State Park, Howard
June 27 -Bald Eagle Knap-in, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., pavilions 6 and 7 near the beach. This free festival features hands-on stone tool making and demonstrations, live encampment displays, arrowhead collections, an open atlatl and archery range, live historical charcoal making, period vendors, primitive skills programming and presentations. Build your own atlatl, make your own arrowhead, discover wild edible plants and become an outdoor survivalist.
Elk Country Visitor Center, Benezette
June 14 - Guided Trail Walk, 1-2 p.m.
Hills Creek State Park, Wellsboro
June 8 - Return of the Otter and Fisher, 9 p.m.
June 13 - Beaver Hike, 7:30 p.m.
June 13 - Meet the Weasel Family, 9 p.m.
June 14 - Nature's Worst: Tornadoes, 9 p.m.
State Park, Renovo
June 12 - Bug Bonanza, 10 a.m.-noon
June 14 - Logging Legacy, 3:30 p.m.
June 14 - Bird Bingo, 8 p.m.
Little Pine State Park, Waterville
Office: 570-753-6005/6000 or firstname.lastname@example.org
June 8 - Children's Storytime, 1 p.m.
June 13 - Coffee Break, 8 p.m. Bring your own cup.
June 13 - Theater in the Pines: The Lenape, 9 p.m.
June 14 - The Rain Stick, 3-6 p.m., amphitheater. Build your own rain stick.
June 14 - Hostile Takeover, 7 p.m., amphitheater. Learn about invasive species during a walk.
June 14 - Theater in the Pines: Pennsylvania's Wild Garden, 9 p.m.
June 18 - Project Learning Tree Curriculum Seminar, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Open to educators and youth group leaders in Intermediate Units 17 (BLaST), 9 (Seneca Highlands), 10 (Central) and 16 (Central Susquehanna) and in the Keystone Central School District. Fee applies. Registration deadline is June 11. To register, call or email John Kaercher.
Ole Bull State Park, Cross Fork
June 11 - Bug Bonanza, 10 a.m.-noon
June 13 - Ole Bull Colony. 3:30 p.m. Who was Ole Bull? What led him over to America to build a colony? What hardships did he face? Find out as we take a hike back into history and learn about Ole Bull himself and his amazing attempt at starting a colony. Wear hiking boots on this hike, as it can be steep. Meet at Pavilion No. 4.
June 13 - Bird Bingo, 8 p.m.
State Park, Mifflinburg
June 8 - Birds and Blooms Walk, 8:30 a.m., Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center. One-mile walk.
June 8 - An Original Duckumentary, 2 p.m., Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center.
June 14 - Red, White and Blue Flag Day Scavenger Hunt, 10:30 a.m.-noon. Pick up your scavenger hunt list at the Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center.
June 15 - Summerfest, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Celebrate the beginning of the summer season by getting outdoors and trying some summer "adventures" such as fly fishing, kayaking or a guided mountain biking ?ride. Learn about wild edible plants, tree id and forestry, falconry, rattlesnakes and snapping turtles, geo-caching or the basics of backpacking. Listen to storyteller Jeffrey Frazier, and take a closer look at our nearest star, the sun, through a specially designed telescope. Get a complete agenda at the Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center.
State Park, Red Rock
June 8 - Women in the Outdoors: Beginner Fishing, 1-2:30 p.m.
June 8 - Flower Drying Workshop, 2-4 p.m.
June 14 - Father's Day Birds and Brunch Pontoon Boat program, 10 a.m.-noon. Fee applies.
June 15 - Pontoon Boat Tours of Stevenson Dam, hourlong tours beginning at noon, 1:30 and 3 p.m.
June 27-29 - Women in the Wilds Weekend, advance registration required.
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.
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.
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.