Jr Conservation 2016-2017 Program

Jr. Conservation Workshop Series
with the South Fayette Conservation Group


Do you know why Miller’s Run is orange? What do wetlands have to do with improving our environment? What is a watershed? What can you do to improve the environment in your own backyard? Are there fossils hidden right beneath our feet?The South Fayette Conservation Group and South Fayette Township library have partnered to host an action-packed 8-day summer adventure exploring our local ecology and geology!

Who:  Students entering grades 4 – 7.
When & Where:  The program will be 8 days in length and will include classroom days at the South Fayette Library as well as 4 field trips. Transportation is not provided.
September 10  Classroom South Fayette Library
515 Millers Run Rd. Morgan, PA 15064
September 17 – Classroom South Fayette Library
October 15 – Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Meet at Main Entrance off Forbes
4000 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15213
October 22 – Fossil Cliff
Walker’s Mill Parking Lot Panhandle Trail
Closest Address: 22 Walker’s Mill Rd. 15106
April 8 – Classroom South Fayette Library
April 22 – Wingfield Pines
Meeting in the parking lot off Mayview Rd.
1541 Mayview Rd. Upper St Clair, PA 15241
April 29 – Classroom South Fayette Library
May 6 – Wetland
South Fayette Intermediate School
3640 Old Oakdale Rd. McDonald, PA 15057