DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, May 9

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: 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...

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 Spring Wildflower Walkabout

Wildflowers have been admired for their beauty and usefulness as foods and medicines for many generations. Every wildflower, from the elegant lady’s slipper...

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...

Story Walk --- Mother's Day Weekend

Families and their children are invited to participate in a self-guided Story Walk for the duration of Mother's Day Weekend (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday). ...

International Bird Day Bird Hike

Join us to celebrate our spring migrants! We will hike in a variety of habitats in search of our feathered friends. Registration is required and space is...

BYOKayak Mother's Day Kayak

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

Virginia bluebells

Nothing says "Happy Mother's Day" quite like flowers, so we'll be taking a stroll through Raccoon Creek State Park to admire all of the beautiful wildflowers...

Pileated Woodpecker Nest at WCCP (photo: gms)

Join your DCNR Park Naturalist for a 5 mile nature hike through White Clay Creek Preserve. We will explore for birds and other wildlife, trees, wildflowers,...

Hiker Biker Trail Bike Ride

Enjoy a 4-mile trail ride on the hiker biker trail through the park. Meet the Park Educator at the Furnace Stack Pavilion.

Mother's Day Wildflower Walk

The first Mother's Day was recognized in 1908, when Anna Jarvis of Philadelphia sent 500 carnations to a church to commemorate her late mother. Perhaps that...

Mother's Day Hike

Join us on McDermott Trail to discover the animal and plant life living in the park. This trail will be muddy and will be a 2-mile total out-and-back trek....

Mother's Day Photo Hike

May 9, 2021 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Moms, enjoy a hike through the forest with your families on Mother’s Day. Along the...

Mother's Day Wildflower Walk

The first Mother's Day was recognized in 1908, when Anna Jarvis of Philadelphia sent 500 carnations to a church to commemorate her late mother. Perhaps that...

Hummingbirds: Jewels in Flight - Virtual

The hummingbirds have returned! Join the park educator online to learn about these beautiful tiny birds and how you can invite them to visit your backyard. ...

Sunday, May 9