Family Events

Family Nature Series

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


Fun with Bugs!
Date:  February 9, 2020
Time:  1:00 – 2:00 pm
Location: Township of Spring Administration Building 

Whether your kids are fascinated or fearful – bugs can be fun! Join entomologist Robert Hopkins for this lively and educational creepy crawly program designed to show us the intriguing life of bugs! Registration deadline: 2/5/20


Young Chemists at the Library

Date:  February 10, 2020
Time:  6:30 – 7:30 pm
Location:  West Lawn Library

Calling all young chemists – join us at the West Lawn Library for storytime and several, simple hands on chemistry experiments to discover very basic chemistry concepts with Penn State Berks Chemical Society. Age 4+. Registration deadline: 2/5/20.

 

Discover Winter Nature Walk
Date: February 15, 2020
Time:11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Sensory Trail, Blue Marsh Lake Dry Brooks Day Use Area

What do animals do in the winter? Come find out in this Winter Wildlife Expedition with Naturalist Kathy Grim. Children will search for the variety of wildlife (puppets) that enjoy winter and those who don’t. Plus, keep a sharp eye for wildlife tracks in the snow! Registration deadline 2/12/20

 

Fishing 101
a great family activity!
Date: March 22, 2020
Time:  1:00 – 2:30 pm
Location:  Township of Spring Administration Building

Start an adventure and come out for this PA Fish & Boar SMART angler fishing program then reel in the fun! Learn the difference between a bobber, a sinker and so much more! This is a great hands-on program that teaches new (and mature) anglers how to fish! Equipment provided. Ages 6+. Please register by 3/18/20.

April Fool’s Chemistry

Date:  March 28, 2020
Time:  11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location:  Township of Spring Administration Building

Join the Penn State Berks Chemical Society for a tricksters fun and educational program that engages children in discovering chemistry. This is an innovative, hands-on opportunity for children to run several simple (and probably slimy) experiments and explore basic chemistry concepts. Register by 3/23/20.

 

Spring Peepers and Frog Safari
Date:  April 3, 2020
Time:  7:00 – 8:00 pm
Location:  Stilling Basin, Blue Marsh Lake

Join us for an amphibious wildlife safari with Naturalist Kathy Grim. Kathy will lead us on an expedition in search of the variety of amphibians found at Blue Marsh Lake Stilling Basin. Dress for a very muddy adventure; bring a flashlight for frog spotting! Registration deadline: 4/1/2020.

 

Wee Ones Discover Spring

a twilight nature walk
Date:  May 1, 2020
Time:  7:00 – 8:00 pm
Location:  Shiloh Hills Park parking lot

Keep a sharp eye out in this Wildlife Expedition with Naturalist Kathy Grim. Children will search for a variety of wildlife (puppets) that live in local fields and forests. We’ll enjoy Kathy’s humorous wildlife tales and learning interesting wildlife tales and learn interest wildlife facts. Ages 3+.  Please register by 4/29/20.


 

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