This week there are plenty of great events happening across the watershed to keep you busy. Join local parks and environmental centers to go fishing, line dance, go for a bike ride, and more! Check out our list of FREE events you might enjoy from Monday, May 16th through Sunday, May 22nd. You can also click over to the events tab at GoPhillyGo.org to find more upcoming events.
Ongoing - POOL: A Social History of Segregation
Head to Fairmount Water Works to check out their new exhibit about the history and legacy of segregated swimming pools in Philadelphia and beyond.
Tuesday at 7:00pm - Yoga on the Pier
Join Riverfront North for an evening outdoor yoga class at Pennypack on the Delaware. All ages and abilities are welcome!
Wednesday at 10:00am - Weekly Wednesday Clean Up
Join your neighbors to help clean up Tacony Creek Park. All tools and supplies will be provided, please register in advance.
Wednesday at 5:00pm - Wednesday Free Fishing
Go fishing at Bartram’s Garden! Equipment, bait, and basic instructions will be provided. First come, first served.
Wednesday at 6:00pm - Line Dancing Class
Show off your line dancing skills or learn some new ones at this hour long class. Please bring water and sneakers.
Friday at 8:00am - BirdPhilly Walk
Take a guided birding walk through Haddington Woods to see what migrating birds you can spot. Binoculars will be available to borrow.
Friday at 10:00am - Volunteer as a Greenhouse Gardener
Help the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education care for their plants and prepare for their plant sale. Tasks include pruning, watering, labeling and more.
Saturday at 10:00am - Cobbs Creek Parkway Safety Improvement Walk
Join Feet First Philly to explore the new Cobbs Creek Parkway traffic safety improvements, learn about what is planned for the future, and offer feedback. Tour will start at Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Center.
Saturday at 10:00am - Open Bike Shop
Swing by Bartram’s Garden for free bike rentals, and simple bike repairs. Please register in advance.
Sunday at 8:00am - Bird Tour with In Color Birding Club
Go for a morning bird walk at the Discovery Center hosted by In-Color Birding Club, a group aimed at making the outdoors welcoming and open to BIPOC individuals. All are welcome!
Sunday at 2:00pm - Healthy Walk with WeWalk PHL
Join a fun, supportive walking community for a spring walk at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge. No registration needed.