​​​​​​​                                  Calendar of Events

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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.  All programs are free unless stated otherwise, payment for programs can be made the day of the program.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The Environmental Center is open Wednesday through Saturday 8:00 a.m. to
​4:00 p.m. and Sunday 12:00 to 4:00 p.m.  


Toddler Sensory Walk

June 19th 11 a.m.

We will go on a walk and get our hands dirty playing with dirt, leaves and more!

Solstice Hike                                            

June 20th 11 a.m.

~4 mile hike to celebrate the start of summer!

​LVSRA Field Day                                    

​June 22nd 2p.m.-23rd 2p.m.

Lebanon Valley Society of Radio Amateurs will be at the park, feel free to come out and ask them questions, you can even get on the air and say hello to people across the globe!

Golden Eagle Hikers                              

June 23rd 1:30 p.m.

A slower paced 2-3 mile hike for those over 50!

​Knitting in Nature                                 

​June 29th 9 a.m.-noon

The Lebanon Valley Knit2Gether Guild will be in the environmental center, all levels of knitters and crocheters are welcome, bring your project and join us for a relaxing morning.


Music on The Porch                             

July 7th 1-4 p.m.

Bluegrass jam on the porch, bring a lawn chair!

Fitness Hike                                           

July 14th 10 a.m.

A faster paced 4-6 mile hike, wear good shoes and bring water!

Golden Eagle Hikers                             

​July 21st 1:30 p.m.

A slower paced 2-3 mile hike for those over 50!


2024 MEETING NOTICE of the BOARD OF DIRECTORS of Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick

The Board of Directors of the Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick will meet on the below listed dates.  Meetings are open to the public and are held at the Governor Dick Environmental Center, 3283 Pinch Road, Mt. Gretna, PA.  Meetings begin at 7:15 p.m.

If State or Federal COVID 19 meeting restrictions are in place or there is inclement weather on the date of a meeting, the meeting will be held in virtual format utilizing ZOOM, tele-conferencing or other social media platforms. Members of the public desiring access to virtual meetings should email: Governordick@hotmail.com for a connection link.

January 18, 2024                      February 15, 2024                         March 21, 2024

April 18, 2024                          May 16, 2024                                  June 20, 2024

July 18, 2024                            August 15, 2024                             September 19, 2024

October 17, 2024                     November 21, 2024                      December – No Meeting

                                                                                               Raymond J. Bender

                                                                                               Board President


Meetings occur on the second Wednesday of every other month and begin at 6:30 p.m. Dates are subject to change if needed. 2024 Meeting dates:

January 3, 2024                         March 13, 2024                               May 8, 2024

July 10, 2024                              September 11, 2024                        November 13, 2024

 Clarence Schock Memorial Park 
at Governor Dick