A Nature Hunt on your own. Stop in the Center, obtain a list of clues to search for and find. Find them all and win a prize.
Introduce your little ones to nature’s wonders while enjoying stories, crafts, games, songs, and outdoor activities. Dress for the weather, arrive and sign-in at start time. This program is for families. Groups must call the office to schedule a trip. Donations needed.
Enjoy an evening under the stars at Marshy Point. Bring your own tent and camping gear. We’ll provide the campfire with s’mores and a night hike. A parent must attend. Limited space. $5 per person, $3 per person for members. Registration required.
Insects still have a voice this time of year. Join a naturalist to catch some and learn about their life habits.
To view the full schedule and registration information for September through November 2014, check out our Fall 2014 Event Calendar. Advance registration is required for all programs.CONTINUE READING →
The 4th Annual Turtle Trek 5K Run/1 Mile Walk (in memory of Katie and Wil Brady) will be held at 9 am on Saturday, November 8th, at Marshy Point. Early Bird Registration now open! $25 until Sept. 30th, $30 by Nov. 7th, $35 on race day. (Register by Oct. 26th to be guaranteed a t-shirt.) […]CONTINUE READING →
For those of us that live close to the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries, there are few birds more recognizable than the osprey. Also known as fish hawks or sea hawks—and recognized scientifically as Pandion haliaetus—these large birds of prey are well-adapted to their piscivorous (fish-eating) lifestyle. Ospreys were one of the first birds I […]CONTINUE READING →