Welcome to WITF’s Local Events Calendar!
Visit Dauphin County's newest gem, Detweiler Park, to learn about the diversity of plants, animals and their habitats that make its preservation such an achievement for conservation. Join a naturalist for a four mile hike through forests and fields. Elevation gain is about 400 feet. Meet in the lower gravel parking lot of the Dauphin County Agriculture and Natural Resources Center at 1451 Peters Mountain Road, Dauphin, PA. Bring snacks and water and wear sturdy shoes. Registration is not required.Find out more »
Before Wolves can put their paws on the path they must be prepared. Determine the skills needed for hiking and the essential items to pack for short and long hikes. Then, take a hike and discover the birds and insects that live at Wildwood. Please bring a drink, snack and lunch. Dress for indoor and outdoor activities and wear sneakers or other closed-toed shoes. Register at www.wildwoodlake.org/events.Find out more »
Join a Dauphin County Library System Librarian and Wildwood Environmental Educator for a fun story session for children ages 2-5. Stories, songs, rhymes, play, and a take-home craft will introduce Wildwood critters and the joy of books and language to youngsters. Space is limited. Register at www.wildwoodlake.org/events.Find out more »
Take an adventure into the park to discover the plants and animals that live in Wildwood's wetland and forest habitat. A hike will provide the opportunity to see different plants and animals. Then, use a magnifying glass to get a closer look at a smaller, mini-habitat. What animals and plants live in a 1-foot area of the park? Please bring a drink, snack and lunch. Dress for indoor and outdoor activities and wear sneakers or other closed-toed shoes. Register at…Find out more »