Oct 27
Elk Country Escape Room

October 27th Elk Country Escape Room 12:00-4:00pm

Can you help us? Our Elk biologist Molly Werner has gone missing! Join us for the escape room; test your problem solving and teamwork skills to see if you can escape in time! Escape room is ideal for 10yrs or older and groups of 2 or more are best! Sign-ups will be held at the front desk and the escape room will run every 30 minutes!



Oct 28
Halloween Activity Day

October 28th Halloween Activity Day 4:00-7:00pm

Come have some Halloween fun! This activity day will have a haunted trail, crafts and activities in the ECCO Building and a Kids Costume parade at 5:30 followed by s’mores in the ECCO building.



Nov 03
All about the Elk Hunt

November 3rd @2:00 All about the Elk Hunt

The elk hunt is an important method of managing for a healthy Elk population. Join our Conservation Education Staff as they explain how the hunt works and why it is so important!



Nov 04
Elk Explanations

November 4th @2:00 Elk Explanations

Are you curious about Elk? Have a list of questions you’ve been pondering? Join our “Elksperts” and have all the answers revealed!

Nov 05
Elk Basics

November 5th @10:00 Elk Basics

Join us for this informational program as were explore elk ecology. Stop in to learn more about these large intriguing creatures!



Nov 05
Elk Management in PA

November 5th @2:00 Elk Management

Join us as we discuss all the work that goes into managing the elk herd so it can thrive. The effort is continual and varied; join us to better understand the complexities of wildlife management.



Nov 06
All About the Elk Hunt

November 6th @ 10:00 All about the Elk Hunt

The elk hunt is an important method of managing for a healthy Elk population. Join our Conservation Education Staff as they explain how the hunt works and why it is so important!

 



Nov 06
Elk Basics

November 6th @ 2:00 Elk Basics

Join us for this informational program as were explore elk ecology. Stop in to learn more about these large intriguing creatures!

Nov 10
Exploring Archery

November 10th @12:00-2:00 Exploring Archery

Recently donated to the Keystone Elk Country Alliance by the Pennsylvania Game Commission is equipment to instruct National Archery in the Schools Program also known as NASP. Join is at 12pm for an initial archery safety instruction to be followed by live shooting. All Equipment will be provided. Live shooting will be weather permitting. Ideal ages for this program are 10yrs and older.



Nov 11
Elk Country Escape room

November 11th@ 12-4pm Elk Country Escape Room

Escape rooms are all the rage these days and our staff has designed their own! Think you have what it takes to escape. In this free escape room our elk biologist Molly Werner has gone missing and we need you to help search her office for clues to her whereabouts. The program will run every half hour from 12-4pm and is free of charge. You can pre-register by emailing KECAConEdSp@windstream.net or by calling 814-787-5173.



Nov 17
Turkey

November 17th@ 2:00 Turkey

Wild Turkey is a fascinating creature with many unique features and adaptations. This program is perfect for putting you in the Thanksgiving frame of mind! Join us as we discuss what sights and sounds we may encounter when turkeys are around

Nov 18
Elk Management in PA

November 18th@ 2:00 Elk Management in PA

Join us as we discuss all the work that goes into managing the elk herd so it can thrive. The effort is continual and varied; join us to better understand the complexities of wildlife management.



Nov 24
Elk Moose Caribou and Deer

November 24th@ 2:00 Elk, Moose, Caribou and Deer

Learn about the North American Deer family. These cousins each have unique ways of survival; yet share similar traits with their family members.



Nov 25
Christmas Craft Day

November 25th @12:00-4:00 Christmas Craft Day

Come exercise your craft skills in preparation for Christmas! We will be making different ornaments and crafts for your tree! Fabulous festive fun!



Jan 26
Elk Creek
Join the Elk Creek Chapter for their annual fundraising banquet.

Feb 02
Pittsburgh Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join the Pittsburg Chapter for their annual fundraising banquet.

Feb 16
Laurel Highlands Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join the Laurel Highlands Chapter for their annual fundraising event.

Feb 16
Westmoreland County Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join the new Westmoreland County Chapter for their first fundraising banquet.

Feb 23
Brokenstraw Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join the Brokenstraw Chapter for their annual fundraising event.

Mar 02
Central Pennsylvania Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join the Central Pa Chapter for their annual fundraising banquet.

Mar 09
Evergreen Chapter Fundraising Event
Join the Evergreen Chapter for their annual fundraising banquet.

Mar 09
Pine Creek Chapter Fundraising Bnaquet
Join the Pine Creek Chapter for their annual fundraising banquet.

Mar 16
Elk Country Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join the Elk Country Chapter at the Royal Inn, Ridgway, PA for their annual fundraising banquet.

Mar 23
Ah'Tic Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join The Ah'Tic Chapter for their annual fundraising banquet.

Mar 30
Lenape Wapiti Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join the Lenape Wapiti chapter for their annual fundraising banquet.

Apr 06
Chilli Creek Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join the Chilli Creek Chapter for their annual fundraising banquet.

Apr 06
Wapiti West Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join the Wapiti West Chapter for their annual fundraising banquet

Apr 20
Appalachian Chapter Fundraising Banquet
Join the Appalachian Chapter for their annual fundraising banquet

May 04
Clinton County Fundraising Banquet
Join the Clinton County Chapter for their annual fundraising banquet.

Upcoming Events






VISITOR CENTER SEASONAL HOURS
June - August:
7 days a week 8am – 8pm
September – October:

7 Days a Week | 8am – 8pm
November – December:
Thursday – Monday | 9am – 5pm Closed Tuesday and Wednesday.
January – March:

Saturday & Sunday Only | 9am – 5pm **Closed Easter Sunday
April – May:
Thursday – Monday | 9am – 5pm
(closed Tues & Wed)
**Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, 1st Day of Buck, Christmas, New Years**