Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center

The Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center offers environmental education programs. Contact the center office for a listing of upcoming educational programs. The center covers more than 665 acres of beautiful deciduous woodlands and coniferous plantations.

2910 New Holland Road, Reading, PA 19607-9448

Phone

610-796-3699

Website

dcnr.state.pa.us

Region

East

Manager

Lisa Miller

Email

noldeforestsp@pa.gov

Upcoming Events

First and Third Thursdays-Trail Work Days

Join park staff and other volunteers in helping to maintain the trails of Nolde Forest. Work may include trimming vegetation, digging, installing water...

6/1 5pm
Introduction to Archery - FULL

Registration is full. This program is for ages 9 to adult. Curious to try a new skill? Now is your chance. All needed equipment will be provided. Join...

6/3 9:30am
Introduction to Archery - FULL

Registration is full. This program is for ages 9 to adult. Curious to try a new skill? Now is your chance. All needed equipment will be provided. Join...

6/3 12:30pm
The Beauty of Botany Series

Dr. Susan Munch will present seasonal botany topics during a forest walk for hands-on indentification. These programs are most suitable for adults. Final...

6/3 1pm
Sun Gazing

Learn how to view the sun safely through a telescope with members from the Berks Astronomy Club. Event is cancelled if it is raining.

6/4 1pm

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Recent Activity

Autumn Gordon

Autumn Gordon left a positive review 4/15/2017

My 2.5 year old loved this storytime and hike. We can't wait to come again.

James Wassell

James Wassell left a positive review 11/19/2016

Fun hike! It was nice to see the forest at night.

Debra Witowski

Debra Witowski left a positive review 11/6/2016

I learned hoe to identify oak trees by bark

Debra Witowski

Debra Witowski left a positive review 11/6/2016

Beautiful day I learned how to identify oak trees by thier bark

Patricia Avila

Patricia Avila left a positive review 8/25/2016

Ms. Racheal really engaged the kids with the story and animal parts talking about animal adaptions. We loved the hike and catching bugs. Also we enjoyed making animal prints on clay to take home.

Amanda McGinty

Amanda McGinty left a positive review 3/31/2016

This workshop was very informative! A nice balance of direct instruction and hands on activities. Loved all of the materials that were given out.

Susan Haag

Susan Haag left a positive review 10/4/2015

Learned a lot and found many different ferns and mosses

Jordan Pearce

Jordan Pearce 2/17/2015

Interesting article that i found through the FCC http://www.fcc.gov/blog/fcc-releases-open-internet-reply-comments-public