DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Saturday, February 29

CANCELED through April 30 - Natural Impressions 9th Annual Mixed Media Student Art Competition" A Day at The Beach" Presque Isle

CANCELED through April 30 - Amid concerns about the potential spread of COVID-19, all public programs, events, and trainings in state parks and forests are...

Black Moshannon Photography Tour

Do you enjoy taking pictures? Then this program is for you! Visit CCC buildings, a one-room schoolhouse from the Lumber Era, see carnivorous plants in the...

Equipment Loaner Program: Snowshoes & Cross-country Skis

This winter season Bald Eagle State Park & the Nature Inn have your equipment needs covered! Stop into the Nature Inn during your next visit to the park and...

4H Wildlife and Forestry Field Day

A full day of hands-on wildlife and forestry educational activities for youth ages 8-18. More details soon to follow. Must be a member of 4H to...

CANCELED through April 30 - Birds and Beverages: Project FeederWatch

CANCELED through April 30 - Amid concerns about the potential spread of COVID-19, all public programs, events, and trainings in state parks and forests are...

CANCELED through April 30 - Exhibit: Erie's Shipbuilding History

CANCELED through April 30 - Amid concerns about the potential spread of COVID-19, all public programs, events, and trainings in state parks and forests are...

CANCELLED Ice Fishing Basics

Join the park naturalist and our local WCO from the PA Fish & Boat Commission for an introduction to ice fishing! All equipment will be provided & a fishing...

Step Into Snowshoes

If you can walk...you can snowshoe! Try it today. A limited number of snowshoes are available daily when Jennings EE Center is open* and enough snow covers...

Adult Turtle Talk and Paint

Come to the TREC for a program about turtles and then paint a ceramic turtle. There will be a 45 minute talk where you can meet some live turtles, find out...

Maple Sugaring for Scouts- AM Session

**Important- When registering, please include your Troop/Den Number under "Additional Information We Need to Know." Scouts (ages 7-11) will participate in...

Skiing Basics

If you were hoping to try cross country skiing this winter, here is your chance! Learn the basics of cross country skiing and enjoy a guided trek on skis. ...

Snowshoeing for Beginners

Join forest staff for a beginner-friendly snowshoe program on Laurel Mountain! Participants will learn about the history of snowshoeing, how to fit...

Black Moshannon Photography Tour

Do you enjoy taking pictures? Then this program is for you! Visit CCC buildings, a one-room schoolhouse from the Lumber Era, see carnivorous plants in the...

Citizen Science: Tree measuring

Join us to help measure and inventory the tall trees of Ferncliff. No previous ability required. We will provide instruction and all the equipment that we...

Leap Day Hike

Leap into March and get moving outdoors during this free winter hike. In the case of snow, snowshoes will be available for use (limited sizes available)...

Little Naturalist Story Time

Join us as we learn about woodpeckers and why they are called nature’s homebuilders! After we read a story, you can make a woodpecker-themed craft to bring...

Maple Sugaring for Scouts- PM Session

**Important- When registering, please include your Troop/Den Number under "Additional Information we Need to Know." Scouts (ages 7-11) will participate in...

Chronic Wasting Disease

Come and join local PA Game Warden Amy Nabozny for a program on Chronic Wasting Disease, also known as CWD. Chronic Wasting Disease is becoming a concern...

Elk Talk

Join us in learning about the variety of ways elk communicate. You will learn how to accurately distinguish vocal calls of elk and recognize non-vocal...

Painting Waterfalls

Join local Artist Lora Russell for a class on Painting Waterfalls in Acrylics. The indoor class is open to all skill levels interested in learning and...

The Art & Science of Snow

How do snowflakes form? How can snow be wet or dry? Come to this fun family program to learn about the science of snow and put your hands to the test as we...

Canceled through April 30 -- Mysteries of the Great Lakes

Amid concerns about the potential spread of COVID-19, all public programs, events, and trainings in state parks and forests are canceled through April 30....

Leap Day Hike

Enjoy the day that happens once every four years on a trail! We will take an evening hike along Lakeshore and Plessinger Trails, a 2-mile loop of relatively...

Saturday, February 29