DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Parker Dam State Park

July 19 - August 18, 2019

Friday, July 19

DiscoverE - Hide-'n-Seekers

The Hide-N-Seekers programs at the park will follow a different format this year. They will be a number of Friday afternoon sessions throughout the summer. ...

Nature Nut—Frogs

Who doesn’t love seeing a frog in a pond, lake, or swamp? Learn more about them in this quirky video by Nature Nut, John Acorn.

Saturday, July 20

What Was Dinner?

Some species can leave behind clues to their survival in nature. Owls do so be leaving pellets. Learn about owls and their pellets as we dissect one.

Man and the Moon

So 50 years ago today, man landed on the moon. If you are fascinated by the moon, come learn some interesting facts about the Earth’s natural satellite.

Owls at the Beach

Learn what makes owl special, and what kinds we have living in the park. Taxidermy mounts of many different species on hand.

Owl Power

Using the latest in camera technology, computer graphics, x-rays, and supersensitive microphones, we can take a brand-new look at owls in more detail than...

Tuesday, July 23

DiscoverE - Penn’s Adventurers

The Penn’s Adventurers program is open to children ages 9-12 and is comprised of 12 hours of programming over three days. The Penn’s Adventurers theme this...

Friday, July 26

DiscoverE - Outdoor Explorers

The Outdoor Explorers and Hide-N-Seekers programs at the park will follow a different format this year. Each of the two programs will have a number of...

Sunday, July 28

Tea and Talk

Bring your own cup to sample some sweet fern/mountain mint tea grown right here in the park. Talk is whatever interests you about the environment. The Sunday...

Friday, August 2

DiscoverE - Hide-'n-Seekers

The Hide-N-Seekers programs at the park will follow a different format this year. They will be a number of Friday afternoon sessions throughout the summer. ...

Thursday, August 8

Sustainability Fair

Our second annual Sustainability Fair should feature such topics as solar energy, LEED certified buildings, recycling, sustainable farming, electric...

Friday, August 9

DiscoverE - Outdoor Explorers

The Outdoor Explorers and Hide-N-Seekers programs at the park will follow a different format this year. Each of the two programs will have a number of...

Sunday, August 11

Tea and Talk

Bring your own cup to sample some sweet fern/mountain mint tea grown right here in the park. Talk is whatever interests you about the environment. The Sunday...

Friday, August 16

DiscoverE - Hide-'n-Seekers

The Hide-N-Seekers programs at the park will follow a different format this year. They will be a number of Friday afternoon sessions throughout the summer. ...