The VFAS Calendar of Events features bird walks, hikes, educational programs, and special events occurring primarily in Southern Pennsylvania and the surrounding regions.Click here for a downloadable September ’19-February ’20 PDF calendar.
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8:30 am: Bird Walk at Exton Park
June 13, 2019 –
800 Swedesford Rd
Exton, PA 19341
Formerly known as Church Farm Pond and now a part of Exton Park, this pond and surrounding wetland had been a popular birding spot for years. This walk will join the Friends of Exton Park for their weekly bird walk. Beginners are welcome. Bring binoculars. The group often goes to breakfast afterwards.
10:00 am: Hike @ State Line Woods
June 13, 2019 –
A variety of terrain...through woods, meadows, and rolling hills for this hike near Kennett Square. This preserve is managed by The Land Conservancy of Southern Chester County (TLC). A Land Manager from TLC will accompany us and will point out natural features of this area. Suggested donation $3 (optional). Bring water and lunch or eat in Kennett Square after the hike.
DIRECTIONS: From Rt 202 South turn right on Rt 1 South. Pass Longwood Gardens. Turn left at traffic light onto Bayard Road (at CVS/WAWA). Proceed about 2 miles to the “T” at Old Kennett Pike and turn right. Take the first left onto Merrybell Lane (Look for TLC sign). Drive up the lane to the parking area.
Leader: Fran DeMillion, email@example.com (H)610-444-3644, cell: 610-316-2937 (for day of hike)
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8:00 am: Heebner Bird & Nature Walk
June 15, 2019 –
Join us for an early morning bird walk along the Zacharias Trail as we search for resident birds (April), spring migrants (May), and nesting birds (June). Open to children, beginners, and non-birders.
Leader: Vincent Smith firstname.lastname@example.org or 484-410-1157.
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