DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Wednesday, August 14

You may bring your own dog or choose to walk with a dog residing at the Humane Society of Somerset County. Please meet at the Kooser Park Office

This is a week-long course is for teachers who teach grades 6-12. Enrich your curriculum and become a MWEE Ambassador (Meaningful Watershed Educational...

If you want to experience more than just a jaunt down the lower Yough then join us as we explore the many different plants that line the banks of the river....

Stop by the Amphitheater to learn birding basics and find out which ones are common in the park. Contact Rhiannon Summers at 570-477-7780 or...

Bowhunter's Camp will include a 3D archery shoot, how to shoot a cross-bow, and many other fun events, which include a deer life cycle game, setting up game...

"Survival Skills" - Preteens will learn several survival skills each week such as building a shelter, knot tying, finding and purifying water, signaling for...

Certified archery instructors will give instructions to those wishing to explore the exciting sport of archery. No experience necessary. All equipment is...

Join the park staff for an “Insect Extravaganza.” There will be opportunities to learn the different characteristics of insects as well as a search for...

Join our talented volunteers as they help you to create functional works of art from recycled products. Donations appreciated.

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...

Join guest artists and Moraine Preservation Fund volunteers for a two-hour watercolor Workshop, on the second Wednesdays of the summer months. Adults of all...

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

(CANCELLED)Join the park naturalist on the “Spirit of Tuscarora Trail” at 10:30 am on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 to search for summer wildflowers. The...

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

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...

Join the park staff for an “Insect Extravaganza.” There will be opportunities to learn the different characteristics of insects as well as a search for...

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

The Clarion River is host site to an important mussel reintroduction program. Come learn about what is being done and basic mussel ecology and then we will...

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...

Join us after work for a hike with a St. Luke’s University health professional! Get some exercise while learning about health and fitness outdoors. Each hike...

Come join the Tioga County Sheriff for an evening of fun making smores and more! Learn about what type of work the Sheriff and his office does, especially in...

Enjoy a 1 ½ hour guided kayak program. The trip is a leisurely paddle through the coves of Lake Marburg to quietly observe wildlife on the water’s edges....

Full Moon Paddle – Wednesday, August 14, 2019 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM - Pleasant Valley Launch (South Shore) - Moraine Paddling Lake Arthur in the full moon...

Paddle under a lovely August Surgeon Moon in this kayak adventure! Experienced kayakers 16 and older only! Registration is required for this program,...

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 14