DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Friday, September 30

2022 Fall Migration Round-Up

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to go birding, but we want to see which park is the best! Join us in a friendly competition to see which...

2022 Fall Migration Round-Up

Pennsylvania State Parks offer fantastic places to go birding, but we want to see which park is the best! Join us in a friendly competition to see which...

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...

Expert Bird Walk

Calling all experienced birders! Join the park naturalist for an unpredictable morning of birding during fall migration season. This program will consist of...

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...

Monarch Butterfly Tagging; A citizen science program.

Saturday, September 3 Thursday, September 15 Friday, September 23 Friday, September 30 10:00am - 11:30am The Monarch Butterfly is arguably one of the...

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 Monarch Biology and Tagging

Learn basic biology about Monarch butterflies and their life cycle and how we capture and tag live Monarchs. Links will be sent out the day before the...

Fall Wild Edibles

Our final wild edibles program of the year is here! Join us at the Egbert Farm Day Use Area as we learn about some of the edible plants growing at Oil Creek...

Meet the Park EES

The Park EES (Environmental Education Specialist) will be set up at the Park Office on Friday afternoon from 3-6pm. He will have the program guide to the...

Bald Eagle Jeopardy

Do you have a competitive spirit?! How about a love of nature related trivia? Join the park naturalist at the Campground Amphitheater for a fun filled...

Owl Prowl

Owl Prowl – Friday, September 30, 2022 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM – Kildoo Pavilion – McConnells Mill Join the park naturalist to learn about the wonderful owls...

Rocks the Park

Rocks and minerals made fun and easy! Free family packets of rocks and minerals.

Campfire Tales: Samuel's Favorites

Join Mr. Cowan around the campfire to hear some of his favorite tales from the park. You may just learn something new. Bring a chair or blanket and snacks if...

On the Trail of Pennsylvania Black Bears

Enjoy us for an educational and very interseting documentary on the Black bears by Pennsylvania Game Commission biologist Dr. Gary Alt. Dr. Alt is one of the...

Astronomy & the Night Sky

When was the last time you looked up at the stars? Did you know, that when you're looking up, you're actually looking into the past? Come on out to the pet...

Friday, September 30