Events Calendar

Program Information

√ For all programs, children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

 Meet at the Wheaton House, unless otherwise indicated.

FSSP Members can attend some for free or receive a discount.

 √ Programs may be cancelled because of bad weather, low registration, or other unforeseen circumstance.

 √ For last minute updates, call the park at 570-967-7275.

 √ Printable Program Brochure—featuring February through July 2024 programs

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Archery for Beginners

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Archery is one of the fastest growing sports today.  This is our second archery program of the 2024 season. Once a month from May through September (also 6/8, 7/27, 8/10,…

A bat hanging on a window frame

What Good Are Bats?

June 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Bats, the only mammals capable of true flight, are right at home in the nighttime skies.  You are invited to find out how vital bats are for the environment and…

Aug 1 - Tree ID First Day Hike (20)

June Trail Hike

June 9 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Enjoy a refreshing walk along one of the park’s many beautiful trails.  We’ll meet at the Wheaton House and then choose which trail to explore.   All hiking levels welcome.  Fee:…

A car cruise-in sign

Father’s Day Celebration

June 15 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm

Come join us for a Car Cruise-in, Cornhole Tournament (must pre-register: Scoreholio app, $15 fee) and Food Trucks!  It’s the Ship and Pinkies food trucks will be in the Wheaton…

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Hike for Hope

June 15 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join Us for the Hike for Hope and Help Prevent Suicide in Susquehanna County Salt Springs State Park 2305 Salt Springs Rd. Montrose, PA 18801 1 pm – 3 pm…

A Happy 4th on barn wood

Independence Party

June 29 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Celebrate July 4th at the park!  There will be something for everyone with a Quilt Show, Pie Auction, White Elephant Sale and Native Plant Sale.  Blue Velvet Swing Band will…

A swarm of bats at dusk

Bat Count

July 13 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Did you know that Salt Springs Park is home to a colony of bats? We want to learn more about this population, so we’re taking part in the PA Game…

A rosy maple moth

Moths

July 13 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

When the sun goes down, the moths come out. Moths are among the most diverse organisms on earth, and we want to see what is flying around the night skies…

A cecropia moth

Moth Party

July 26 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

How many different types of moths will we find?

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Archery For Beginners

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Archery is one of the fastest growing sports today.  This is our third archery program of the 2024 season. Once a month from May through September (also 6/8, 7/27, 8/10,…