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.
Join the Lacawac team!
We are seeking a part-time educator for the spring field strip season and who loves the outdoors and working with children, with excellent teaching, organizational and interpersonal skills to fill the part-time position of Seasonal Environmental Educator.
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Registration Now Open for Summer Day Camps
For more information or to register your child visit our summer camp page.
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