DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Tuesday, July 30

Lagoon by Pontoon

The lagoons at Presque Isle are full of natural surprises such as sun basking turtles, wading great blue herons, beavers slapping their tail on the water,...

Pontoon Boat Eco-Tours

Registration officially opens Monday, April 1 at 8:30am Our free pontoon boat tours are back for another season! They will be held most Monday and...

Abigail & Beaver Trails

We will carpool to the Abigail Trail and hike back to Caledonia. Bring water, snacks, and sturdy shoes for this nine mile hike. Meet at the park office.

DiscoverE Penn's Adventurers

Penn’s Adventurers: Ages 9-12 Tues July 30-Fri Aug 2; 9 AM - 12 Noon DiscoverE: Penn's Adventurers Day Camp is for children ages 9-12. Camp focuses on...

DiscoverE: Hide N' Seekers Camp

Hide 'N Seekers (Ages 4-5) Hide 'N Seekers includes hands-on outdoor explorations that stimulate environmental awareness within each child. The...

DiscoverE: Outdoor Explorers Summer Camp

Outdoor Explorers increase their awareness while gaining factual knowledge of the natural world through hands-on activities. This year’s theme:...

FULL DiscoverE Outdoor Explorers (Ages 6-8):  Avian Adventures

This program is currently full. Any additional registrations will be added to the waitlist. We cannot guarantee that any spaces will be available. If spaces...

FULL DiscoverE Penn’s Adventurers (Ages 9-12): Jacobsburg Survival Challenge

This program is currently full. Any additional registrations will be added to the waitlist. We cannot guarantee that any spaces will be available. If spaces...

Penn's Adventurers Nature Camp-THIS CAMP IS FULL!

**ages 9-11. Registration required. Young people will learn about geology through hands on activities, nature walks, and putting together a small rock...

Project Wild Teacher Workshop

Project WILD is a conservation and environmental education program emphasizing wildlife. Project WILD activities can help teachers to address the PA...

Silver Sciences: Ecosystem Exploration: Wetland vs. Stream

The second in this new series will allow you to investigate and explore two distinct ecosystems at Jennings, a wetland and a stream. Examine soils, plants,...

Blueberry Paddle

Grab a container and hop into a kayak to get at the berries that are hard to reach. Registration is required for this program, please call Alison at...

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation is a tale of science, culture, and thrilling adventure. Earth is a planet born of fire. For billions of years, volcanoes...

Historic Gristmill Summer Hours - Memorial Day through Labor Day

The 19th century gristmill is the centerpiece of McConnells Mill State Park. The historic gristmill at McConnells Mill State Park is open Memorial Day...

Turtle Odyssey

Sea Turtles are some of Earth's most ancient and majestic creatures. For over 100 millions years, they have traversed the seas, surviving multiple mass...

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...

Mysteries of the Great Lakes

Travel to the 'inland seas' where some of the most spectacular scenery on Earth is also the world's largest concentration of freshwater. The Great Lakes are...

Turtle Odyssey

Sea Turtles are some of Earth's most ancient and majestic creatures. For over 100 millions years, they have traversed the seas, surviving multiple mass...

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...

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation is a tale of science, culture, and thrilling adventure. Earth is a planet born of fire. For billions of years, volcanoes...

York County Bass Anglers

Tuesday Evening Bass Tournament - for additional information, please contact Jeff Flickinger at jeff@flickinger-cpa.com

DiscoverE - Outdoor Explorers

Explore, Experience, Enjoy - Tuesdays in July are for 6-8 year olds who want to learn more about the small stuff. You will take a new look at the forest,...

Volleyball Tournament

There will be a volleyball tournament at the Beach 6 courts from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM.

Light-Weight Backpacking

If you like to backpack, but don't like carrying a heavy load, this class will show ways to cut the weight without going primitive. We’ll cover equipment...

Tuesday, July 30