Berks County Parks & Recreation continues to present programs promoting nature and outdoor activity through the month of April 2023.
Saturday, April 8, enjoy a Spring Stroll Wellness Walk beginning at 9 a.m. at Angora Fruit Farm.
Tuesday, April 18, have fun with Read with a Ranger: Earth Day starting at 10 a.m. at Bingaman House. Join Park Ranger Doug Grove on an adventure! Kids ages 3-5 are invited to enjoy a themed story, go for a walk on the trail and complete a craft to become an honorary Junior Ranger. This event is FREE, but registration is required.
Thursday, April 20, Celebrate Earth Day: Pollinator Water Station beginning at 5:30 p.m. at Berks Leisure Area. Create your own simple bee watering station and learn why providing a good place to stop and take a drink can be beneficial to lots of wildlife! Cost is $5 per project and registration is required.
Thursday, April 20, Colonial Homeschool Day from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Beidler House. Join the Berks County Parks Department and the Field and Forest Homeschool Group at the historic 18th century Beidler House for outdoor craft demonstrations and house tours. This event is FREE.
Saturday, April 29, enjoy Berks Family Fun Day from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Berks County Heritage Center. Berks County Parks and Western Berks YMCA are hosting a Family Fun Day at the Heritage Center filled with vendors, food trucks, a mac & cheese cookoff and pig roast, kids color run and more.
Saturday, April 29, visit Opening Day at the Berks County Heritage Center from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Visit the Berks County Heritage Center during the 2023 season. The park’s museums will be open Thursdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Sundays, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. This event is FREE.