DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Wednesday, September 1

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 edges....

Self-guided Walkabout: Finding Ferns and Their Friends

Ferns and their allies (other spore-bearing plants) are sometimes overlooked in favor of flashy flowers, but they are, in truth, an incredible example of...

Homeschool Day: Creek Camp

Homeschoolers, enjoy a fun day along the First Fork Sinnemahoning Creek while learning about freshwater habitats and the animals and plants that live there. ...

Wednesday Weed Warriors

***Registration required: Please register for this program by clicking the green "register" button.*** ***Meeting location: Giving Pond Recreation Area,...

Homeschool Day 7-12

All programs for this day are for homeschool or cyberschool families with children in grades 7-12. We will be learning about astronomy such as the moon,...

Hide-'n-Seekers Program

Let's find out about salamanders! Children ages 4 -6 are invited to have some amphibian fun in the Visitors Center backyard.

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...

Nature Story Time

Join us for a nature story, and stay for a nature activity based on the theme of the book we just read! Program will last less than 1 hour. This program is...

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...

Something's Fishy!

How much do you really know about fish? We'll discuss fish anatomy and match fish with their families, then we'll try a hand at identifying a live fish.

Virtual Wildlife Wednesdays

On Wednesday September 1st from 1:00pm-2:00pm, join the Presque Isle Environmental Educators for a virtual program on the wildlife activity at Presque Isle...

PA Mammals

Come on down to Oil Creek State Park to learn all about Pennsylvania mammals by observing skins, skulls, and scat. You'll learn how to identify a variety of...

BYOKayak Evening Kayak

CANCELLED - 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...

Wednesday, September 1