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Community Forest Dedication: Matson's Woods, Easton, PA

  • Alumni Hall, Northampton Community College 3835 Green Pond Road Bethlehem, PA, 18020 United States (map)

Old-Growth Forest Program & Community Forest Dedication of Matson’s Woods

An illustrated presentation at Northampton Community College on the value & history of old-growth forests by Greg Huber, followed by a dedication of Matson’s Woods at Louise Moore Park.

Sponsored by Northampton County Division of Parks & Recreation

Saturday, September 21, 2019

9:00 AM: Talk at Alumni Hall, Gates Center, North Entrance, Northampton Community College, 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem, PA

11:00 AM: Community Forest Dedication of Matson’s Woods, Louise Moore Park, West Side, 151 Country Club Road, Easton, PA (meet at the Park Office Farmhouse)

Only a few remnant old-growth forests exist in the US & Matson’s Woods is one of them! Join Greg Huber with the Old-Growth Forest Network & Jim Wilson with Northampton County Parks & Rec to learn about old-growth forests in general & Matson’s Woods in particular as we celebrate its inclusion as a Community Forest of the Old-Growth Forest Network!

This program is free-of-charge; however, registration is required. To register, call Jim Wilson at 610.829.6404 or send email to

Earlier Event: September 6
Talk: Wine on the Tree Terrace
Later Event: September 26
Sierra Club Webinar: Forests and Climate