DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Wednesday, July 29

DiscoverE Bird Bonanza

Come explore Oil Creek State Park in a new way with your family! Swing by the park office to pick up a self-guided DiscoverE activity book and sign out a...

Self-Guided Prairie Wildflower Walkabout

Explore the stunning and diverse blooms of Pennsylvania’s only managed and protected prairie during a special, limited-time only Self-Guided Prairie...

Early Birds of Keystone

Early in the morning is the best time to view birds and other wildlife at Keystone State Park. Join the park naturalist for a quiet morning of bird watching....

Weekly Weeders

Interested in learning more about gardening with native plants? Volunteer to work alongside our education staff as they mulch, pull weeds, divide plants, and...

DiscoverE Family Adventures: Welcome to Bugtown (Week 4: Working Together in Bugtown)

DiscoverE Family Adventures: Welcome to Bugtown is the next generation in summer “camp” experiences! These choose-your-own adventure style family programs...

Summer Nature Journaling

Looking for a way to get out of the house and see the forest in a new way? Join park staff at this weekly event to learn and practice the skills needed to...

Virtual: Watershed Education Institute

**This workshop has been cancelled** *This is a blended Virtual and In-person Institute.* Do you want to learn more about incorporating inquiry into...

Weekly Wednesday Walks!

Hiking is a great way to improve your physical and mental health! Join the park naturalist for a quickly paced 2.5 mile hike along the trails throughout...

EXPLORE ARCHERY

Learn to use a compoond bow with certified instructors. Ages 10 to Adult. Please pre-register at the park office.

 Let's Take a Tree Trek

Can you ID some of the common trees that live around us? Do you know why they're so important? Take a wander with the park naturalist to learn some of these...

DiscoverE Family Adventures: Welcome to Bugtown (Week 4: Working Together in Bugtown)

DiscoverE Family Adventures: Welcome to Bugtown is the next generation in summer “camp” experiences! These choose-your-own adventure style family programs...

International Tiger Day: Endangered Species Exhibit

Celebrate "the wonderful thing about tiggers" on International Tiger Day by joining your DCNR Park Naturalist for a special endangered species exhibit along...

Lake Vegetation

What are all those plants in the lake, and why are they there? After a short lecture we'll identify some aquatic vegetation.

Nature Arts and Crafts-THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR THE SUMMER OF 2020

Recycle materials into usable art! Our talented volunteers, headed by Shelly Linsenbigler, run this program for free, but donations are appreciated.

DiscoverE Family Adventures: Welcome to Bugtown (Week 4: Working Together in Bugtown)

DiscoverE Family Adventures: Welcome to Bugtown is the next generation in summer “camp” experiences! These choose-your-own adventure style family programs...

DiscoverE Family Adventures: Welcome to Bugtown (Week 4: Working Together in Bugtown)

DiscoverE Family Adventures: Welcome to Bugtown is the next generation in summer “camp” experiences! These choose-your-own adventure style family programs...

Solar Powered Hike

Join park staff for a sunny hike along the North Country Trail, about three miles, to the dam spillway, the solar array, and a view of the lake. Learn a...

Get Outdoors & Explore: Archery

This outdoor recreation program is geared toward children 10-15 years old. This program aims to expose youth to healthy lifelong physical activities while...

Archery Camp

Learn the basics of shooting a bow and arrow, play archery games, and get a field archery and 3D archery experience! Participants will learn safety, stance,...

Intro to Fishing Meet Up Program Preregistration required.

PA Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) and Yellow Creek State Park staff are offering a FREE Introduction to Fishing Meet-Up program. PRE-REGISTRATION...

Wednesday, July 29