2nd Annual Kayak/Cardboard Boat Racing Event
The 2nd Annual Kayak and Cardboard Boat Race will be held Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at Sweet Arrow Lake County Park. Registration will be 8:00-8:30 a.m. at the Fish and Boat Access off of Sweet Arrow Lake Road. Race events and boating safety and other demonstrations will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. Races will include sprints, slaloms, endurance and cardboard boat events. New this year will be head to head races. This event is free and open to the public and is sponsored by the Schuylkill County Sportsmen’s Advisory Board. Special thanks to the Schuylkill Haven Dive, Rescue, and Recovery Team. For more information, contact Craig Morgan at 570-617-8223.
Annual 4th of July Concert in the Park
Enjoy the patriotic sounds of the Pine Grove Community Band at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at beautiful Sweet Arrow Lake County Park. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the concert. Come early and take a walk on the boardwalk and trails. Enjoy a view of the waterfall, do some fishing or boating or spend some time simply relaxing in the park. The concert is free to the public.
Sneak a Peek at the Creek
Join “Porcupine Pat” McKinney in a water adventure in search of mayflies, crayfish, water pennies and more on Saturday, July 7, 2018, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Sweet Arrow Lake County Park. This study of the Upper Little Swatara Creek is a good way to cool off and also better appreciate the aquatic critters in a creek. Meet in the Waterfall Road parking lot. Recommended for ages 6+. All equipment is provided.