DCNR Calendar of Events

Event Calendar for Raccoon Creek State Park

April 13 - May 13, 2021

Tuesday, April 13

Spring Morning Paddle

Come and enjoy the spring sounds and cool air as we spend the morning paddling around Raccoon Lake. You will need to bring your own kayak or canoe with a PA...

Wednesday, April 14

Woodcock Watch

Join us as we go in search of this unique and amazing bird. We'll discuss and hopefully as the sun sets, see and hear its well-orchestrated courtship dance...

Friday, April 16

Spotted salamander

These warm, springtime nights are perfect for viewing all kinds of cool amphibian species! So come over to Raccoon Creek during twilight hours, where we'll...

Saturday, April 17

Garlic Mustard Pull-a-Thon

Help us save the spring wildflowers from the invasive Garlic Mustard. This invasive plant species has destroyed countless acres of spring wildflower habitat...

Sunday, April 18

Spring Wildflower Walk

Program is full. Registration is closed. Spring has finally arrived and with it the long anticipated and spectacular spring wildflowers. Join park educator...

Tuesday, April 20

Spring Morning Paddle

Come and enjoy the spring sounds and cool air as we spend the morning paddling around Raccoon Lake. You will need to bring your own kayak or canoe with a PA...

Wednesday, April 21

Sunset

Air and water pollution... What causes it? How does it affect us? And most importantly, why should we care? We'll be answering all of these questions and...

Woodcock Watch

Join us as we go in search of this unique and amazing bird. We'll discuss and hopefully as the sun sets, see and hear its well-orchestrated courtship dance...

Thursday, April 22

EARTH WEEK AT RACCOON CREEK: Native Wildflower Planting

There's no better way to celebrate Earth Day than planting some native wildflowers, so we'll be doing exactly that at Raccoon Creek! In addition to that,...

Friday, April 23

Birding along the Trail

Grab your binoculars and join us to learn more about our feathered friends. Participants will learn the basics of birding, basic binocular use, and...

Spring Wildflower Walk 

Spring has finally arrived and with it the long anticipated and spectacular spring wildflowers. Join park educator for a guided tour of these short-lived...

Compost bin

Looking to build up your garden this year, but not sure where to start? Well you're in luck! We'll be doing an entry-level workshop on everything you should...

Saturday, April 24

Spring Wildflower Walk 

Program is full. Registration is closed. Spring has finally arrived and with it the long anticipated and spectacular spring wildflowers. Join park...