After a series of site evaluations and assessments of the Interpretive Center after Hurricane Ida, executive director Karen Young shares an update of the status of our Center and our newest exhibition POOL: A Social History of Segregation. Click here to read the full statement.
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Diving into eeBLUE: Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center Partners with Concilio to Offer Watershed STEM Education

Though the Interpretive Center has been closed for months, we have continued to secure funding so that our team can continue to provide high-quality experiential learning programs for youth and young adults!

We’re excited to be one of 29 environmental education organizations nationwide to be awarded a Watershed STEM Education Grant from North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the U.S. Department of Education, to offer “The Future Watershed Steward Program” in partnership with the Council of Spanish-Speaking Organizations of Philadelphia (Concilio), a 21st Century Community Learning Center.

Download the full press release (PDF).