PIAS Monthly Programs:
PIAS holds programs on the third Friday of each month (except for holidays) from September through June, excluding December and January. The meetings are held at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center, Room 112, 301 Peninsula Drive in Erie. They begin with a social gathering at 7 p.m., followed by a 7:30 program. Everyone is invited; you need not be a member to attend and enjoy the informative, educational and fun programs.
Field Trips and Activities
PIAS offers a variety of field trips which provide individuals with recreational and educational experiences throughout the year.
In addition, PIAS sponsors other annual activities including the
Allegany Nature Pilgrimage
Join in the fun and be sure to mark your calendar for
June 3, 4, 5, 2016
The pilgrimage has been made possible through the efforts of volunteers from these organizations since 1959:
PIAS May Program - May 20th
Tom Ridge Environmental Center, Room 112, 301 Peninsula Drive in Erie.
Program at 7 p.m., followed by a Social Gathering.
Travis Hammill - Utah, Eastern Grassroots Organizer for the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance will present the multi-media program Wild Utah: America's Redrock Wilderness." The presentation documents citizen efforts to designate public lands in southern Utah's spectacular canyon country as part of the National Wilderness Preservation System. This journey through redrock splendor invigorates and motivates viewers to participate in the movement to protect these unique lands and includes narration by Robert Redford.
Hammill will talk about recent developments in the work to protect this spectacular landscape.
Click images below for gallery view.
JUNE 17 - Picnic