More than 200 people are ready for five days filled with adventure, history lessons, and beautiful river scenery during the 23rd annual Schuylkill River Sojourn. It arrives Sunday in Pottstown, on the way to Philadelphia.
The bike is supplied. A kayak is supplied. Even your lunch is furnished for the first Peddle and Paddle excursion Saturday from the Schuylkill Greenways office in Pottstown. Register by Friday.
It's yet another award for southeastern Pennsylvania's Schuylkill River Trail. It was just named to third place among 20 selected contenders in a contest to name the nation's most-favored riverwalks.
Area residents are being asked to volunteer just 5 minutes of their time in an important project to monitor the current health and quality of the Schuylkill River. Do it while walking the river trail.
The annual Ride for the River fund-raiser and the accompanying Can Jam musical festival are scheduled to begin today (Saturday, Sept. 28) with a 40-mile trek at 9 a.m. The music cranks up at 11 a.m.
The Perkiomen Township municipal building will be the venue for today's announcement for nine winners for $326,000 in grants to improve water quality in the Schuylkill River watershed.
The fourth annual "Ride for the River" benefit to raise funds for Schuylkill River Trail maintenance and operations is scheduled for Sept. 28. Two different treks of 16 and 35 miles are offered.
The public can be a part of bringing new art to a naturally beautiful place: the Schuylkill River Trail. Join the trail mural project for its second meeting, scheduled for March 20 in Pottstown.