DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Hills Creek State Park

June 20 - July 20, 2019

Friday, June 21

Caddis and Stone and May Flies...Oh My!

Park at Overnight Group Tenting, Meeting at Campsite #1 Come and explore the exciting life of aquatic invertebrates! We will do some investigating of our...

Saturday, June 22

Family Fishing Tournament

A family tradition. No registration required prior to the weigh-in. Medallions awarded in the following categories: largest perch, largest bluegill,...

Sunday, June 23

Pennsylvania Turtles

Stop in at the nature center to learn all about the anatomy, life cycle and other unique adaptations of Pennsylvania’s oldest living reptile. We will cover...

Friday, June 28

Owls of Pennsylvania

This program will dive into the biology and ecology of one of Pennsylvania’s most mysterious birds of prey. We will go over identification, calling, breeding...

Saturday, June 29

Freshwater Mussels of Pennsylvania

Freshwater mussels are an important component in keeping Pennsylvania’s lakes, rivers and streams clean. We will cover the science of how these creatures...

Sunday, June 30

Pennsylvania Firefly

Firefly, lightening bug or glow bug, whatever you may call them, stop by the nature center to learn about the science behind these summer spectacles! We will...

Monday, July 1

1700s Pioneer Camp

Step back in time by visiting the 1700s historical frontier camp open daily from 1-5 pm Monday July 1st through Saturday, July 6th, at Hills Creek State...

Tuesday, July 2

1700s Pioneer Camp

Step back in time by visiting the 1700s historical frontier camp open daily from 1-5 pm Monday July 1st through Saturday, July 6th, at Hills Creek State...

Wednesday, July 3

1700s Pioneer Camp

Step back in time by visiting the 1700s historical frontier camp open daily from 1-5 pm Monday July 1st through Saturday, July 6th, at Hills Creek State...

Thursday, July 4

1700s Pioneer Camp

Step back in time by visiting the 1700s historical frontier camp open daily from 1-5 pm Monday July 1st through Saturday, July 6th, at Hills Creek State...

Friday, July 5

1700s Pioneer Camp

Step back in time by visiting the 1700s historical frontier camp open daily from 1-5 pm Monday July 1st through Saturday, July 6th, at Hills Creek State...

Bobcat in PA

The history, biology, and management of the bobcat in Pennsylvania will be explored. The presentation will include mounts, artifacts, and video clips of...

Saturday, July 6

1700s Pioneer Camp

Step back in time by visiting the 1700s historical frontier camp open daily from 1-5 pm Monday July 1st through Saturday, July 6th, at Hills Creek State...

Mountain Lions: Fact or Fiction?

Kerry Gyekis, former Tioga County planner, will present a program on his investigation into mt. lions in the eastern U. S. He will discuss recent sightings,...

Sunday, July 7

Coyotes in PA

Coyotes are a well established member of our wildlife community. Find out where they came from, how to identify them, and more. Mounts, hides, skulls, and...

Saturday, July 20

Elk in PA

Please join the PA Game Commission Northcentral Environmental Educator, Mandy Marconi, for an All about Pennsylvania Elk Program. During this hands-on...