DCNR Calendar of Events

Events

Thursday, May 9

Self-Guided Spring Wildflower Walkabout

Wildflowers have been admired for their beauty and usefulness as foods and medicines for many generations. Every wildflower, from the elegant lady’s slipper...

Weekly Weeders

Interested in learning more about gardening with native plants? Volunteer to mulch, pull weeds, divide plants, and amend soil in the center's native plant...

Photo Credit: Matt Carrick

Join Jennings staff for casual bird walks this spring/summer on May 9th, June 14th, and July 19th. Birders of all levels are welcome. We'll meet in the...

Spring Natives Guided Walk

Learn all about Spring Ephemerals and other native plants on a walk around White Clay Creek Preserve! We will look for native wildflowers and plants and...

Explore A Vernal Pool

What is a vernal pool? Only the most fascinating wetland on our planet! Join us to explore a vernal pool and search for Wood Frog and Spotted Salamander egg...

children drawing faces on brown cardstock cutout like bats

Children ages 3-6 and their families are welcome to join us for a biweekly program that explores nature concepts. Each week will have activities such as a...

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...

Healthy Hikes

Thursday, May 2, 9, 16 12:00pm - 1:00pm Hiking is a great way to improve your physical and mental health! Join the park naturalist for a quickly paced...

A spring beauty blooms

Join the park educator and Master Gardeners volunteers for a walk through the park as we search for wildflowers that may be in bloom.

Remake Learning Days: Animal Architects

What does it mean to be an architect? How can animals be architects? Come learn more about animal construction and challenge yourself to create your own...

Spring Bloom Bike Ride

Join the park naturalist for an evening bike ride on the John C. Oliver Multi-Purpose Loop Trail. In spring, this 12-mile loop bike trail is in full bloom...

Pine Creek Nature Book Club Meeting

Tiadaghton State Forest will be hosting the Pine Creek Nature Book Club, with meetings starting in January of 2024. We will meet on the second Thursday of...

Thursday, May 9