PA/NJ Chapter Calendar

November 6, 2021
  • Fall Member Webinar

    Starts: November 6, 2021 - 10:00 am
    Ends: November 6, 2021 - 11:30 am

    Location: Zoom


    Sara Fitzsimmons, Director of Restoration, and Stephen Hoy, Orchard Manager at Penn State will make short presentations with plenty of opportunities for new and experienced growers to connect, ask questions, and share experiences.

    Date and Time: Saturday, November 6th  |  10:00 AM—11:30 AM

    Venue: Zoom Meeting

    Register today and we’ll send you timely reminders with the link to join the meeting. For more informaiton contact Jean Najjar ( | 814-863-7192

January 8, 2022
  • PA Farm Show __ Outreach

    Starts: January 8, 2022 - 9:00 am
    Ends: January 15, 2022 - 9:00 pm

    Location: 2300 S Cameron St, Harrisburg, PA 17104, USA


    The PA/NJ Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation is hopefully optimistic that we will be back in person at the 2022 PA Farm Show (January 8th to 15th). Please consider volunteering for one or more 4-hour shifts and help share the story of the American chestnut with the public. Sign up with friends or family and make a day of it.

    Learn more about the PA Farm Show!

    We participated virtually at the 2021 Show. Check out our PA Farm Show Webinar Series here.

    Sign up to volunteer here!

March 25, 2023
  • 5th Biennial Forest Landowners Conference

    Starts: March 25, 2023 - 12:00 am
    Ends: March 26, 2023 - 11:59 pm

    Location: The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center, 215 Innovation Blvd, State College, PA 16803, USA


    The Center for Private Forests at Penn State is excited to announce that the 5th Biennial Forest Landowners Conference is set for March 25-26, 2023.

    As in past years, the highlights of the conference will include opportunities for woodland owners, natural resources professionals, and others to interact, learn from one another, and add new ideas and resources to their forest stewardship “toolbox.” With a broad range of presentation topics, the conference aims to meet the needs and interests of woodland owners of varying experiences and interests. And there will be tours and workshops, exhibits, keynote speakers, and plenty of good food, so mark your calendars for March 25-26, 2023 – we look forward to seeing you there!