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

Manager

Robert Neitz

Email

jacobsburgsp@pa.gov

Upcoming Events

Weekly Weeders

Interested in learning more about gardening with native plants? Volunteer to work alongside our education staff as they mulch, pull weeds, divide plants,...

5/26 8:30am
The Pennsylvania Longrifle... and You!

In this seminar, guest speaker Dave Ehrig will explore the roots of our state’s iconic new symbol. From humble frontier roots, an evolution of gunmaking...

5/28 10:30am
Knotweed Knockdown

We will be walking in the stream to cut down Japanese Knotweed (an invasive plant) on streambanks. Please wear shoes you are comfortable with getting wet....

5/28 1pm
Weekly Weeders

Interested in learning more about gardening with native plants? Volunteer to work alongside our education staff as they mulch, pull weeds, divide plants,...

6/2 8:30am
Hike for Health

Get moving after work with a brisk hike at Jacobsburg! These guided monthly hikes are 2 to 2.5 miles over uneven terrain. Dogs are welcome to hike on a...

6/8 5:30pm

Recent Events

Weekly Weeders

5/19/2022

Weekly Weeders

5/12/2022

Hike for Health

5/4/2022

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!