Dates TBA. Call (570) 575-3927 for more information. Explore the science behind growing healthy foods and learn how schools can build, use, fund and gain support for traditional and non-traditional schoolyard and community gardens as resources.
July 15 – 19, 2019. Examine the influence of science, economics, politics, culture and social interactions on food, endangered species, energy and natural resources. Learn how to solve challenges that threaten our natural resources and human justice.
July 8 – 12, 2019. Learn how various citizen science projects can be used in hands-on learning inside and outside the classroom. Teachers will explore how students can create their own projects and get others to engage through global learning.
Meet Wednesdays, July 10 – Aug. 7, 6-9 p.m., this 5-week hands-on beekeeping class will examine the spring honey harvest, the behaviors and biological processes of honeybees during the height of the season, and the basic beekeeper interventions required to promote thriving colonies come fall.
Meet April 27, 2019, May 11 and 25, 2019 and June 8 at Eckel Family Pavilion and join hiking enthusiast Sharon Burke for four guided hikes in NEPA and tune into your natural surroundings.