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Saturday, January 16 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/16/2021 6:30:00 AM 1/16/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, January 16 at 10:00 AM

Beach Driving Clinic Webinar at Delaware Seashore State Park

Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details.

Add to Calendar 1/16/2021 10:00:00 AM 1/16/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Beach Driving Clinic Webinar Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details. Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, January 16 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/16/2021 4:44:59 PM 1/16/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, January 20 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/20/2021 6:30:00 AM 1/20/2021 7:00:00 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, January 20 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/20/2021 4:44:59 PM 1/20/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, January 21 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/21/2021 6:30:00 AM 1/21/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, January 21 at 10:00 AM

Beach Driving Clinic Webinar at Delaware Seashore State Park

Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details.

Add to Calendar 1/21/2021 10:00:00 AM 1/21/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Beach Driving Clinic Webinar Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details. Delaware Seashore State Park

Thursday, January 21 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/21/2021 4:44:59 PM 1/21/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, January 22 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/22/2021 6:30:00 AM 1/22/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, January 22 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/22/2021 4:44:59 PM 1/22/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, January 23 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/23/2021 6:30:00 AM 1/23/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, January 23 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/23/2021 4:44:59 PM 1/23/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, January 27 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/27/2021 6:30:00 AM 1/27/2021 7:00:00 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, January 27 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/27/2021 4:44:59 PM 1/27/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, January 28 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/28/2021 6:30:00 AM 1/28/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, January 28 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/28/2021 4:44:59 PM 1/28/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, January 29 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/29/2021 6:30:00 AM 1/29/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, January 29 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/29/2021 4:44:59 PM 1/29/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, January 30 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/30/2021 6:30:00 AM 1/30/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, January 30 at 10:00 AM

Beach Driving Clinic Webinar at Delaware Seashore State Park

Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details.

Add to Calendar 1/30/2021 10:00:00 AM 1/30/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Beach Driving Clinic Webinar Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details. Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, January 30 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 1/30/2021 4:44:59 PM 1/30/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Monday, February 01 at 9:00 AM

Walk It Off at Bellevue State Park

Tag along with our naturalists as we check in on the happenings of the park. Pets are welcome!

Add to Calendar 2/1/2021 9:00:00 AM 2/1/2021 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Walk It Off Tag along with our naturalists as we check in on the happenings of the park. Pets are welcome! Bellevue State Park

Tuesday, February 02 at 10:00 AM

Scenery Hike at Bellevue State Park

Get your cameras ready, our naturalists are taking you to the most picturesque parts of the park! Digital or disposable, all are welcome! Meet at the Arts Center.

Add to Calendar 2/2/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/2/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Scenery Hike Get your cameras ready, our naturalists are taking you to the most picturesque parts of the park! Digital or disposable, all are welcome! Meet at the Arts Center. Bellevue State Park

Tuesday, February 02 at 10:00 AM

Good Morning Groundhogs! at White Clay Creek State Park

Wake up "whistle pigs!" Learn about the groundhogs that call White Clay home, we'll look for these fascinating mammals to see if they've come out of their winter hibernation. Pre-registration required, 302-368-6900.

Add to Calendar 2/2/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/2/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Good Morning Groundhogs! Wake up "whistle pigs!" Learn about the groundhogs that call White Clay home, we'll look for these fascinating mammals to see if they've come out of their winter hibernation. Pre-registration required, 302-368-6900. White Clay Creek State Park

Tuesday, February 02 at 11:00 AM

Virtual Groundhog Day at Brandywine Zoo

Join us as we check our animals around the zoo to see who casts a shadow and who's waiting until spring to come out! Will there be 6 more weeks of winter? Let's see who makes the best prediction! Register at BrandywineZoo.org. $5 per household.

Add to Calendar 2/2/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/2/2021 11:30:00 AM America/New_York Virtual Groundhog Day Join us as we check our animals around the zoo to see who casts a shadow and who's waiting until spring to come out! Will there be 6 more weeks of winter? Let's see who makes the best prediction! Register at BrandywineZoo.org. $5 per household. Brandywine Zoo

Tuesday, February 02 at 1:00 PM

Homeschool - Wetland Wonders at Killens Pond State Park

Explore the importance of wetlands through metaphors and a discovery hike. Program will be held on the nature center deck, please come prepared for the cold weather. Pre-registration is mandatory for all homeschool programs. The same topic will be offered Tuesday and Thursday to provide more opportunities for at home learners. Ages 6 - 12. $5 per student. Call 302-284-4299 to register.

Add to Calendar 2/2/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/2/2021 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Homeschool - Wetland Wonders Explore the importance of wetlands through metaphors and a discovery hike. Program will be held on the nature center deck, please come prepared for the cold weather. Pre-registration is mandatory for all homeschool programs. The same topic will be offered Tuesday and Thursday to provide more opportunities for at home learners. Ages 6 - 12. $5 per student. Call 302-284-4299 to register. Killens Pond State Park

Wednesday, February 03 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/3/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/3/2021 7:00:00 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, February 03 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/3/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/3/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, February 03 at 10:00 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/3/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/3/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, February 03 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/3/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/3/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 04 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/4/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/4/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 04 at 9:59 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/4/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/4/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Thursday, February 04 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/4/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/4/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 04 at 10:00 AM

Beach Driving Clinic Webinar at Delaware Seashore State Park

Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details.

Add to Calendar 2/4/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/4/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Beach Driving Clinic Webinar Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details. Delaware Seashore State Park

Thursday, February 04 at 1:00 PM

Homeschool - Wetland Wonders at Killens Pond State Park

Explore the importance of wetlands through metaphors and a discovery hike. Program will be held on the nature center deck, please come prepared for the cold weather. Pre-registration is mandatory for all homeschool programs. The same topic will be offered Tuesday and Thursday to provide more opportunities for at home learners. Ages 6 - 12. $5 per student. Call 302-284-4299 to register.

Add to Calendar 2/4/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/4/2021 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Homeschool - Wetland Wonders Explore the importance of wetlands through metaphors and a discovery hike. Program will be held on the nature center deck, please come prepared for the cold weather. Pre-registration is mandatory for all homeschool programs. The same topic will be offered Tuesday and Thursday to provide more opportunities for at home learners. Ages 6 - 12. $5 per student. Call 302-284-4299 to register. Killens Pond State Park

Thursday, February 04 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/4/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/4/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 05 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/5/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/5/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 05 at 9:59 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/5/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/5/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Friday, February 05 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/5/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/5/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 05 at 11:00 AM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/5/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/5/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Friday, February 05 at 2:00 PM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/5/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/5/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Friday, February 05 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/5/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/5/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 06 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/6/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 06 at 9:00 AM

First Saturdays in the First State: Elevating Stories at First State Heritage Park

Discover the experiences of Black Delawareans revived from the forgotten pages of the past! Visit First State Heritage Park’s John Bell House (43 The Green) today to witness the conclusion of the project we began in January: see how lost stories can be brought back into the Delaware story and see what other people just like you have chosen to share of their own family histories. You may just find we have more in common than you might expect! Meanwhile, don't forget to visit the Biggs Museum of American Art, Old State House, or Johnson Victrola Museum to round out your day! Advance booking may be required. FREE.

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 9:00:00 AM 2/6/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York First Saturdays in the First State: Elevating Stories Discover the experiences of Black Delawareans revived from the forgotten pages of the past! Visit First State Heritage Park’s John Bell House (43 The Green) today to witness the conclusion of the project we began in January: see how lost stories can be brought back into the Delaware story and see what other people just like you have chosen to share of their own family histories. You may just find we have more in common than you might expect! Meanwhile, don't forget to visit the Biggs Museum of American Art, Old State House, or Johnson Victrola Museum to round out your day! Advance booking may be required. FREE. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, February 06 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/6/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 06 at 10:00 AM

Wild Winters! at Cape Henlopen State Park

How do local animals survive our winters? Look for and learn about the different survival strategies used by wildlife as we explore the park. Dress for the weather. Ages 7 and older with a paying adult. $2 per person

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/6/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Wild Winters! How do local animals survive our winters? Look for and learn about the different survival strategies used by wildlife as we explore the park. Dress for the weather. Ages 7 and older with a paying adult. $2 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, February 06 at 10:00 AM

Port Penn Town Tour at Port Penn Interpretive Center

Join us for a walk through historic Port Penn! Learn about the buildings and their historical significance, and how they helped shape the community. A kids’ scavenger hunt makes it fun for the whole family! This program is free, but for important information about the program and to reserve a spot, participants should register in advance by contacting jacob.miller@delaware.gov or calling 302-834-7941.

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/6/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Port Penn Town Tour Join us for a walk through historic Port Penn! Learn about the buildings and their historical significance, and how they helped shape the community. A kids’ scavenger hunt makes it fun for the whole family! This program is free, but for important information about the program and to reserve a spot, participants should register in advance by contacting jacob.miller@delaware.gov or calling 302-834-7941. Port Penn Interpretive Center

Saturday, February 06 at 10:00 AM

Backyard Birding at White Clay Creek State Park

Join the park naturalist to learn about birds in the winter! Learn about local birds, observe the feeders at the Nature Center and go on a short hike. Pre-registration required, 302-368-6900.

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/6/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Backyard Birding Join the park naturalist to learn about birds in the winter! Learn about local birds, observe the feeders at the Nature Center and go on a short hike. Pre-registration required, 302-368-6900. White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, February 06 at 11:00 AM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/6/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Saturday, February 06 at 1:00 PM

Groundhog Day at Brandywine Creek State Park

Well did he see his shadow?! Come learn about one of our favorite mammals, the groundhog! We will talk about what makes groundhogs so neat and we will take a hike to visit a few spots in the park where our local groundhog Gary has been known to visit. Pre-registration required, space is limited.

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/6/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Groundhog Day Well did he see his shadow?! Come learn about one of our favorite mammals, the groundhog! We will talk about what makes groundhogs so neat and we will take a hike to visit a few spots in the park where our local groundhog Gary has been known to visit. Pre-registration required, space is limited. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, February 06 at 2:00 PM

Hike the Indian River Inlet Bridge at Delaware Seashore State Park

Hike the Indian River Inlet Bridge with a Park Interpreter. Learn about the dynamic forces that have shaped the inlet over the last 200 years. Find out about the bridges that have spanned the inlet and how the current bridge design came to be. Call 302-227-6991 to register.

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/6/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Hike the Indian River Inlet Bridge Hike the Indian River Inlet Bridge with a Park Interpreter. Learn about the dynamic forces that have shaped the inlet over the last 200 years. Find out about the bridges that have spanned the inlet and how the current bridge design came to be. Call 302-227-6991 to register. Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, February 06 at 2:00 PM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/6/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Saturday, February 06 at 2:00 PM

Exploring what we know of Charles Tilton, Freedman at Killens Pond State Park

Join naturalist staff to discover what we know of Charles Tilton, Freedman and how we know it. We will take a brief hike to explore the landscape around his homestead. Program will be held outside. Please come prepared for cold weather. Pre-registration required by 4 p.m. Friday. Call 302-284-4299 for more information. Free!

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/6/2020 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Exploring what we know of Charles Tilton, Freedman Join naturalist staff to discover what we know of Charles Tilton, Freedman and how we know it. We will take a brief hike to explore the landscape around his homestead. Program will be held outside. Please come prepared for cold weather. Pre-registration required by 4 p.m. Friday. Call 302-284-4299 for more information. Free! Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, February 06 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/6/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 06 at 6:00 PM

Night at the Tower at Wilmington State Parks

Drop in and climb to the top of the tower to see the night sky and the city of Wilmington. FREE. (no limit, 10 people at a time allowed up at the top)

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 6:00:00 PM 2/6/2021 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Night at the Tower Drop in and climb to the top of the tower to see the night sky and the city of Wilmington. FREE. (no limit, 10 people at a time allowed up at the top) Wilmington State Parks

Saturday, February 06 at 6:00 PM

Night at the Tower at Wilmington State Parks

Drop in and climb to the top of the tower to see the night sky and the city of Wilmington. FREE. (no limit, 10 people at a time allowed up at the top)

Add to Calendar 2/6/2021 6:00:00 PM 2/6/2021 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Night at the Tower Drop in and climb to the top of the tower to see the night sky and the city of Wilmington. FREE. (no limit, 10 people at a time allowed up at the top) Wilmington State Parks

Sunday, February 07 at 11:00 AM

Virtual Animal Careers Lecture Series at Brandywine Zoo

Instead of our usual, in-person Animal Careers Conference, this year we’re hosting a mini-lecture series focusing on careers working with animals. Speakers will discuss their career paths, what they do for their jobs, and there will be time for Q & A with each presenter. We’ll feature speakers who work in zoos, as wildlife biologists, veterinarians, and more. Check our website for our upcoming guest speaker list. Fee: $8, $20 for 3 (for live participation or to purchase a recording of the lecture later)

Add to Calendar 2/7/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/7/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Virtual Animal Careers Lecture Series Instead of our usual, in-person Animal Careers Conference, this year we’re hosting a mini-lecture series focusing on careers working with animals. Speakers will discuss their career paths, what they do for their jobs, and there will be time for Q & A with each presenter. We’ll feature speakers who work in zoos, as wildlife biologists, veterinarians, and more. Check our website for our upcoming guest speaker list. Fee: $8, $20 for 3 (for live participation or to purchase a recording of the lecture later) Brandywine Zoo

Sunday, February 07 at 11:00 AM

Lums Pond Trail Days at Lums Pond State Park

Join a guided hike to shake off some of those winter blues and learn about different trails around Lums Pond. The naturalist will be able to point out helpful tips for hiking the pond and provide information on the local natural resources and the history of the pond. Weather permitting. Pre-registration required. Call 302-368-6989. Meet at the Dog Park parking lot off Buck Jersey Road for a 3+ mile hike.

Add to Calendar 2/7/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/7/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Lums Pond Trail Days Join a guided hike to shake off some of those winter blues and learn about different trails around Lums Pond. The naturalist will be able to point out helpful tips for hiking the pond and provide information on the local natural resources and the history of the pond. Weather permitting. Pre-registration required. Call 302-368-6989. Meet at the Dog Park parking lot off Buck Jersey Road for a 3+ mile hike. Lums Pond State Park

Monday, February 08 at 9:00 AM

Walk It Off at Bellevue State Park

Tag along with our naturalists as we check in on the happenings of the park. Pets are welcome!

Add to Calendar 2/8/2021 9:00:00 AM 2/8/2021 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Walk It Off Tag along with our naturalists as we check in on the happenings of the park. Pets are welcome! Bellevue State Park

Tuesday, February 09 at 5:30 PM

Full Moon Hike at Brandywine Creek State Park

Experience the park after dark! We will talk about the moon phases, stroll through the meadows and watch the full moon rise! Pre-registration and pre-payment required, space is limted. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 2/9/2021 5:30:00 PM 2/9/2021 7:30:00 PM America/New_York Full Moon Hike Experience the park after dark! We will talk about the moon phases, stroll through the meadows and watch the full moon rise! Pre-registration and pre-payment required, space is limted. $5 per person Brandywine Creek State Park

Wednesday, February 10 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/10/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/10/2021 7:00:00 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, February 10 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/10/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/10/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, February 10 at 10:00 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/10/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/10/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, February 10 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/10/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/10/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 11 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/11/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/11/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 11 at 9:59 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/11/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/11/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Thursday, February 11 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/11/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/11/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 11 at 10:00 AM

Terrific Toddlers at Brandywine Creek State Park

Join us for our monthly virtual Terrific Toddler program at 10am on our Facebook page! We will post supply list on facebook the day prior to the program. Easy, fun, engaging short video program and craft for 2-4 year olds. February topic is white tailed deer! FREE

Add to Calendar 2/11/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/11/2021 10:20:00 AM America/New_York Terrific Toddlers Join us for our monthly virtual Terrific Toddler program at 10am on our Facebook page! We will post supply list on facebook the day prior to the program. Easy, fun, engaging short video program and craft for 2-4 year olds. February topic is white tailed deer! FREE Brandywine Creek State Park

Thursday, February 11 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/11/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/11/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 11 at 7:00 PM

Night Owls at Bellevue State Park

Walk with us after hours and put your big ears and eyes on, we're searching for owls! $4 per person. Meet at the Arts Center.

Add to Calendar 2/11/2021 7:00:00 PM 2/11/2021 8:00:00 AM America/New_York Night Owls Walk with us after hours and put your big ears and eyes on, we're searching for owls! $4 per person. Meet at the Arts Center. Bellevue State Park

Friday, February 12 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/12/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/12/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 12 at 9:59 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/12/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/12/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Friday, February 12 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/12/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/12/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 12 at 11:00 AM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/12/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/12/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Friday, February 12 at 2:00 PM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/12/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/12/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Friday, February 12 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/12/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/12/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 13 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/13/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 13 at 9:59 AM

Tales of Slavery & Freedom at First State Heritage Park

The State of Delaware has benefitted from its diversity dating back to its earliest days. Although that legacy can be complicated, we celebrate stories of Freedom Seekers in their pursuit of the “North Star” and the dream of equality. Understanding their experiences is a critical part of our national pursuit of the founders' "more perfect Union." Free.

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/13/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Tales of Slavery & Freedom The State of Delaware has benefitted from its diversity dating back to its earliest days. Although that legacy can be complicated, we celebrate stories of Freedom Seekers in their pursuit of the “North Star” and the dream of equality. Understanding their experiences is a critical part of our national pursuit of the founders' "more perfect Union." Free. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, February 13 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/13/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 13 at 10:00 AM

Beach Driving Clinic Webinar at Delaware Seashore State Park

Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details.

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/13/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Beach Driving Clinic Webinar Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details. Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, February 13 at 10:00 AM

Walking Tour at Fort DuPont State Park

Find out about the bustling community that was Fort DuPont during the 1920s and 1930s. We will take a leisurely stroll through the former army base and talk about many of the buildings, including the post exchange, theater, administrative headquarters, quartermaster storehouses, and guardhouse. Learn some of the great, unique stories of this important historic site. Wear comfortable shoes, and dress warmly! This program is free, but for important information about the program, participants should register in advance by contacting jacob.miller@delaware.gov or calling 302-834-7941.

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/13/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Walking Tour Find out about the bustling community that was Fort DuPont during the 1920s and 1930s. We will take a leisurely stroll through the former army base and talk about many of the buildings, including the post exchange, theater, administrative headquarters, quartermaster storehouses, and guardhouse. Learn some of the great, unique stories of this important historic site. Wear comfortable shoes, and dress warmly! This program is free, but for important information about the program, participants should register in advance by contacting jacob.miller@delaware.gov or calling 302-834-7941. Fort DuPont State Park

Saturday, February 13 at 11:00 AM

Valentine’s Day Hike- Romantic Bird Folklore at Brandywine Creek State Park

Did you know that Valentine’s day isn’t just for people? Romantic poets of the middle ages wrote about how this was a very important day on the social calendar of birds. Bundle up and come join us for a refreshing walk through the trees as we listen for the songs of birds. And learn about the folklore surrounding birds on this romantic day. Pre-registration required, space is limited. FREE

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/13/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Valentine’s Day Hike- Romantic Bird Folklore Did you know that Valentine’s day isn’t just for people? Romantic poets of the middle ages wrote about how this was a very important day on the social calendar of birds. Bundle up and come join us for a refreshing walk through the trees as we listen for the songs of birds. And learn about the folklore surrounding birds on this romantic day. Pre-registration required, space is limited. FREE Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, February 13 at 11:00 AM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/13/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Saturday, February 13 at 12:00 PM

Galentine's Day at Brandywine Zoo

Celebrate all the ladies at the zoo today in honor of Galentine's Day! From Mrs. Griffus the Andean condor to Magnolia the armadillo…we've got some fantastic females here at the zoo. Join us for a fun virtual program where we'll feature some of our superb gals at the zoo. Register at BrandywineZoo.org. $5 per household.

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Galentine's Day Celebrate all the ladies at the zoo today in honor of Galentine's Day! From Mrs. Griffus the Andean condor to Magnolia the armadillo…we've got some fantastic females here at the zoo. Join us for a fun virtual program where we'll feature some of our superb gals at the zoo. Register at BrandywineZoo.org. $5 per household. Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, February 13 at 12:00 PM

Volunteer Trail Day at Cape Henlopen State Park

Volunteer to help maintain the park’s trails or other light maintenance projects. For further details please call the Volunteer Coordinator at 302-644-5005. Free

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 12:00:00 PM 2/13/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Volunteer Trail Day Volunteer to help maintain the park’s trails or other light maintenance projects. For further details please call the Volunteer Coordinator at 302-644-5005. Free Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, February 13 at 1:00 PM

History Fireside Chats at Brandywine Creek State Park

Join us around the campfire this winter for fire side chats about the families and people that shaped the park throughout history. Bundle up and bring your own cocoa or 'smores (and sticks!)with you and sit back as we tell stories of our past. A different topic each week! Pre-registration and pre-payment required. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/13/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York History Fireside Chats Join us around the campfire this winter for fire side chats about the families and people that shaped the park throughout history. Bundle up and bring your own cocoa or 'smores (and sticks!)with you and sit back as we tell stories of our past. A different topic each week! Pre-registration and pre-payment required. $5 per person Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, February 13 at 1:00 PM

Winter Workshop Series: Heart-Shaped Pincushion at First State Heritage Park

Just in time for Valentine's Day! Learn the basics of hand sewing and create something both beautiful and useful for your special someone. This common accessory is inspired by surviving examples from the 18th century. Each session lasts approximately 45 minutes. Great for adults and families with children 6 and Up and no previous sewing experience required! Reservations are required by calling 302-739-9194 or emailing TourFSHP@delaware.gov. $15 per participant.

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/13/2021 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Winter Workshop Series: Heart-Shaped Pincushion Just in time for Valentine's Day! Learn the basics of hand sewing and create something both beautiful and useful for your special someone. This common accessory is inspired by surviving examples from the 18th century. Each session lasts approximately 45 minutes. Great for adults and families with children 6 and Up and no previous sewing experience required! Reservations are required by calling 302-739-9194 or emailing TourFSHP@delaware.gov. $15 per participant. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, February 13 at 2:00 PM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/13/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Saturday, February 13 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/13/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 13 at 5:00 PM

Twilight Hike at White Clay Creek State Park

Enjoy the spectacular views from the trails as the sun goes down. Be sure to get your camera ready to capture the natural scenery as a naturalist leads you on a hike through fields and forest. Pre-registration required, 302-368-6900.

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 5:00:00 PM 2/13/2021 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Twilight Hike Enjoy the spectacular views from the trails as the sun goes down. Be sure to get your camera ready to capture the natural scenery as a naturalist leads you on a hike through fields and forest. Pre-registration required, 302-368-6900. White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, February 13 at 5:30 PM

Fort Miles Lantern Tour at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

In 1943 World War II was in full swing, but it was much different than anticipated. Tour Battery 519 by lantern light and hear about U-boats on the prowl, sailors in distress and what World War II turned out to be for soldiers stationed at Fort Miles. Tours meet at the Orientation Building. For ages 10 and older with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/13/2021 5:30:00 PM 2/13/2021 6:30:00 PM America/New_York Fort Miles Lantern Tour In 1943 World War II was in full swing, but it was much different than anticipated. Tour Battery 519 by lantern light and hear about U-boats on the prowl, sailors in distress and what World War II turned out to be for soldiers stationed at Fort Miles. Tours meet at the Orientation Building. For ages 10 and older with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Sunday, February 14 at 2:00 PM

Dating in the Animal Kingdom at Killens Pond State Park

Dating in the animal kingdom can be quite the show! Join a naturalist to learn about mating displays and family life of different animals. Program will be held outside on the nature center deck. Please come prepared for cold weather. Pre-registration required by 4 p.m. Friday. Call 302-284-4299 to register. Free!

Add to Calendar 2/14/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/14/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Dating in the Animal Kingdom Dating in the animal kingdom can be quite the show! Join a naturalist to learn about mating displays and family life of different animals. Program will be held outside on the nature center deck. Please come prepared for cold weather. Pre-registration required by 4 p.m. Friday. Call 302-284-4299 to register. Free! Killens Pond State Park

Sunday, February 14 at 2:30 PM

Winter Workshop Series: Heart-Shaped Pincushion at First State Heritage Park

Just in time for Valentine's Day! Learn the basics of hand sewing and create something both beautiful and useful for your special someone. This common accessory is inspired by surviving examples from the 18th century. Each session lasts approximately 45 minutes. Great for adults and families with children 6 and Up and no previous sewing experience required! Reservations are required by calling 302-739-9194 or emailing TourFSHP@delaware.gov. $15 per participant.

Add to Calendar 2/14/2021 2:30:00 PM 2/14/2021 3:30:00 PM America/New_York Winter Workshop Series: Heart-Shaped Pincushion Just in time for Valentine's Day! Learn the basics of hand sewing and create something both beautiful and useful for your special someone. This common accessory is inspired by surviving examples from the 18th century. Each session lasts approximately 45 minutes. Great for adults and families with children 6 and Up and no previous sewing experience required! Reservations are required by calling 302-739-9194 or emailing TourFSHP@delaware.gov. $15 per participant. First State Heritage Park

Sunday, February 14 at 3:00 PM

Bird Seed Valentine at Bellevue State Park

Share some love with the birds above! With a bag of bird seed, and a picture in your head, design a meal that will surely get them fed. For all ages. Call to register. $4 per bag

Add to Calendar 2/14/2021 3:00:00 PM 2/14/2021 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Bird Seed Valentine Share some love with the birds above! With a bag of bird seed, and a picture in your head, design a meal that will surely get them fed. For all ages. Call to register. $4 per bag Bellevue State Park

Sunday, February 14 at 5:00 PM

Valentine's Hike at Lums Pond State Park

You and your loved ones can join our naturalist staff for a guided sunset hike along the pond. $5 per person, free for campers. Pre-registration required. Call 302-368-6989.

Add to Calendar 2/14/2021 5:00:00 PM 2/14/2021 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Valentine's Hike You and your loved ones can join our naturalist staff for a guided sunset hike along the pond. $5 per person, free for campers. Pre-registration required. Call 302-368-6989. Lums Pond State Park

Monday, February 15 at 9:00 AM

Walk It Off at Bellevue State Park

Tag along with our naturalists as we check in on the happenings of the park. Pets are welcome!

Add to Calendar 2/15/2021 9:00:00 AM 2/15/2021 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Walk It Off Tag along with our naturalists as we check in on the happenings of the park. Pets are welcome! Bellevue State Park

Tuesday, February 16 at 9:00 AM

Winter Bird Walks at Cape Henlopen State Park

Don’t let the cold weather freeze your bird watching. Join us once a month as we search the park for winter birds. All birding abilities welcome (we even have binoculars to borrow). For ages 10 and up with an adult. Limit 12. Pre-registration required by calling 302-645-6852. Free

Add to Calendar 2/16/2021 9:00:00 AM 2/16/2021 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Winter Bird Walks Don’t let the cold weather freeze your bird watching. Join us once a month as we search the park for winter birds. All birding abilities welcome (we even have binoculars to borrow). For ages 10 and up with an adult. Limit 12. Pre-registration required by calling 302-645-6852. Free Cape Henlopen State Park

Wednesday, February 17 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/17/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/17/2021 7:00:00 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, February 17 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/17/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/17/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, February 17 at 10:00 AM

Sensory Hike at Bellevue State Park

Treat your sesnes as we dabble through the sights, smells and sounds of the wild.

Add to Calendar 2/17/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/17/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Sensory Hike Treat your sesnes as we dabble through the sights, smells and sounds of the wild. Bellevue State Park

Wednesday, February 17 at 10:00 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/17/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/17/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, February 17 at 10:00 AM

Wednesday Wonders Series at White Clay Creek State Park

Join us for this 6 week series for in-depth investigations of different topics. $8 per student or $40 for the series. Must pre-register, drop off program for ages 6-12

Add to Calendar 2/17/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/17/2021 11:15:00 AM America/New_York Wednesday Wonders Series Join us for this 6 week series for in-depth investigations of different topics. $8 per student or $40 for the series. Must pre-register, drop off program for ages 6-12 White Clay Creek State Park

Wednesday, February 17 at 1:00 PM

Naturalist Led Hiking Series at White Clay Creek State Park

New to the park? Ready to find a new favorite trail? Then join the park naturalist on this series to explore trails in White Clay Creek State Park. Dress for the weather, bring bottled water and come ready for adventure! Pre-registration required

Add to Calendar 2/17/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/17/2021 2:30:00 PM America/New_York Naturalist Led Hiking Series New to the park? Ready to find a new favorite trail? Then join the park naturalist on this series to explore trails in White Clay Creek State Park. Dress for the weather, bring bottled water and come ready for adventure! Pre-registration required White Clay Creek State Park

Wednesday, February 17 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/17/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/17/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 18 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/18/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/18/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 18 at 9:59 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/18/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/18/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Thursday, February 18 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/18/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/18/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 18 at 10:00 AM

Beach Driving Clinic Webinar at Delaware Seashore State Park

Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details.

Add to Calendar 2/18/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/18/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Beach Driving Clinic Webinar Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details. Delaware Seashore State Park

Thursday, February 18 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/18/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/18/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 19 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/19/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/19/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 19 at 9:59 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/19/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/19/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Friday, February 19 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/19/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/19/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 19 at 11:00 AM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/19/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/19/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Friday, February 19 at 1:00 PM

Whale Wallow Explorers: Birds of Prey at Lums Pond State Park

This program will explore the incredible natural world through crafts, games, and science experiments. For children ages 4 - 8, this program will be held outside, weather permitting. Please dress for the weather. This program's theme will be Landscape Engineers. $5 per child. Pre-registration required. Call 302-368-6989.

Add to Calendar 2/19/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/19/2021 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Whale Wallow Explorers: Birds of Prey This program will explore the incredible natural world through crafts, games, and science experiments. For children ages 4 - 8, this program will be held outside, weather permitting. Please dress for the weather. This program's theme will be Landscape Engineers. $5 per child. Pre-registration required. Call 302-368-6989. Lums Pond State Park

Friday, February 19 at 2:00 PM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/19/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/19/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Friday, February 19 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/19/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/19/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 20 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/20/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 20 at 8:30 AM

Birding Hike at Killens Pond State Park

Join a naturaliston a hike on the Pondside Trail to look for winter birds. Please bring you own binoculars. Hike will start on the nature center deck. Pre-registration required by Friday at 4 p.m. Call 302-284-4299 to register. Free!

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 8:30:00 AM 2/20/2021 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Birding Hike Join a naturaliston a hike on the Pondside Trail to look for winter birds. Please bring you own binoculars. Hike will start on the nature center deck. Pre-registration required by Friday at 4 p.m. Call 302-284-4299 to register. Free! Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, February 20 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/20/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 20 at 10:00 AM

Seals at the Beach at Cape Henlopen State Park

Stranded or just hanging out? Find out which species you may see and what these marine mammals and other wildlife are doing at beach in the winter. Dress to go outside. For ages 7 and up with an adult. $2 per person

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/20/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Seals at the Beach Stranded or just hanging out? Find out which species you may see and what these marine mammals and other wildlife are doing at beach in the winter. Dress to go outside. For ages 7 and up with an adult. $2 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, February 20 at 10:00 AM

Tales of Slavery & Freedom at First State Heritage Park

The State of Delaware has benefitted from its diversity dating back to its earliest days. Although that legacy can be complicated, we celebrate stories of Freedom Seekers in their pursuit of the “North Star” and the dream of equality. Understanding their experiences is a critical part of our national pursuit of the founders' "more perfect Union." Free.

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/20/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Tales of Slavery & Freedom The State of Delaware has benefitted from its diversity dating back to its earliest days. Although that legacy can be complicated, we celebrate stories of Freedom Seekers in their pursuit of the “North Star” and the dream of equality. Understanding their experiences is a critical part of our national pursuit of the founders' "more perfect Union." Free. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, February 20 at 10:00 AM

Wag the Trail Hike at White Clay Creek State Park

We know we have lots of furry friends that visit our park, join with your pup can enjoy an hour-long group walk through the park. Dogs must be leashed and under control by an adult hiker for the entire program. Limit 2 dogs per person. Please bring waste bags. Pre-registration required; meeting location provided upon registration. Free

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/20/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Wag the Trail Hike We know we have lots of furry friends that visit our park, join with your pup can enjoy an hour-long group walk through the park. Dogs must be leashed and under control by an adult hiker for the entire program. Limit 2 dogs per person. Please bring waste bags. Pre-registration required; meeting location provided upon registration. Free White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, February 20 at 10:00 AM

Winter Hike at Wilmington State Parks

Snow or Mud? Either way, we will explore the winter landscape of Brandywine Park. This hike will be on paved paths with some hills/stairs. Pre-registration is required by noon, February 18. FREE. Limit 15 people

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/20/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Winter Hike Snow or Mud? Either way, we will explore the winter landscape of Brandywine Park. This hike will be on paved paths with some hills/stairs. Pre-registration is required by noon, February 18. FREE. Limit 15 people Wilmington State Parks

Saturday, February 20 at 10:00 AM

Winter Hike at Wilmington State Parks

Snow or Mud? Either way, we will explore the winter landscape of Brandywine Park. This hike will be on paved paths with some hills/stairs. Pre-registration is required by noon, February 18. FREE. Limit 15 people

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/20/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Winter Hike Snow or Mud? Either way, we will explore the winter landscape of Brandywine Park. This hike will be on paved paths with some hills/stairs. Pre-registration is required by noon, February 18. FREE. Limit 15 people Wilmington State Parks

Saturday, February 20 at 11:00 AM

Why Rocks Rock! at Brandywine Creek State Park

Find out why rocks, rock! Be a mini geologist for the day. Collect, sort, and do some basic identification of rocks in the park. This program is great for kids! Pre-registration required, space is limited. FREE

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Why Rocks Rock! Find out why rocks, rock! Be a mini geologist for the day. Collect, sort, and do some basic identification of rocks in the park. This program is great for kids! Pre-registration required, space is limited. FREE Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, February 20 at 11:00 AM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/20/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Saturday, February 20 at 12:30 PM

Last Stand of the Big Guns Part 2: The Axis at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Our last special lecture revealed the world of Allied coastal defense. Part 2 will uncover the secrets of the Axis nations, from Nordic fortresses to Hitler’s Atlantic Wall. Seating is limited; please call (302) 644-5007 to register. FREE

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 12:30:00 PM 2/20/2021 1:30:00 PM America/New_York Last Stand of the Big Guns Part 2: The Axis Our last special lecture revealed the world of Allied coastal defense. Part 2 will uncover the secrets of the Axis nations, from Nordic fortresses to Hitler’s Atlantic Wall. Seating is limited; please call (302) 644-5007 to register. FREE Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Saturday, February 20 at 1:00 PM

Art in The Park- Sketching at Brandywine Creek State Park

There are many neat things to draw and sketch all around the park. Join local artist and naturalist Rebecca Roberts to learn about drawing in nature. Take a short hike around the park and learn some tips and tricks for drawing outside. Beginners welcome! No drawing experience necessary, supplies provided. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/20/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Art in The Park- Sketching There are many neat things to draw and sketch all around the park. Join local artist and naturalist Rebecca Roberts to learn about drawing in nature. Take a short hike around the park and learn some tips and tricks for drawing outside. Beginners welcome! No drawing experience necessary, supplies provided. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. $5 per person Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, February 20 at 1:00 PM

Winter Workshop Series: Pockets at First State Heritage Park

Have you ever noticed how small clothing pockets are? Frustrated you can't fit your cell phone? That is a problem women in the 1700s didn't have! They had one pair of pockets that came with them whenever they changed clothes. Intrigued? Sound useful? Then join us for an afternoon of crafting and learning where you can make your own pair of 18th century-inspired pockets! Registration is required by calling 302-739-9194 or emailing TourFSHP@delaware.gov. $20 per participant.

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/20/2021 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Winter Workshop Series: Pockets Have you ever noticed how small clothing pockets are? Frustrated you can't fit your cell phone? That is a problem women in the 1700s didn't have! They had one pair of pockets that came with them whenever they changed clothes. Intrigued? Sound useful? Then join us for an afternoon of crafting and learning where you can make your own pair of 18th century-inspired pockets! Registration is required by calling 302-739-9194 or emailing TourFSHP@delaware.gov. $20 per participant. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, February 20 at 2:00 PM

Hike the Indian River Inlet Bridge at Delaware Seashore State Park

Hike the Indian River Inlet Bridge with a Park Interpreter. Learn about the dynamic forces that have shaped the inlet over the last 200 years. Find out about the bridges that have spanned the inlet and how the current bridge design came to be. Call 302-227-6991 to register.

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/20/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Hike the Indian River Inlet Bridge Hike the Indian River Inlet Bridge with a Park Interpreter. Learn about the dynamic forces that have shaped the inlet over the last 200 years. Find out about the bridges that have spanned the inlet and how the current bridge design came to be. Call 302-227-6991 to register. Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, February 20 at 2:00 PM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/20/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Saturday, February 20 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/20/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/20/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Sunday, February 21 at 8:00 AM

Forgotten Sights Self-Guided Hike at Bellevue State Park

Unveil all the lost and forgotten sights throughout Bellevue State Park! Scan the QR code at the bulletin board by the track. For all ages. Set your own pace. Available every day during park hours.

Add to Calendar 2/21/2021 8:00:00 AM 2/21/2021 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Forgotten Sights Self-Guided Hike Unveil all the lost and forgotten sights throughout Bellevue State Park! Scan the QR code at the bulletin board by the track. For all ages. Set your own pace. Available every day during park hours. Bellevue State Park

Sunday, February 21 at 11:00 AM

Lums Pond Trail Days at Lums Pond State Park

Join a guided hike to shake off some of those winter blues and learn about different trails around Lums Pond. The naturalist will be able to point out helpful tips for hiking the pond and provide information on the local natural resources and the history of the pond. Weather permitting. Pre-registration required. Call 302-368-6989. Meet in Area 1 near the pavillion. 3 miles.

Add to Calendar 2/21/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/21/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Lums Pond Trail Days Join a guided hike to shake off some of those winter blues and learn about different trails around Lums Pond. The naturalist will be able to point out helpful tips for hiking the pond and provide information on the local natural resources and the history of the pond. Weather permitting. Pre-registration required. Call 302-368-6989. Meet in Area 1 near the pavillion. 3 miles. Lums Pond State Park

Monday, February 22 at 9:00 AM

Walk It Off at Bellevue State Park

Tag along with our naturalists as we check in on the happenings of the park. Pets are welcome!

Add to Calendar 2/22/2021 9:00:00 AM 2/22/2021 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Walk It Off Tag along with our naturalists as we check in on the happenings of the park. Pets are welcome! Bellevue State Park

Wednesday, February 24 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/24/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/24/2021 7:00:00 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, February 24 at 9:00 AM

Winter Waterfowl Hike at Trap Pond State Park

Walk along the water's edge to view some of our winter resident waterfowl. Bring warm clothes and your binoculars (if you have them, if not, binoculars can be provided. This program is only reservable for household/family groups. Please register at least 48 hours in advance. Cost: $2 per group

Add to Calendar 2/24/2021 9:00:00 AM 2/24/2021 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Winter Waterfowl Hike Walk along the water's edge to view some of our winter resident waterfowl. Bring warm clothes and your binoculars (if you have them, if not, binoculars can be provided. This program is only reservable for household/family groups. Please register at least 48 hours in advance. Cost: $2 per group Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, February 24 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/24/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/24/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday, February 24 at 10:00 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/24/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/24/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, February 24 at 10:00 AM

Wednesday Wonders Series at White Clay Creek State Park

Join us for this 6 week series for in-depth investigations of different topics. $8 per student or $40 for the series. Must pre-register, drop off program for ages 6-12

Add to Calendar 2/24/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/24/2021 11:15:00 AM America/New_York Wednesday Wonders Series Join us for this 6 week series for in-depth investigations of different topics. $8 per student or $40 for the series. Must pre-register, drop off program for ages 6-12 White Clay Creek State Park

Wednesday, February 24 at 1:00 PM

Naturalist Led Hiking Series at White Clay Creek State Park

New to the park? Ready to find a new favorite trail? Then join the park naturalist on this series to explore trails in White Clay Creek State Park. Dress for the weather, bring bottled water and come ready for adventure! Pre-registration required

Add to Calendar 2/24/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/24/2021 2:15:00 PM America/New_York Naturalist Led Hiking Series New to the park? Ready to find a new favorite trail? Then join the park naturalist on this series to explore trails in White Clay Creek State Park. Dress for the weather, bring bottled water and come ready for adventure! Pre-registration required White Clay Creek State Park

Wednesday, February 24 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/24/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/24/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 25 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/25/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/25/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 25 at 9:00 AM

Winter Waterfowl Hike at Trap Pond State Park

Walk along the water's edge to view some of our winter resident waterfowl. Bring warm clothes and your binoculars (if you have them, if not, binoculars can be provided. This program is only reservable for household/family groups. Please register at least 48 hours in advance. Cost: $2 per group

Add to Calendar 2/25/2021 9:00:00 AM 2/25/2021 9:59:59 AM America/New_York Winter Waterfowl Hike Walk along the water's edge to view some of our winter resident waterfowl. Bring warm clothes and your binoculars (if you have them, if not, binoculars can be provided. This program is only reservable for household/family groups. Please register at least 48 hours in advance. Cost: $2 per group Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 25 at 9:59 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/25/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/25/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Thursday, February 25 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/25/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/25/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, February 25 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/25/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/25/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 26 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/26/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/26/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 26 at 9:00 AM

Winter Waterfowl Hike at Trap Pond State Park

Walk along the water's edge to view some of our winter resident waterfowl. Bring warm clothes and your binoculars (if you have them, if not, binoculars can be provided. This program is only reservable for household/family groups. Please register at least 48 hours in advance. Cost: $2 per group

Add to Calendar 2/26/2021 9:00:00 AM 2/26/2021 9:59:59 AM America/New_York Winter Waterfowl Hike Walk along the water's edge to view some of our winter resident waterfowl. Bring warm clothes and your binoculars (if you have them, if not, binoculars can be provided. This program is only reservable for household/family groups. Please register at least 48 hours in advance. Cost: $2 per group Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 26 at 9:59 AM

Stories of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free.

Add to Calendar 2/26/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/26/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Stories of the Green Walking Tour Enjoy a FSHP classic! One of our knowledgeable and engaging historical interpreters will be waiting for you at the John Bell House (43 The Green), ready to give you a fascinating glimpse into days gone by. Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided Stories of the Green tour lasts approximately 45 minutes. Free. First State Heritage Park

Friday, February 26 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/26/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/26/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 26 at 11:00 AM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/26/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/26/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Friday, February 26 at 2:00 PM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/26/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/26/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Friday, February 26 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/26/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/26/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Friday, February 26 at 6:30 PM

Snow Moon Hike at Cape Henlopen State Park

Hike the park as the sun sets and the full moon of February (called the Snow Moon) rises. Find out what animals come out on winter nights and how they adapt. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. For ages 7 and up with paying adult. $2 per person

Add to Calendar 2/26/2021 6:30:00 PM 2/26/2021 7:30:00 PM America/New_York Snow Moon Hike Hike the park as the sun sets and the full moon of February (called the Snow Moon) rises. Find out what animals come out on winter nights and how they adapt. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. For ages 7 and up with paying adult. $2 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, February 26 at 6:30 PM

Park After Dark: Full Moon Friday Hike at White Clay Creek State Park

Join the park naturalist for an evening hike near the full moon and enjoy the moon’s journey in the sky. Must pre-register by calling the park office 302-368-6900. Meeting location provided upon registration.

Add to Calendar 2/26/2021 6:30:00 PM 2/26/2021 7:30:00 PM America/New_York Park After Dark: Full Moon Friday Hike Join the park naturalist for an evening hike near the full moon and enjoy the moon’s journey in the sky. Must pre-register by calling the park office 302-368-6900. Meeting location provided upon registration. White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 6:30 AM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 6:30:00 AM 2/27/2021 6:59:59 AM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 9:00 AM

Winter Waterfowl Hike at Trap Pond State Park

Walk along the water's edge to view some of our winter resident waterfowl. Bring warm clothes and your binoculars (if you have them, if not, binoculars can be provided. This program is only reservable for household/family groups. Please register at least 48 hours in advance. Cost: $2 per group

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 9:00:00 AM 2/27/2021 9:59:59 AM America/New_York Winter Waterfowl Hike Walk along the water's edge to view some of our winter resident waterfowl. Bring warm clothes and your binoculars (if you have them, if not, binoculars can be provided. This program is only reservable for household/family groups. Please register at least 48 hours in advance. Cost: $2 per group Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 9:59 AM

Tales of Slavery & Freedom at First State Heritage Park

The State of Delaware has benefitted from its diversity dating back to its earliest days. Although that legacy can be complicated, we celebrate stories of Freedom Seekers in their pursuit of the “North Star” and the dream of equality. Understanding their experiences is a critical part of our national pursuit of the founders' "more perfect Union." Free.

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/27/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Tales of Slavery & Freedom The State of Delaware has benefitted from its diversity dating back to its earliest days. Although that legacy can be complicated, we celebrate stories of Freedom Seekers in their pursuit of the “North Star” and the dream of equality. Understanding their experiences is a critical part of our national pursuit of the founders' "more perfect Union." Free. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, February 27 at 9:59 AM

Daily Family Programs at Trap Pond State Park

Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance.

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 9:59:59 AM 2/27/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Family Programs Wednesday through Saturday, Trap Pond offers Bethesda Cemetery Tours, Family Wagon Rides and a history program about the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corps made to Trap Pond, Delaware and the Nation, “Three Square Meals”. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., choose between these programs – or combine two or all three! These programs are available for household/family groups only and are scheduled for individual groups. Call the nature center at 302-875-5163 for more information and to reserve your time slot. Programs are free, but reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 10:00 AM

Beach Driving Clinic Webinar at Delaware Seashore State Park

Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details.

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/27/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Beach Driving Clinic Webinar Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach during this new webinar. Pre-registration required. $8 per person. Call 302-227-6991 for more details. Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 10:00 AM

Citizen Science at the Shore at Cape Henlopen State Park

Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. Dress for the weather. Ages 5 and older with a paying adult. $2 per person

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/27/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Citizen Science at the Shore Do science and help the beach? Yes, you can! Have fun collecting data to help make our beaches better. Dress for the weather. Ages 5 and older with a paying adult. $2 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 10:00 AM

Battery Hike at Fort DuPont State Park

Fort DuPont was originally a coastal defense site, and as such was well equipped with long range firepower. In this tour, we will take a look at the concrete gun emplacements that are left at Fort DuPont and talk about the fort's use as a coastal defense site. Although this program is free, participants should register in advance to reserve a spot and receive important information by contacting jacob.miller@delaware.gov or calling 302-834-7941.

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 10:00:00 AM 2/27/2021 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Battery Hike Fort DuPont was originally a coastal defense site, and as such was well equipped with long range firepower. In this tour, we will take a look at the concrete gun emplacements that are left at Fort DuPont and talk about the fort's use as a coastal defense site. Although this program is free, participants should register in advance to reserve a spot and receive important information by contacting jacob.miller@delaware.gov or calling 302-834-7941. Fort DuPont State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 11:00 AM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 11:00:00 AM 2/27/2021 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Saturday, February 27 at 1:00 PM

Hidden Pond Hike- Signs of Spring at Brandywine Creek State Park

Listen for the chirps of frogs and insects as we adventure on a hike to the hidden pond. Learn about what makes it hidden and what exciting thing lives there. Explore the park as we search for signs of the coming spring. Pre-registration required, space is limited. FREE

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 1:00:00 PM 2/27/2021 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Hidden Pond Hike- Signs of Spring Listen for the chirps of frogs and insects as we adventure on a hike to the hidden pond. Learn about what makes it hidden and what exciting thing lives there. Explore the park as we search for signs of the coming spring. Pre-registration required, space is limited. FREE Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 2:00 PM

Hidden History of Delaware Seashore at Delaware Seashore State Park

If only the dunes could talk, they’d have some fascinating stories to tell! Luckily, our park’s historian has uncovered some not-so-well-known stories about how the park has changed over the last century. Drive your own car and caravan with other park visitors to see some iconic sights in the park, as well as some lesser-known areas, and discover the hidden history of Delaware Seashore State Park. Call 302-227-6991 to register.

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/27/2021 3:30:00 PM America/New_York Hidden History of Delaware Seashore If only the dunes could talk, they’d have some fascinating stories to tell! Luckily, our park’s historian has uncovered some not-so-well-known stories about how the park has changed over the last century. Drive your own car and caravan with other park visitors to see some iconic sights in the park, as well as some lesser-known areas, and discover the hidden history of Delaware Seashore State Park. Call 302-227-6991 to register. Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 2:00 PM

Discover Battery 519 at Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/27/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Discover Battery 519 Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to discover what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 15. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5.00 per person Fort Miles Museum and Historic Area

Saturday, February 27 at 2:00 PM

Port Penn Town Tour at Port Penn Interpretive Center

Join us for a walk through historic Port Penn! Learn about the buildings and their historical significance, and how they helped shape the community. A kids’ scavenger hunt makes it fun for the whole family! This program is free, but for important information about the program and to reserve a spot, participants should register in advance by contacting jacob.miller@delaware.gov or calling 302-834-7941.

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/27/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Port Penn Town Tour Join us for a walk through historic Port Penn! Learn about the buildings and their historical significance, and how they helped shape the community. A kids’ scavenger hunt makes it fun for the whole family! This program is free, but for important information about the program and to reserve a spot, participants should register in advance by contacting jacob.miller@delaware.gov or calling 302-834-7941. Port Penn Interpretive Center

Saturday, February 27 at 4:44 PM

Tundra Swans in Flight at Trap Pond State Park

Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park.

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 4:44:59 PM 2/27/2021 5:15:00 PM America/New_York Tundra Swans in Flight Every winter, hundreds of Tundra Swans arrive at Trap Pondto rest from their summer breeding season in the Arctic. The swans overnight onthe pond in January and February, leaving during the day to feed in the localfields. Park visitors have a great opportunity to witness the flight of thesebirds in the early mornings and evenings. If your family or household group would like to witness the Tundra Swans leaving or returning to the pond the best time is 20 minutes before sunrise, or 20 minutes after sunset. These time frames fall outside of our normal park hours. Please call the nature center at 302-875-5163 to make an early morning or late evening appointment for access to the park. Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 6:00 PM

Winter Sky Gazing at Brandywine Creek State Park

The cold clear night sky of winter is excellent for finding stars! Join the naturalists to learn a little about the science of the sky, and the constellations we can find in winter. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Space is limited. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 6:00:00 PM 2/27/2021 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Winter Sky Gazing The cold clear night sky of winter is excellent for finding stars! Join the naturalists to learn a little about the science of the sky, and the constellations we can find in winter. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Space is limited. $5 per person Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, February 27 at 7:00 PM

Full Moon Hike at Bellevue State Park

Stroll through the park with loved ones as the light from the full moon guides our way. $4 per person. Pets are welcome.

Add to Calendar 2/27/2021 7:00:00 PM 2/27/2021 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Full Moon Hike Stroll through the park with loved ones as the light from the full moon guides our way. $4 per person. Pets are welcome. Bellevue State Park

Sunday, February 28 at 2:00 PM

Leave it to Beavers - Woodland Workers at Killens Pond State Park

Have you ever seen a tree chewed on by beavers that made you want to learn more about beavers? Join a naturalist on a short talk and hike all about beavers! Program will start on the nature center deck. Registration required by 4 p.m. Friday. Call 302-284-4299 for more information or to register! Free

Add to Calendar 2/28/2021 2:00:00 PM 2/28/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Leave it to Beavers - Woodland Workers Have you ever seen a tree chewed on by beavers that made you want to learn more about beavers? Join a naturalist on a short talk and hike all about beavers! Program will start on the nature center deck. Registration required by 4 p.m. Friday. Call 302-284-4299 for more information or to register! Free Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, March 13 at 11:00 AM

Winter Workshop Series: Apron at First State Heritage Park

In the 18th century, no woman would venture out of the bedchamber without her trusty apron securely tied on. Not only were these garments elegant in their simplicity, they were downright practical! And that has not changed in 250 years. Join one of FSHP's talented sewists for this maker's workshop by reserving today at 302-739-9194 or emailing TourFSHP@delaware.gov. Basic sewing skills recommended. $25 per participant, all materials included.

Add to Calendar 3/13/2021 11:00:00 AM 3/13/2021 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Winter Workshop Series: Apron In the 18th century, no woman would venture out of the bedchamber without her trusty apron securely tied on. Not only were these garments elegant in their simplicity, they were downright practical! And that has not changed in 250 years. Join one of FSHP's talented sewists for this maker's workshop by reserving today at 302-739-9194 or emailing TourFSHP@delaware.gov. Basic sewing skills recommended. $25 per participant, all materials included. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, March 27 at 9:00 AM

Basket Class at Alapocas Run State Park

Learn traditional weaving techniques with master basket weaver Joan Betzold. This dear flag basket is fun to make and expands weaving skills but is able to be done by beginners.  Students will be able to choose between different style star wire handles.  Students will be provided with all elements including painted stars. Pre registration by noon, February 3 required. $40 per person.

Add to Calendar 3/27/2021 9:00:00 AM 3/27/2021 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Basket Class Learn traditional weaving techniques with master basket weaver Joan Betzold. This dear flag basket is fun to make and expands weaving skills but is able to be done by beginners.  Students will be able to choose between different style star wire handles.  Students will be provided with all elements including painted stars. Pre registration by noon, February 3 required. $40 per person. Alapocas Run State Park