Celebrate Berks Water Week 2019

Posted by Lori Burkert on Thursday, August 01, 2019

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Every spring, I train volunteers through the Penn State Extension Master Watershed Steward program on the role of geology and soils in our watersheds, and have seen first-hand how important community involvement is in protecting our watersheds. With that in mind, I wanted to share the Berks Water Week activities as further opportunities to get involved.

Berks Water Week, hosted by the Penn State Extension Master Watershed Steward program, will take place from August 3rd through August 10th, 2019. Events are scheduled throughout Berks County to help educate and raise awareness to protect our watersheds.

Berks Water Week Events:

Date Event
8/3/19 | 10A Knee deep in the creek - Berks County Heritage Center
8/4/19 | 11A Wonderful world of water day at the Reading Public Museum with planetarium shows
8/4/19 | 6P SUP float & concert series - Grings Mill
8/6/19 | 6P Community drum circle with Earth Rhythms in Nolde Forest
8/7/19 | 1P Creek critters & chemistry - Nolde Forest
8/8/19 Creek study with the Robesonia Library
8/8/19 Macroinvertebrate Mayhem at Cacoosing Creek Park

For more information on how to get involved in Berks Water Week or to join the Watershed Steward training program, contact Karin Wulkowicz, Penn State Extension/Berks County Master Watershed Steward Coordinator, at 610-378-1327.

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