Outdoors

Butterfly Lifestyles

by on June 24, 2017

Join our Special Guest Presenter, Mary Ann Borge, of Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve, for this captivating program on Butterflies! Learn about the lifestyles of some of the common and uncommon butterfly species that make their home in the Delaware Valley. We’ll look at several butterfly species that may be seen…

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Yoga Hike!

by on June 10, 2017

Did you know that we offer a Yoga Class every Thursday, at 7:30pm? This awesome class is led by Joe & Deb Eaker. Today, we will take Yoga to the Trails with Joe & Deb! Participants in this program will get to enjoy the beauty of Nature while engaging in…

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Intro to Kayaking Class

by on June 10, 2017

Intro to Kayaking Classes Saturdays, May 13th, June 10th,  July 8th, August 5th, & September 9th,  from 9 to 11:30am. Join SLNC Kayaking Instructor, Wm. Roger Clark, for another awesome kayaking season! The Intro to Kayaking Class is informative and fun for beginners and those looking to improve paddling skills. Before…

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Awesome Amphibian Frog Slog

by on May 20, 2017

Amphibians abound at the Silver Lake Nature Preserve! Frogs, Toads, Salamanders and more live in and around the waters of this special place. Join our team of naturalists as we enter the waters of the preserve to catch and learn more about these mysterious creatures. (Be prepared for wet and…

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Intro to Kayaking Class

by on May 13, 2017

Intro to Kayaking Classes Saturdays, May 13th, June 10th,  July 8th, August 5th, & September 9th,  from 9 to 11:30am. Join SLNC Kayaking Instructor, Wm. Roger Clark, for another awesome kayaking season! The Intro to Kayaking Class is informative and fun for beginners and those looking to improve paddling skills. Before…

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Wonderful Wetlands Walk!

by on May 6, 2017

Learn about the wonderful wetlands that help to make Silver Lake Nature Center such a special place! Families, individuals, all ages welcome! Fee per person: $8 Members; $10 Non-members.  

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Exercise Walk at the Park!

by on April 29, 2017

Enjoy the beautiful Preserve with us today while learning how to start and maintain a personal fitness program on the Nature Trails! Families, individuals, all ages welcome! Fee per person: $8 member; $10 non-member.  

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Earth Day (Every Day) Open House! FREE!

by on April 22, 2017

On this special day of Nature celebration, we are opening all the doors of the Silver Lake Nature Preserve for a FREE open house! If you ever wanted to learn more about Silver Lake, today is the day.  One of the many fun things planned for this day is a hike deep…

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Earth Day Work Day

by on April 22, 2017

Saturday, April 22 – Earth Day- Work Day, 9 am – 2 pm. Celebrate the Earth by helping to clean her up!! We will pick up litter and debris that has collected in and around Magnolia and Silver Lakes and the channel that connects them. Wear clothes that can get wet…

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Now Hiring!

by on April 19, 2017

The Friends of Silver Lake is now hiring a Full-time Environmental Educator/Summer Camp Director. Posted 4-19-17. Environmental Educator-Summer Camp Director Job Posting    

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