The public is welcome to the 3rd Annual Varden Conservation Day, Saturday, September 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.?Varden Conservation Area is located in Wayne County near Lake Ariel and South Canaan.?The day will include activities for the entire family such as a live birds of prey program, a children’s fishing derby, scavenger hunts, homemade ice cream, fiddle music, a history of the Varden area and much more.?The day will also feature guided hikes led by experienced naturalists. These interpretive hikes will focus on identification of trees and wild edible plants, among other things.?Activities will run throughout the event. Homemade ice cream is planned.?The schedule for the day will be announced soon. Please visit & choose Varden Conservation Area.?This event is sponsored by the Friends of Varden Conservation Area.?Varden Conservation Area is maintained by Promised Land State Park.?If you have questions or need directions, please email- or call (570)676-0567