Face coverings are required for ALL visitors (2 years old and older). The nature center is open daily from 9 am to 5 pm, except for the following holidays: Mon. September 6 (Labor Day) Mon. October 11 (Indigenous Peoples’ Day) Thurs. November 11 (Veterans’ Day) Thurs. November 25 (Thanksgiving) On these dates, the nature center […]
Saturday, September 25, 2021 10 am to 4 pm At Marshy Point Enjoy live music, animal talks, hay rides, apple cider pressing, food, and more! Canoe and boat trips available, too (weather and tide permitting). Event is rain or shine! Free parking and admission. Hope to see you there!
Introduce your little ones to nature’s wonders while enjoying stories, crafts, games, songs, and outdoor activities together. Pre-K Nature meets once a month in the Summer, on Mondays from 11 am to 12 noon. $5 per child. This is NOT a drop-in program at this time. Advanced registration is required, with a maximum of 25 […]
Join a naturalist for a story and a short hike. Recommended for ages 5 and under. $2 per child. This program is held on Wednesdays from 11-11:45 am. There is no Nature Storytime program on November 24th.
The Fall program and event calendar is now available online. Check it out! We hope you will join us for some fun and educational programs this Fall! The Fall issue of our newsletter, Cattails, is also available.CONTINUE READING →
Marshy Point’s Summer event calendar (covering June to August 2021) is now online. We hope you’ll join us for some Marshy Point programs this Summer! The Summer edition of our newsletter, Cattails, is also available. And save the date! Marshy Point’s Fall Festival will return this year—on Saturday, September 25th! Enjoy live music, animal talks, […]CONTINUE READING →
The cold months bring a variety of waterfowl to Dundee Creek and the surrounding Upper Chesapeake Bay, but one of the most recognizable is the hooded merganser. Surprisingly though, hooded mergansers are year-round residents in our area. Only during the Winter do they leave their more secluded and solitary fresh-water Summer homes to form flocks […]CONTINUE READING →