Turtle Talk

Yellow Creek State Park Environmental Learning Center 25 Pond Lane, Penn Run, PA

Blake Mauthe - Join ICCD Americorp member Blake to learn about our native turtles! Not only is this event informative but we also would like to bring out a few of our turtle friends & more to join this talk! …

The Whiskey Rebellion in Indiana County

Yellow Creek State Park Picnic Grove 170 PA-259, Penn Run, PA

Katie Gaudreau - What was the Whiskey Rebellion? Was it really over whiskey or was something else the problem? Through a living history presentation, find out how and why Indiana County residents joined other Western Pennsylvanians in rebellion. Families are …

Summer Wildflower Walk

Yellow Creek State Park Lakeview Pavilion 170 Route 259 Hwy, Penn Run, PA

Melissa Reckner - Enjoy a casual stroll along the Ridgetop Trail at Yellow Creek State Park while identifying and learning fun facts about wildflowers found along the way. Please dress for the weather and hiking. Bug spray is suggested. Please …

Fall Edible and Medicinal Plant Walk

Yellow Creek State Park Lakeview Pavilion 170 Route 259 Hwy, Penn Run, PA

Dana Driscoll - Join us on an interactive walk to learn about 15-20 edible and medicinal plants that are in-season during the fall months. The plant walk will include the ethics, best practices, and tools of wild food and medicine …

Whose That Hoot? Owl Prowl at Blue Spruce Park

Blue Spruce Park Lakeside Center 1128 Blue Spruce Road, Indiana, PA

Lisa Meadows - Curious about owls? Join Park Educator, Lisa Meadows, to learn all about owls of Southwestern PA. After a short program on owls, we will head out into the park to look and listen for owls that live …

Electrofishing at Yellow Creek

Yellow Creek State Park Lakeview Pavilion 170 Route 259 Hwy, Penn Run, PA

Dave Janetski - Join IUP’s Dave Janetski to learn about Yellow Creek’s local fish populations and common sampling methods. Help to electroshock live fish! Electroshocking is a safe and effective way to survey fish populations and learn about stream health. …

Fall Tree Walk

Yellow Creek State Park Lakeview Pavilion 170 Route 259 Hwy, Penn Run, PA

Mike Tyree - Join Friends of the Parks for a guided Tree Walk at Yellow Creek State Park to see the beautiful color of Indiana County. Pennsylvania is considered to be one of the premier places to see fall colors …

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