COVID19 Update: The Interpretive Center is closed to the public until further notice. Read the latest statement here.

Summer Programs

Summer is the perfect time to dive into water – and learn about it, too! The Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center and our partners offer exciting programs for students and young adults interested in learning about our waterways and environment, and engaging with and serving our communities.

In lieu of in-person visits, the Interpretive Center is now offering virtual learning experiences.

Summer Field Trips

Complete the form below and someone from our staff will be in touch shortly to confirm your trip date and details.

Schuylkill Acts & Impacts

An Expedition to Inspire Watershed Action Our Schuylkill Acts & Impacts program engages students from communities within the Schuylkill River Watershed in a hands-on service-learning experience. Schuylkill Acts & Impacts 2021 Instead of the typical 7-day overnight camping excursion, this year’s program is modified to minimize COVID-19 exposure and transmission. We are recruiting students fromfour geographically […]

Internships & Fellowships

Summer or semester-long internships at the Fairmount Water Works are an excellent opportunity for college students and young adults interested in serving their community and our environment, or exploring careers in environmental protection and STEM fields.