DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, April 14

Guided Nature Hike

Join your DCNR Park Naturalist on the Second Sunday of every month from March-November for a free guided nature hike through Ridley Creek State Park. We will...

Invasive Plant Mitigation

***Tools provided, register first*** Evansburg has seen its fair share of non-native plants pop-up in the park. Join the park's volunteers in combating these...

Friends of the Parks/Penguin Court Fourth Annual Native Plant Sale Online

This is no fooling-the Friends of the Parks/Penguin Court Fourth Annual Native Plant Sale site is now active and ready for your orders. The website will be...

Antler Craft (Make and Take)

One of the biggest questions at the Elk Country Visitor Center is, “when do the elk shed their antlers?” The answer to that question is easy! Elk shed their...

DiscoverE Backpack Loaner Program

April 12, 2024 – October 7, 2024 Locust Lake State Park will be offering a new program this year. DiscoverE is a program offered at PA state parks by the...

Eagle Watch

Join Park Naturalist Bob Edkin at the Pine Creek Rail Trail Darling Run Access, located 5 miles from Leonard Harrison State Park on route 362, for this...

Introduction to Grafting

Join DCNR for an introduction to grafting. Once a commonplace agricultural skill, grafting – the ancient technique of cloning trees – is rising in popularity...

Nature Journaling

The Friends of Raccoon Creek State Park have teamed up with Naturalist Betsy Bangley to bring you “Nature Journaling". Betsy will cover the fundamentals of...

Walk with a Ranger: Bird Watching

Evansburg is an excellent birding spot even outside of migration season. With a lovely creek valley, and welcoming woods, songbirds can be seen year-around....

Don Hagist

This is a hybrid event. Visitors may attend in-person in the Visitor Center Auditorium or virtually on Zoom. In the event of inclement weather, this will...

Nature Journaling for World Art Day!

Join our park staff in celebrating World Art Day by learning about Nature Journaling! Meet our staff in the top floor exhibits and classroom in the Kinzua...

Sunday, April 14