Family Fun in PA  Things to see and Do In Pennsylvania

All about Groundhogs Feb 22 Erie

Outside the Window: Groundhogs     February 22, 2017   10:30-11:30p     Erie
Parents and adults are invited to bring children ages 3-5 to meet at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center to read a story, create a craft or participate in hands-on activities.

Pot O' Gold Geocaching March 18 Pgh

Pot O' Gold Geocaching      March 18, 2017  1:30-3:30p     Pittsburgh
Embark on a special mission to find hidden treasures in Mellon Park! We'll learn all about the hand-held GPS (Global Positioning System) units that we can use to locate the treasures, or “caches” in this family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day adventure. No experience necessary. Fee includes GPS rental.

Annual Trout Stocking March 4 Volant

Annual Trout Stocking   March 4, 2017   Volant, Lawrence County

Annual pre-season trout stocking by the Pennsylvania Fish Commission. Watch 10,000 trout enter Neshannock Creek at approximately 12:00 p.m. Shops have new merchandise and special "fishy" treats for kids!

Maple Sugaring March 4-26 Parker Dam

Maple Sugaring      Weekends, March 4-26, 2017 2p      Penfield, Clearfield County

March is Maple Sugaring Season at Parker Dam Sate Park and you can come learn how real maple syrup is made. Learn the sweet story of maple sugaring, how it was discovered, how it was made years ago, and how you can make it yourself today.

Phipps Spring Flower Show March 18 - April 16 Pittsburgh

Spring Flower Show    March 18 - April 16, 2017    Phipps Conservatory, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County

SPring is in the air. You know what that means? The Spring Flower Show at Phipps Conservatory!  I can smell the flowers now!  Celebrate rebirth and regrowth in The Spring Flower Show: Enchanted Forest as birds, frogs, ducks, bees and more critters awaken from their long winter snoozes to explore the tens of thousands of vibrant spring blooms that wash the glasshouse in color.

Maple Sugar Scavenger Hunt Feb 25 - 26 York

Maple Sugar Scavenger Hunt   February 25-26, 207   12 - 4 pm     York, York County

Oh this is a Twofer!  Learn about Maple Sugaring and have fun doing it.  Attention all Kids, Fun Seekers and Pancake Lovers!  Prepare to search high and low as you answer questions about maple sugaring.

Celebrate Wildwood Park Sept 24 Harrisburg

Celebrate Wildwood Park   September 24, 2017 12-4PM    Harrisburg, Dauphin County

Celebrate Wildwood Park! Enjoying fun activities that represent each part of the park. And meet the people that bring you all the amazing programs and ongoing wildlife initiatives. There will be so much to see and do,  and plenty of seasonal activitties

Cabin Fever Hike Feb 25 Green Lane

Cabin Fever Hike on the Orange Trail   February 25, 2017  10AM  Green Lane, Montgomery County

Bundle up and join us for a brisk 2 ½ mile hike on the Orange Trail. Along the way, we’ll make a few brief stops to investigate winter’s goings on in the big woods. What a great way to start the day. A brisk walk and then maybe head to out for some yummy pancakes.