Bald Eagle State Park, Howard
Through July 25 - Thursday Evening Series: Story Time with the Friendship Community Library, 7-8 p.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
July 5-6 and 12-13 - Solar Viewing, 7-8:30 p.m.
July 12-13 - Walking the Milky Way, 10 p.m.
Elk Country Visitor Center, Benezette
July 4 - Reading of the Declaration of Independence, noon.
July 6 - Turtles of Pennsylvania, 1-2 p.m.
July 13 - Geocaching 101, 1 p.m.
Hills Creek State Park, Wellsboro
June 30 - Critter Call, 8:45 p.m.
July 4 - Fish for Free Day/Tackle Loaner Program, 8 a.m. Pick up tackle at camp host site No. 6 or concession stand, return the tackle by 6 p.m.
July 4 - Canoe Tour, 6-7:30 p.m., beach area. Boats, paddles and PFDs provided. Space limited; registration required.
July 5 - Animal Record Holders, 9-10 p.m., nature center.
July 6 - Family Fishing Program, 2- 5 p.m., picnic area two near the beach. Register at fishandboat.com/TakeMeFishingPA.htm
July 6 - Bears of Pennsylvania, 9-10 p.m., nature center.
July 7 - Canoe Tour, 6-7:30 p.m., beach area. Boats, paddles and PFDs provided. Space limited; registration required.
July 7 - Elk in Pennsylvania, 9-10 p.m., nature center area.
Hyner Run State Park,
July 13 - Crawdad Tales, 4:30 p.m., behind restroom/pool house.
July 13 - Introduction to GPS, 7:30 p.m., behind restroom/pool house.
July 13 - Movies: "The American Kestrel: Finding a Home" and "The American Chestnut Story," 9 p.m., behind restroom/pool house. Bring a chair or blanket.
Kettle Creek State Park, Renovo
July 3 - Welcome to Birding, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
July 6 - SMART Fishing program, 3-5:30 p.m.,
July 6 - Fish ID 101, 8-9 p.m.
July 10 - Exploring a Rotten Log, 9:30 a.m.
July 13 - CCC Reflections, 3:30 p.m.
July 13 - Shadows of a Misunderstanding, 8 p.m.
Little Pine State Park, Waterville
Office: 753-6005/6000 or firstname.lastname@example.org
June 30 - Children's Story Time, 1 p.m.
July 4 - Reading of the Declaration of Independence, 1:30 p.m., outside the beach house.
July 5 - Coffee break, 8 p.m., amphitheater. Bring a cup for coffee, tea or iced tea. Followed by a movie, "The Lenape."
July 6 - The Ugliest Critter in the Creek, 3 p.m., downstream end of the lower picnic area.
July 6 - State Parks Jeopardy game, 7:30 p.m., amphitheater.
July 6 - Movie: "The Iroquois," 9 p.m., amphitheater.
July 7 - Medicine Wheels, 1 p.m., beach house. Ages 6 and older.
July 12 - Coffee break, 8 p.m. Bring a cup for coffee, tea or iced tea.
July 12- Movies: "The American Kestrel: Finding a Home" and "The American Chestnut Story," 9 p.m., amphitheater.
July 12 - Nature center open 3-6 p.m.
Lyman Run State Park, Galeton
Wednesday evenings in 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
July 5 - Astronomy Program, 8:30-10 p.m.
July 10-11 - Hunter Trapper Education, 1-5 p.m., nature center. Register online at www.pgc.state.pa.us.
Ole Bull State Park,
July 3 - Welcome to Birding, 10 a.m.-noon
July 4 - SMART Fishing program, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
July 5 - Fish Identification 101, 8-9 p.m.
July 11 - Exploring a Rotten Log, 1:30 p.m.
July 12 - Shadows of a Misunderstanding, 8 p.m.
R.B. Winter State Park, Mifflinburg
June 30 - Luna and Other Cool Moths, 2 p.m.
July 5 - Rattlin' Rattlers, 2 p.m., Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center. Kids under 10 must bring a parent.
July 6 - Old Fashioned Summer Celebration, 1 p.m., ball field. Features three-legged races, peanut hunts, balloon volleyball and crafts. Program canceled if inclement weather.
July 13 - Incredible Insects open house, 11 a.m., Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center.
Ricketts Glen State Park, Red Rock
July 6 - UV Bob's Fantastic Fluorescent Minerals, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
July 8 - Exploring the Ancient Woodlands, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Worlds End State Park, Forksville
July 2 - Little Sprouts Garden program, 10:30 a.m. Ages 4-7 will play games, make crafts, sing songs and celebrate the joys of the garden in the visitor center backyard.
July 2 - Guided walk: Nature's Wild Garden, 2 p.m., Double Run Nature Trail.
July 3 - Guided walk: Fern Rock Nature Trail, visitor center. Hikers will drive four miles to trailhead. Bring water for the two-mile walk.
July 4 - Papermaking, 10 a.m., visitor center. Ages 8 to adult.