Bald Eagle State Park, Howard
Aug. 17 - Sunday Morning Stroll, 8:30 a.m.
Aug. 22-24 - Kayak Adventure Weekend, 4 p.m.-10 a.m. Fee applies. Register by calling 814-625-2879.
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.
Aug. 22-24 - Black Forest Star Party. Only open to those who register online at www.cpoclub.org.
Aug. 23 - Public Stargazing, 7-11 p.m.
Aug. 29-30 - Solar Viewing, 6-7:30 p.m. Through specially filtered telescopes, take a closer look at the sun. Discover and view the star's features and learn how they impact Earth.
Elk Country Visitor Center, Benezette
Aug. 17 - All About Elk, 9 a.m.
Aug. 17 - Bluebird Seminar, 11 a.m. Learn about the bluebird and construct a "make and take" bluebird box
Aug. 17 - Pop-Tab Bracelets: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, 1 p.m.
Aug. 17 - Become a Junior Elk Expert, 4 p.m.
Aug. 23 - Wildlife Sign Trail Walk and Talk, 1 p.m.
Aug. 24 - Pennsylvania Wild Cat, 2 p.m.
Hills Creek State Park, Wellsboro
Aug. 17 - Canoe Tour, 6:15 p.m. Space is limited; call to register.
Aug. 17 - Bears of Pennsylvania, 9 p.m.
Aug. 22 - Beaver Hike, 7:15 p.m. View an active beaver lodge.
Aug. 22 - Return of the Otter and Fisher, 9 p.m.
Aug. 23 - Coyotes in Pennsylvania, 9 p.m.
Aug. 24 - Critter Call, 8:30 p.m. Limited to 12 people age 10 and older. Call to register.
Aug. 29 - Beaver Hike, 7:15 p.m. Beavers usually are seen on this hike.
Kettle Creek State Park, Renovo
Aug. 20 - Water World, 1:30 p.m.
Aug. 23 - Terrific Turtles, 3:30 p.m.
Aug. 23 - Pennsylvania's Wild Garden, 8 p.m.
Little Pine State Park, Waterville
Office: 570-753-6005/6000 or email@example.com
Aug. 22/24 - Nature center, in the lower floor of the office building, is open 3-6 p.m. Friday and 2-5 p.m. Sunday.
Aug. 22 - Coffee break, 8 p.m. amphitheater. Bring a cup; enjoy coffee, tea or iced tea; and chat with park staff, then stay for the movie "Where the Wild Things Are" at 9 p.m.
Aug. 23 - Edible Wild Plants Walk, 3 p.m. Samples will be served during and after the walk.
Aug. 23 - Owls, 7 p.m., amphitheater.
Aug. 23 - Great Horned Owl movie, 9 p.m., amphitheater.
Aug. 24 - Children's Story Time, 1 p.m., beach. Geared for ages 5-12.
Mt. Pisgah State Park, Troy
Aug. 18 - The swimming pool and snack bar concession will close for the season. The boat rental concession will be available by reservation only; call 570-529-3304.
Aug. 22 - Astronomy, 7-10 p.m.
Aug. 23 - Bradford County Youth Field Day, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ole Bull State Park,
Aug. 21 - Water World, 1:30 p.m.
Aug. 22 - Terrific Turtles, 3:30 p.m.
Aug. 22 - Pennsylvania's Wild Garden, 8 p.m.
R.B. Winter State Park, Mifflinburg
Aug. 17 - Lakeside Wildflower Walk, 8:30-9:45 a.m., Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center. An adult must accompany children under the age of 10.
Aug. 23 - Wonderful Woodpeckers, 10 a.m.
Aug. 23 - Eyewitness Video: Birds, 2 p.m.
Aug. 24 - Birds at the Beach, 11 a.m.
Aug. 24 - Bird Bingo, 2 p.m.
Sinnemahoning State Park, Cameron County
Aug. 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.
Tiadaghton State Forest, Waterville
Office: 570-753-5409, ext. 132
Contact: Rich Hill, firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Aug. 19 - Last day to register for Susquehanna River Kayak Trip on Aug. 23. Paddle from the Greevy Road river access in Loyalsock Township to the Muncy river access on Aquatic Road, just off Route 405, at 9 a.m. Participants must bring their own kayaks and meet in the parking lot of the Muncy access at 9 a.m. A car and trailer will be provided to carry kayaks to the Greevy access.