Jennings Center getting people into ‘Stream’



SLIPPERY ROCK — Entire families can come “Stream Stompin’” at 10 a.m. July 5 in Big Run Creek at Jennings Environmental Education Center, near Slippery Rock.

Info: 724-794-6011.

Pymatuning Park plans ‘Backyard Campout’



JAMESTOWN — “Great Backyard Campout” is planned for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 28 in Pymatuning State Park, Jamestown.

There will be displays of campers, outdoor cooking and boats. Those attending should park at the main entrance to the campground. Pets are not permitted.

Info: 724-932-3142.

Colonial fest set for Saturday



VOLANT -- A Colonial Festival at James Creek Galleries, 425 Main St. in Volant, featuring nationally known artists and craftsmen, is set for 9 a.m. to dusk Saturday. The fest, in conjunction with the Volant Village Independence Day celebration, will include Windsor chair making, rug hooking, Shaker box making, colonial cooking, pottery making, Williamsburg fruit designing, children’s games, garden activities and more. Fireworks are planned. Info: 724-533-2313; www.jamescreekgalleries.com

Hoyt Arts Center plans workshops



NEW CASTLE — These events are set in Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, 124 E Leasure Ave, New Castle:

• Pastel Workshop — 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Participants should bring an 11-by-14 sketch pad, or larger; a set of pastels and a lunch.

• Watercolor Workshop — 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Participants should bring an easel, painting materials, a chair and lunch. There is a cost.

There are costs. Registration or info: 724-652-2882; or on-line, www.hoytartcenter.org