DINGMANS FERRY, PA — The Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), located at 538 Emery Rd., has several events coming up in April. It will hold its first farm-to-table dinner on Saturday, April 8, from 6 to 8 p.m. The cost is $25. Pre-registration is required.
NORTHEAST PA — SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education and Development Support) of Northeastern PA will issue a $1,000 scholarship to a college-bound high school senior (Pennsylvania resident) for the best essay based on the following questions:
NORTHEAST PA — The Northeast Pennsylvania Audubon Society is offering a free scholarship for an adult and child to attend family camp on an island in Maine the week of August 13 to 18. The camp is designed for families with children ages eight to 13 years old (children must be in this age range at the time of camp).
The coming of spring brings to thought a diverse variety of events to different people. For some of us, the first thing to come to mind is the appearance of daffodils popping out of the ground. For others, the song of spring peepers calling in the early evening from wetlands and marshes.
LIVINGSTON MANOR — The Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum (CFFCM) will recognize three fly fishing individuals from the area as “Catskill Legends” during a ceremony at the annual Catskill Legends Dinner sponsored by Roscoe Beer on the opening day of trout season, Saturday, April 1.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — Trout fishing season opens in New York State on Saturday, April 1. The Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum (CFFCM) will be hosting several openingday activities. This year’s theme is “Fly Fishing is for Everyone,” with an effort to welcome newcomers to the sport.
I recently signed up to receive email news bulletins from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC). One of the bulletins focuses on the important work done by DEC forest rangers, often with little public awareness of those activities.
Toward the end of February and the first few days of March, we had some mild weather with the temperature approaching 60° in some areas. Ice was completely gone or well on its way to being gone on most waterways, and I did a little hunting with eyes and ears for early frogs and salamanders.
As we enter the third month of 2017, it’s good to keep in mind how quickly time passes and how soon spring will be here. Connecting with the rising energy of spring is a great way to uphold those New Year’s resolutions for better physical and mental health.
LACKAWAXEN, PA — Feedback is being requested on the best way of proceeding to establish a community garden in Lackawaxen. A survey has been placed online at https://www.sur veymonkey.com/r/S67WZF6 to collect input from townspeople on the subject.