Events & Programs

Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick

**NOTICE!!  ​​​​​THE CENTER AND TOWER ARE CLOSED.   Programs and scheduled hikes through the end of March are cancelled.


Registration is required.  Call 717-964-3808 to register no later than 24 hours before an event or e-mail the park at governordick@hotmail.com and leave your name and phone number.



**CANCELLED**Have YOU Spotted a  Lanternfly?

​March 28, 2:00 p.m.

Learn to identify this serious alien invader to Pennsylvania and what you can do to combat the spread of this insect.  We'll go outside for ideas on what each of us can do in our own personal landscapes.


**CANCELLED**DVOA-sponsored Orienteering Event

March 29, 10:00 a.m.

~~This event has been rescheduled for November 15 at 10:00 a.m.



​**CANCELLED**Beginning Orienteering Class

March 29, 11:00 a.m.

~~This class has been rescheduled for November 15 at 11:00 a.m.


Fitness Hike

April 5, 8:00 a.m.

Join a friendly group of folks intent on keeping mind and body in good shape in the great outdoors.  You'll cover 4 to 6 miles at a faster pace.


Music by the Fireplace

April 5, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Come out for toe-tapping bluegrass music in a lovely setting.  Pickers are welcome.


Toddlers in Tow:  Animal Homes and Habitat

April 17, 10:00 a.m.

Children ages 2 to 5 years are invited to explore where animals, birds, and other creatures of the forest live.  Prepare to be detectives!  $5 per child.


Toddlers in Tow: Amphibians!

April 18, 10:00 a.m.

​What are amphibians?  What do they eat?  Where do they like to live?  Come explore the world of amphibians and maybe meet a few!  For children ages 2 to 5 years.  $5 per child.