Start of Stateline Woods Run for Conservation - 2015


Looking for something new and exciting to do out on the land? Our special events are an opportunity to have a lot of fun with like minded folks while supporting land conservation efforts.

Looking for owl prowls, nature hikes, wild foraging, and other year-round outdoor activities? Visit our educational programs page for environmental and outdoor activities.

Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Join TLC and the community at SYRCL’s festival of inspirational films featuring adventures, challenges, and protection efforts related to the environment. Proceeds equally benefit Stroud Water Research Center and The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County.

When: Thursday and Friday, February 22 and 23, 2018, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Where: Chester County Historical Society; 225 N. High St., West Chester, PA 19380

How: Tickets are now on sale at Trailcreek Outfitters website!

Trail Creek Outfitters Trail Run Series
Stateline Woods Run for Conservation 5K/10K

Enjoying open space and conserved lands

Enjoying open space and conserved lands.

Run to support The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County.

Groups include 13 & under, 14 – 19, 20 – 29, and so on until 60+ for males and females. There’s also a free kid’s 1 km race for ages up to 12 years.

When: Saturday, May 12, 2018, at 10:00 AM

Where: Stateline Woods Preserve; 950 Merrybell Ln., Kennett Square, PA 19348

How: Browse categories and registration at

Visit to learn more about the entire Trail Creek Outfitters Trail Run Series. Full season passes are available at

Paddle Trip at Blackbird Creek Reserve

Canoe trip at Blackbird Creek

Canoe trip on Blackbird Creek/Photo: Eric Crossan

TLC has joined forces with Delaware Wild Lands and Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve (DNERR) to offer our members an exciting and unique opportunity to explore the beautiful Blackbird Creek in our neighboring Delaware River Watershed.

This event is FREE to TLC members and will fill up quickly. Spots are limited, so act fast! Canoes will be provided.

When: Saturday, June 30, 2018, 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Where: Blackbird Creek Reserve; 801 Blackbird Landing Road, Townsend, DE 19734

How: To register, email Rebecca Vermeesch of DNERR at, or call the St. Jones Reserve at 302-739-6377 with your name, phone number, email, ages of registrants, and TLC member ID number.

Dog Days of Summer

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Calling all dog lovers! Join TLC at Stateline Woods Preserve with your four-legged friends for an exciting evening of demonstrations, toys, treats, giveaways, hikes, and fun times in a beautiful, natural setting. The event features local shelters, adoptable pups, local vendors, and an agility play area.

When: TBD, during the dog days of summer.

Where: TBD

How: TBD


Did you know that Amazon allows you to direct a percentage of your purchases to TLC?

It’s super easy to do:

  • 1. Simply log-in using your same Amazon account at
  • 2. Designate “The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County” as your charity.
  • 3. Shop as you normally would.