DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Friday, May 21

Self Guided - StoryWalk®: The Listening Walk

Enjoy a story as you walk along a trail. You can find spring's StoryWalk® at the White Oaks Trail in the Kings Gap Hollow Day Use Area. This season's story...

Self Guided: State Parks Bioblitz Competition

Join us for the month of May as we discover the diversity of wildlife in our State Parks! Visit any one of our participating parks from May 1 - May 31 and...

Self Guided: State Parks Bioblitz Competition

Self Guided: State Parks Bioblitz Competition Join us for the month of May as we discover the diversity of wildlife in our State Parks! Visit any one of our...

State Parks Bio Blitz

Join us for the month of May as we discover the diversity of wildlife in our State Parks! Visit any one of participating parks from May 1st- May 31st and...

State Parks Bio Blitz

Join us for the month of May as we discover the diversity of wildlife in our State Parks! Visit any one of participating parks from May 1st- May 31st and...

State Parks: Self-Guided BioBlitz

Join us for the month of May as we discover the diversity of wildlife in our State Parks! Visit any one of participating parks from May 1st- May 31st and...

Self-Guided: State Park Bio Blitz

Join us for the month of May as we discover the diversity of wildlife in our State Parks! Visit any one of participating parks from May 1st- May 31st and...

Self-Guided: State Park Bio Blitz

Join us for the month of May as we discover the diversity of wildlife in our State Parks! Visit any one of participating parks from May 1st- May 31st and...

Self-Guided: State Park Bio Blitz

Join us for the month of May as we discover the diversity of wildlife in our State Parks! Visit any one of participating parks from May 1st- May 31st and...

SELF-GUIDED NATURE WALK - Discover Double Run Nature Trail.

Follow a woodland trail and discover the rich biodiversity found in a northern hardwoods forest. An interpretive brochure will guide you along the trail to...

Beginner Fishing

Give fishing in Hills Creek Lake a try by joining park staff for a two hour introduction to fishing. All gear and tackle will be provided and no license is...

Friday Morning Spring Bird Walks

Mornings are your best opportunity to experience the thrilling world of birdwatching and listening. Join the park naturalist for a guided walk along the...

Endangered Species Day

Join your DCNR Park Naturalist for a special exhibit along the Multi-Use Trail about endangered species. Learn about both global and local species that are...

Wetland

Wetlands. What are they? How do they form? What makes them so important? We'll be answering all of these questions and more as we explore one of our very own...

Exhibit: 100 Years of Presque Isle State Park

Presque Isle State Park is celebrating its 100-year anniversary.  A new educational exhibit showcasing the history of the park will be on display from May...

Beginner Fishing

Give fishing in Hills Creek Lake a try by joining park staff for a two hour introduction to fishing. All gear and tackle will be provided and no license is...

Birding at Hills Creek: A Bi-Weekly Series

This program will take place virtual on Microsoft Teams, not in person at the park. Are you an avid birder? Are you just starting out? This virtual program...

Virtual Careers in DCNR

There are many people that work together to make the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources a valuable organization for the Commonwealth. From...

What Good are Bats? - Virtual

Bats will soon be filling the nighttime skies and we are inviting at-home learners (and their grown-ups) to find out how vital bats are for the environment...

Bygone Town of Ricketts Tour

Discover where the lumber town of Ricketts used to stand and learn some history along the way! Good boots are recommended for walking. Please bring your...

Stream Study for Macroinvertebrates

Ever wonder what species are in our local streams besides fish? Join us at Sizerville State Park as we discover what Macroinvertebrates share an ecosystem....

Little Tadpole Series: Flowers in Our Backyard

Welcome to our Little Tadpole Series! This series will encourage younger children (ages 3 – 5 years old) to notice nature and the world around them. ...

Mindful Moments in Nature: Meditative Hike

Shake off the stress of the work week with some therapeutic time in nature. Mindful Moments in Nature is a programming series each week at Keystone State...

Leopard Frog

Are you curious about the frogs and toads that live at Yellow Creek? Join us on this fun program to learn all about these fun amphibians and their loud...

Mammals of PA

Stop by the campground during this hour to learn about some of the common mammals of Pennsylvania. We will have skulls & furs for you to see (but not touch)...

TPCA - Members Art Show Opening 2021

Visit us for the Tyler PArk Center for the Arts annual exhibition of the creative works of TPCA Members. The TPCA Members Art show presents both professional...

Amphibians of the Night

Amphibians of the Night – Friday, May 21, 2021 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Pavilion #7 McDanel’s Launch Area (North Shore) - Moraine Get out of the house and...

Gypsy Moths: Friend or Foe?

We've all heard talk about the invasive gypsy moth caterpillars and the damage they do, but how bad are they? And are there any good look-alikes? Come find...

Old Growth Forests

Join the park naturalist to learn about topics about old growth forests such as the history that many of these forests went through and some of the threats...

Friday, May 21