Friluftsliv…Shinrin-yoku…Forest Bathing: The Language of Getting Out in Nature

July 16, 2019 by Beth Seibel

Friluftsliv! Shinrin-yoku? What?! These are Scandinavian and Japanese terms, respectively, expressing the benefits of getting out in nature.

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Frick Park After Dark: Meditation and Relaxation

July 9, 2019 by Beth Seibel

Join us this Friday, July 12, 2019 for a relaxing evening of meditation, mingling, food and music!

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Summer 2019 Parks Events

May 30, 2019 by Pittsburgh Parks

SUMMER 2019 PARKS EVENTS

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Explore Solutions for Plastic Waste with New Events at the Frick Environmental Center

May 8, 2019 by Carya Cornell, Brian Nath, and Maureen Olinzock

As the cold of Winter breaks and the joys of Spring begin to blossom, opportunities abound to enjoy your local parks. Get outside and start your...

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Leave No Trace: Preserving Nature While Hiking

April 26, 2019 by Lauren DiCenso

Leave No Trace: Preserving Nature While Hiking

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Frick Park to Host Two-Day Earth Day Celebration April 26-27

April 22, 2019 by Alex Johnson

At the Frick Environmental Center, preparations are well under way for our celebrated two-day Earth Day event. This year’s Earth Day celebration will...

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Worm Composting Gets New Display At The Frick Environmental Center

April 10, 2019 by Alex Johnson

At the Frick Environmental Center, we rely on a slimy critter to help us reduce our waste and fertilize our gardens: worms!

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There's Still Time To Speak Up For Parks During The Parks Listening Tour

April 2, 2019 by Pittsburgh Parks

Right now, the City of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy are taking on a citywide initiative called the Parks Listening Tour. The...

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Meet Just A Few Of Our Favorite Trees

March 20, 2019 by Lauryn Stalter

At this time of year, tree buds are just waiting to put on their colorful spring show. 

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