display.aspx?EventKey=W14_066_BK#.UzB60yjMcsF
Cost: 
Member/Non-Member: $25/$35 (per household) — Member/Non-Member: $10/$15 (individual registration).
Location: 
432 Sharp Road, Avondale, PA 19311
Description: 

Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 4:00 PM – Sunday, July 27, 2014 until 11:00 AM. Location: Bucktoe Creek Preserve (432 Sharp Rd, Avondale, PA).

Try camping at the Bucktoe Creek Preserve with TLC & the Delaware Nature Society where you will find a beautiful landscape, your own private camping spot, group activities, and helpful camping instructors/naturalists. Take a night hike and listen for owls in the forest. In the morning, explore the forests and meadows of the preserve as we take a walk to find wildlife. We will provide a fun snack for the camp fire and breakfast. Bring your own bag dinner. Use your own tent or borrow ours. Or, stay in an Adirondack shelter or hut (limited quantity, please call (302) 239-2334 or email DNSINFO@delawarenaturesociety.org to reserve)

Sunday Bird Walks

Date: 
Repeats every week until Sun Dec 28 2014 .
Registration: 
Please visit the Delaware Nature Society website to register! <a href="http://delawarenaturesociety.org/contact.html">Click here</a>. Or contact office@bucktoecreekpreserve.org
Cost: 
FREE
Location: 
Bucktoe Creek Preserve: 432 Sharp Road, Avondale, PA.
Description: 

Hike with a DNS staff member through the meadows and woodlands of Bucktoe Creek Preserve every Sunday at 8:00 am.

Sharing Nature with Children

Registration: 
Visit www.tlcforscc.org, call 610-347-0347 x 104 or contact education@tlcforscc.org
Cost: 
$5 TLC members; $10 non-members
Location: 
432 Sharp Road, Avondale, PA 19311
Description: 

Explore the wonders of nature by engaging your child in different activities each month to awaken their natural senses. A light refreshment will be provided. This program runs the first weekend of every month May – September.

Wild Mushroom Forage

Registration: 
Visit www.tlcforscc.org, call 610-347-0347 x 104 or email education@tlcforscc.org
Cost: 
$35 per participant
Location: 
Meeting location: 432 Sharp Road, Avondale, PA 19311. Ending Location: The Woodlands at Phillips (1020 Kaolin Road, Kennett Square, PA).
Description: 

Walk through the meadows and woodlands with Tina Ellor and other mycologist from the NJ Mycological Society in search of wild mushrooms. After the forage, drive over to The Woodlands at Phillips for a special mushroom cooking demonstration. Receive 10% off all mushrooms purchased during the event. Limited spots available.

Sky Tour

Registration: 
Visit www.tlcforscc.org, call 610-347-0347 x 104, or email education@tlcforscc.org
Cost: 
$10 TLC members; $15 non-members.
Location: 
432 Sharp Road, Avondale, PA 19311.
Description: 

Enjoy an evening on the preserve learning and looking at the skies above with the Chester County Astronomical Society!

Sharing Nature with Children

Registration: 
Visit www.tlcforscc.org, call 610-347-0347 x 104, email education@tlcforscc.org
Cost: 
$5 TLC members; $10 non-members.
Location: 
432 Sharp Road, Avondale, PA 19311.
Description: 

Explore the wonders of nature by engaging your child in different activities each month to awaken their natural senses. A light refreshment will be provided. This program runs the first Saturday or Sunday of every month from May – September 2014.

Edible Plant Forage

Registration: 
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Cost: 
$10 TLC members; $15 non-members
Location: 
BCP address: 432 Sharp Road, Avondale, PA 19311.
Description: 

Don't miss the final hike of the Wild Foraging Series with Lee Peterson, author of the Peterson Field Guide to Wild Edible Plants of Eastern & Central America. Learn ways to gather, prepare, and most importantly, identify wild edible plants. Enjoy a light spread of wild edibles at the conclusion of the walk.