Saturday, August 1, 2015

Tyler Arboretum

PARKS
Tyler Arboretum
Nearby Venues
  • Salad Stop
  • On A Roll Restaurant Co
  • Vinnie's Place
  • Court Diner
  • Plumstead Inn
  • Primo Hoagies
  • The American Cafe
  • Pinocchio's Restaurant
  • Peking/Tokyo
  • Margaret Kuo's Peking
515 Painter Rd. Media, PA 19063
610-566-9134
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
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      Butterfly House
    • Saturday, August 1, 2015
    • This 1,400-square-foot exhibit houses a wide variety of native butterflies in all stages of life, along with extensive plantings that feed both butterflies and caterpillars.
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      Summer Bird Walks
    • Wednesday, August 5, 2015
    • With acres of unbroken forest interior, Tyler is recognized by the Pennsylvania Audubon Society as an "Important Bird Area" site. Join experienced birders Richard Brenner and Dick Cloud as they search for summer residents and discussthe relationship between birds and their habitats. Both beginners and experts welcome. Bring bird guides and binoculars.
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      Botany By Boat
    • Sunday, August 9, 2015
    • Kayak around Lake Nockamixon while learning about the plants that grow along the shore.
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      Teeny Tiny Trackers
    • Monday, August 10, 2015
    • This nature program for young children includes an outdoor walk paired with an indoor activity.
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      Garden Sprouts
    • Tuesday, August 11, 2015
    • "Garden Sprouts" programs feature stories, crafts and hands-on activities to introduce kids to plants and gardening.
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      Toddlers in Nature
    • Wednesday, August 19, 2015
    • Young children and their favorite adults can enjoy stories, themed activities and time in nature together.
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      Butterfly Festival
    • Saturday, August 22, 2015
    • Visitors can learn about the life cycle of the butterfly, get tips on creating a butterfly-friendly garden, play games and work on craft projects. Green Partner's Farm Explorer, a hands-on farm on wheels, will be on site to provide visiting children with an interactive insect learning experience, and gourmet pizza will be available for purchase from the Pizza Wagon.
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      Historic Lachford Open House
    • Sunday, August 23, 2015
    • Enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at Tyler's historic homestead. Originally built in 1738, Lachford Hall represents over two centuries of residence by the Minshall-Painter-Tyler family. Today, guests can see the home while learning about the people who once inhabited it.
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      Twilight Hikes
    • Saturday, August 29, 2015
    • Experience the magic of Tyler's natural areas at twilight. Guide Dick Cloud and Tyler staff will share points of special interest and seasonal highlights while leading a brisk hike. Participants should bring flashlights and wear shoes suitable for uneven terrain.