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

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Schuylkill Acts & Impacts

An Expedition to Inspire Watershed Action Over the years, Schuylkill Acts & Impacts has engaged 15 students from communities within the Schuylkill River Watershed in a week-long service-learning program which includes a physical journey along the 120-mile Schuylkill River. This expedition involves a physical journey (by kayak and van) along the 120-mile Schuylkill River from […]

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.