Township Events

Winter History Hikes at Harmony Hill Nature Area

The winter history hikes at Harmony Hill Nature Area will take participants on an informative hike through the park that is approximately 1.5 hours long. Learn about Harmony Hill's interesting stone ruins, the old trolley line, as well as some of the park's geological and ecological characteristics. The hikes are offered for free and are suitable for all ages. Some sections of trail require uphill walking and feature uneven tread. Each hike is limited to one dozen (12) participants. Registration is required and can be done via the Township's online reservation portal. All hikes will begin at 2:00 PM at the 1200 Skelp Level Road upper parking lot for Harmony Hill Nature Area. Hikes will be offered on the following dates:

Saturday, February 11th, 2023 (2:00 PM)

Shaw's Bridge Park Tree Planting

The Township is seeking volunteers to help plant native tree seedlings at Shaw's Bridge Park on Saturday, April 15, 2023 at 9:00 am. Volunteers can register for this event on the Township's online reservation portal. Volunteers can park in the Shaw's Bridge Park parking lot at 274 S. Creek Road, West Chester, PA 19382. For questions about this event, please email Ryan Staiber, Property Steward.

Plum Run Preserve Tree Planting

The Township is seeking volunteers to help plant native tree seedlings at Plum Run Preserve on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at 9:00 am. Volunteers can register for this event on the Township's online reservation portal. Volunteers can park in the grass lot at 972 Tigue Road, West Chester, PA 19382, next to the intersection of Lenape and Tigue Roads. For questions about this event, please email Ryan Staiber, Property Steward.

2023 Trail Blazer Run

Save the date for the 2023 Trail Blazer Run: Thursday, June 8th at CCWA Paradise Farm Camps! Online registration will open on March 1, 2023.