DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Thursday, July 8

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...

B.Y.O.B. (Bring Your Own boat): Arroyo Bridge-Irwin Run

Bring your own boat, beverage, and... bananas, for an interpretive guided float down the National Wild & Scenic Clarion River from Arroyo Bridge to Irwin...

Outdoor Adventure Day Mini Camp-THIS CAMP IS FULL

**ages 12-15. Young people will get to try various outdoor rec activities such as archery, tomahawk throwing, atlatyls or flint & steel firestarting.Youth...

Hide N' Seekers DiscoverE Camp

This day camp is designed for young naturalists, aged 4, 5 and 6. We will explore nature through games and fun activities. Registration is required for...

WORLDS END WALKABOUT

Explore a variety of park trails with other hiking enthusiasts. Most walkabouts are are 2 -3 miles in length and begin at the Visitors Center. Occasionally,...

Discover Plants! (Jr. Naturalist 2 series)

Children ages 9 – 12 are invited to come along and learn about various aspects of the natural world in this Jr. Naturalist 2 series of programs. Each program...

DiscoverE - Hide-'n-Seekers

This year’s Hide-‘n-Seekers (children ages 4-5) program at Parker Dam State Park is comprised of 6 hours of programming over three days. The theme this year...

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...

Petroleum Centre Tour

Join the park naturalist as we explore the "Wickedest Town East of the Mississippi." We'll utilize a miniature diorama inside the train station to get a...

Silver Paddle

Silver Paddle - Thursday, July 8, 2021 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM – McDanel’s Launch (North Shore) - Moraine Experience the peace and tranquility that can be...

Bluebird Walk

Come join the park naturalist as he checks the cavity nest boxes here at the park. Along the way you will learn about bluebirds and other cavity nesters and...

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...

VIRTUAL - Herpetology Series: Salamanders and Newts of Pennsylvania

Whether you're new(t) to the science of reptiles and amphibians or a seasoned herpetologist, you're bound to enjoy this virtual lunchtime program! We'll be...

Insect Quest!

Join the park naturalist on a field adventure to collect, identify, and release insects! We will identify the insects found at the park, and discuss what...

Family Craft Time

Join us on the porch at the Visitor Center for a DCNR Conservation Volunteer-led craft for children. Each week we will have a different craft to create and...

Penn's Adventurers: Kayaking

Join the park naturalist for this summer series of outdoor programs geared toward youth 9-12 years old. In this session, participants will learn basic...

Throwback: Food in the Woods

[This program was offered at this date, time, and location 50 years ago.] Wild edibles – some are very good, and some are merely edible. Learn which are...

Treasure Hunt

Ahoy matey! Families use map and compass to find the hidden treasure.

Thursday, July 8