DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Tuesday, August 2

Flat Naturalist Walks

Go for a walk with Presque Isle’s very own flat naturalists. Much like the Flat Stanley in schools, Presque Isle will have Flat Naturalists meet you on a...

Story Book Walk – Tucker and Ripley’s Adventure on Presque Isle 

Take a walk and read a story at the same time. Throughout the month of July and August 2022, visit Presque Isle State Park for a self -guided story walk...

StoryWalk - Box Turtle At Long Pond

Enjoy a story as you walk through the woods! You can find Box Turtle at Long Pond on the Whispering Pines Trail (#2) in the Pine Plantation use area as...

StoryWalk - My Happy Year

Enjoy a story as you walk through the woods! You can find My Happy Year by E. Bluebird on the Nature Trail (#16) outside the Education Building. Share...

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...

Working Together Conservation Exhibit 

The Tom Ridge Environmental Center (TREC) and the Presque Isle State Park complex house many agencies, organizations, partners, and volunteers that play a...

Kayak Camp

Participants ages 10-15 are invited to learn the basics of paddling and how to do it safely. Please plan to attend all 3 days. The same camp is being...

STORYWALK: Mama Built a Little Nest- Recurring Event Self Guided

Mt. Pisgah State Park invites you to enjoy reading "Mama Built a Nest" while walking along the Oh! Susanna Trail by Stephen Foster Lake between the pool area...

WILD About Pollinators Educator Workshop

Get WILD with Pennsylvania Pollinators, like butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds! Pollinators are important for our ecosystem and for human survival. Use...

Hook, Line, and Simple: Intro to Fishing

Have you ever wanted to learn how to fish? Join the park naturalists for an intro to fishing program! All ages are welcome, but those aged 16 years and older...

DCNR Exploring Careers Outdoors (ECO) Days - Geology

Students in 9-12th grade are invited to spend the day at beautiful Hickory Run State Park to learn about several careers in the outdoors. Sign up for one or...

Family Story Time

Join Conservation Volunteer and elementary school teacher Amanda for a story and activity designed for ages 3-10. Bring a blanket for your family to sit on!...

Nature Story Time

Join us for a nature story with Miss Nancy from Red Land library, and stay for a nature activity based on the theme of the book we just read! Program will...

Hear the Hammer of Forging Iron

In the Nineteenth Century, wooden pegs were used for construction because metal products were so expensive. Come see an actual blacksmith in action with this...

Kayak Camp

Participants ages 10-15 are invited to learn the basics of paddling and how to do it safely. Please plan to attend all 3 days. The same camp is being...

Butterfly Puddler

Come learn some hand building pottery skills as Kate Reynolds of Mudware Designs guides you to create a beautiful piece of artwork for use in your garden. ...

Flint Knapping Demonstration

Teens and Adults will learn the history and art of flint knapping, the art of making stone projectile points.

Tuesday, August 2