DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center

December 7, 2019 - January 6, 2020

Sunday, December 8

Guided Dog Hike

Come hike the trails with your furry best friend. Enjoy the seasonal changes in the forest. All dogs must be on leash. One dog per hiker. Medium...

Critter Creations

Bring your creativity and holiday spirit to make ornaments out of natural materials. Also, feel free to bring a mug for a hot drink, and a glue gun and box...

Friday, December 13

Watershed Stewardship

Join Mengel Natural History Society and Baird Ornithological Club in McConnell Hall at their joint December meeting. Open to the Public. December's Speaker:...

Saturday, December 14

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...

Saturday, December 21

Solstice Celebration- Little Tyke Hike

Celebrate the shortest day of the year with a special story time and tyke hike for our youngest park visitors! Children ages 3-5 are invited to the Nolde...

Solstice Celebration-Salty Solstice Science

Are you ready to put your driveway and sidewalks on a "low salt diet"? Join the Mifflin Stormwater Stewards of Brecknock Elementary and Nolde staff to learn...

Solstice Celebration-Solstice Stroll

Nolde staff invite all winter weather hikers to join us to celebrate the return of the sun this solstice day! Be sure to dress for the weather as we explore...

Sunday, December 22

Holiday Hibernation-Christmas Animals

Join us for a program all about hibernation with a Christmas twist. The program will include a short lesson on hibernation, story, outdoor exploration and a...

Tuesday, December 31

Last Night Hike - FULL

----- This event is currently FULL and accepting waitlist registrations only. Please register in order to be on the waitlist. If a spot opens up prior to the...

Wednesday, January 1

First Day Hike at Nolde Forest

Start the New Year off right with a resolution to hike! Join us for a First Day Hike at Nolde Forest on January 1st, 2020 !! Please dress appropriately for...

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...

Sunday, January 5

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, January 6

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...