DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Wednesday, July 21

Self-Guided: DIY DiscoverE Activity Guide

Pick up your free copy of this summer's DIY DiscoverE Activity Guide! You can find a copy of the guide in the lobby of the education building at Kings Gap,...

StoryWalk: Tuesday

Self-Guided Mid-June through mid-September Visit the Watershed Trail in the Kings Gap Hollow Day Use area to enjoy a story...

Wildlife Watchers on Water Kayak Program

Enjoy a 1 ½ hour guided kayak program. The trip is a leisurely paddle through the coves of Lake Marburg to quietly observe wildlife on the water’s...

Kings Gap Watershed Education Institute for Teachers

Tuesday, July 20 - Thursday, July 22, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm; Two additional days of investigations & curriculum support are scheduled for the fall (Tuesday,...

*FULL* Project WET: Climate, Water and Resilience Educator Workshop

*This workshop is FULL* Climate, Water and Resilience helps educators teach middle and high school students about climate and climate change using...

All Washed Up!

Have you ever been walking the shores of Presque Isle and came across something that caught your attention? Join the Park Naturalists for a guided...

Hide 'n Seekers DiscoverE! Camp

Designed for ages 4-5, in Hide n' Seekers camp your young learner will have the opportunity to explore nature at Bendigo State Park. We will take a nature...

Outdoor Explorer DiscoverE Camp

This day camp is designed for 7, 8 and 9 year olds who enjoy the outdoors. We'll have a mini-bioblitz, learn about fish and go fishing, and learn about owls...

DiscoverE - Penn's Adventurers

The Penn’s Adventurers program is open to children ages 9-12 and is comprised of 12 hours of programming over three days. The Penn’s Adventurers theme this...

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...

Story Walks - Pig

A self guided story walk on the Whispering Pines Trail for families with children and animal lovers. Today will be a live pig to meet and greet. Sponsored by...

Historic Gristmill Hours

2021 Historic Gristmill Hours are from 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM at McConnells Mill State Park. The historic gristmill will be open to visitors Wednesdays through...

Fishing Tackle Loaner Program

What if you didn’t bring your fishing gear? No problem—borrow ours! Rods and tackle boxes will be available to borrow on a first come, first serve basis. All...

All Washed Up!

Have you ever been walking the shores of Presque Isle and came across something that caught your attention? Join the Park Naturalists for a guided...

Introduction to Kayaking

Always wanted to try kayaking? 9-acre Lake Frances is the perfect lake for beginners. This hour-long session is for those who have NEVER kayaked before....

Introduction to Kayaking

Always wanted to try kayaking? 9-acre Lake Frances is the perfect lake for beginners. This hour-long session is for those who have NEVER kayaked before....

Wednesday Woods Walks

Join the park naturalist for a walk in the woods. On each date, we'll explore a different trail.

Family Fishing Program

The PA Fish & Boat Commission will be offering their Family Fishing Program for families with little or no fishing experience. Participants learn basic...

Introduction to Kayaking

Always wanted to try kayaking? 9-acre Lake Frances is the perfect lake for beginners. This hour-long session is for those who have NEVER kayaked before....

DiscoverE- Penn Adventurers

For ages 9-12. Why do only a small percentage of animals hop? Learn more about the ones that do as we observe, analyze, and predict the advantages of how...

Hike for Hounds

Join us for a weeknight walk with furry friends! You may bring your own dog or choose to walk alongside dogs residing at the Humane Society of Somerset...

Intro to Fishing with PA Fish & Boat Preregistration required.

Interested in getting started with or learning more about fishing in Pennsylvania? At this program, PFBC staff will introduce participants to the basics of...

Wednesday, July 21