Our fearless leader has been named the 2015 Livingston County Boypower Distinguished Citizen by the Iroquois Trail Council of the Boy Scouts of America! As an Eagle Scout (one of 5 in his family), the Boy Scouts have been a significant part of his life, and now they are honoring him at this year's Boypower Dinner on May 28th. Click here for details about the award and how to reserve a seat at the dinner.
Life Matters is in full swing! Rick spent some time with our African friends while in Tanzania- check out the video! Speaking of videos, the LM Facebook page
will soon share its first interview about how life matters to you. It also has info on this summer's Memorial Marcy Hike (a hike to honor loved ones who have passed) and the upcoming May JOI Free Hike through the bluebells (open to all!). If you are interested in getting these updates in your newsfeed, "like"
the Facebook page for the latest news. Let's Do Something Together!
It is a long way off, but we want to be sure you mark your calendar for this year's PPS Reunion. It will be the biggest one yet- we're inviting ALL past participants to join us in celebrating all the joy the outdoors has brought us. Come share your story as part of the Life Matters interview series, and enjoy a weekend full of great adventures- paddling at Mendon Ponds, hiking the Lehigh Valley Trail, and an evening of music after the fun-filled reunion lunch. Contact us for details!
We are going in search of the Dalai Lama on a trek through northern India! Join us as we visit Dharamshala, the seat of the exiled Tibetan government, and hike in the western Himalayas. There is also the opportunity to volunteer with the Tibetan refugees! This trip offers unsurpassed natural beauty, spiritual enlightenment, and adventure like no other. Contact the office for more details!
Rick, Marcia, and some friends explored the birthplace of humanity during the first PPS trek through this African country. They visited our ancient ancestor Lucy, Queen of Sheba's palace, 1500ft waterfalls, the Ark of the Covenant, and mysterious rock-hewn churches. Check out the video of their adventures and read the daily details on the trip's live updates!