To accommodate construction, Shaver's Creek Environmental Center will be closed Tuesday, May 28, through Thursday, May 30.

Fall Festival Entertainment Schedule!

Entertainment Schedule
  
Fall Festival featuring…
       The Children’s Halloween Trail

Saturday, October 23rd, 2010

Scheduled Performances and Activities:
   
11:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m.: Storytelling with Sonya Brown (top of the hill near the trail entrance)  
      11:30 a.m.—3:30 p.m.: Rock Climbing for Kids (outdoor pavilion)
     12:00 p.m.—1:00 p.m.: The Horseshoe Cloggers (on the stage)
       1:00
p.m.—3:00 p.m.: Biscuit Jam – tasty acoustic music (on the stage)
       2:00
p.m.—2:30 p.m.: Owls and Halloween (in the amphitheater)
 

On-going Activities:

  All day at the top of the hill near the trail entrance…

  • Pumpkin Toss
  • I Spy
  • Pin the Monarch on the Milkweed
  • Apple Biting
  • Pumpkin Bowling
  • Pumpkin Ringers

  All day by the picnic tables…

  • Pumpkin carving and painting by the picnic tables

  All day in the lower classroom…

  • Autumn crafts and activities

  All day in the front yard…

  • Composting demonstration

  At a time as yet to be determined in an unknown place…

  • Apple cider demonstration

Contests:
     1:00 p.m: Dishes for the Saturday Harvest Bake-off must be submitted at or before this time
     2:00
p.m: Winners for the Harvest Bake-off will be announced and prizes will be awarded—please be sure to include contact information with your submission if you will not be present when prizes are distributed!
    12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00 p.m: Winners for the pumpkin seed counting competition will be announced and pumpkin seeds will be distributed

 
Sunday, October 24th, 2010

Scheduled Performances and Activities:
    11:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m: Storytelling with Sonya Brown (at the top of the hill near the trail entrance) 
    11:30 a.m.—3:30 p.m.: Rock Climbing for Kids (outdoor pavilion) 
    12:00, 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 p.m.: Owls and Halloween (in the Raptor Center amphitheater)
    12:00
p.m.—12:30 p.m.: Bat Program – Michael Gannon, Penn State Professor of Biology and Ecology (Discovery Room) 
    12:00
p.m.—1:00 p.m.: Tussey Mountain Moonshiners – traditional and original bluegrass, old time, and folk music (on the stage)
      1:00
p.m.—2:00 p.m.: Dulcimer Gals (on the stage)
      1:45 p.m.: Tree identification walk (meet in the front yard)
       2:30
p.m.—3:30 p.m.: James Millicanfolk music, blues, and alternative rock (on the stage)
 

On-going Activities:

  All day at the top of the hill near the trail entrance…

  • Pumpkin Toss
  • I Spy
  • Pin the Monarch on the Milkweed
  • Apple Biting
  • Pumpkin Bowling
  • Pumpkin Ringers

   All day by the picnic tables…

  • Pumpkin carving and painting by the picnic tables

   All day in the lower classroom

  • Autumn crafts and activities

  All day in the front yard

  • Composting demonstration

Contests:
     
1:00 p.m.: Dishes for the Sunday Harvest Bake-off must be submitted at or before this time
        2:00 p.m.: Winners for the Harvest Bake-off will be announced and prizes will be awarded—
please be sure to include contact information with your submission if you will not
be present when prizes are distributed!
     
12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00 p.m.: Winners for the pumpkin seed counting competition
will be announced and pumpkin seeds will be distributed