DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, September 27

Fall Migration Round-Up

Bald Eagle and Prince Gallitzin State Parks are both fantastic places to find birds - so we thought we would have a friendly competition to see which park...

Fall Migration Round-Up

Bald Eagle and Prince Gallitzin State Parks are both fantastic places to find birds - so we thought we would have a friendly competition to see which park...

BYOKayak Glendale Lake

Join a naturalist for a guided paddle onto the lake. A variety of areas and topics will be explored throughout the summer. All participants need to supply...

Bog Treasures

Take a stroll on the boardwalk to see the unique plants and animals that call the bog home. This trail is ADA accessible. ***COVID-19...

Fill-A-Bag for National Public Lands Day

September 26th is National Public Lands Day, a day to celebrate the land set aside for public recreation and leisure. This year, Prince Gallitzin State Park...

National Public Lands Weekend

To celebrate National Public Lands Day, we are going to be hosting a fall volunteer day on Sunday September 27th. Projects will include Mill Cleaning (to...

White-tailed Deer: Habits and Habitats

Learning about the habits and habitats of this game species are something that even if you think you know all there is to know about them, there’s a good...

World Rivers Day: Exploring Creek Critters

Celebrate World Rivers Day with your DCNR Park Naturalist by taking a closeup and personal look at life below the surface of our streams. We will learn about...

Photo by Maggie Stonecash

Join Maggie Stonecash for Yoga on the Mountain. Class is appropriate for all levels. Modifications are offered for poses based on ability. Bring your yoga...

Photo by Charlene Reinhart

McConnells Mill State Park History comes alive at the 28th Annual Heritage Festival at McConnells Mill State Park. The Festival, sponsored by the...

SOLD OUT: Fly Fishing 101

Meet instructors Mark Signorino and Bob Anderson to learn the basics of weights, rods, leaders, tippets, knots and casting. There will be time to practice...

Self-Guided Tours: Mansion Open

Join us on the top of the mountain to visit the Cameron-Masland Mansion, an historic stone villa built in 1908 as a summer home. Be sure to check out the...

Shoaff's Mill Tours

Shoaff's Mill is a 19th century operational grist mill that is open for tours every Saturday & Sunday from May through the Apple Festival in October....

The Story of Johnny Appleseed and other Tall Tales

Join the park naturalist as he tells the story of Johnny Appleseed and looks at the importance of the American tall tale. Bring a chair or blanket and a...

Green Cleaning (Virtual Program)

Have you ever wondered about the toxins in the cleaning supplies around your house? Join a Park Naturalist for a virtual class using Skype for Business to...

Black Bear 101

Come learn the ways of the American black bear. Starting with a review of the diet, behaviors, and basic biology, that will then flow into a discussion about...

Kids' Storytime and Nature Walk

Join the park educator for a book reading, simple craft, and outdoor activity based on the book, “The Busy Tree” by Jennifer Ward. Intended for families...

Smartphone Naturalist: iNaturalist ID

Next in our Smartphone Naturalist series is the app iNaturalist. During this program geared for ages teen to adult, you will join park staff for a nature...

Owl Outlaws

Learn about the owls of Pennsylvania and solve a mystery in a classic case of HOO done it! We will be holding this program in the campground on Black Hill...

Sunday, September 27