Upcoming Events

       WOSA Workdays at Sulzbacher Demonstration Forest

               Where:  3057 Big Creek Road, Clearville, Pa. 

                              look for large WOSA sign and a yellow gate a bit farther up the lane

                              follow the gravel lane up the hill; park beside other vehicles in the big hay field

           UPCOMING WORK DAY:  

               Reset Tree Tubes and Stakes
                Date & Time:  Friday, April 5  from 9am until noon
                What:  resetting 50-75 tree tubes that are leaning or on the ground

                Note:  bring your own lunch and water
                            bring:  work gloves, tree shovel, pruners and/or sledge hammer
                            jiffy john will be on-sites

              Spring Tree Planting

                Date & Time:  Monday, April 22  or  Monday, May 13  from 9am until early afternoon

                What:  planting 300 native tree seedlings & protecting them with tree tubes and stakes 

               Note:  WOSA will provide lunch

                             bring:  drinking water, work gloves, shovel, pruners and/or sledge hammer

                             jiffy john will be on-sites


         Mushroom Log Inoculation Workshop
For WOSA Members and their guests only

              Date & Time:  Saturday, March 23   from 10:30am - 3pm
               Where:  John & Joann Boggess's property

                              1681 Dunkard Hollow Road, Alum Bank

                              see Announcement for directions
               Costs:  $10 for WOSA members and $15 for Guests
               Note:   Reserve before Friday, March 15th to John Boggess -- text 724-331-6106 or e-mail


                          hands-on program where attendees will prepare shiitake mushroom logs to take home

                            please pay when you arrive on the day of the workshop

         Maple Syrup and Sugarhouse Tour
               Date & Time:  Sunday, April 7  at 2pm - 4pm
               Where:  Forester Seth Clapper's house

                               404 Woodbury Pike, Hopewell, PA

               Note:  view of a maple syrup operation 

                            dress for an easy 1/4 mile walk through a field of his sugarbush 

         Driving Tour of PGC's Habitat Projects on Will's Mountain
               Date & Time:  Thursday, April 25  from 9am - noon
               Where:  State Game Land 048

                               meet at the first parking area off of Paradise Road on SGL 048

                               entrance to Paradise Rd is off of SR 220; 10 miles south SR30 (Bedford) or

                                     5.1 miles north of Centerville
               Note:  high clearance vehicles is advised, but we will carpool from the parking lot
                           bring own picnic lunch - optional 

                           sorry there are no facilities available

         Tour of the Bureau of Forestry

         Followed by Sweet Root Natural Area Woods Walk and Picnic

               Date & Time:  Friday, June 14  at 9am - noon

               Where:  400 Chaneysville Cove Road, Everett, PA
               Note:   tour led by Dusty Feight, Forest Maintenance Supervisor

                            walk in Sweet Root Natural Area Woods after tour of facilities

                            optional picnic lunch afterwards (bring your own)

         Leisurely Walk among the Native Wildflowers
               Date & Time:  Saturday, July 13  at 9am - 11am
               Where:  Mike and Laura Jackson 

                               8621 Black Valley Road, Everett, PA
               Note:  more detail to come

         WOSA Potluck Picnic - SAVE THE DATE
WOSA Members and their guests only

              Date & Time:  Sunday, September 22  from 4pm - ?
               Where:  Fred and Cheryl Veith

                               near Buffalo Mills
               Note:  more details to come

                           WOSA will provide the meat; please bring a side dish, salad or dessert

     Woodland Owners of the 

     Southern Alleghenies