Community Events

Freshwater Mussel Hatchery

Saturday, June 1, 2019 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

Head over to the Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center and experience a living science laboratory in action! Get a behind-the-scenes look at the life and times of a freshwater mussel, and enjoy a unique view of the ever-changing Schuylkill River habitat. The hatchery will demonstrate the ecological benefits of freshwater mussel restoration in improving the health of our waterways. 

More information here.