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Cedars House Café

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Forbidden Drive just below Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, United States

April 2019

Lunch Bunch: America’s Got a Sweet Tooth with Linda Stern, MD

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cedars House Café, Forbidden Drive just below Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, United States
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Meet at Cedars House Café, Northwestern Ave. and Forbidden Drive. (GPS directions do not work for this site.) We all know that sugar is bad for us.  But why?  Are all sweeteners the same? What about artificial sweeteners? Meet at Cedars and pre-order a nutritious lunch.  We will then take a brisk walk to the covered bridge and back to get our heart rates up and our endorphins pumped! Over lunch we will discuss why we love sugar, and what…

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May 2019

Fun with Fabulous Fungi with Faith Watson

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cedars House Café, Forbidden Drive just below Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, United States
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Meet at Cedars House Cafe. We will explore the hills near Andorra Meadow and learn about the role underground fungi play in helping trees grow and communicate. You will also be introduced to the above-ground fruiting structures: knobs, buttons, shelves, cups, and umbrellas we all know as mushrooms. We will not be touching or eating the fungi, but this will make for a great photography adventure. Wear sturdy boots and be ready for some hidden magic! Level: Moderate. No dogs.…

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Mother’s Day Walkabout with Kris Soffa, PA Master Naturalist

May 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cedars House Café, Forbidden Drive just below Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, United States
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Meet at The Cedars House Cafe, Note: GPS is not accurate for this location In celebration of Mother’s Day come out and hike in The Wissahickon.  FOW preserves this gorgeous National Natural Landmark park in many amazing ways. As we hike you'll learn fun ways to participate and see examples of many of FOW 's sustainable projects. We'll hike a loop from the Cedar's House Cafe to the Covered Bridge and back, along the Orange Trail and Forbidden Drive. Distance: 2…

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