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16th Annual 
Westmoreland 

Earth Day 2018

Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve
at Saint Vincent College

Build a Bluebird box! 

Join us on Tuesday, April 17 from 11-2 pm at the WPNR Learning Barn to build an Eastern Bluebird box to be installed on our trails. It's a great way to help the environment for Earth Month! No registration necessary, all materials provided, visit anytime during the workshop.

​​For more information contact Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve at (724) 537-5284

Visit Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve at Saint Vincent College at http://wpnr.org/home/

Visit Saint Vincent College ahttps://www.stvincent.edu


Check out these Earth Month events in your area!

Tire Recycling Event

Saturday, April 14 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Westmoreland Cleanways Recycling Center

113 Innovative Lane, Latrobe


The Westmoreland Conservation District's West Nile Virus Program is collaborating with Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling for this event. Every tire recycled during the event will be accepted for $1 off the regular fee schedule. The event is being held at Westmoreland Cleanways Recycling Center at 113 Innovative Lane, Latrobe. Groups cleaning up tires from illegal dump sites must register with the 2018 Great American Cleanup of PA to receive free tire recycling on April 14, 2018. Businesses are not eligible for the recycling discount.

Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve
April 10 Nature Play Day – Ages Birth – 2 years old FREE and no registration necessary
April 17 Bluebird Nest Box Making with the PA Game Commission 11 am – 2 p.m. FREE and no registration necessary

April 18 Tiny Wonder Time – Birds of a Feather – Registration at
www.wpnr.org


Keystone State Park

4/19 – Birding in the Digital Age, 10AM-12PM: Celebrate Earth Day by learning how to incorporate technology and citizen science into a fun outdoor activity. Bring your device of choice (phone, tablet, laptop, etc.) to the James Kell Visitor Center where we’ll go over how it can be a useful tool for birding.


 4/20 – Family Science Night: Earth Day Every Day, 5:30-7:30: Stop by the James Kell Visitor Center between 5:30 and 7:30 for fun family activities that show why the environment is so important and how you and your family can make Earth Day every day!

 For more information on these and other events at Keystone State Park, contact Jean H. Keene at jkeene@pa.gov or 724-668-2939.

Stay tuned for more events coming up during Earth Month!