116 Market Street, Lewisburg PA 17837 570-245-8518

Brookies Parents

Hello Parents!

We can’t wait to meet your son or daughter. You can find everything below that was in the Welcome Packet.

If you don’t find something you need below please contact Katie Cassidy at 570-245-8518 or kcassidy@wildlifeleadershipacademy.org

DETAILS, DETAILS, DETAILS!

Completing Your Registration Support Page

Download Your Field School Packing List

Registration Day Details
Directions to Field School
Cedar Crest College – Credit Information

FAQ: Do I need a fishing license?

Join us on Facebook – we’ll be posting photos of field school all week!

CONTACT NUMBERS DURING FIELD SCHOOL*

Brookies Field Site, Seig Conference Center – 570-726-3987

Program and Outreach Coordinator, Katie Cassidy – 570-939-5109 or kcassidy@wildlifeleadershipacademy.org

Director, Michele Kittell – 570-245-8518 or mkittell@wildlifeleadershipacademy.org

*Due to spotty cell phone reception in the area, please call the facility first. If you do call our cell phones and we don’t answer, please leave a message. If it is an emergency please make note of that in your message so we can get back to you promptly. You may also connect by email and we will do our best to reply in a timely manner.

REGISTRATION DAY DETAILS

Arrival:

Sunday July 17, 10:00 AM

  • PLEASE DO NOT ARRIVE EARLY
  • Check in at the registration table with Academy staff. They will direct you to your cabin where you may unload your bags.
  • Return to the main classroom space at 11:00 AM for Welcome and Orientation.
  •  Parents, please plan to attend this meeting and to depart at 11:40 AM (before lunch)

Pick up:

Thursday July 21, 1:30 PM

  • Parents should plan to arrive at 1:30 PM (after lunch)
  • 2:30 PM Closing Ceremonies (for youth and parents)
  • 4:00 PM approximate time of departure

DIRECTIONS TO FIELD SCHOOL

Click here for printable directions!

Brookies Field School Location: Sieg Conference Center

Sieg Conference Center is in Clinton County, about 25 miles from Lock Haven University; this is also the location of the residential barracks.

The address below (for your GPS) will take you to the Conference Center, which is where the registration and the field school will be held.

ADDRESS: 1494 Narrows Road, Lamar, PA (sometimes Loganton, PA)

Driving Directions:

  • From I-80 East:
  • Exit at Lamar (exit #173)
  • At end of ramp, turn LEFT and go 1.9 miles, southbound on Route 64
  • Turn left onto Washington Avenue and continue 3.3 miles
  • Turn RIGHT into Sieg Conference Center – look for LHU Sieg sign

 

  • From I-80 West:
  • Exit at Lamar (exit #173)
  • At end of ramp, turn RIGHT and go 1.9 miles, southbound on Route 64
  • Turn left onto Washington Avenue and continue 3.3 miles
  • Turn RIGHT into Sieg Conference Center – look for LHU Sieg sign
FISHING LICENSE DETAILS

Any youth who does not have a license at camp will be covered under our group fishing permit.

However, we encourage all students over the age of 16 to purchase a fishing license for field school. You may purchase one at a local issuing agent, or online at http://fishandboat.com/license.htm

Students under the age of 16 are encouraged to purchase the voluntary youth license. For more information about the voluntary youth license, please visit http://fishandboat.com/mentoredyouth.htm 

 

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