Jennings Environmental Education Center

Jennings Environmental Education Center is one of several state parks specifically dedicated to provide environmental education and interpretation to the community. A variety of programs are available for children, teachers, and the general public that increase knowledge and awareness of the beauty and importance of our natural resources. By taking some time to explore Jennings through its trail network or community programs, visitors can enjoy the outdoors while learning the skills needed to be good stewards of Pennsylvania’s outstanding natural resources. Jennings provides a unique combination of prairie and forest, which offers a wide array of resource and education opportunities. One of the park’s main features, the 20-acre prairie ecosystem, is home to distinctive prairie plants and the endangered Massasauga rattlesnake. The most noteworthy and spectacular prairie flower is the blazing star. Jennings was the first reserve established in Pennsylvania to protect an individual plant species and remains the only public and protected prairie in the Commonwealth.

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Upcoming Events:
Celebrate the Bloom
Jul 28 2018 - 9:00am to 5:30pm
Events around here:
Well-Strung: The Singing String Quartet
Sep 15 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
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Slippery Rock Villagefest
Sep 22 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
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Mega Used Book Sale
Oct 26 2018 - 11:00am to 7:00pm
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Mega Used Book Sale
Oct 27 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
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Tukuo: The Unique Komedy Ukulele Orchestra
Nov 2 2018 - 7:30pm to 11:00pm
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