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Drop-In Art Program

Bingaman Nature Center 2843 Hill Road, Reading, PA

Summer is the perfect time to dive into an ocean of art! Keep little hands busy with a 3 hour art drop off program geared towards kids ages 7-12. WED, JUN 22 :Drop-In Art Program: Mythical Monsters and Masks WED, JUL 6: Drop In Art Program: Clay Critters WED, AUG 10 : Drop-In Art Program: Nature ... Read more

Family Fishing Day

Blue Marsh Lake 1268 Palisades Dr, Leesport, PA

Come learn to fish with Berks Nature’s state-certified fishing instructor! No experience or equipment is needed. Blue Marsh Stilling Basin - 1280 Palisades Dr, Leesport, PA 19533 FREE TO ATTEND!

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Segundo Sábado Storytime

Nolde Forest State Park 2910 New Holland Road, Reading, PA

Segundo Sábado - Cuentos para niños y caminata en el bosque de Nolde Forest Únase a sus amigos del grupo Bilingual Buhos en Nolde Forest para disfrutar de un cuento familiar en español. Escuche la historia y luego explore el bosque con el personal del parque. Diversión para toda la familia. La hora del cuento se ... Read more

Youth Workshop – Animal Kingdom

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary 1700 Hawk Mountain Rd, Kempton, PA

This workshop is packed with LIVE animal encounters, as students discover the unique characteristics and adaptations that diversify the Animal Kingdom with nature hikes, games, and hands-on educational activities. Designed for students entering grades 6-9. Participants must wear closed-toed shoes and bring a packed lunch and water bottle.

Youth Workshop – Appalachian Adventure

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary 1700 Hawk Mountain Rd, Kempton, PA

Get ready for adventure as we explore the mountain! Discover ancient boulder fields, soak in scenic views from our lookouts, and learn about Appalachian plants, animals, and culture along the way. Hiking, raptors, fun, and more! Designed for students entering grades 6-9. Participants must wear closed-toed shoes and bring a packed lunch and water bottle.

Nocturnal Wonders

Blue Marsh Lake 1268 Palisades Dr, Leesport, PA

Take a walk in the dark with us to explore Angelica Creek Park's own brand of nightlife! We will also have the chance to play our new card game, Aqua Marooned, as a group as we explore the park. End the night by swapping stories around the campfire over s'mores. FREE EVENT!

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Cherry Crest Sunflower Festivals

Cherry Crest Adventure Farm 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, PA

Visit the farm during our annual Sunflower Festivals to see our beautiful Sunflower and Zinnia fields in full bloom.There will be a winery & Brewery, a live band, local craft vendors, mini photo sessions and much more for the entire family to enjoy. Aug. 20 Live Music: Tropical Sunz -- 3:00pm - 6:00pm Aug. 27 ... Read more

Creek Snorkeling

The Nature Place 575 St. Bernardine Street, Reading, PA

Take the plunge and experience the underwater world of our local streams up close and personal! Wet suits and snorkel gear provided. Ages 10 and up and accompanied by an adult.

Junior Warden Scavenger Hunt

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary 1700 Hawk Mountain Rd, Kempton, PA

Maurice Broun was the first warden, curator and educator at Hawk Mountain. Celebrate his birthday by following in his footsteps and become a "junior warden" by completing a fun scavenger hunt, geared for children 12 and under. Find the hidden "Maurices" to learn more about his historical significance to the mountain and raptor conservation. Return ... Read more

Family Creek Walk

The Nature Place 575 St. Bernardine Street, Reading, PA

Get your feet wet exploring Angelica Creek and learning about the plants and animals that call this watery world home.! FREE

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Cherry Crest Sunflower Festivals

Cherry Crest Adventure Farm 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, PA

Visit the farm during our annual Sunflower Festivals to see our beautiful Sunflower and Zinnia fields in full bloom.There will be a winery & Brewery, a live band, local craft vendors, mini photo sessions and much more for the entire family to enjoy. Aug. 20 Live Music: Tropical Sunz -- 3:00pm - 6:00pm Aug. 27 ... Read more

Book Reading & Butterfly Walk

The Nature Place 575 St. Bernardine Street, Reading, PA

Listen to Nancy Littlefield read her book, Mariposa's Wish, and take walk through the butterfly garden afterwards!

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Cherry Crest Sunflower Festivals

Cherry Crest Adventure Farm 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, PA

Visit the farm during our annual Sunflower Festivals to see our beautiful Sunflower and Zinnia fields in full bloom.There will be a winery & Brewery, a live band, local craft vendors, mini photo sessions and much more for the entire family to enjoy. Aug. 20 Live Music: Tropical Sunz -- 3:00pm - 6:00pm Aug. 27 ... Read more

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Segundo Sábado Storytime

Nolde Forest State Park 2910 New Holland Road, Reading, PA

Segundo Sábado - Cuentos para niños y caminata en el bosque de Nolde Forest Únase a sus amigos del grupo Bilingual Buhos en Nolde Forest para disfrutar de un cuento familiar en español. Escuche la historia y luego explore el bosque con el personal del parque. Diversión para toda la familia. La hora del cuento se ... Read more

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Kids at Camp, Parents Night Out

South Mountain YMCA 201 Cushion Peak Road, Reinholds, PA

Each month we’re hosting a Kids at Camp night for children ages 6 to 12.  Consider it your night out.  Go out to dinner with a loved one or get some shopping done while we get your kids involved with some classic camp activities. Pizza party dinner provided with program fees. Additional “Kids at Camp” nights ... Read more

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Second Tuesday Storytime

Nolde Forest State Park 2910 New Holland Road, Reading, PA

Children ages 3-7 and their accompanying adult are invited to learn about nature. Join park staff as we read a story and then explore the forest and mansion gardens. EACH PARTICIPANT (adults AND children) are required to sign up to attend (click the green box to register). We CANNOT accept walk in families. Please do ... Read more

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Family Night Hikes

South Mountain YMCA 201 Cushion Peak Road, Reinholds, PA

Join other families and meet new friends on our Family Night Hikes. The South Mountain YMCA Camps boasts over 600 acres of mountain top property full of local history and exciting trails. We will explore different trails and make our way to the top of Cushion Peak (1,116 feet above sea level) which looks over ... Read more

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Kids at Camp, Parents Night Out

South Mountain YMCA 201 Cushion Peak Road, Reinholds, PA

Each month we’re hosting a Kids at Camp night for children ages 6 to 12.  Consider it your night out.  Go out to dinner with a loved one or get some shopping done while we get your kids involved with some classic camp activities. Pizza party dinner provided with program fees. Additional “Kids at Camp” nights ... Read more