DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center

August 20 - September 19, 2019

Friday, August 23

DiscoverE: Birding 101

Have you ever wondered what birds live in your backyard? In this hands on class children 8 to 12 and their acompanying adult will learn all about birds and...

Saturday, August 24

Archery 101

FILLED. Wait List Only. Are you interested in learning a new skill? Now is your chance! All necessary equipment will be provided. Join Nolde staff and...

Archery 101

FILLED. Wait List Only. Are you interested in learning a new skill? Now is your chance! All necessary equipment will be provided. Join Nolde staff and...

Sunday, August 25

Native Plant Garden Volunteer Day

Join the Nolde Forest Friends Group to help beautify the gardens around the mansion. Help is needed to weed out invasives and plant native plants. Not sure...

Monday, August 26

Get Moving Monday

Hike the trails with a Nolde educator! Each hike will explore different trails and focus on a different topic or theme. Medium difficulty – approx. 2 miles....

Wednesday, August 28

Dog Friendly Evening Hike

Grab your leash and your well behaved four legged friend and join park staff on an after work hiking session at Nolde Forest. We will meet outside of...

Sunday, September 1

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...

Wild Edibles walk

Join wild foods expert Debbie Naha on this edibles program in Nolde Forest. After an indoor presentation on wild plants in McConnell Hall, join Debbie on a...

Wednesday, September 4

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...

Saturday, September 7

Eastern Penn Mushroomers Foray

Have you ever wanted to learn what fungi grow in Nolde Forest? Join the Eastern Penn Mushroomers on this fungus hunt in the forest. Participants will hike...

Monday, September 9

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. ...

Tuesday, September 10

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...

Friday, September 13

Baird Ornithological Club

Join BOC in McConnell Hall one friday a month as they host local speakers. Open to the Public. September's Speaker: Birds Among the Modern and Ancient Maya...

Monday, September 16

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. ...