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The York County Department of Parks & Recreation offers a wide variety of educational opportunities. Most start at the 14,000 square foot Nature Center located within Nixon Park. Nestled on 187 acres, this park provides ample opportunities for teaching many of the earth sciences.

We invite you to explore our listing of educational opportunities for schools, scouts, and summer day camps for kids and more via the menu at left.


Small Wonders Feb 2011 Dissecting Owl PelletsSchool Field Trip Learning about White Pine

  Small Wonders class for 3-4 year olds                             School Field Trip 5 Senses Hike