Programs

2022 PROGRAMS SCHEDULE
PRE-REGISTRATION REQURIED

CALL: 215-234-4528 or
EMAIL: greenlanepark@montcopa.org

Masks are now optional to wear inside all County buildings. Due to changing covid restrictions, please check our website or call for any changes the County may require. Guided Tours are by pre-reservation only.


"CREEK CRITTERS"

Saturday, August 13th at 1:00 p.m. 

Green Lane Park( 215)234-4528

Join us as we learn about the creatures that live in the moving waters of Perkiomen Creek.  We will use nets, pans and magnifying bug boxes to learn about these creatures and their adaptations for survival. 

Wear old sneakers or water-shoes, as we will be getting wet. This program is suitable for all ages, kids must be accompanied by an adult. The program is free, but pre-registration is required. Call (215) 234-4528 to reserve your spaces. Meet at Fly-fishing area (1023 Church Road, East Greenville, PA 18041)


"BUGS AND BLOOMS"

Saturday, August 27th at 1:00 p.m. 

Green Lane Park (215) 234-4528

Join us for an investigation of insect pollinators and their favorite nectar plants. We will be in search of bees, butterflies, beetles and all other sorts of amazing insects. Bring a camera or smart-phone to capture images of these 6-legged beauties and their host plants. Ages 9 to adult. Pre-registration required. Call (215) 234-4528.  Program will meet at Fly-fishing area of Green Lane Park (1023 Church Road, East Greenville, PA 18054). 


"TREE ID MADE EASY"

Saturday, September 10th at 10:00 a.m. 

Green Lane Park (215) 234-4528

Don’t know a birch from a beech? This program is a great place to start! We will use leaves, bark and other clues to identify native trees and shrubs that make southeast Pennsylvania home. Along the way, we will share some fun facts about some of the plants and their uses past and present. Program meets at Picnic Pavilion at Hill Road Day Use Area (2821 Hill Road, Green Lane PA 18054). Ages 9 and up, pre-registration required. Call (215) 234-4528 to reserve your spaces. 

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FALL FOLIAGE RAMBLE

Saturday, October 29th at 1:00 p.m. 

Green Lane Park (215) 234-4528 

Join us for a stroll on the beautiful Blue Trail as we investigate the wonders of fall leaves and their seasonal transformation. While we learn about how and why leaves change colors, we will cover some basic tree ID and other fun facts about forest ecology.  Meet at picnic pavilion, Hill Rd Day Use Area (2821 Hill Rd, Green Lane PA 18054). Ages 8 to adult, free, pre-registration required. (215) 234-4528. 

 

 HOLIDAY CRAFT WORKSHOPS

Saturday November 19th at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. 

Green Lane Park (215) 234-4528

Come to the park to create some festive holiday crafts to take home (or give as a gift). Participants can choose from a variety of craft projects including “Winsome Woodland Critters”, a centerpiece, wall-hanging, pine-cone wreath and more. We provide all the cones, nuts, pods needed to create your masterpiece from natural materials. NO previous crafting experience needed, our talented instructors can help you along the way. Bring a hot-glue gun, if you like (or borrow one of ours). Ages 12 to adult. Program fee of $ 10.00 per person. Spaces limited, pre-registration required. Call (215) 234-4528 and please specify which session you plan to attend. 


WATERFOWL WATCH

Saturday November 26th at 1:00 p.m. 

Green Lane Park (215) 234-4528

Grab your binoculars and join us to experience fall migration at the park. We will be searching for ducks, geese, swans and others at one of eastern Pennsylvania’s premier birding venues. We will travel by caravan to 3 different birding hotspots in the park.  Program meets at Tennis court parking lot (2298 Green Lane Rd, Green Lane PA 18054). Ages 12 to adult. Pre-registration required. (215) 234-4528. 


MORE HOLIDAY CRAFTS

Saturday December 3rd at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. 

Green Lane Park (215) 234-4528 

Come to the park to create some festive holiday crafts to take home (or give as a gift). Participants can choose from a variety of craft projects including “Winsome Woodland Critters”, a centerpiece, wall-hanging, pine-cone wreath and more. We provide all the cones, nuts, pods needed to create your masterpiece from natural materials. NO previous crafting experience needed, our talented instructors can help you along the way. Bring a hot-glue gun, if you like (or borrow one of ours). Ages 12 to adult. Program fee of $ 10 per person. Spaces limited, pre-registration required. Call (215) 234-4528 and please specify which session you plan to attend.

 

WATERFOWL WATCH

Saturday, December 10th at 1:00 p.m. 

Green Lane Park (215) 234-4528

Winter is coming, but fall migration is going strong. Grab your binoculars and join us to experience migration at the park. We will be searching for ducks, geese, swans and others at one of eastern Pennsylvania’s premier birding venues. We will travel by caravan to 3 different birding hotspots in the park.  Program meets at Tennis court parking lot (2298 Green Lane Rd, Green Lane PA 18054). Ages 12 to adult. Pre-registration required. (215) 234-4528.