Calendar

Jul
25
Wed
Bike Maintenance Class @ Lackawanna Heritage Valley Headquarters
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jul
28
Sat
Fidelity Scavenger Hunt on the Lackawanna River Heritage Trail @ Nay Aug Avenue Natural Play Area
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Come join the fun at the Nay Aug Avenue Natural Play Area! Fidelity Deposit and Discount Bank is sponsoring a Family Fun Day  including the following activities:

  • Scavenger Hunt with prizes for the top three greatest hunters.
  • Face Painting
  • Free Ice Cream from the Fidelity Ice Cream Truck
  • Kids activities

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Aug
4
Sat
Penn Division Explorer Train @ Steamtown National Historic Site
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm

D&H Penn Division Explorer

Special Train excursion from

Steamtown NHS to Gravity Slope in Archbald

   Saturday, August 4, 2018

Depart SNHS at 10 a.m.,  Arrive in Archbald at 11:40 a.m.

Depart Archbald 2 p.m.,  Arrive at SNHS at 3:30 p.m.

   To purchase tickets, please call  

     Steamtown National Historic Site at 570-340-5200

Your D&H Penn Division ticket includes:

  • Admission to Steamtown National Historic Site’s grounds and museums, opening at 9:00 a.m.
  • Learn about the history of the Coal Patch Towns from Scranton to Archbald.
  • Explore the remnants of the Gravity Slope in Archbald.
  • Walk to the Laurel Street Trailhead of the Lackawanna River Heritage Trail where you will have the opportunity to:
    • Support the Archbald Historical Society with the purchase of hotdogs, bottled water, and snacks.
    • Take a guided Nature Walk with local naturalist, Jane Frye.
    • Enjoy a Fly Fishing Demonstration with volunteers from Trout Unlimited.
    • Take a 45 minute guided bike ride on the LRHT with volunteer Ken Leibold. Bikes will be provided from the Lackawanna Heritage Valley BikeShare Program.

Please note—this is not considered a handicapped accessible train due to the stop in Archbald.  Visitors are encouraged to wear comfortable walking shoes.

 

Aug
11
Sat
Explorer Yoga on the Trail @ Blakely Borough Recreation Complex
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Stretch, breathe and hike at Explorer Yoga on the Trail on Saturday, August 11, at Blakely Borough Recreation Complex in Peckville. Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. with the program starting at 9 a.m.
Hilary Steinberg, owner and instructor of Jaya Yoga, in Clarks Summit, will lead a combined session of yoga and hiking along the trail. The program is open to people age 12 and older, and yogis of all skill levels are welcome to Explorer Yoga on the Trail!
Pre-registration is required by August 9. Yoga mats will be provided to all pre-registered participants. Email arogato@lhva.org to register.
Blakely Borough Recreational Complex is located at the intersection of Keystone Avenue and River Street in Peckville. Explorer Yoga participants should enter on the Keystone Avenue side of the park. For directions, click here.
For more information on Jaya Yoga, visit www.jayayogastudio.com.

Aug
18
Sat
Heritage Explorer Train to Carbondale’s Pioneer Days Festival @ Steamtown National Historic Site
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm