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 March – August 2020 PDF calendar.
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10:00 am: Work Day Hike @ Horseshoe Trail
June 27, 2019 –
The semi-annual work trip to keep the trail corridor open. Wear old clothes, a long-sleeved top and gloves. Bring clipping tools. There are no bathrooms. Bring lunch and water.
DIRECTIONS: If you have E-Z Pass, take the PA Turnpike to slip exit 320. Turn north onto Route 29. Drive under the Turnpike and take the first right onto Whitehorse Road. Drive 0.6 miles to top of hill. The sign says Union Hill Road on your left. Turn right onto Rees Road. After a stop sign, drive a short distance to the HST grass parking lot on the right. OR: From Route 202 take the Route 29 North exit. Take Liberty Blvd. to Route 29. Turn right onto 29. Follow as above. OR: From the intersection of Routes 23 and 252 in Valley Forge NHP, drive west on Route 23 for 2.9 miles to Whitehorse Road on east side of Phoenixville. Turn left onto Whitehorse Road and drive 3.0 miles to Rees Road. Turn left and follow as above.
Leader: Ingrid Cantarella-Fox cell: 484-432-2150
6:30 pm: 30 Years of Bird Counts
June 27, 2019 –
Valley Forge Audubon Society had been conducting Spring and Christmas bird counts for 30 years! Join Vince Smith and Rick Keyser as they present an overview of the data that have been collected during the counts and the trends being seen in our local bird populations.
Meet in the Classroom at John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove for this exciting event. Click here to RSVP for your spot!
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