DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Frances Slocum State Park

June 7 - July 7, 2023

Tuesday, June 13

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Outdoor Adventure Day: This Camp is Full

Outdoor rec camp for 12-15 year olds. Activities may include archery, kayaking, flint & steel firestarting, tomahawk throwing and atlatyls. Registration...

Wednesday, June 14

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Outdoor Adventure Day: This Camp is Full

Outdoor rec camp for 12-15 year olds. Activities may include archery, kayaking, flint & steel firestarting, tomahawk throwing and atlatyls. Registration...

Thursday, June 15

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Outdoor Adventure Day: This Camp is Full

Outdoor rec camp for 12-15 year olds. Activities may include archery, kayaking, flint & steel firestarting, tomahawk throwing and atlatyls. Registration...

Friday, June 16

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Outdoor Adventure Day: This Camp is Full

Outdoor rec camp for 12-15 year olds. Activities may include archery, kayaking, flint & steel firestarting, tomahawk throwing and atlatyls. Registration...

Saturday, June 17

Archery for Women: Beginners and Novices

Registration Required. Email Kathy at kkelchner@pa.gov to sign up Women ages 14 and up with little or no archery experience are invited to come and give it...

Swamp Stomp

Let’s walk the old paved road to the swamp and try to catch some frogs and newts. Boots or water shoes recommended. This program is geared toward families...

Wednesday, June 21

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Outdoor Adventure Day: This Camp is Full

Outdoor rec camp for 12-15 year olds. Activities may include archery, kayaking, flint & steel firestarting, tomahawk throwing and atlatyls. Registration...

Thursday, June 22

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Outdoor Adventure Day: This Camp is Full

Outdoor rec camp for 12-15 year olds. Activities may include archery, kayaking, flint & steel firestarting, tomahawk throwing and atlatyls. Registration...

Tuesday, June 27

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Hide & Seekers: This Camp is Full

Nature camp for ages 4 and 5 will be from June 27-29, from 10am til noon each day. You must register ahead of time. Registration is at 10am on May 20th....

Wednesday, June 28

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Hide & Seekers: This Camp is Full

Nature camp for ages 4 and 5 will be from June 27-29, from 10am til noon each day. You must register ahead of time. Registration is at 10am on May 20th....

Thursday, June 29

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Hide & Seekers: This Camp is Full

Nature camp for ages 4 and 5 will be from June 27-29, from 10am til noon each day. You must register ahead of time. Registration is at 10am on May 20th....

Saturday, July 1

Trees for Kids

Kids ages 6-12 can learn about trees and leaves through hands on activities. Participants will start a leaf collection to take home.

Nature table at the Pool

On certain summer afternoons the park naturalist will have a table set up near the pool entrance, full of interesting nature items. Stop in and check it out....

Snakes of Pennsylvania

Learn about our common local snakes as the park welcomes Jeannie Carl from Carbon County EE Center. She'll have a few live examples with her and she'll tell...

Sunday, July 2

Possums for Preschoolers

ages 3-5. Little ones and their grownups will learn about possums through story, craft and handson activities.

Wednesday, July 5

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Outdoor Adventure Day

Outdoor rec camp for 12-15 year olds. Activities may include archery, kayaking, flint & steel firestarting, tomahawk throwing and atlatyls. Registration...

Thursday, July 6

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Outdoor Adventure Day

Outdoor rec camp for 12-15 year olds. Activities may include archery, kayaking, flint & steel firestarting, tomahawk throwing and atlatyls. Registration...

Friday, July 7

DiscoverE Nature Camp: Outdoor Adventure Day

Outdoor rec camp for 12-15 year olds. Activities may include archery, kayaking, flint & steel firestarting, tomahawk throwing and atlatyls. Registration...