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 2014 River of the Year Events 2014 River of the Year Events
February 26, 2014 - December 31, 2014
The Schuylkill River has been named the Pennsylvania 2014 River of the Year! We've compiled a list of events happening throughout the year, up and down the river, in celebration of this statewide honor. This list will be updated regularly, so check back often!
2014 River of the Year
  Schuylkill Banks Riverboat Tours
May 29, 2014 - November 1, 2014
Experience the Lower Schuylkill by riverboat! Schuylkill Banks offers two different tour options from May through October: the one-hour fun and fact-filled Secrets of the Schuylkill Tour; and the cruise to Bartram's Garden with a two-hour tour of the home and gardens of America’s first great botanist.
Philadelphia 2014 River of the Year
 Railroad Day at Valley Forge National Park Railroad Day at Valley Forge National Park
November 1, 2014
11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Train Station at Washington's Headquarters. Learn about the history of transportation along the Schuylkill River Valley, the development of railroad transportation in America and it's impacts of Valley Forge, and celebrate the popularity of model trains.
French & Pickering Valleys
 Fragile Freedoms at Hopewell Furnace Fragile Freedoms at Hopewell Furnace
November 1, 2014
2 p.m. in the visitor center. FRAGILE FREEDOMS is a play written and acted by international playwright Christine Emmert. Just in time for Election Day, this one woman play celebrates the victories of the early women’s suffrage movement. Staged in the park’s visitor center theater. Free.
French & Pickering Valleys
  Backpacking the Appalachian Trail
November 1-2, 2014
The end of summer only means the beginning of backpack season. With the cooler temperatures a nice walk through the woods, followed by a hearty backpacker’s meal around a fire is just what the doctor ordered. See official website to register and for more details. Cost is $155 and includes meals, guided hikes, and transportation to and from trail head.
Perkiomen Valley Hiking or Walking
  A Taste of 18th Century: The Original Farm to Table Cooking
November 9, 2014
2 p.m. Join Daniel Boone Homestead Historic Interpreter Zachary Long for an interesting look at farm to table cooking. Discover where popular Pennsylvania foods originated, the different seeds and livestock that influenced Pennsylvania's culinary pallet, and the techniques and tools that were used during the 18th century.
Oley Valley
 DamNation Film Screening at Alvernia Univ. DamNation Film Screening at Alvernia Univ.
November 18, 2014
Please join us for a FREE community screening of the powerful film DamNation. The film examines on a national level the environmental impact of dams and the controversy that often surrounds the removal of obsolete dams.
Greater Reading 2014 River of the Year Add
 Movie: To the Arctic Movie: To the Arctic
November 25, 2014
6:30-7:30 Environmental Exploration Center at Angelica Park, 575 Bernardine St., Reading 19607. Take a never-before-experienced journey into the lives of a mother polar bear and her twin seven-month-old cubs as they navigate the changing Arctic wilderness. Captivating, adventurous and intimate footage brings moviegoers up close and personal with this family’s struggle to survive in a frigid environment.
Greater Reading Kid Friendly Activities
  Santa Steam Train Rides
November 29, 2014 - December 14, 2014
Take a ride with Santa on a steam locomotive on Saturday November 29th and Sunday December 14. Trains depart from the Minersville station at 11 a.m. and 1 and 3 p.m. and travel to West Cressona. Tickets available at the Minersville Borough Hall.
Coal Country Kid Friendly Activities Add