This week at Chapman

The following programs are planned at Chapman State Park this weekend:

Movie Night will feature “Season of the Bat” from 8:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, June 6. Bring the whole family to discover surprising bat facts and how bats benefit us all. Join the park naturalist to watch bats as they emerge to hunt insects and stay for the movie. Meet at the park Amphitheater. In case of rain meet at Pavilion #4.

On Saturday, there will be a “Stream Stomp” from 2 to 3 p.m. Investigate the stream by Adams Run Trail and look for fish, salamanders, crayfish and other aquatic creatures. Be prepared to get your feet wet! Meet at the Warming Hut (Mooring Area).

On Sunday, June 8, there will be a non-denominational worship service at park amphitheater at 10 a.m.

Upcoming Events

June 13: Step Into the Night Hike

June 14: Turtle Program

June 14: Stone Turtle

June 21: Saw Whet Owl Banding

June 27: Wild Things in Your Woodlands

June 28: The American Bald Eagle

June 28: Beginner Bird Walk

August 19-21: Discover E

October 4: Fall Festival

If you need an accommodation to participate in park activities due to a disability, please contact the Pennsylvania Bureau of State Parks at 1-888-PA-PARKS (voice), 717-558-2710 (local or international voice), or 711 (AT&T Relay Services). With at least three days notice, interpreters for people who are deaf or hard of hearing are available for educational programs.

For more information on Chapman State Park or any of Pennsylvania’s other state parks, call 1-888-PA-PARKS between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday; or visit DCNR’s website: (Select Parks).