PENFIELD – Parker Dam State Park has released the schedule of programs planned for July 7-9.
Friday, July 7
Hoo’s there? Owls of Penn’s Woods
8:15 p.m.—Campground Amphitheater
There are a variety of owls that call Pennsylvania home. Do you know who’s there when you hear their vocalizations? Come out to see and hear some of the owls that call Penn’s Woods and Parker Dam home.
Saturday, July 8
Hike Souder’s Trail
9 a.m.—Meet at Park Office Bench
Join us for this guided hike along Souder’s Trail. We will be stopping by Laurel Run Creek to look for aquatic insects along the way. < 1 mile
Beginner Fly Casting and Rod Setup
4:30 p.m.—EE Classroom
Going over the basic terminology of rod parts and line setups. Basic casting/ fundamentals of fly casting. Limited to 9 Participants. Rods will be provided.
8:30 p.m.—Campground Amphitheater
With national moth week right around the corner do you feel prepared to join the ranks of “Moth-ers”. Come out and learn about national moth week, our moths, and how to attract them. Appropriate for all ages.
Sunday, July 9
Tea & Talk
7 p.m.—Beach House Steps
Bring your own cup to sample some sweet fern/mountain mint tea grown right here in the park. We also hope to talk with the Friends of Parker Dam State Park (Friends Group) about what they have accomplished for the park, and what they hope to accomplish in the coming year. Other topics of conversation also welcome, as always.
You can keep up on what is happening at the park by liking “Parker Dam State Park” on Facebook; and, you can find more information about state park programs and special events by logging on to the Bureau of State Parks Web site at www.visitPAparks.com, and clicking on “Events Calendar.”
Access for People with Disabilities
If you need an accommodation to participate in park activities due to a disability, please contact the park you plan to visit. (Parker Dam State Park Complex: (814) 765-0630; email@example.com)
With a minimum of one-week notice, interpreters for people who are deaf or hard of hearing may be available for educational programs.