DCNR Calendar of Events

Featured Events

Natural Impressions 8th Annual Mixed Media Student Art Competition "All Things Forest" Presque Isle

Many visitors to Presque Isle State Park express their experiences in different ways. As an artist, share your natural impressions through Presque Isle's 8th...

Frit Glass Pendants with Jessica Keemer

Learn the art of flameworking with frit glass! Students will use crushed up glass and implode these small pieces of glass into clear glass to make frit...

Glass Flamework - Frit Glass Pendants

Learn the art of flameworking in a variety of workshops with Jessica Keemer. From the time you learn to light the torch and melt the glass, you will be...

Backyard Wilderness

Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are right under our noses- in our own backyards. Spanning...

Chester Springs Model Yacht Club

Model yacht club sailing on the lake, must be a member to participate

Guided Nature Hike

Join your DCNR Park Naturalist for a 5 mile nature hike through Ridley Creek State Park. We will explore birds, trees, wildflowers and park history along the...

Trees in Fall for Scouts

Join other scouts as we learn about the parts of trees and how they function. We'll learn some winter tree identification and how to measure trees using...

DiscoverE

Explore the world of nature with a Park Naturalist at the TREC. Children ages 3-5 with an accompanying parent or adult are invited. We will listen to a...

Amazon Adventure

Amazon Adventure tells the epic, true story of explorer Henry Walter Bates, who risks his life for science in the 1850's as a young man during a fascinating...

EDITED: Go Take a Hike, for young children.

This hike is suitable for families with young children. Carsontown Trail is 5/8 miles long, and the biggest hill on it is about six feet. The trail passses...