DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

February 26 - March 27, 2021

Friday, February 26

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

Self Guided: Snowshoeing

When there is sufficient snow cover (at least 6 inches or more), the park is open to snowshoeing. You may also borrow snowshoes from the center on a first...

Self-Guided High Adventure Healthy Hike Challenge!

Hiking is a great way to improve your physical and mental health. See if you have what it takes to have your name added to our Iron Hikers list for...

Snowman Scavenger Hunt

Want something fun and free to do with the family? Come out and try to find all 9 of our wooden snowmen! They are scattered throughout the park on several...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual Trail Challenge: The Great Animal Mystery!

Your family’s mission, if you chose to accept it, is to identify one of Pennsylvania’s great wild animals that you can also find throughout Washington...

Winter Hunt-ables Challenge

A new Winter Hunt-ables Challenge is out! Hidden “treasures” are in the park- Can you find them all? Letterboxing is a hobby dating back to the mid-1800’s...

Winter Self-Guided Hike - LaHo Trail

Learn a bit about what is around you while you enjoy the LaHo trail! Pick up a brochure at the trailhead or by the front door at the park office, then...

Self-Guided Ground Hog Nature Trail

Winter is a wonderful time to go out and explore nature. Hike the Sunken Garden Trail as a one mile easy loop, following the ground hog signs to learn about...

Virtual: How to Choose & Use a Telescope

This program is VIRTUAL and does not take place at the park! Do you have a telescope but are having trouble using it? Interested in purchasing a telescope...

Shagbark Hickory twig

Last month, we learned how to identify a handful of common trees in a snowy setting, so let's learn a few more this month! Join us for another round of...

Virtual Importance of Hemlock Forests

Pennsylvania’s Hemlock Forests are not only vital to the economy, but they support a vast amount of life! They are rich with history and biology. Join a...

Invasive Species in PA

In support of National Invasive Species Awareness Week, we will be talking all about invasive species! We are going to define what they are, why they matter,...

Shagbark Hickory twig

Last month, we learned how to identify a handful of common trees in a snowy setting, so let's learn a few more this month! Join us for another round of...

Saturday, February 27

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

Self-Guided High Adventure Healthy Hike Challenge!

Hiking is a great way to improve your physical and mental health. See if you have what it takes to have your name added to our Iron Hikers list for...

Snowman Scavenger Hunt

Want something fun and free to do with the family? Come out and try to find all 9 of our wooden snowmen! They are scattered throughout the park on several...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual Trail Challenge: The Great Animal Mystery!

Your family’s mission, if you chose to accept it, is to identify one of Pennsylvania’s great wild animals that you can also find throughout Washington...

Winter Hunt-ables Challenge

A new Winter Hunt-ables Challenge is out! Hidden “treasures” are in the park- Can you find them all? Letterboxing is a hobby dating back to the mid-1800’s...

Winter Self-Guided Hike - LaHo Trail

Learn a bit about what is around you while you enjoy the LaHo trail! Pick up a brochure at the trailhead or by the front door at the park office, then...

Self-Guided Ground Hog Nature Trail

Winter is a wonderful time to go out and explore nature. Hike the Sunken Garden Trail as a one mile easy loop, following the ground hog signs to learn about...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Scouts Special - Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Scouts Special: Maple Sugaring brings scouts and their families into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math behind making maple...

Virtual Fossils for Kids!

Join the Naturalist of Little Buffalo State Park and staff from the State Library of Pennsylvania as we dive into the fascinating world of fossils! We will...

Sunday, February 28

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

Self-Guided High Adventure Healthy Hike Challenge!

Hiking is a great way to improve your physical and mental health. See if you have what it takes to have your name added to our Iron Hikers list for...

Snowman Scavenger Hunt

Want something fun and free to do with the family? Come out and try to find all 9 of our wooden snowmen! They are scattered throughout the park on several...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual Trail Challenge: The Great Animal Mystery!

Your family’s mission, if you chose to accept it, is to identify one of Pennsylvania’s great wild animals that you can also find throughout Washington...

Winter Hunt-ables Challenge

A new Winter Hunt-ables Challenge is out! Hidden “treasures” are in the park- Can you find them all? Letterboxing is a hobby dating back to the mid-1800’s...

Winter Self-Guided Hike - LaHo Trail

Learn a bit about what is around you while you enjoy the LaHo trail! Pick up a brochure at the trailhead or by the front door at the park office, then...

Self-Guided Ground Hog Nature Trail

Winter is a wonderful time to go out and explore nature. Hike the Sunken Garden Trail as a one mile easy loop, following the ground hog signs to learn about...

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math...

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math...

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math...

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math...

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math...

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math...

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math...

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math...

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math...

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring!

Family Science Outside: Maple Sugaring brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the science and math...

Monday, March 1

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

Self Guided: Snowshoeing

When there is sufficient snow cover (at least 6 inches or more), the park is open to snowshoeing. You may also borrow snowshoes from the center on a first...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Winter Hunt-ables Challenge

A new Winter Hunt-ables Challenge is out! Hidden “treasures” are in the park- Can you find them all? Letterboxing is a hobby dating back to the mid-1800’s...

Junior Master Gardeners: Winter Seed Starters ages 8-10 - Virtual (Southampton)

Learn about and plant your own garden with educators from Tyler State Park and The Southampton Free Library! Five Mondays at 1– 2 pm via Zoom March 1, 8,...

Tuesday, March 2

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

Self Guided: Snowshoeing

When there is sufficient snow cover (at least 6 inches or more), the park is open to snowshoeing. You may also borrow snowshoes from the center on a first...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: Maple Sugaring Part 1

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. **Date Change!!** Please note this will now occur...

Wednesday, March 3

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

Self Guided: Snowshoeing

When there is sufficient snow cover (at least 6 inches or more), the park is open to snowshoeing. You may also borrow snowshoes from the center on a first...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Yellow Warbler

Bird songs can be daunting to learn and remember, but by learning a few at a time, you'll be more familiar with the songs around you - just in time for...

Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: Maple Sugaring Part 2

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. In this second part of Maple Sugaring we will...

Cooking Cultures of Southeastern Pennsylvania for adults - Virtual (Afternoon)

Six virtual classes on Wednesday afternoons 2-3:30 pm Feb 17, 24, Mar 3, 10, 17, 24 Must register for each session individually. Registration link will...

Cooking Cultures of Southeastern Pennsylvania for adults - Virtual (Evenings)

Six virtual classes on Wednesday evenings 6-7:30 pm Feb 17, 24, Mar 3, 10, 17, 24 Must register for each session individually. Registration link will take...

Thursday, March 4

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

Self Guided: Snowshoeing

When there is sufficient snow cover (at least 6 inches or more), the park is open to snowshoeing. You may also borrow snowshoes from the center on a first...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual - Maple Sugaring

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. Join park naturalists from Little Buffalo and...

Virtual - Maple Sugaring

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. Join park naturalists from Little Buffalo and...

Friday, March 5

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

Self Guided: Snowshoeing

When there is sufficient snow cover (at least 6 inches or more), the park is open to snowshoeing. You may also borrow snowshoes from the center on a first...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual: Backyard Sugaring

This program takes place on Microsoft TEAMS and will not take place in the park. Discover the rewards of making your own maple syrup right at home! This...

Virtual Plants and Animals of Presque Isle

Presque Isle is home to a diverse selection of plants and animals, including some that are found nowhere else in the State. From the safety of your own home,...

Saturday, March 6

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual – Maple Sugaring: Getting Started

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft TEAMS – it will not take place in the park. Every year in the month of March, Parker Dam State Park makes...

Virtual Tom Ridge Environmental Center Green Tour

Tour the Tom Ridge Environmental Center from your couch. Join a Naturalist on March 6th from 6-7 pm via Skype for Business. Follow along via a slide power...

Sunday, March 7

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Monday, March 8

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: Bluebird Trails

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. Join us for a virtual training on how to establish...

Junior Master Gardeners: Winter Seed Starters ages 8-10 - Virtual (Southampton)

Learn about and plant your own garden with educators from Tyler State Park and The Southampton Free Library! Five Mondays at 1– 2 pm via Zoom March 1, 8,...

Tuesday, March 9

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Junior Master Gardeners: Winter Seed Starters ages 8-10- Virtual (Northampton)

Learn about and plant your own garden with educators from Tyler State Park and The Free Library of Northampton! Five Tuesdays at 4:30-5:30 pm via...

Wednesday, March 10

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Yellow Warbler

Bird songs can be daunting to learn and remember, but by learning a few at a time, you'll be more familiar with the songs around you - just in time for...

Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: Wildlife Forensics

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. More details to come on this...

Cooking Cultures of Southeastern Pennsylvania for adults - Virtual (Afternoon)

Six virtual classes on Wednesday afternoons 2-3:30 pm Feb 17, 24, Mar 3, 10, 17, 24 Must register for each session individually. Registration link will...

Virtual History of Presque Isle "Maps"

There are many maps of the peninsula that have been done from the time of the French to present day. Join a park educator on March 10, 2021 from 2:00 pm to...

Cooking Cultures of Southeastern Pennsylvania for adults - Virtual (Evenings)

Six virtual classes on Wednesday evenings 6-7:30 pm Feb 17, 24, Mar 3, 10, 17, 24 Must register for each session individually. Registration link will take...

Thursday, March 11

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

MWEE Virtual Learning Workshop Series for Classroom Teachers

Thursday, January 28, 2021, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Thursday, February 18, 2021, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Thursday, March 11, 2021, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Fee: Free!...

Friday, March 12

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual Ticks! Biology and Avoidance

With Spring soon to come, it’s wise to be prepared for hiking all the great trails in PA. Included in that preparation is the knowledge needed to avoid...

Eastern Red Bat. Photo Credit: NC DPR, S. Hartley

Bats will soon be filling the nighttime skies and we are inviting at-home learners (and their grown-ups) to find out how vital bats are for the environment....

Saturday, March 13

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual – Maple Sugaring: ID, Tapping, Collecting

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft TEAMS – it will not take place in the park. Every year in the month of March, Parker Dam State Park makes...

Virtual Wildlife Traces and Forensics

The park naturalist at Little Buffalo will be joined by staff from the State Library of Pennsylvania to bring you a program on wildlife traces and forensics!...

Sunday, March 14

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Monday, March 15

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Stories in the Garden for ages 4-6- Virtual (Northampton)

Learn all about gardening with educators from Tyler State Park and The Free Library of Northampton! In each of these one-hour classes for children 4-6 years...

Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: Wildflowers

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. In this program we will be introducing you to some...

Junior Master Gardeners: Winter Seed Starters ages 8-10 - Virtual (Southampton)

Learn about and plant your own garden with educators from Tyler State Park and The Southampton Free Library! Five Mondays at 1– 2 pm via Zoom March 1, 8,...

VIRTUAL March Book Club

This event will be held virtually via Zoom in partnership with the Friends of Washington Crossing Park; it will NOT be face-to-face in the park. Museum...

Tuesday, March 16

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual Ancient Pennsylvania

Join the park educators as we explore the life that once lived in Pennsylvania in this virtual presentation on March 16, 2021 from 1:00-2:00pm. We will...

Junior Master Gardeners: Winter Seed Starters ages 8-10- Virtual (Northampton)

Learn about and plant your own garden with educators from Tyler State Park and The Free Library of Northampton! Five Tuesdays at 4:30-5:30 pm via...

Wednesday, March 17

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Yellow Warbler

Bird songs can be daunting to learn and remember, but by learning a few at a time, you'll be more familiar with the songs around you - just in time for...

Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: American Woodcock

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. Mudsnipe, bogsucker, timberdoodle. Have you ever...

Cooking Cultures of Southeastern Pennsylvania for adults - Virtual (Afternoon)

Six virtual classes on Wednesday afternoons 2-3:30 pm Feb 17, 24, Mar 3, 10, 17, 24 Must register for each session individually. Registration link will...

Cooking Cultures of Southeastern Pennsylvania for adults - Virtual (Evenings)

Six virtual classes on Wednesday evenings 6-7:30 pm Feb 17, 24, Mar 3, 10, 17, 24 Must register for each session individually. Registration link will take...

Thursday, March 18

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Friday, March 19

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Virtual: Signs of Spring

The first official day of spring is on March 20 this year. Learn about the signs that show us spring is coming in this virtual program. This program...

No Leaves? No Problem! Winter Tree ID: Part III - Virtual

Join us for the third installment of our winter tree identification webinars, our last one before all those buds begin bursting open into leaves and flowers!...

Virtual Coyote and Fox of Presque Isle State Park

The Coyote and the Fox have had a storied, and often troubled, existence on Presque Isle. If you are interested in their biology and their place in the...

No Leaves? No Problem! Winter Tree ID: Part III - Virtual

Join us for the third installment of our winter tree identification webinars, our last one before all those buds begin bursting open into leaves and flowers!...

Saturday, March 20

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Bullfrog

Frogs (like all amphibians) are tremendously important for controlling insect pests and in turn serve as building blocks in many food chains. While...

Virtual – Maple Sugaring: Sap into Syrup

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft TEAMS – it will not take place in the park. Every year in the month of March, Parker Dam State Park makes...

Virtual Welcome to Spring Nature Program

Celebrate the first day of spring with Presque Isle State Park. Join three Environmental Educators virtually via Skype for Business on Saturday March 20,...

Sunday, March 21

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Monday, March 22

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Stories in the Garden for ages 4-6- Virtual (Northampton)

Learn all about gardening with educators from Tyler State Park and The Free Library of Northampton! In each of these one-hour classes for children 4-6 years...

Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: Reptiles & Amphibians

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. Do you know the differences between reptiles and...

Junior Master Gardeners: Winter Seed Starters ages 8-10 - Virtual (Southampton)

Learn about and plant your own garden with educators from Tyler State Park and The Southampton Free Library! Five Mondays at 1– 2 pm via Zoom March 1, 8,...

Tuesday, March 23

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Junior Master Gardeners: Winter Seed Starters ages 8-10- Virtual (Northampton)

Learn about and plant your own garden with educators from Tyler State Park and The Free Library of Northampton! Five Tuesdays at 4:30-5:30 pm via...

Project WET Climate, Water, & Resilience Guide

Climate, Water & Resilience: Where to Begin Educator Workshop - Using Project WET to Teach for Pennsylvania’s Future Tuesday March 23, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pmVia...

Wednesday, March 24

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Yellow Warbler

Bird songs can be daunting to learn and remember, but by learning a few at a time, you'll be more familiar with the songs around you - just in time for...

Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: Vernal Pools

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams; it will NOT take place face-to-face in the park. Join us as we explore the fascinating creatures...

Cooking Cultures of Southeastern Pennsylvania for adults - Virtual (Afternoon)

Six virtual classes on Wednesday afternoons 2-3:30 pm Feb 17, 24, Mar 3, 10, 17, 24 Must register for each session individually. Registration link will...

Cooking Cultures of Southeastern Pennsylvania for adults - Virtual (Evenings)

Six virtual classes on Wednesday evenings 6-7:30 pm Feb 17, 24, Mar 3, 10, 17, 24 Must register for each session individually. Registration link will take...

Thursday, March 25

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Friday, March 26

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

StoryWalk®: The Snowy Day

Self Guided: StoryWalk Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find winter's StoryWalk® at theWhispering Pines Trail in the Pine Plantation Day...

Wood Frog

Do you know all the members of the chorus singing in your local wetland? Join us to decipher one singer from the other as we learn the songs of our area's...

Virtual Stick Insects

Of all the amazing insects that can be found in your own back yard, one of the most interesting ones has to be the Stick Insect. Disguised as a twig or...

Wood Frog

Do you know all the members of the chorus singing in your local wetland? Join us to decipher one singer from the other as we learn the songs of our area's...

Saturday, March 27

Yellow Self Guided Route

No staff as a guide? No problem! Enjoy a couple of self-guided hiking opportunities. Not all trails at Kings Gap are loop trails, so these routes connect a...

Virtual Educator Workshop: Getting Little Feet Wet

Join education staff from Moraine, Pymatuning, and Point State Parks for a free virtual educator workshop. Participants will be certified in the early...

Virtual Project WET Educator Workshop

Erie – Presque Isle State park is offering a free Virtual Professional Development opportunity for formal and non-formal educators of students grades 4th–...

Virtual Teacher Workshop "Getting Little Feet Wet"

Join education staff from Moraine, Pymatuning, and Point State Parks for a free virtual teacher workshop. Participants will be certified in an early...

Virtual Teacher Workshop - "Getting Little Feet Wet"

Join education staff from Moraine, Pymatuning, and Point State Parks for a free virtual teacher workshop. Participants will be certified in an early...

Virtual – Maple Sugaring: Filtering, Bottling, Grading, and so on

This program will be held virtually via Microsoft TEAMS – it will not take place in the park. Every year in the month of March, Parker Dam State Park makes...

February 26 - March 27, 2021