Help Friends of the Wissahickon Dig in to National Public Lands Day – Sept. 28

Sign-up for this Super Fall Service Day at Thomas Mansion

   In recognition of National Public Lands day, join Friends of the Wissahickon (FOW) on Sat., September 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for planting at Thomas Mansion Your hard work will beautify this historic park location. Meet at 9 a.m. at the Wissahickon Environmental Center (WEC) Tree House (300 W. Northwestern Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19118).

Service days are open to the public. Registration is recommended in case of cancellation. Workdays will be cancelled in the event of heavy rain, thunder and lighting, high winds, etc. Visit FOW’s Facebook page or the Upcoming Service Days page for updates. Cancellations will be posted by 8 a.m. on the day of the event.

Join FOW for its next Super Saturday Service Day on Saturday, Nov. 10. It’s Fall Your Park Day and volunteers are needed at two planting locations: Mt. Airy Avenue and Summit Avenue Trails. Both start at 9 a.m. and meet at WEC’s Tree House.

For more information contact FOW Volunteer Coordinator Shawn Green at