DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Friday, October 14

Self-Guided Fall Foliage and Autumn Wonders Walkabout

Experience the extraordinary transformations occurring in the fall forest community on this special, limited-time only Self-Guided Fall Foliage and Autumn...

"Raptors in Migration - Tips on Identification" presented by the Baird Ornithological Club

Join the members of the Baird Ornithological club for thier montly public program in McConnell Hall at Nolde Forest EEC. In this program, Vince Smith will...

Story Walk

Enjoy a story as you walk through the woods! After the story, share with us your Monarch observations! Find it along the Nature Trail (#16) to the right...

Storywalk - Can He Keep It?

Enjoy a walk thru nature while reading a story. The story is located on Adams Run Trail, is less than 1/2 a mile, and handicap accessible. Parking is...

Discover Ricketts Hike

Hiking the Mountain Springs Trail. This is a 4-mile advanced hike. Good boots are recommended for walking and bring water. Wear fluorescent...

DiscoverE: Changing of the Seasons

The following program is for children of all age groups. Returning DiscoverE participants--please bring your folder so we can log your hours. Folders will...

The Wonders of Wetlands Educator Workshop

Wetlands are diverse habitats that are great tools for teaching about Pennsylvania’s aquatic spaces. This workshop will introduce a curriculum...

Autumn Nature Hike

Join our park educator for a cool and educational Fall hike. Please keep in mind that we have some steep inclines and wear appropriate shoes. This will be...

Home School Nature Adventures

Discover nature with other elementary age homeschoolers (K-5) who meet up every other Friday with DCNR park naturalist to explore the outdoors through a wide...

Nature for Toddlers:  Nature Tie-Dyeing

Friday, October 14 10:00am - 11:00am Do you have a young nature lover in your family who’s curious to learn more about the natural environment? Join...

McConnells Mill Historic Gristmill Autumn Hours

Thursdays through Sundays - 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM The 19th century gristmill is the centerpiece of McConnells Mill State Park. The historic gristmill at...

Virtual Pond Community

Learn about the ecosystem of a pond and the many inhabitants that it contains. A ZOOM link will be sent to all participants the day before the program

PSO Cameron County Birding Spotlight

The Pennsylvania Society for Ornithology is holding a "Birding Spotlight" of Cameron County over the weekend of October 14-17, 2022. Sinnemahoning State...

Fall Foliage Cruise

Fall Foliage Cruise – Friday, October 14, 2022 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM – Meet beside Owlet Gift Shop in McDanel’s Area (North Shore) – Moraine As daylight...

What Goes Bump in the Night?

Some screeches, scratches, and screams aren't as spooky as they seem! Join the park naturalist to learn all about nocturnal PA wildlife and their night life...

Colonial Cooking

Learn how to make an authentic Colonial mac and cheese recipe from the 1780s using cast iron cookware.

**Registration Full**Fall Foliage Evening Paddle: Hopewell Lake

Join Park staff for a fall foliage paddle on Hopewell Lake. During the paddle we will be watching the changing colors, looking for waterfowl, and enjoying...

Family Night - Owl Prowl

Join educator Lauren Forster for this walk through the woods of Jacobsburg in search of local species of owls such as the Eastern-Screech Owl and the Great...

Owl Prowl

Join the park naturalist as we try to communicate with these birds of the night! After learning about owl adaptations & owls of PA we will take a 0.5-mile...

Friday, October 14