2-11-2017 Winter Naturalist Walk & Talk

Jan 25, 2017 by

Join us for a winter walk in Glen Providence Park with Naturalist Chris McNichol, as he shows us the park through his eyes....

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2017 Schedule of Events

Jan 20, 2017 by

Mark your calendars for our 2017 monthly Friends of Glen Providence Park events, including nature walks, volunteer...

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Christmas Bird Count 2016

Jan 8, 2017 by

Conditions were a bit challenging for our sixth Christmas Bird Count (CBC) in Glen Providence Park – it was freezing...

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80 Years of Fishing

Aug 3, 2016 by

Since it was created by the WPA in 1936 for fishing and skating, the pond in Glen Providence Park has seen its fair share of fishing,...

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Concert Recap: Frog Holler

Jul 11, 2016 by

For the first performance of our 2016 Summer Concert Series, Friends of Glen Providence Park welcomed the Rock-Indie-Bluegrass sounds...

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RAIN DATE: 7-17-2016 John Flynn & 5th Anniversary Celeb...

Jun 17, 2016 by

For the second in four concerts in our 2016 Summer Performance Series, Friends of Glen Providence Park is delighted to present...

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Nature Walks & A History Talk

Jun 14, 2016 by

We have monthly nature walks (or volunteer days) in Glen Providence Park, year-round! We’ve documented our Spring Cleanups in March...

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7-10-2016 RAIN DATE Portrait Photography Workshop

Jun 10, 2016 by

Glen Providence Park is an ideal location for taking all sorts of photos, including portraits of friends & family. In this fun...

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6-25-2016 Frog Holler!

Jun 3, 2016 by

To kick off our 2016 Summer Performance Series, Friends of Glen Providence Park is delighted to present Frog Holler for an afternoon...

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2016 Summer Performance Series!

May 25, 2016 by

It’s one month to the start of our 2016 Summer Performance Series in Glen Providence Park! We are delighted to present our fifth...

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5-7-2016 Spring Bird Walk

Apr 28, 2016 by

Join us for a bird walk in Glen Providence Park during spring migration! We’ll look for warblers and all sorts of other migrants –...

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2016 Schedule of Events

Jan 30, 2016 by

Mark your calendars for our 2016 Friends of Glen Providence Park events, including nature walks, volunteer...

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1-30-2016 Winter Tree Mapping!

Jan 26, 2016 by

Join us as we explore the amazing variety of trees in Glen Providence Park, which was dedicated as an Arboretum in 1935. We will...

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Concert Recap: Jean Therapy

Sep 9, 2015 by

Immediately following the park’s 80th Anniversary Celebration, the invitingly intimate outdoor venue of the vintage stage at...

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9-13-2015 Let There Be Rock School!

Sep 7, 2015 by

For the final of four concerts in our 2015 Summer Concert Series, Friends of Glen Providence Park is excited to present a youth...

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8-8-2015 Stream Life Exploration for Kids!

Jul 24, 2015 by

Join us for Stream Life Exploration in Broomall’s Run! Media Providence Friends School science teacher Holly Hoffmann will lead...

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Monthly Nature Walks in 2015

Jul 21, 2015 by

We have monthly nature walks (or volunteer days) in Glen Providence Park, year-round! We’ve documented our Winter Bird Walk in...

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Concert Recap: Blackbird Society Orchestra

Jun 12, 2015 by

It was a fantastic concert to kick off our Summer Concert Series in Glen Providence Park on Saturday, June 6 with 1920’s Hot Jazz...

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6-7-2015 Tree Walk

May 29, 2015 by

Join us for a tree walk in Glen Providence Park, in the 80th anniversary year for this Bird Sanctuary and Arboretum! We will be led by...

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Scouts in Glen Providence Park!

May 27, 2015 by

Since Glen Providence Park was established as a bird sanctuary and arboretum in 1935, Girl and Boy Scouts have been a part of its...

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