Movie Night at Mariton: The Wilderness World of Sigurd F. Olsen
Mariton Wildlife Sanctuary | Sat, March 09, 2019, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Join us for a screening of The Wilderness World of Sigurd F. Olsen, which portrays the life and spirit of a man who spent his career fighting for wilderness preservation. As a teacher, conservationist, and author, Olsen helped to create the Wilderness Act of 1964, protecting wild lands across the continent. This is a rescheduled event from last year, due to a snow cancellation. We’ll have popcorn and light refreshments.
Mariton is perched on the steep slopes of Bougher Hill overlooking the scenic Delaware River. A highlight of the preserve’s trail system is the River Lookout Trail, with an overlook of both the Delaware Canal and the Delaware River 300 feet below.
Mariton’s Nature Center includes a library, meeting space, and ADA restrooms, and is open by prior arrangement.
Please leave your four-legged friends at home.
Event is free. Registration required. Please complete and submit the secure, on-line registration form below to let us know you are coming, or call 610-353-5587 ext. 221.
Events may be cancelled due to inclement weather or low registration. In that case, we will make every effort to update our website and contact registrants. Note that we cannot offer refunds of paid registrations or ticket purchases, but rest assured that your donation will help us in our work to save open space, care for nature, and connect people to the outdoors.
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