DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center

October 13 - November 12, 2019

Monday, October 14

Get Moving Monday

Hike the trails with a Nolde educator! Medium difficulty – approx. 2 miles. Trekking poles will be available to loan. Meet at McConnell Hall to start. ...

Saturday, October 19

The Beauty of Botany

Dr. Susan Munch will present seasonal botany topics during a forest walk for hands-on identification. Technical explanations of plants provided by a...

Monday, October 21

Get Moving Monday

Hike the trails with a Nolde educator! Medium difficulty – approx. 2 miles. Trekking poles will be available to loan. Meet at McConnell Hall to start. ...

From Land to Stream: Middle and High School Educator Workshop (Millersville)

Are you a pre-service teacher, in-service teacher, or non-formal educator looking for new ways to engage middle and high school students in environmental and...

Friday, October 25

Mengel Natural History Meeting

Mengel Natural History Society hosts Don Williams in McConnell Hall for his program “The Susquehanna River – Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow.” Don will discuss...

Saturday, October 26

Day of the Dead

Explore this Mexican cultural holiday. Educational centers will be set up around the Nolde Mansion to make a take home craft, learn about extinct and...

Monday, October 28

Get Moving Monday

Hike the trails with a Nolde educator! Medium difficulty – approx. 2 miles. Trekking poles will be available to loan. Meet at McConnell Hall to start. ...

Project Feeder Watch Training

Do you want to participate in some citizen science data collection this winter? Join us for this bird ID training and learn how to participate in Project...

Tuesday, October 29

From Land to Stream: Middle and High School Educator Workshop (Kutztown)

Are you a pre-service teacher, in-service teacher, or non-formal educator looking for new ways to engage middle and high school students in environmental and...

Sunday, November 3

Nolde Mansion Open House

Now serving as the first Environmental Education Center in the state, the Nolde property was once the home of a wealthy Reading manufacturer. Join us on the...

Monday, November 4

Books and Boots

Exercise for the mind and body--book discussion followed by a walk in Nolde Forest. Call or email the Center for monthly book list. Meet in the mansion...

Wednesday, November 6

Friends of Nolde Forest Meeting (1st Wednesdays)

The Friends of Nolde Forest meet once a month to discuss business and plan events and fundraising activities. Interested in joining the Friends of Nolde...

Friday, November 8

Baird Ornithological Club

Join BOC in McConnell Hall one Friday a month as they host local speakers. Open to the Public. All are welcome. November's Speaker: Winter Birding - Ruth...

Tuesday, November 12

Second Tuesday Storytime

Join park staff and local librarians on the second tuesday of the month this fall for a fun storytime and short, kid friendly, hike. Children ages 3 to 7...