Calendar of Events

Upcoming by Date

  • Green Ribbon Trail Race

    Race starts at 9:00 a.m.

    Challenge yourself on the beautiful Green Ribbon Trail. This 5-mile race is ideal for both experienced and new trail runners. Runners will start at Parkside Place Park and follow the Green Ribbon Trail downstream and finish back at the Park’s pavilion for the award ceremony and brunch.

  • Family Friendly Hike with Susan Charkes

    10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

    Celebrate fall at Four Mills: enjoy the beauty of the autumn woods while sharpening your nature-sighting skills and encouraging creativity and curiosity.  Susan Charkes, naturalist and author  (Best Day Hikes Near Philadelphia; Outdoors With Kids - Philadelphia) will lead a family scavenger hunt on the trails along the Wissahickon.  A tree planting will follow. This short walk is perfect for families; all ages are welcome.

  • Evans-Mumbower Mill Open House

    1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

    Open House & Trail Walk
    Tour the Mill, then take a guided walk along the former race that fed the mill, to locate the remnants of the dam in the Upper Wissahickon. The walk will begin at 2:00 pm and last approximately an hour. Please wear sturdy shoes or boots!

    • Free; donations welcome
  • Short Film Premier - A Healthy Wissahickon: We All Have A Part to Play

    8:00 p.m. - Movie

    Join us for the Premier of a new short film about on our treasured Wissahickon Creek and hear from the filmmakers and a diverse group of experts about its history, the challenges it faces, and how YOU can be an active participant in making it a safer, healthier for the generations to come. Come early and meet your neighbors, see the film, and join a panel discussion about the many efforts underway to restore the Wissahickon to improve water quality, the aquatic ecosystem, and recreational use.