2019 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Our list of 2019 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 UPDATED SCHEDULE: 2019 SCHEDULE

Saturday, April 27th – 11th Season Kick-Off  –  Led by the Walk Saint Clair! Committee A group walk around town will begin at 11:00 am at the Historical Society led by the Walk Saint Clair! Committee.

Wednesday, May 8th  –  Love a Tree Walk  –  Led by Deb Davis  –  begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.  .  Springtime is a wonderful time to see all of the trees in bloom.  We’ll take a walk and hug a tree, unless it’s on someone’s property.

Wednesday, May 22nd  –  Saint Clair – Naturally!  –  Led by Porcupine Pat  –  begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society  –  Spring is beautiful in Saint Clair and an abundance of wildlife from plants, birds, and animals share space with our community.  This is a two mile easy walk to enjoy the scenes and the nature of Saint Clair.

Saturday, June 8th  – Southside Scramble – led by Deb Davis – begins at 11:00 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

Tuesday, June 18thth – Cemetery Ridge Ramble  –  led by Deb Davis – begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.  We’ll walk up Lawton St. to the cemeteries and follow McCord Avenue to the Wooden Keg and home.  Moderate in difficulty 1.5 miles.

Tuesday, July 9th   –  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.

Thursday, July 25th – Mill Street Jaunt – led by Deb Davis – 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.

Saturday, August 3rd  – Walk Around Town  – led by Deb Davis  begins at 10:00 am at Admiral Boone Park.  We’ll take an over 2 mile walk “around” the town.

RESCHEDULED FROM BEING RAINED OUT  Wednesday, August 14th  –  I Went to a Garden Party in…. 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.

CANCELLED  Wednesday, August 14th  –   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 items on a clipboard.  Where are they?!  If you find them all, your name will be entered to win a local restaurant gift certificate.  

Monday, August 19th  – 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 check out all of the new developments going on at Woodland Terrace and venture down Hancock.

Thursday, September 5th  –  Extreme Reverse Cemetery Ridge Ramble  –  begins at 6:30 pm at the Historical Society.  We’ll take the cemetery walk in the opposite direction.  We’ll venture down to the Wooden Keg and take McCord Avenue to Lawton.

Thursday, September 12th  –  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.

NEW DATE: Monday, September 30thth – Zig Zag Saint Clair!  led by Deb Davis begins at 6:00 pm at Admiral Boone Park.  We’ll wind our way through the back streets of town zigging and zagging from one street to another.

NEW DATE: Wednesday, October 9th  –  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.

Saturday, October 19th  –  Dash and Dine  –  led by Deb Davis  –  begins at 11:00 am at the Historical Society.  We’ll take a quick walk around town and venture over our newest local restaurant, Region, for a light lunch.  Please RSVP a week before in order for us to make reservations.  Gluten free options will be available.

CANCELLED  Thursday, 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 16th – Mid-November Mystery Trek – led by Deb Davis – begins at 11 am at the Historical Society.  Pick a card and determine our destination.

Sunday, December 1st  –  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.

December 1st – Final day to accumulate miles.

Thursday, December 5th – Walking logs due.

Saturday, December 14th  –  9th Annual Christmas Walk – The walk begins at 6 pm at the Historical Society.  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 email and mail.         

 

CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK FOR UP-TO-DATE GROUP WALK MILEAGE.  2019 Mileage