Park programs

Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, Gallitzin, 886-6150

Evening on the Summit: New Visitor Center Preview, 8 p.m. Saturday, auditorium, free presentation by Park Ranger Doug Bosley about the new exhibits and the renovation project.

Fort Roberdeau Historic Site and Natural Area, 383 Fort Roberdeau Road, Altoona, 946-0048

Open for tours, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission fees: $5 adults, $4 seniors, $2 children under age 12.

Johnstown Flood National Memorial,

St. Michael, 495-4643

Path of the Flood Van Tour, 1 p.m. Saturday, meet at the visitor center. This free tour is limited to 12 people and reservations are required.

Path of the Flood Hike, Part III: Kernville and Hornerstown, 2 p.m. Sunday, meet at Central Park in downtown Johnstown. This is a 3-mile hike roundtrip. Please wear sturdy shoes and take drinking water and a snack. Reservations are required.

Prince Gallitzin State Park, Patton, 674-1005

“Whistles in the Woods,” 7:30 p.m. Friday, amphitheater. View actual file footage of virgin hemlock logging in 1926 in this trip back to the old-time logging industry of PA.

Nature Movie Night, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, amphitheater. This night’s film will feature a look at fungus among us.

Shawnee State Park, 132 State Park Road, Schellsburg, 733-4218

“Hawks and Owls,” 7 p.m. Sunday, Historic & Interpretive Center, free program.

Park programs will be published on Wednesdays. State parks and recreation areas that wish to be included should fax their programs to 946-7540 or email community@altoona

mirror.com by noon the preceding Friday.

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