North Coventry Township will be hosting the 11 th annual Coventry Woods Festival on Sunday May 19, 2019, from 1:00-5:00 PM at the Fernbrook Access of Coventry Woods, 1954 St Peters Rd. This festival is designed to recognize and celebrate North Coventry Township as a healthy community with healthy lands. The event will include food,
It is the mission of the North Coventry Parks and Recreation Commission to provide township residents and visitors with facilities and programs that offer recreation, resource management and education in order to enhance the quality of life in our township. View our Strategic Plan
Parks and Recreation Members
Jay Erb, Chairman (Email)
Steve Weil, Treasurer
The Parks and Recreation Commission meet at 7:30 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of each month.
The park is divided throughout the neighborhoods north/south between River Road/Schuylkill Avenue and East/West Main Street; and then east/west between South York Street and South Penn Street.
Our Annual Events
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Volunteers participate in a wide variety of projects including planting, weeding, mulching, habitat restoration, trash pickup, athletic and park facility repairs and painting, trail maintenance, and special events.
To volunteer with park projects, select this link and complete a “Friends of the Park” application. We will then add you to our email group notifying you of upcoming projects. We welcome both individual and group involvement.
Parks and Recreation News
AMPHIBIAN FRIENDS NEWSLETTER 2019 by Kim White Dear Amphibian Friends, While updating our newsletter I am home from school enjoying another snow day, but warm weather is soon to come so we better prepare for our twelfth year of helping the amphibians cross St. Peters and Wells Roads. Yes, with the help of all of
The Parks & Recreation Commission recently planted 6 Paw Paw trees at the Fernbrook Access of Coventry Woods and 3 Paw Paw trees at Kenilworth Park to reintroduce this native species into our park system. Want to know a little about Paw Paw? View this video https://youtu.be/W3-85vpDKEI
Pawpaw Trees Return to North Coventry Pawpaw trees (Asimina triloba) were planted at two North Coventry Parks, Coventry Woods and Kenilworth Park to reintroduce this native species back to the park habitat. The pawpaw is a small deciduous tree native to the eastern United States that produces a “custard-apple” type of fruit similar to a
READING, PA– Pennsylvania Game Commission officials today announced that epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) has been confirmed as the cause of death for the deer mortality event occurring in the northern Chester and southern Berks County area. Since Aug 29th, dozens of dead deer have been found in the affected area. Game Wardens continue to investigate