Bald Eagle State Park, Howard
July 25 - Bluebird Bonanza, 7 p.m.
July 26 - S'mores and Stories. 8:30 p.m.
July 27 - Fishers and Otters, 2 p.m.
Cherry Springs State Park, Galeton
Office: Call Lyman Run park at 814-435-5010
Programs will be held at the Night Sky Viewing Area, opposite the gated Astronomy Field. If the sky is unfavorable for stargazing, an alternative program may be held. Programs will be cancelled in the event of rain.
July 25-26 - Solar Viewing, 7 p.m.
July 25-26 - Sagitarius, Scorpius and the Center of the Milky Way, 9:30 p.m.
Elk Country Visitor Center, Benezette
July 20 - Elk Antlers, 2-3 p.m.
July 20 - What's That Tree, 4-5 p.m.
July 25 - Matchless Fire, 4:30 p.m.
July 26 - Paracord Survival, 1 p.m.
July 26 - Mushrooms and the Harvest, 2:30 p.m.
July 26 - All About Elk, 4-5 p.m.
July 27 - Hands-on Children's Activities, 11 a.m.-noon
July 27 - Antlers Among Us, 1-2 p.m.
July 27 - Timber Rattlers, 4-5 p.m.
Hills Creek State Park, Wellsboro
July 20 -Critter Call, 8:30-10 p.m. Limited to 12 people, ages 10 and older. After a brief orientation, the group will travel to spots in and around the park to "call in" gray fox using night lights and an electronic game call. The program involves hiking into the woods discreetly and calling from several locations. Participants should be prepared to drive short distances, wear dark, scent-free clothes and remain quiet coming and going. Program is not suitable for young children or those with difficulty walking at night in a woodland setting.
July 26 - PA Herptils Alive, 6:30-8 p.m., nature center. Bill and Jacki Carey will show the variety and unique characteristics of Pennsylvania's native reptiles and amphibians, using live specimens and anecdotes from their years of service to the state Fish and Boat Commission. No live venomous snakes will be present.
Kettle Creek State Park, Renovo
July 23 - Bear Necessities. 10 a.m.-noon
July 25 - Stream Stomp, 3:30 p.m.
July 25 - CCC Camp S-122 at Two-Mile Run, 8-9 p.m. Guest speaker Rick Wykoff will discuss the CCC Camp that worked at what now is the park's Lower Campground. The work schedule and some of the labor that went on will be some topics among others discussed. Meet at the Nature Center.
July 31 - Trees, Trees, Trees, 10 a.m.-noon
Little Pine State Park, Waterville
Office: 570-753-6005/6000 or firstname.lastname@example.org
July 24 - Open registration for Homeschool Day, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
July 25 - Coffee Break, 8-9 p.m. Drinks provided; bring a cup.
July 25 - Theater in the Pines: A World Alive, 9 p.m.
July 26 - Basic Fishing Skills, 4-6 p.m. License required for ages 16 and older. Ten-person limit.
July 26 - Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones, 7 p.m., amphitheater.
July 26 - Introduction to Astronomy, 9 p.m., top of the dam.
July 27 - Children's Story Time, 1 p.m.
Aug. 6-7 - DiscoverE! Outdoor Explorers day camp, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Ages 6-8. Registration required and space is limited.
Mt. Pisgah State Park, Troy
July 25 - Astronomy, 7-10 p.m. Register by calling before July 23.
July 27 - Historical Images of Southwestern Bradford County, 7-9 p.m. Presented by Matthew Carl at the Nature Center.
July 28 - Deadline to register for SMART Angler Fishing Skills Clinic, 9 a.m.-noon July 31. Ages 6-14.
July 30 - Stephen Foster Lake Canoe Tour, 7-9 p.m. Registration required by calling.
Ole Bull State Park,
July 24 - Bear Necessities, 10 a.m.
July 26 - Stream Stomp, 3:30 p.m.
July 26 - Highly Touted Hellbenders, 7:30 p.m.
July 30 - Trees, Trees, Trees, 10 a.m.
R.B. Winter State Park, Mifflinburg
July 20 - Rocks, Ridges and Streams: GPS and Geology Hike, 8:30 a.m. Adult must accompany children younger than 10.
July 20 - Eyewitness Video: Rocks and Minerals, 2 p.m., Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center.
July 23-25 - Penn's Adventurers Day Camp for junior naturalists ages 9 to 12, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration required by calling.
July 26 - Using a Compass, 10 a.m., Environmental Learning Center.
July 26 - Going Batty, 2 p.m.
July 27 - A Murder of Crows, 2 p.m.
Ricketts Glen State Park, Red Rock
July 22 - Journaling through Nature, 9 a.m.-noon
July 28 - Conservation Leadership: Wilderness Survival Skills, 9 a.m.-noon
Aug. 11 - Archeological Exploration, 9 a.m.-noon
Sinnemahoning State Park, Cameron County
July 20; Aug. 3, 17 and 31 - Pontoon Boat Tour of the George B. Stevenson Dam. Tours leave at noon, 1:30 and 3 p.m. Call the office to reserve a seat. Free, but donations are accepted.
July 26 - Eagle Watch, 5-7 p.m.
July 26 - Campground program, 8-9:30 p.m. A talk followed by a 30-minute video. Topic to be announced.
Tiadaghton State Forest, Waterville
Office: 570-753-5409, ext. 132
Contact: Rich Hill, email@example.com
Summer hours are in effect at the Tiadaghton Forest Resource Management Center. It is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday to Friday.
July 26 - Pine Creek Kayak Trip, 9 a.m. Bring your own kayak to the parking lot at the corner of South Main and Smith streets in Jersey Shore. A car and trailer will be provided to carry kayaks to the Pine Creek Torbert access, then participants will paddle back to the Jersey Shore Susquehanna River access. Registration is required by July 23 by contacting Rich Hill at 570-753-5409, ext. 132, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Worlds End State Park, Forksville
July 26 - Concert in the Park with Tom "TJ" Jones. 7:30 p.m.