Family Events


These programs are free of charge.
Please register by calling 610-678-5399 Ext. 2

Creek Creature Exploration
Date:  Thursday, June 27, 2019
Time:  6:00  – 7:30 pm
Location:  Township of Spring Administration Building

Get into the creek and find out what’s under that rock! Join Berks Conversation District Educator, Kent Himelright to learn about and search for creek creatures, examine creek health and explore ways to protect creek creature habitat Wear water-wading shoes. Register by 6/24/19.

 

Solar Exploration
Date:  Monday, July 8, 2019
Time:  6:00 – 7:00 pm
Location:  Breneman Park

Our ever-active sun will be in focus when we explore the explosive world of sunspots and solar flares. Come out to witness solar energy in action with educator, Barb Geigle, from BCASS. Sun filters provided. Rain/cloud date: 7/9/19 [/one_half]

Incredible Edible Insects – yum!
Date:  Thursday, July 18, 2019
Time:  7:00 – 8:00 pm
Location:  Cacoosing Meadows Park pavilion

Are you hungry? Liven up your diet with wings, worms and more on this incredible edible bug adventure! Naturalist Lisa Sanchez will fire up the grill to help us explore the gastronomic delights of the edible insects and bugs living in our backyards. Taste testing is recommended but is optional. Register by 7/12/19.

 

Picnic with a Park Ranger
Date:  Thursday, July 25, 2019
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Location:  Cacoosing Meadows Park pavilion

Pack a picnic or pick up a pizza and join us for a daring wildlife adventure with Park Ranger, Kathy Grim. Come listen to Kathy’s engaging wildlife tales, examine animal pelts, bones, shells and more. Stay to make a wild about wildlife craft!. Register by 7/22/19  

Wee Ones Wildlife Expedition at Twilight
Date Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Time:  7:30 – 8:30 pm

Keep a sharp eye out in this summer time Wildlife Expedition with Naturalist Kathy Grim. Children will search for a variety of wildlife (puppets) that live in local fields and forest. We’ll enjoy Kathy’s humorous wildlife tales and learning interesting wildlife facts. Please register by 7/26/19

Astronomy – come out to see the stars!
Date:  Friday, August 2, 2019
Time:  9:00 pm
Location:  Shiloh Hills Park parking lot

Here’s your opportunity to be out with the moon, planets and stars plus maybe a galaxy or two! Join the BCAAS at this amazing and awe-inspiring astronomy program for a close-up look at the night sky through BCAAS telescopes. rain/cloud date: 8/3/19. Please register by 7/29/19

Adventures with Macroinvertebrates in their Environment
Date:  Thursday, August 8, 2019
Time:  6:00 – 7:00 pm
Location:  Cacoosing Meadows Park pavilion

Engaging, real-world, hands-on water science – come out to learn how each of us can help protect macroinvertebrates in their environment through this interactive and fun environmental science program. Com prepared to get into the creek with the Penn State Berks Master Watershed Stewards! Please register by 8/5/19.

Incredible Insect Investigation
Date:  Saturday, August 24, 2019
Time:  10:00 – 11:00 am
Location:  Shiloh Hillls Park Environmental Center

Search for and learn about insects and bus of all sors (including a spider or two) with entomologist, Robert Hopkins. Come prepared to explore the world of the many multi-legged creatures that live in our backyards, fields and forests. Equipment provided. Please register by 8/19/19.

Fairy Tales Upside Down
presented by Yocum Institute
Teen Theater Ensemble

Wednesday, June 12
Turning classis cairy tales uside down with the help of kids in the audiene(family and friends bring your cameras) and the Yocum Insitute Teen Theater Ensemblle.  Dress-up included; fun guaranteed!

Musical Artist Dave Fry – Whimsical and wonderful!
Wednesday, June 19
If your kids love peanut butter and going on bear hunts, they will love award winning and legendary musical artist, Dave Fry. Dave’s wildly imaginative, adventurous and humorous songs will keep them enthralled and entertained the entire evening!

Magician Daniel Clemente – Memorable mystery and magic!
Wednesday, June 26
Magically interactive, fast-paced, amazing and memorable – Daniel Clemente’s mysterious magic is sure to inspire, amaze and bring a sense of wonder to yours and your child’s eyes!

Jim Stilianos – Comedy, juggling, magic and off the wall funny!
Wednesday, July 3
No-hold-barred incredible magic and hilarious juggling! Antics and shenanigans! Nonsense and bologna! Kids will be amazed by the magic, adults will love the humor and everyone will adore the juggling!

Toad’s Great Escape presented by Family Stages –classic Wind in the Willows!
Wednesday, July 10
With the help of his friend, The Mole, dear reckless Mr. Toad pilots his mighty motorcar across the English countryside carving a delightfully funny path of chaos and hilarity the whole family will enjoy!

Musical Artist Jim Rule – song and dance plus a special brand of monkey business!
Wednesday, July17, 2019 
Warm, whimsical, interactive and fun – join this Parent’s Choice Award winning artist for his rollicking get-up-and-dance songs, engaging stories and witty humor.

Hoot – Family Fun Night at the Movies!
Date:  Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Location:  Cacoosing Meadows Park Pavilion

Free showing of the movie Hoot – based on the book, Hoot, by Carl Hiassen.  The new kid in town gets involved in rescuing a group of endearing and endangered owls from certain destruction.

 


 

2850 Windmill Road
Sinking Spring, PA 19608
Phone: 610-678-5399
Fax: 610-678-4571

Email: parksandrec@springtwpberks.org
Office Hours
Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm
Closed Holidays