DCNR Calendar of Events

Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center

Year-round, the 1,168-acre Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center offers programs for pre-schoolers through college students. Center staff also provide community programs on many subjects like natural and cultural history and outdoor recreation.

400 Belfast Rd, Nazareth, PA 18064

Phone

610-746-2801

Website

dcnr.pa.gov

Region

East

Email

jacobsburgsp@pa.gov

Upcoming Events

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...

5/30 8:30am
Logo with large waterdrop, dragonfly, and cattails above the words Watershed Education

Educators, are you looking for a thoughtful curriculum that engages students and connects them to their local communities and environment? Join professionals...

6/4 9am
Hike for Health

Get moving after work with a brisk hike at Jacobsburg! These guided monthly hikes are 2 to 3 miles over uneven terrain. You must be able to maintain a hiking...

6/5 5:30pm
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...

6/6 8:30am
Nesting Box Evening Hike

Join our cavity nest monitors, Becca and Jeff ,for a two-mile hike to count eggs, chicks, and fledglings in the nest boxes at the center. You may even...

6/12 6pm

Recent Events

Weekly Weeders

5/23/2024

Weekly Weeders

5/16/2024

Weekly Weeders

5/9/2024

Recent Activity

Jacqueline Werkheiser

Jacqueline Werkheiser left a positive review 9/1/2018

This was a very good event and we enjoyed it very much. We learnt a lot from it too.

amanda peterson

amanda peterson left a positive review 7/31/2018

They really loved it!!

Andrew Trumbour

Andrew Trumbour left a positive review 2/23/2018

This was very cool. We learned a lot about how owls digest their food.

Andrew Trumbour

Andrew Trumbour left a positive review 3/24/2018

Our guide Andy was great. Very informative and took time answer our questions.

Shana Goodchild

Shana Goodchild posted a photo 6/22/2015

Thank you Andy for a great walk - you are a wealth of information.  My daughter hasn't stopped talking about it! Thank you Andy for a great walk - you are a wealth of information. My daughter hasn't stopped talking about it!