September 2022 Newsletter

The Urban Expedition

One of the goals when POBS was founded 30 years ago was to introduce Philadelphia public school students to their city. And what better way to do that than with a multi-day Outward Bound expedition?

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Alumni Insight Day

Attention POBS alumni! Join us Saturday, October 22 for a day on the James McLane Family Challenge Course!  9:00am - 2:45pm (Pizza lunch included). Ages 16 & up. Free of charge. Maximum 40 participants.

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Discovery Fest!

On Saturday, October 1, you are invited to Discovery Fest, an all-day, family-friendly festival at The Discovery Center which will offer attendees the chance to experience Outward Bound the way our students do! Take part in high adventure challenges like climbing the rock wallcanoeing the reservoir, and ziplining from our challenge course! Admission and activities are FREE of charge. Don't miss it! All About Discovery Fest >