You made it halfway through the week, and GoPhillyGo wants to help you plan an outdoor activity for the weekend. Events are happening at GoPhillyGo destinations all over the region, and you don’t need a car to get there. We made a list of some of our favorite events happening this weekend, and you can find even more on the GoPhillyGo Android app and mobile site. Double down on your commitment to a healthy environment, and use GoPhillyGo to get there sustainably!
International Migratory Bird Day at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge
Enjoy four separate guided bird walks, a plant walk, and help clear trails at their monthly stewardship event. Use SEPTA bus route 37 or the Route 36 Trolley to get here. Click here for directions and here to learn more!
Love Your Park Week starts this weekend, and if you weren’t able to get a spot at the cleanup you hoped to join, there’s still space at Bartram’s Garden Second Saturday cleanup. Just click here to register and fill out the waiver. Enjoy “Free Saturday Boating” from 11am to 3pm at Bartram’s Boathouse. Click here for directions!
Morning Yoga at The Discovery Center
Come join us May 11 from 10:30am to 11:30am for a morning of Nature Yoga! This will be a beginner level class led by Emile Sorger in partnership with the Yoga and Movement Sanctuary. Whether this is your first time or you are looking for a new place to try yoga, stop on by and enjoy a gorgeous view of the Strawberry Mansion Reservoir during the class! Click here for directions!
North American Migratory Bird Count at Silver Lake Nature Center
North American Migratory Bird Count. Saturday, May 11th, 5:30am – 6:30pm. Never been birding before? Here is an opportunity to learn while being actively involved in an important Citizen Science National Bird Census. No experience needed, participate for all or part of the day. Meet at 5:30am, 7:30am, 10am, or 1pm.
Pre-registration is required in order to participate. Event will take place at multiple locations. To register, scroll down, call 215-785-1177, or stop into the Visitors’ Building. Click here for directions!
Also Happening in the watershed this weekend…
Parks on Tap is at Columbus Square
Love Your Park Week 2019 kicks off this weekend with dozens of events across the city.
Spruce Street Harbor Park opens Friday, May 10