There are amazing things that happen when you bring your class outside. Experts say that when students are exposed to environmental education they:
Riverbend Environmental Education Programs provide content that addresses Pennsylvania Academic Standards as well as Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
All Riverbend Educators are trained in Environmental Education and have completed clearances for working with children.
Alternate Location: Natural Lands Trust Preserve: Saunder's Woods
Riverbend field trips can be offered at our 30 acre nature preserve or Saunder's Woods, a 25 acre preserve also located in Gladwyne. Riverbend partners with Natural Lands Trust to offer Saunders' Woods. This experience can offer a more challenging experience for older students or students who have visited Riverbend in the past.
You may sign up by using our Online Registration Form
If you are interested in our Riverbend on the Road Program, please use our separate Riverbend on the Road Online Registration Form
FROM I-476 and I-76 Interchange
Take exit 16. Follow signs for Conshohocken, Rt. 23.At end of exit ramp go right at light. At second light go right onto Rt. 23 East. Pass through five lights. Turn right at sixth light, onto Waverly Road. Natural Lands Trust's Saunders Woods preserve will be on the right. If you get to Rock Creek Road, you have gone too far.
FROM GLADWYNE CENTER
Follow Rt. 23 West (Conshohocken State Rd). Turn left onto Waverly Road. Natural Lands Trust's Saunders Woods preserve will be on the right. If you get to Rock Creek Road, you have gone too far.
On June 4th seasonal ingredients star on plates and lively guest performers provide food for thought and conversation. Sponsorship opportunities are available now! Learn More.