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Kings Gap Environmental Education Center

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500 Kings Gap Road
Carlisle, PA 17015 United States
717-486-3799 http://events.dcnr.pa.gov/event/experience_a_spring_night_3359#.WMbvTtIrKpo

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January 2019

Free

Birdfeeder Basics: Project FeederWatch

January 26 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Kings Gap Environmental Education Center, 500 Kings Gap Road
Carlisle, PA 17015 United States
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Join us to kick off Project FeederWatch at Kings Gap! This citizen science project collects count data on birds visiting feeders in the winter. Spend some time watching our birdfeeders, learn a bit about the project, birding, and feeding birds. Make your own birdfeeder to take home, while supplies last! Meet in the Education Building. In the event of poor road conditions, program may be cancelled. Check our Facebook page prior to arrival. For more information or questions, contact Onnolee…

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Winter Hike: Lichens

January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Kings Gap Environmental Education Center, 500 Kings Gap Road
Carlisle, PA 17015 United States
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Get moving outdoors during these cold months, and learn about lichens during this winter hike. In the case of snow, snowshoes will be available for use (limited sizes available) on a first come, first served basis. Please bring water, dress for the weather, and have appropriate footwear. Leashed dogs are welcome. Registration not required. Meet at the Pine Plantation Day Use Area (location subject to change). In the case of poor road conditions, location may change or hike may be…

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February 2019

Free

Birds and Beverages: Project FeederWatch

February 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until February 23, 2019

Kings Gap Environmental Education Center, 500 Kings Gap Road
Carlisle, PA 17015 United States
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Join us for Project FeederWatch at Kings Gap! This citizen science project collects data on birds visiting feeders in the winter. Enjoy hot tea, cocoa, or coffee while we spend some time in the Education Building watching our birdfeeders and collecting count data. No registration required, drop in anytime between 9:00 AM and 10:30 AM! Meet in the Education Building. In the event of poor road conditions, program may be cancelled. Check our Facebook page prior to arrival. For more…

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Sweetheart’s Sunset Hike and Campfire

February 10 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Kings Gap Environmental Education Center, 500 Kings Gap Road
Carlisle, PA 17015 United States
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Bring your sweetheart for this 1.5 - 2 mile hike intended for adults. Hike will end with the sunset. After the hike, enjoy making s’mores around a campfire. Bring water, dress for the weather, and have appropriate footwear. Meet outside the Education Building (location subject to change). In the case of poor road conditions, program may be cancelled. Check our Facebook page prior to arrival. For more information or questions, contact: ra-nrspkingees@pa.gov or 717-486-3799.

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Mammals of Pennsylvania: Family Discovery

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Kings Gap Environmental Education Center, 500 Kings Gap Road
Carlisle, PA 17015 United States
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Join us as a family to learn about the mammals that call our state home. Can you identify these animals by only their fur and skulls left behind? Program will end with a leisurely walk in the woods. Meet in the Education Building (location subject to change). In the event of poor road conditions, program may be cancelled. Check our Facebook page prior to arrival. For questions or more information, contact ra-nrspkingees@pa.gov or (717) 486-3799

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