Shaping the Next Generation of Earth Stewards
Five hundred fifty acres on the shore of Lake Wallenpaupack in the Northern Poconos, Lacawac Sanctuary is a mix between an environmental education center, nature center, and biological field station, provides visitors with an opportunity for outdoor education and exposure to a blend of diverse habitats including wetlands, open fields, forests, and lakes. To fulfill our mission of Research, Education and Preservation, Lacawac offers environmental education and public programs to the community, educating environmental stewards by communicating the core values of environmental responsibility, citizenship, inclusiveness, and the pursuit of knowledge; undergraduate research and research partnerships with a consortium of colleges and universities; and over 8 miles of hiking trails open to the public, free of charge, from dawn to dusk year-round.
Fall Newsletter and 2016 Annual Report Now Available!
Check out our newest edition of our Notes from the Forest Newsletter including our 2016 Annual Report, CLICK HERE TO READ THE NEWSLETTER
Holiday Tea and Tour
Saturday November 18th or Sunday November 19th
Lacawac’s historic 1903 Watres Lodge will be dressed for the upcoming Christmas season while you enjoy a variety of baked goods and finger foods with seasonal tea. Experience the beauty of this summer estate and hunting lodge with a guided tour. Register in advance – seating is limited. Cost: $25 per guest. Purchase tickets here!
2018 Corporate Sponsorship Program Announced
As a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, Lacawac relies on corporate sponsorships to fund operations as a vital part of its multi-faceted fundraising strategy, in combination with earned income. Become an Annual Corporate Sponsor for great community exposure, a major tax-deduction and perks for staff and clients. Or choose an a la carte investment: sponsor a Lacawac signature fundraising event. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION
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