Bald Eagle State Park, Howard
Through July 25 - Thursday Evening Series: Story Time with the Friendship Community Library, 7-8 p.m.
June 23 - Sunday Morning Stroll, 9-10 a.m.
June 23 - Environmental Learning Center Open House, 1-3 p.m.
June 28 - 15th annual Bald Eagle Knap-in, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
June 28 - Build Your Own Atlatl (for kids), 5-6 p.m.
June 28 - Open Atlatl Range, 6-7 p.m.
June 28 - Eastern Long Hunter program, 7-8 p.m.
June 28 - Flint Knapping Basics, 8-9 p.m.
June 29 - Wild Edible Plant Walk, 9-10 a.m.
Through December - Growing up Wild Series, 10-11:30 a.m., Environmental Learning Center. For ages 3-5. Held on the first Thursday of every month. Registration required by calling 814-625-9369.
Cherry Springs State Park, Galeton
Office: Call Lyman Run park at 814-435-5010
June 28-29 - Solar Viewing, 7-8:30 p.m.
June 28-29 - Saturn and the Stars of Summer, 10 p.m.
Elk Country Visitor Center, Benezette
June 29 - Raptor Identification, 1 p.m.
July 4 - Reading of the Declaration of Independence, noon.
Hills Creek State Park, Wellsboro
June 23 - Canoe Tour, 6 p.m. Space limited; call to register.
June 23 - Bears of Pennsylvania, 9 p.m.
June 28 - Beaver Hike, 7:30 p.m.
June 28 - Beavers on Ice, 9 p.m.
June 29 - Canoe Tour, 6:30 p.m. Space limited; call to register.
June 29 - Talk to the Animals, 9 p.m.
June 30 - Critter Call, 8:45 p.m.
Hyner Run State Park,
June 29 - Aquatic Insects, 4:30 p.m.
June 29 - Creatures of the Creek, 4:40-6 p.m.
June 29 - State Parks Jeopardy, 7:30 p.m.
June 29 - Wild Theater: Pennsylvania Songbirds, 9 p.m.
Kettle Creek State Park, Renovo
June 29 - Tree ID Hike, 3:30 p.m., nature center, lower campground.
June 29 - Return From Forever: Ospreys, 8 p.m., nature center.
Little Pine State Park, Waterville
Office: 753-6005/6000 or firstname.lastname@example.org
June 23 - Footprints in Time, 1 p.m.
June 28 - Coffee Break, 8 p.m.
June 28 - Theater in the Pines: Eyewitness Bird, 9 p.m.
June 30 - Children's Story Time, 1 p.m.
Lyman Run State Park, Galeton
Wednesday evenings in June and July - Yoga in the Park, 7-8 p.m. Fee applies. Register by calling instructor Brenna Francis at 570-404-1913 or emailing Brenna2911@yahoo.com.
Mt. Pisgah State Park, Troy
June 28 - Family Movie Night, 8:30-10:30 p.m.
Ole Bull State Park,
June 26 - Busy Beavers, 10 a.m., amphitheater. For ages 4-11.
June 27 - PA Black Bear, 3 p.m., amphitheater. For ages 4-11.
June 27 - Return From Forever: Ospreys, 8:30 p.m., amphitheater.
June 28 - World of Snakes, 8 p.m., amphitheater. Guest speaker Michelle McCloskey will bring some live snakes.
R.B. Winter State Park, Mifflinburg
June 23 - Rapid Run Pools and Wetlands Wander, 8:30 a.m.
June 23 - Fishy Fun, 2 p.m.
June 26 - Hide and Seekers: Outdoor Explorers Day Camp, 10 a.m.
June 29 - Using a GPS and Basic Geocaching, 10 a.m.
June 30 - Luna and Other Cool Moths, 2 p.m.
Ricketts Glen State Park, Red Rock
June 24 - The Transformers, 10 a.m.-noon
Worlds End State Park, Forksville
Through June 25 - Little Sprouts Childrens' Gardening Series, 10:30 a.m.-noon. Children ages 4-5 will discover the joys of planting, tending, harvesting and eating their very own produce as they cultivate a plot of bright flowers, fragrant herbs and tasty vegetables. Along the way, the Sprouts will learn about seed growth, pollinators, worms, soils, healthy eating and lots more. Registration is required by calling Environmental Education Specialist Jane Swift at the park office.
June 25 - Pennsylvania Amphibians and Reptiles, 2-3 p.m., visitor center.
June 26 - Guided Hike, 9:30-11:30 a.m., visitor center. Join the naturalist on a 2.5 mile circuit hike on the Link, Loyalsock, and Worlds End trails, where you'll see a rich diversity of wildflowers and ferns, walk alongside two beautiful coldwater streams, and hear a bit of park history as well.
June 29 - Mud Day, 10 a.m.-noon. It's International Mud Day and time to get down and dirty at the park. Bring your kids to play in the picnic area adjacent to the beach. There we'll get creative in our mud kitchen, making mud pies and soup. We'll have a mini race car mud derby and archaeological dig, and explore the world of worms. You'll make seed balls, paint with mud and make a clay creation, then rinse off in the Loyalsock Creek.