DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Thursday, May 6

Friends of Kings Gap Plant Sale - Online!

This year’s annual plant sale will again be online. You can order your plants by May 10. Pick-up will be held on Saturday, May 15, from 11:00 A.M. -...

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 StoryWalk

Come on out for a family-friendly and self-guided story and a walk at the Nature Discovery Area. Paddle Perch Climb: Bird Feet Are Neat will be out from...

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...

Story Stroll: What Does Bunny See?

The library has removed this due to continued vandalism. Please stay tuned for more information about temporary story strolls. If you or someone you know...

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...

Weekly Weeders

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

Acting Out the Animals Walk

What animals make their home in Nolde Forest? Let’s pretend! In this program geared for ages 3 to 7 (and their grownups), we will observe, learn and...

Family Science Outside:  Bird Engineering

Family Science Outside: Bird Engineering brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the amazing...

Spring Wildflower Walk

Join the park naturalist in looking for and identifying spring wildflowers along the Lower Falls Trail. Good boots are recommended for walking. Please...

Family Science Outside:  Bird Engineering

Family Science Outside: Bird Engineering brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the amazing...

Silver Creek Fire Tower Hike

Join us on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 10:30 am as we explore the mountain behind Locust Lake State Park and visit Silver Creek Fire Tower and Reservoir. This...

Family Science Outside:  Bird Engineering

Family Science Outside: Bird Engineering brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the amazing...

Virtual: Know Before You Go - Cherry Springs

Find out what you need to know before you visit Cherry Springs, such as what to bring, how to best plan an evening stargazing, and how to observe several...

Virtual: How to Choose & Use a Telescope

Do you have a telescope but are having trouble using it? Interested in purchasing a telescope and want to find out what to look for and what to avoid? This...

(Virtual) Snakes of Pennsylvania

Be advised that this program will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams and will not take place face to face at Little Pine State Park. Join the park...

Family Science Outside:  Bird Engineering

Family Science Outside: Bird Engineering brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the amazing...

Spring Wild Edibles and Medicines

Nature is full of useful plants, but society has mostly forgotten what to look for. Join the park naturalist on a walk to identify common edible and...

Whitetail/Tall Timber Hike

Let's search for Dutchman's Breeches, trillium and other wildflowers of spring on this moderately difficult 2 mile hike! Please wear boots or shoes that can...

Family Science Outside:  Bird Engineering

Family Science Outside: Bird Engineering brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors to explore the amazing...

Salamander Story Time: A Salamander's Life & Hike Preregistration is required.

Join for us for storytime with A Salamander's Life by John Himmelman. We will learn about salamanders and then go for a hike to go look for salamanders in...

Thursday Night Hike

Join the park naturalist for a moderately paced hike on the Hunter Run West Trail. This more difficult hike will take you 2.2 miles through the forests &...

Friends of Nockamixon State Park Meeting

Join the volunteer group, "Dedicated to the preservation, protection, and enhancement of the park for present and future generations." Learn about projects...

Pysanky Egg Design

Mother’s Day Designs! Thursday, May 6, 2021 (6:30 – 9:30pm) Ages 12 & up. All levels are welcome. Make a Pysanka for your Mom, Grandma, or Special...

A spring peeper frog

Back by popular demand! These warm, springtime nights are perfect for viewing all kinds of cool amphibian species! So come over to Raccoon Creek during...

Thursday, May 6