DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Sunday, May 19

DiscoverE: Backyard Birds

Let's grab our binoculars and learn about some of the common birds that we can find in our own backyards. This is a program for youth ages 8-12 and their...

Trail Maintenance

***Tools provided, register first***Evansburg has over fifteen miles of hiking and biking trails for the public to enjoy. However, it takes plenty of work to...

Kid's Craft: Coffee Filter Flowers

Stop by the Wildlife Center Classroom and make a coffee filter flower while learning about the park's diversity of spring wildflowers.

PA Native Species Day: Tree ID Paddle

***Pre-registration required: Please use the green "register" button to sign up. ***Program Location: Giving Pond Recreation Area, 1125 River Rd. (PA-32),...

Stream Search

Search the creek to see what species of fish, amphibians, and macroinvertebrates are living here! Nets will be provided. Wear shoes that tie and can get...

World Turtle Day

Turtles have roamed our planet since before dinosaurs, yet many of these beloved creatures are now in serious trouble due to habitat loss, exploitation as...

Spring Wildflowers at the Point

Join the Point State Park educator on a tour of different wildflowers that can be found in the park. Many of these species are planted by the Garden Club of...

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...

Thaddeus Stevens Blacksmith Shop

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...

Mansion Sundays: Open for Tours

Join us on the top of the mountain to visit the Cameron-Masland Mansion, an historic stone villa built in 1908 as a summer home. The first floor is only...

Student Art Exhibition Grand Opening

Kings Gap has partnered with the Arts in Education program, Capital Area Intermediate Unit and artist Janice Bailor of La Rue de Fleurs Studio, to connect...

4-H Heritage Club

Head, Heart, Hands, and Health And a bit of history. This 4-H community club focuses on local history and heritage skills like cooking, gardening, print...

Shoaff's Mill Tours - Remake Learning Days

Shoaff's Mill is a 19th century operational grist mill that is open for tours Saturdays & Sundays from May through the Apple Festival in October, *staff...

Walk with a Ranger: Evansburg Throughout Time

Take a walk on the Farmstead Loop and hear all about Evansburg’s past. Learn about how the land has been used throughout the years and how to preserve it for...

Wildflower Walk

See some of the spring wildflowers found at Black Moshannon State Park, and discover if they are edible and what how they were historically used for...

Birds of Prey

Join us for a live raptor presentation by Hawk Mountain Sanctuary staff! Hawk Mountain will present their "Birds of Prey" program with live birds of prey,...

Bluebird Boxes Make and Take

Join Game Commission Educator Mercy to learn all about bluebirds and build your own bluebird nest-box to take home with you! Throughout this program, you...

What's in your forest?

Visit the Point to discover the wonders that your urban forest can hold! Discover what types of trees are growing above your head, what birds are singing in...

North Country Voices Concert

4/9/24 - CANCELED. Regrettably due to a loss in the group. More information on rescheduling to follow. -- Enjoy a free choir concert by local vocal...

Of Bluebirds and Bluebird Boxes

The story of the efforts that brought back the beautiful Eastern Bluebird in Pennsylvania. Participating families will receive free materials for making one...

Sunday, May 19