DCNR Calendar of Events

Frances Slocum State Park

Frances Slocum State Park consists of 1,035 acres in northeastern Pennsylvania’s Luzerne County. Frances Slocum Lake is the focal point of the park and forms a horseshoe covering 165 acres.

565 Mount Olivet Rd., Wyoming, PA 18644-9333








Kevin Koflanovich



Upcoming Events

Raccoons for Kids

**ages 3-5 Little ones and their grownups will learn aboout raccoons through hands on activities, story, and simple craft.

8/31 1pm
Nature Table at the Pool

.The park naturalist will have a table set up outside the pool area with interesting natural items on display. Stop in to see skulls, plants, birds, mammals,...

8/31 3pm
Moths and Butterflies

What's the difference between a moth and a butterfly? Is there a way to tell males from females? Using mounted examples and a few live specimens, the park...

8/31 7pm
Insect Safari

Calling all intepid explorers! Join the park naturalist as we set off in search of insects and spiders. All equipment provided. **ages 6 and up

9/1 10am
Birds for Kids (Nature Camp Repeat)

**ages 6-10 Young people and their grownups will learn about birds through hands on activities and taxidermy mounts. You can even make your own bird call to...

9/1 1pm

Recent Events

Music in the Woods


Recent Activity

Alison Flanagan

Alison Flanagan left a positive review 9/9/2017

Beautiful morning, lots of interesting wildlife spotted including a blue heron, bald eagle and kingfisher. Thanks to Kathy Kelchner for leading the paddle!

Molly Onomastico

Molly Onomastico left a positive review 8/5/2017

Miss Kathy is a great story teller. My boys LOVED it!

Michelle Belles

Michelle Belles posted a photo 7/6/2017