Events

Events

June 17 - July 16, 2019

Sunday, June 23

Sunday, June 30

Animals at Sunset

Everything happens for a reason. The circadian rhythms of every animal are a product of numerous years of evolution with the goal of maximizing their...

Saturday, June 29

Art in the Park

The annual Friends of Shawnee Art in the Park begins with an opening night celebration and includes a Concert in the Park near the Beach House (6:30-9:30)...

Saturday, July 13

Art in the Park

The annual Friends of Shawnee Art in the Park begins with an opening night celebration and includes a Concert in the Park near the Beach House (6:30-9:30)...

Sunday, July 14

Art in the Park

The annual Friends of Shawnee Art in the Park begins with an opening night celebration and includes a Concert in the Park near the Beach House (6:30-9:30)...

Sunday, July 7

Art in the Park

The annual Friends of Shawnee Art in the Park begins with an opening night celebration and includes a Concert in the Park near the Beach House (6:30-9:30)...

Sunday, June 30

Art in the Park

The annual Friends of Shawnee Art in the Park begins with an opening night celebration and includes a Concert in the Park near the Beach House (6:30-9:30)...

Saturday, July 6

Art in the Park

The annual Friends of Shawnee Art in the Park begins with an opening night celebration and includes a Concert in the Park near the Beach House (6:30-9:30)...

Sunday, July 7

Brunch at the Marina

The Friends of Shikellamy are known for providing music and food - a winning combination any time! Come to Pavilion 3 for the festivities. June 2: Music by...

Saturday, July 6

Children's Decorated Bicycle Parade at Crooked Run Campground

Join us as we celebrate Independence Day in the campground. Children are invited to decorate their bicycles and go on a bike parade through the campground...

Saturday, July 13

Saturday, June 22

Early Morning Birding the Friends of White Clay Creek Preserve

Who loves to wake up early on a Saturday morning? Ornithologists and birders! During this excursion, we will be walking through the preserve while paying...

Saturday, June 29

Thursday, June 20

Friends of  Yellow Creek

The Friends of Yellow Creek meet at the park's Environmental Learning Center on the third or fourth Thursday of each month. From mountain biking to sailing,...

Friends of Beltzville Walking Group

The Friends invite you to a series of free weekly one-hour walks to give you an opportunity to enjoy nature in the company of other adults without the...

Thursday, July 4

Friends of Beltzville Walking Group

The Friends invite you to a series of free weekly one-hour walks to give you an opportunity to enjoy nature in the company of other adults without the...

Thursday, July 11

Friends of Beltzville Walking Group

The Friends invite you to a series of free weekly one-hour walks to give you an opportunity to enjoy nature in the company of other adults without the...

Thursday, June 27

Friends of Beltzville Walking Group

The Friends invite you to a series of free weekly one-hour walks to give you an opportunity to enjoy nature in the company of other adults without the...

Wednesday, July 10

Friends of Black Moshannon

Though they take a few months off in the winter (to enjoy the snow), the Friends meet on the second Wednesday each month at the park office. With big events...

Tuesday, July 2

Friends of Buchanan

The Friends of Buchanan meet to plan trails, trails, and more trails. It's what they love and if it's what you love, then this is definitely the group for you!

Thursday, July 4

Friends of Cowans Gap

The Friends meet on the first Thursday of the month at the park's Brightbill Interpretive Center. Except in January, February, March, and December that is!...

Tuesday, July 16

Friends of Goddard

The park was named for Doc Goddard, the Father of Pennsylvania's state parks, and the FRoGs take their stewardship seriously. All while having fun, of...

Tuesday, June 18

Friends of Goddard

The park was named for Doc Goddard, the Father of Pennsylvania's state parks, and the FRoGs take their stewardship seriously. All while having fun, of...

Monday, July 15

Friends of Kings Gap

The Friends of Kings Gap meet at the Mansion on the hill on the third Monday each month. The view is beautiful and the group energetic. It's not mile high so...

Monday, June 17

Friends of Kings Gap

The Friends of Kings Gap meet at the Mansion on the hill on the third Monday each month. The view is beautiful and the group energetic. It's not mile high so...

Monday, June 24

Friends of Lyman Run

The Friends of Lyman Run meet on the 4th Monday of the month (except in January and February) at the Park's maintenance building. This little northern...

Monday, July 8

Friends of Mount Pisgah

One of the park system's sweet little day use parks is guided by an energetic group of Friends - and the Hilltop Pavilion is a lovely place to meet in warm...

Thursday, July 4

Friends of Nockamixon

Come join the Friends for their monthly meeting at the Environmental Education Center. Learn about projects the Friends are working on and how you can...

Monday, July 1

Friends of Nockamixon Trail Maintenance Crew

The trails of Nockamixon are this chapter's pride and joy and a twice weekly maintenance day during the warm weather keeps them in tip-top shape. Come out...

Monday, July 8

Friends of Nockamixon Trail Maintenance Crew

The trails of Nockamixon are this chapter's pride and joy and a twice weekly maintenance day during the warm weather keeps them in tip-top shape. Come out...

Monday, June 24

Friends of Nockamixon Trail Maintenance Crew

The trails of Nockamixon are this chapter's pride and joy and a twice weekly maintenance day during the warm weather keeps them in tip-top shape. Come out...

Wednesday, July 3

Friends of Nockamixon Trail Maintenance Crew

The trails of Nockamixon are this chapter's pride and joy and a twice weekly maintenance day during the warm weather keeps them in tip-top shape. Come out...

Wednesday, July 10

Friends of Nockamixon Trail Maintenance Crew

The trails of Nockamixon are this chapter's pride and joy and a twice weekly maintenance day during the warm weather keeps them in tip-top shape. Come out...

Monday, July 15

Friends of Nockamixon Trail Maintenance Crew

The trails of Nockamixon are this chapter's pride and joy and a twice weekly maintenance day during the warm weather keeps them in tip-top shape. Come out...

Wednesday, June 19

Friends of Nockamixon Trail Maintenance Crew

The trails of Nockamixon are this chapter's pride and joy and a twice weekly maintenance day during the warm weather keeps them in tip-top shape. Come out...

Wednesday, June 26

Friends of Nockamixon Trail Maintenance Crew

The trails of Nockamixon are this chapter's pride and joy and a twice weekly maintenance day during the warm weather keeps them in tip-top shape. Come out...

Monday, June 17

Friends of Nockamixon Trail Maintenance Crew

The trails of Nockamixon are this chapter's pride and joy and a twice weekly maintenance day during the warm weather keeps them in tip-top shape. Come out...

Wednesday, July 3

Friends of Nolde Forest Meeting (1st Wednesdays)

The Friends of Nolde Forest meet once a month to discuss business and plan events and fundraising activities. Interested in joining the Friends of Nolde...

Sunday, July 7

Friends of Parker Dam

The Friends of Parker Dam meet on either the first Sunday or first Tuesday in alternating months. Great park, fun group. You should join them!

Wednesday, June 26

Friends of Prince Gallitzin

The Friends of Prince Gallitzin meet in the park office conference room (which can be accessed at the rear of the building) on the 4th Wednesday of each...

Monday, July 15

Friends of Rothrock

The plans for trails in the Rothrock are big and imaginative. Join in! The Friends split their meetings between the Patton Township Library and Shavers...

Monday, June 17

Friends of Rothrock

The plans for trails in the Rothrock are big and imaginative. Join in! The Friends split their meetings between the Patton Township Library and Shavers...

Monday, July 1

Friends of White Clay Creek

The Friends have a beautiful place to meet in the historic London Tract Meeting House at the park. That alone should make you curious about what they are...

Wednesday, June 19

Friends of Worlds End

Come join in the ambitious plans of this ambitious group. Builders, planters, and do-ers wanted!

Thursday, June 27

Garden Work Days - Connect with Nature

The Friends of Beltzville have created a pollinator garden and are looking for folks who like to be outdoors and garden. Come out and help maintain this...

Saturday, July 6

History Tours at Pine Grove Furnace (Furnace Historic Area)

Friends of Pine Grove Furnace chair Andre Weltman is a font of historical knowledge on this historic place. Get the full benefit of his expertise with a tour...

Sunday, June 30

History Tours at Pine Grove Furnace (Ironmaster's Mansion)

Friends of Pine Grove Furnace chair Andre Weltman is a font of historical knowledge on this historic place. Get the full benefit of his expertise with a tour...

Sunday, June 23

History Tours at Pine Grove Furnace (Ironmaster's Mansion)

Friends of Pine Grove Furnace chair Andre Weltman is a font of historical knowledge on this historic place. Get the full benefit of his expertise with a tour...

Sunday, July 14

History Tours at Pine Grove Furnace (Ironmaster's Mansion)

Friends of Pine Grove Furnace chair Andre Weltman is a font of historical knowledge on this historic place. Get the full benefit of his expertise with a tour...

Friday, July 5

Kayak Tour and Dessert with the Friends of Lyman Run

A perfect summer evening? Take a little paddle on Lyman Lake and then enjoy a little dessert. $10/person, pre-pay, preregistration required at...

Saturday, July 6

Monthly Trail Day with the Friends of Ridley Creek

The Friends of Ridley Creek are out on the first Saturday each month, rain or shine, keeping the park's trails ship-shape. All are welcome! The Commitment:...

Monthly Volunteer Trail Day with the Friends of Ohiopyle

Join the Friends of Ohiopyle for a day of working on the park's many beautiful trails. Please bring a lunch, work gloves and something to drink. We will...

Thursday, July 11

Music and Wine Tasting at the Shikellamy Overlook

A warm evening, soft music, wine from a local vintner, a long river view. That's summer and the Friends of Shikellamy have your personal invitation waiting...

Sunday, July 7

Open House at the London Tract Meeting House

The tract house will be open Sunday afternoons for public visits of the nature center collections, Come check out the taxidermy aviary, preserved butterflies...

Sunday, June 23

Saturday, June 22

Trail Training & Volunteer Day with the Friends of Rothrock

join Friends of Rothrock State Forest and DCNR to learn trail building techniques and trail maintenance safety. Then use your new skills for Friends of...

Sunday, June 30

Yoga on the Terrace

Start your summer and fall Sunday with Maggie Stonecash of Simply Well for Yoga on the Kings Gap Mansion Terrace. Class is appropriate for all levels,...

Sunday, July 14

Yoga on the Terrace

Start your summer and fall Sunday with Maggie Stonecash of Simply Well for Yoga on the Kings Gap Mansion Terrace. Class is appropriate for all levels,...

Sunday, July 7

Yoga on the Terrace

Start your summer and fall Sunday with Maggie Stonecash of Simply Well for Yoga on the Kings Gap Mansion Terrace. Class is appropriate for all levels,...

Sunday, June 23

Yoga on the Terrace

Start your summer and fall Sunday with Maggie Stonecash of Simply Well for Yoga on the Kings Gap Mansion Terrace. Class is appropriate for all levels,...

June 17 - July 16, 2019