2017 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Our list of 2017 group walks is complete.  Please check back for additional walks or changes to the schedule.  All walks will be held rain or shine.  In the event of thunderstorms or extreme weather, we may cancel or reschedule.

Each walk will last at least 1 hour.  Please make sure you dress appropriately for conditions and bring water to keep yourself hydrated, especially during the summer months.

 CLICK ON THE LINK FOR A PDF VERSION OF THE SCHEDULE:  2017 SCHEDULE

Wednesday, April 26th – 9th Season Kick-Off  –  Led by the Walk Saint Clair! Committee – A group walk around town will begin at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society led by the Walk Saint Clair! Committee.

Wednesday, May 10th  –  Springtime in Saint Clair!  –  led by Deb Davis  –  begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.  We’ll wind our way through the back streets of town to enjoy the sights of the season.

Wednesday, May 17th – Tree-mendous Tree Trek – led by Porcupine Pat begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.  Spring is beautiful in Saint Clair and a number of trees will be in bloom.  This is a two-mile easy walk to enjoy the many varieties of trees in our community.

Saturday, May 27th – Southside Scramble – led by Deb Davis – begins at 10:00 am at Admiral Boone Park.  Our Spring venture will take us through town and down through the industrial park and back.  Be prepared for an almost 3-mile scramble

Saturday, June 3rd  – Walk Around Town  – led by Deb Davis  begins at 10:30 am at Admiral Boone Park.  We’ll take an over 2 mile walk “around” the town.

Wednesday, June 14th – Woodland Terrace Hike – led by Deb Davis – begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.  The hike features a slow jaunt half-way up the Gun Club Hill and turning left to the Woodland Terrace Development. We’ll stop and visit at Judy’s backyard wild life habitat certified by the Natural Wild Life Federation. The site provides four basic habitat elements needed for wild life to thrive: food, water, cover and a place to raise young.  We’ll then venture through the development and around the cul-de-sac.

Wednesday, June 21st  –  Northern Exposure  –  led by Roland Price  –  begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society. The north side of town has seen much action with new businesses.  Let’s head north and check it out.   We’ll then travel to Home Depot and head home.

Wednesday,  July 12th  –  Summer Stroll – led by Deb Davis –  begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.   Take a mile trek through town and enjoy the beautiful sights of summer.

Wednesday, July 19th  –  Tour la Jardins de Saint Clair  –  led by Porcupine Pat  – begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.  Our borough has a French namesake and is exceptionally beautiful in mid-summer with thanks to our neighbors who love gardening.  Join us for a two-mile tour to appreciate both flower and vegetable gardens in our community.

Wednesday, August 2nd – Odd Fellows Cemetery Walk  –  led by Roland Price – begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.  We’ll walk up Lawton St. to the Odd Fellows Cemetery and follow McCord Avenue to the Wooden Keg and home.  Moderate in difficulty 1.5 miles.

Wednesday, August 16th  –  Stuffed Animal Scavenger Hunt  –  led by Porcupine Pat  –  begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.  A walk for all ages!  “Porcupine Pat” leads you on a two-mile trek in search of a dozen critters.  Where are they?!  If you find them all, your name will be entered to win a local restaurant gift certificate or two.

Wednesday, August 30th – Mill Street Jaunt – led by Roland Price – begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.  We’ll head north to the electric transfer station on North Mill St. and walk south to the borough line on Caroline Avenue and then retrace our steps.

NEW DATE Thursday, September 7thth – Zig Zag Saint Clair!  led by Deb Davis begins at 6:30 pm at Admiral Boone Park.  We’ll wind our way through the back streets of town zigging and zagging from one street to another.

Wednesday, September 20th  –  Wee Ones Walk  –  led by Porcupine Pat  –  begins at 6:00 pm at the Historical Society.  Your “knee high to a bread box” youngster and you will join Porcupine Pat on this one mile sensory tour of Saint Clair.  We’ll learn to use our senses to explore nature in our neighborhood.

Wednesday, October 18th  –  Fall Frenzy  –  led by Deb Davis  –  begins at 5:45 pm at the Historical Society.  A jaunt around town will have us checking out pumpkins, fall leaves, and other treats.

Tuesday, October 31st – Spooktacularly Spooky Walk – led by Deb Davis – begins at 5:45 at the Historical Society.  We’ll venture around town checking out the spooky sights including all of the ghouls and goblins and then venture up to the cemeteries for a truly spooky walk.  Feel free to show up in costume.

Saturday, November 11th – Mid-November Mystery Trek – led by Deb Davis – begins at 11 am at the Historical Society.  Pick a card and determine our destination.

Sunday, November 26th  –  Pre-Tree Lighting Trek  –  led by Deb Davis  –  begins at 4 pm at 414 E. Hancock St.  We’ll start our walk with some hot chocolate and venture around town and end at the annual tree lighting.

Thursday, November 30th – Final day to accumulate miles.

Monday, December 4th – Walking logs due.

7th Annual Christmas Walk – TBA  Follow us on a joyous walk through town as we enjoy the seasonal decorations and each other’s company while taking a break from the hustle and bustle of the holiday season

Closing Ceremony – Participants will be notified by mail.      

 

    

Keep checking back for an updated schedule and additional information

CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK FOR UP-TO-DATE GROUP WALK MILEAGE.  2017 Mileage

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