This large fish was once a hazard and a delicacy. Find out why on this trip. Age 8 to adult. $7 pp, $5 for members. Registration required.
Many flowers have strange names. Find out why on this hike. Free!
Paddle to Gunpowder State Park to net for the residents of Dundee Creek and learn which animals spend the summer here. Age 8 to adult. $7 per person, $5 for members. Registration required.
Introduce your little ones to nature’s wonders while enjoying stories, crafts, games, songs, and outdoor activities together. Dress for the weather. Please arrive and sign-in before start time. This program is for families. Groups must call the office to schedule a trip. (Pre-K Nature Drop-ins meet once a month in Summer.)
Please join us for an evening of merriment with the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC), to be held at Marshy Point Nature Center. Attendees can stroll the Nature Center while enjoying lite dinner fare, local beer and non-alcoholic drinks, and Prigel’s Creamery dessert. There will be live music by local band Unity Reggae, as well as […]
Want to become a Marshy Point Member, or renew/update your membership, for the Sept. 1, 2015, to August 31, 2016, year? Enjoy a variety of member benefits while supporting educational programs at Marshy Point. Membership levels start at $12/year. Check it out!CONTINUE READING →
Please join us for an evening of merriment with the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy on Saturday, September 12th, at Marshy Point Nature Center. The gathering will include lite dinner fare, live music, a silent auction, and recognition of ‘heroes’ from Marshy Point and the GVC. To learn more and/or to buy tickets for the event, see the […]CONTINUE READING →
Save the Date! The 5th Annual Turtle Trek 5K trail run and 1K Fun Walk will be held on Saturday, November 14th, at Marshy Point. The event is sponsored by the MPNCC and the Katie and Wil Brady Memorial Foundation. More details coming soon!CONTINUE READING →
Among all life on earth, amphibians are unique in representing a bridge between aquatic and terrestrial organisms. The word amphibian itself is from the ancient Greek for “two lives.” The current thinking in biology is that amphibians were among the first animals to leave the water and live on land. However, all amphibians are tied […]CONTINUE READING →