PA Songbirds Educator Workshop

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

Preregistration Required Join us for an amazing new Educator Workshop all about PA Songbirds! PA Songbirds Curriculum and Activity Guide comes with 40+ activities for K-8 teachers, pre-service teachers, homeschool educators, scout leaders, youth leaders, and non formal educators who …

Spectacular Slithers

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

Jessica Marron - Curious about snakes and PA reptiles? Learn all about PA snakes, turtles, and lizards from the Penns Manor Ag Science Teacher, Jessica Marron, through this interactive presentation with her pet reptiles. She will compare and contrast her …

Become a Citizen Scientist: By Participating in the PA 3rd Birding Atlas

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

This one-hour program combines indoor learning & outdoor field work. In the classroom you'll get a short overview of the PA Third Birding Atlas. The Project’s goal is to gather the data needed to provide insight for bird conservation & …

Mother’s Day Walk and Tea

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

Take a walk to learn about local flowers and "weeds" and their edible and medicinal uses. Then enjoy some of those "weeds" in tasty treats. Dress for the weather: if raining hard it will be an indoor slide show; if …

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HELP! Plant Patrol Invasive Plant Removal

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

Invasive plants push out native plants and wildlife habitat.  We need your help!  We will pull honeysuckle and multiflora rose bushes from around Dragonfly Pond by the Environmental Learning Center. We will provide tools and work gloves. Best suited for …

Skydance: The Dance of the Woodcock

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

Lisa Meadows - Spring is in the air for one of PA’s most unusual birds as the Woodcock starts its fascinating mating ritual by performing aerial acrobatics. Come join us for a short discussion and then a wildlife hike (up …

Finding Your Inner Child – Adult Salamander Hike

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

Lisa Meadows - Did you love jumping in creeks looking for salamanders, turtles, and snakes? In this program, you will have the opportunity to relive those days of youth in search of the wetlands and woodlands of Yellow Creek. Hiking …

Intro to Beekeeping

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

 Nathan Williams - What you need to know about honey bees before you start your own hive.

Let’s Make Yellow Creek Beautiful! Litter Clean Up

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

Preregistration preferred. Show Yellow Creek Some Love!  We need your help to keep this park beautiful. Can you spare a few hours to help remove trash in various sections of the park?  This is a great project to do with …

Let’s Go Look for Wildlife! Wildlife Hike & Viewing

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

Did you know wildlife watching is one of the most popular activities in PA State Parks?  Join the Park Educator, Lisa Meadows, to enjoy a morning of looking & listening for wildlife including birds, amphibians, and wildlife signs like tracks!  …

Pysanki Eggs With a Twist

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

Matt Bartus - Join local artist, Matt Bartus, to learn about the Ukraine Method of dying Easter Eggs, known as Pysanki Eggs. Matt will show participants how to make these eggs using different methods. Participants will learn how to dye …

Pysanki Eggs With a Twist

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

Matt Bartus - Join local artist, Matt Bartus, to learn about the Ukraine Method of dying Easter Eggs, known as Pysanki Eggs. Matt will show participants how to make these eggs using different methods. Participants will learn how to dye …

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