Upcoming Events

Guided Snowshoeing Trip at Bear Run Nature Reserve with Venture Outdoors

Blood Eagle Tattoo Benefit for the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy

South 21st Street Complete Green Street Project - Concept Design Public Meeting

Volunteers Needed for Stewardship Workday at Bear Run Nature Reserve

Stewardship Workday at Plain Grove Fens Natural Area

Guided Hike at Bear Run Nature Reserve with Venture Outdoors

Registration Open for Summer Science Camp, EYE Con

 



Guided Snowshoeing Trip at Bear Run Nature Reserve with Venture Outdoors
Feb. 19

Join Venture Outdoors for a guided snowshoeing trip through WPC's Bear Run Nature Reserve on Sunday, Feb. 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. WPC staff will share Bear Run's history as Venture Outdoors leads this moderate hike. The cost of this hike is $29, which includes snowshoe rentals. WPC members may sign up for the discounted rate of $22 by calling 412-255-0564. View full event details and register online with Venture Outdoors.
 



Blood Eagle Tattoo Benefit for the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
Feb. 19

You can support the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy by getting a tattoo on Sunday, Feb. 19 from 12-8 p.m. at Blood Eagle Tattoo, located in Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood. During Blood Eagle Tattoo's monthly fundraising day, 100% of proceeds will support WPC. Appointments will be scheduled on a first come, first served basis. Please call Blood Eagle Tattoo at 412-956-3364 with questions.
 



South 21st Street Complete Green Street Project - Concept Design Public Meeting
Feb. 28

Learn about plans to transform South 21st Street with trees, grasses, bioswales and pedestrian improvements during a public meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 6 p.m. hosted at The Brew House. WPC will present concept designs and seek feedback from you, your friends and neighbors to help inform the final design. Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is not required. For more information, please email us at 21street@paconserve.org.
 


 

Volunteers Needed for Stewardship Workday
March 18

Assist WPC staff with spring trail maintenance during the first stewardship workday of the year at Bear Run Nature Reserve in Fayette County. Volunteers will meet at 9 a.m. in the reserve's parking lot. To learn more or to register, please contact Andy Zadnik, director of land stewardship, at 412-586-2318 or azadnik@paconserve.org.
 


 

Stewardship Workday at Plain Grove Fens Natural Area
March 23 and 30

Join WPC staff at the beautiful Plain Grove Fens Natural Area in Lawrence County on Thursday, March 23 and March 30 at 10 a.m. Volunteers and staff will remove decking from two bridges, among other tasks to improve the natural area. To learn more or to register, please contact Andy Zadnik, director of land stewardship, at 412-586-2318 or azadnik@paconserve.org.
 


 

Guided Hike at Bear Run Nature Reserve with Venture Outdoors
March 25

Join Venture Outdoors for a guided hiking trip through WPC's Bear Run Nature Reserve on Saturday, March 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. WPC staff will share Bear Run's history as Venture Outdoors leads this moderate hike. WPC members may sign up for the discounted rate of $8 by calling 412-255-0564. View full event details and register online with Venture Outdoors.

 



Registration Open for Summer Science Camp, EYE Con
June 19-22

Register your budding scientist for EYE Con, a four-day summer camp at Jennings Environmental Education Center in Butler County for 10th through 12th grade students. Students will conduct hands-on investigations with scientists and learn about conservation in a changing climate, all while hiking and exploring the outdoors. Space is limited, so register today.