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
August 15, 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 @ Willisbrook and Serpentine Preserves
August 15, 2019 –
This will be a short, easy hike, mostly flat and about half in the shade. Bring water and lunch or money to buy lunch nearby.
DIRECTIONS: From the intersection of Routes 252 and 30, take route 30 west about 0.5 miles to where Paoli Pike branches off to the left. Take Paoli Pike about 3.5 miles to Line Road (just past Bryn Mawr Rehab) and turn left onto Line Road. Go about 0.5 miles to the parking lot for the Serpentine Preserve. OR: From the intersection of Route 352 and Paoli Pike take Paoli Pike northeast toward Paoli 1.1 miles to Line Road, turn right and proceed as above.
Leader: Ann Lane, cell: 443-472-8716, email@example.com.
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8:00 am: Bird Walk @ John James Audubon Center
August 17, 2019 –
Join us for a free, guided bird walk at Mill Grove. We’ll visit the creek, cross the meadows, and hike through the woods on both paved and unpaved trails. Children and beginners are welcome! We have extra binoculars, so don’t worry if you forget yours or don’t have them. Walks begin in the main parking lot. Facebook will be updated by 7:00 a.m. the day of each walk if we need to cancel due to inclement weather.
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