Marshy Point Park will be open normal hours. The Center will also be closed for the following county holidays: Tuesday, January 1 Monday, January 21 Monday, February 18
Introduce your little ones to nature’s wonders while enjoying stories, crafts, games, songs, and outdoor activities together. This program is for families. Groups must call the office to schedule a trip. Dress for the weather. Please arrive and sign-in before start time. Our upcoming dates and themes are as follows: December 17 (Evergreens) January 7 […]
Learn to make your own hickory flat bow in this intensive course. Must attend all five (5) Wednesdays. Registration required.
The Chesapeake Adventurers Pre-K has begun its Winter session, which runs until March 1, 2019. Classes run M/W/F (with no class Dec. 24-Jan. 4, Jan. 21, and Feb. 18.) Spaces are still available! For more information, visit the pre-k page.CONTINUE READING →
Marshy Point’s Winter event calendar (covering December 2018 to February 2019) is now online. The Winter edition of our newsletter, Cattails, is also available! Check them out!CONTINUE READING →
While their strange appearance and unusual habits, Virginia opossums (Didelphis virginiana) are one of our most interesting mammals. They are the only marsupials found in North America and their range is expanding. With their hairless, prehensile (grasping) tails and exposed ears, opossums are not adapted for cold weather. As we experience warmer and warmer winters, […]CONTINUE READING →