EAC Past News & EVENTS

  • Friday, March 15, 6:45pm; rain date Saturday Opalanie Park, 1422 St. Matthews Rd., Chester Springs, PA  19425 We have dancing woodcocks in West Vincent! These fascinating birds are only here for a short time – just to do their mating dance! Join us before sunset as we hike to their......

  • Opalanie Park, 1422 St. Matthews Rd., Chester Springs, PA 9:00am to 11:30am Rain Date: Sunday, April 7th Make West Vincent MORE Beautiful!Help baby trees.Create future forests.Protect our streams.Learn about nature. Care for and learn about nature! Meet in the parking lot of Opalanie Park. We will be caring for the......

  • All our invited to our EAC Book Discussion. Please join us even if you have not read the book. Light refreshments will be served. Local leaders in backyard habitat also will be present to answer questions and offer expertise. Monday February 12 – 7 PM West Vincent Township Meeting Room...

  • West Vincent Nature Club – Wild Tree Care – Opalanie Park, 1422 St. Matthews Rd., Chester Springs, PA  19425 – Saturday, March 2, 9-11:30am; rain date March 3 Make West Vincent MORE Beautiful!Help baby trees.Create future forests.Protect our streams.Learn about nature. Care for and learn about nature! Meet in the......

  • On January 22, 2024, Jeffrey Wagner, Senior Director of the PA Natural Heritage Program, gave a presentation about West Vincent’s three PA Natural Heritage Areas. This meeting was record and is available for your enjoyment here:...

  • West Vincent is blessed with three Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Areas. Jeffrey Wagner, Senior Director of the PA Natural Heritage Program will teach us about our state-designated natural heritage areas. Wednesday January 22nd – 7 PM West Vincent Township Meeting Room...

  • When: Saturday, May 11 (5:30p-6p), and Sunday, May 19 (1:30p-2p) Where:  Opalanie Park (1422 Saint Matthews Road) Lanceleaf coreopsis is a gorgeous sunny flower that blooms all summer – AND it is the West Vincent Environmental Advisory Council Pollinator Pitstop Plant of the Year. We are giving away 250 plants......

  • Sunday, May 19, 2024 from 2pm to 3:30pm Opalanie Park – 1422 St. Matthews Road Join West Vincent Environmental Advisory Council member Charlene Briggs for a foraging walk and learn about common backyard “weeds” & their food, medicinal & ecological value. The focus will be on plant identification, foraging basics,......