Before toy stores people made toys for their children. Learn how apple heads are made, then create your own corn husk doll.
Trees change color for a reason. Learn why with a naturalist, then make a suncatcher to take home. $3 per person, $2 for members.
Introduce your little ones to nature’s wonders while enjoying stories, crafts, games, songs, and outdoor activities. This program is for families. Groups must call the office to schedule a trip. Donations needed.
Center closed. Park open regular hours.
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! $30 by Nov. 7th, $35 on race day. (Register by Oct. 26th to be guaranteed a t-shirt.) Money raised will go […]CONTINUE READING →
Marshy Point’s 7th Annual Fall Festival was lots of fun and one of our most successful events ever! Almost 1,600 people attended! A special ‘thanks!’ to all the volunteers who helped with everything from cider pressing, to crafts, face painting, directing cars, photography, raffles, canoeing, and so much more. Some photos are viewable on our […]CONTINUE READING →
The blue crab is Maryland’s state crustacean. Blue crabs are a traditional part of Summer for many Maryland residents, but these crustaceans are also an important part of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. These crabs belong to the swimming crab family, meaning that their specially-adapted, paddle-like last leg makes them highly mobile. Unlike many other crab […]CONTINUE READING →