Bald Eagle State Park, Howard
May 24 - Open ELC, noon-2 p.m.
May 24 - Park History Hike, 5-6 p.m.
May 25 - Kayak Fishing, 9 a.m.
May 25 - ELC Open House, 10 a.m.-noon
May 25 - Meet the Eagles, 2-4 p.m.
May 25 - Park Naturalist Guided Hike, 5-6 p.m.
May 26 - Memorial Day Morning Paddle, 9 a.m.
May 26 - ELC Open House, 10 a.m.-noon
May 26 - Family Fishing, 1-2:30 p.m.
June 7 - Family Fishing Festival, 4-8 p.m. Licenses not needed. Instruction, equipment, bait and tackle provided. Register by 4 p.m. May 30 by visiting "Family Fishing Programs" at www.gonefishingpa.com.
Cherry Springs State Park, Galeton
Office: Call Lyman Run park at 814-435-5010
May 23-24, 30-31 - Solar Viewing, 7 p.m.
May 23-25 - Planet Watch, 9:30 p.m.
Elk Country Visitor Center, Benezette
May 24 - Wildlife Signs, 1-2 p.m.
May 31 - Bats of Pennsylvania, 1-2 p.m.
Hills Creek State Park, Wellsboro
May 23 - Way of a Trout, 9 p.m.
May 24 - Canoe Tour, 6 p.m.
May 24 - Coyotes in Pa., 8:45 p.m.
May 25 - Bears of Pa., 9 p.m.
June 6 - World of the Beaver, 9 p.m.
June 7 - Canoe Tour, 6 p.m.
June 7 - Bobcat in Pa., 9 p.m.
Hyner Run State Park, North Bend
May 25 - Edible Plants Guided Walk, 4:30 p.m., meet behind the restroom/pool house. Samples served.
May 25 - Dragonflies craft, 7 p.m., meet behind the restroom/pool house.
May 25 - Beavers movie, 8:30 p.m., meet behind the restroom/pool house. Bring chairs.
Kettle Creek State Park, Renovo
May 23 - CCC Reflections, 4 p.m.
May 25 - Stream Stomp, 3:30 p.m.
May 25 - Return from Forever, 8 p.m.
May 29 - Fish ID 101, 10 a.m.
May 30 - Logging Legacy, 8 p.m.
Little Pine State Park, Waterville
Office: 570-753-6005/6000 or email@example.com
May 23 - Nature center open 3-6 p.m.
May 23 - Coffee break and chat, 8 p.m., amphitheater. Drinks provided; bring your own cup.
May 23 - "Spirit of the Eagle" movie, 9 p.m., amphitheater.
May 24 - Guided Canoe/Kayak Tour of the Lake, 3 p.m., boat launch. Bring your own watercraft and PFD. Those under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
May 24 - Guided Walk on edible wild plants, 7 p.m., amphitheater. Samples served.
May 24 - "On the Wings of the Monarch" movie, 9 p.m., amphitheater.
May 26 - Children's Story Time, 1 p.m., upstream end of the beach. See live or mounted specimens. Ideal for ages 5-9.
May 26 - Nature center open 2-5 p.m.
Mt. Pisgah State Park, Troy
May 18 - Chief Wetona Challenge Trail Run, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
May 30 - Astronomy, 7-10 p.m.
May 30 - Movie Night, 7:30 p.m.
Ole Bull State Park,
May 23 - CCC Reflections, 8-9 p.m.
May 24 - Stream Stomp, 3:30 p.m.
May 24 - Return from Forever, 8 p.m.
May 29 - Fish ID 101, 1:30 p.m.
May 31 - Nature Trail Hike, 3:30 p.m.
May 31 - Logging Legacy, 8 p.m.
R.B. Winter State Park, Mifflinburg
May 24 - Fishing Skills for Kids, 10 a.m.-noon, beach house.
May 24 - Wildflower Walk, 4-5 p.m.
May 25 - Songbird Walk, 8:30-9:45 a.m.
May 25 - Moles in the Pool, 3 p.m.
Ricketts Glen State Park, Red Rock
May 23 - Birds of the Ancient Forests walk, 4 p.m., meet at Evergreen parking lot off of Route 118.
May 24 - Critter Crafts and Animal Tales, 2-3 p.m.
May 24 - Beginner Birding for Teens, 4-5 p.m.
May 24 - Music in the Mountains, 7 p.m.
May 26 - Family Fishing program, 9-11:30 a.m.
May 31 - Beginner Birding for Teens, 4-5 p.m.
Sinnemahoning State Park, Cameron County
May 18 - Wildflower Walk, 1-3 p.m.
May 25 - Pontoon Boat Tours of Stevenson Dam, hourlong tours beginning at noon, 1:30 and 3 p.m.
Tiadaghton State Forest, Waterville
Office: 570-753-5409, ext. 132
Contact: Rich Hill, firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer hours begin at the Tiadaghton Forest Resource Management Center on May 17. It will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday to Friday.
May 24 - Intro to Tree Identification Hike, 1 p.m., Tiadaghton Forest Resource Management Center. One-mile moderate hike. Pennsylvania Common Trees booklets will be provided and 10 sets of binoculars will be available to look at leaves in the canopy and forest birds.
June 14 - Logging History Hike, 11 a.m., Tiadaghton Forest Resource Management Center. Take a 4-mile strenuous hike on the Log Slide Trail. The three- to four-hour hike begins in the center with a short talk on the history of logging in the Pine Creek Valley. Register in advance.
June 19 - Pine Creek Kayak Trip, 9 a.m., meet at Whitetail Rail Trail parking lot. Kayak from Hamilton Bottom access area to Torbert access area. Participants must bring their own kayaks; a car and trailer will carry kayaks back to Hamilton Bottom. Register by June 16 via telephone or email.
June 28 - Pine Creek Kayak Trip, 9 a.m., meet at Whitetail Rail Trail parking lot. Kayak from Hamilton Bottom access area to Torbert access area. Participants must bring their own kayaks; a car and trailer will carry kayaks back to Hamilton Bottom. Register by June 25 via telephone or email.
Worlds End State Park, Forksville
Through June 20 - Little Sprouts Children's Gardening Series, 10:30 a.m. every Friday. Children ages 4 to 6 will discover the joys of planting, tending, harvesting and eating their own produce as they cultivate a plot of flowers, herbs and vegetables, plus they'll learn about seed growth, pollinators, worms, soils, healthy eating and more. Registration is required by calling Jane Swift at the park office.