DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Lackawanna State Park

August 15 - September 14, 2018

Wednesday, August 15

Hump Day Hike

Explore Lackawanna State Park by joining us for a series of guided hikes. Each Wednesday, we will walk different trails, as well as discuss the regional...

Friday, August 17

Constellation Craft for Kids

Is it too late for you to stay up to see the stars? No worries! Come to the Amphitheater to make your own glow in the dark constellation craft before the...

Starry Night

The Lackawanna Astronomical Society will be here to share their knowledge of the night sky. Following a slideshow presentation, they will bring out the...

Saturday, August 18

Crayfishin' at the Creek

Come along as we hike to the stream and go crazy for crayfish at the creek. Collecting equipment will be provided. Dress to wade into the water of the S....

Poolside Nature Table

Take a safety break from swimming to see what interesting nature topic the naturalist has to share.

Wednesday, August 22

Hump Day Hike

Explore Lackawanna State Park by joining us for a series of guided hikes. Each Wednesday, we will walk different trails, as well as discuss the regional...

Thursday, August 23

BioBlitz

Come see nature in a new way at the BioBlitz. This twenty-four hour event challenges surveyors to document as many species as they can find. To see what they...

BioBlitz: Survey with the Scientist- Visit the Bird Banding Research Station

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during a 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz: Survey with the Scientist- Morning Bird Walk

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during a 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz: Survey with the Scientist- Crawling Insects

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz: Survey with the Scientist- Wild Plants Wander

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz- Survey with the Scientist: Stream Macroinvertebrates

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz: Survey with the Scientist- Flying Insect Search

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz- Survey with the Scientist: Hands-on Discovery

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz- Survey with the Scientist: Mammal Signs Hunt

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz- Survey with the Scientist: Insects of the Night

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz- Survey with the Scientist: Bat Signals

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

Friday, August 24

BioBlitz

Come see nature in a new way at the BioBlitz. This twenty-four hour event challenges surveyors to document as many species as they can find. To see what they...

BioBlitz- Survey with the Scientist: Visit the Bird Banding Research Station

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz- Survey with the Scientist: Small Mammal Trapping

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz- Survey with the Scientist: Tree ID

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz- Survey with the Scientist: Herps Hunt

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

BioBlitz- Survey with the Scientist: Last Call.... The Final Tally of the 2018 BioBlitz!

Scientists and volunteers will be surveying and identifying plants and animals in areas within Lackawanna State Park property during this 24 hour time frame....

Saturday, August 25

Moonlight Kayaking

Enjoy the brightness of the moon while kayaking on Lackawanna Lake. Must be over 13 to borrow one of the park’s kayaks, life jackets and paddles and there is...

Wednesday, August 29

Hump Day Hike

Explore Lackawanna State Park by joining us for a series of guided hikes. Each Wednesday, we will walk different trails, as well as discuss the regional...

Saturday, September 1

Insect Safari

Learn about the incredible world of insects! We will have a short talk on what an insect is, then venture out and catch some. Nets and containers will be...

Moth Madness

Not a morning person? Well neither are moths….using a black light, white sheet and sugar bait, we will try and attract a variety of species that provide...

Monday, September 3

Photo Scavenger Hunt

See how many items you can find on our popular Photo Scavenger Hunt. Bring along a camera or cell phone to capture pictures from our list of items. Prizes...

Wednesday, September 5

Hump Day Hike

Explore Lackawanna State Park by joining us for a series of guided hikes. Each Wednesday, we will walk different trails, as well as discuss the regional...

Wednesday, September 12

Hump Day Hike

Explore Lackawanna State Park by joining us for a series of guided hikes. Each Wednesday, we will walk different trails, as well as discuss the regional...