WTC WTC Volunteer Opportunities (Recurring) -- for miles on 11/07/2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am -- This project’s objective is to increase plant diversity and help preserve the native plants by removing non-native invasive plants. Wear long sleeves and pants, work gloves. Bring tools such as loppers, hand saws, pruners, shovels. All help is welcome and there is work for all levels: from pulling easy to remove honeysuckle vines, to sawing down linden viburnum. The walk to the worksite varies between 0.25 to 1.0 mile. Any questions, please contact Terri Tipping. Backup contacts are: Jim March and Mike Czupryna.
HIKING Thursday Hiking -- for 4 miles on 11/07/2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm -- Meet for hike start at 10:00 a.m. at Trail parking lot, Mt. Alverno Road. Half of the 4-mile route is paved and the remainder is an unimproved dirt trail over uneven terrain, but has no stream crossings. We will have a rest stop at Linvilla Orchard. DRIVING DIRECTIONS in addition to those indicated with the map: From North Wilmington: Head out Foulk Rd. (261) into PA about 6.5 mi. from Concord Pike. At road’s end turn slight right onto Concord Rd. In 1.23 miles, turn left on 452 and proceed 0.79 mi. to Mt. Alverno Rd. Turn right and continue per the map instructions. From PA Rts. 202 and 1 (Baltimore Pike), Concordville: Head north on Rt. 1 towards Media. At 6.29 miles turn right onto 452. Proceed 2.44 miles to Mt. Alverno Rd. just past the Hardware Store. Turn left and continue per the map instructions.