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  • By becoming an adoptive parent to one of the animals living at the Nature Center, you can purchase the perfect gift for yourself or someone else while helping Marshy Point maintain and improve its Center and animal habitats. Adoptions range from $25-$40 and run for the calendar year (January to December 2017). For more information […]

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  • Join fellow Pokemon Go players from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm this Friday, November 4, at Marshy Point! Have fun while also supporting the Marshy Point Nature Center Council. This is the last one for the year! We have 7 Pokestops that make a 5-minute oval through the Marshy Point parking lot. We brought hundreds […]

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  • Join us for a 5k Run/1 Mile Walk on Saturday, November 12th, to benefit the Marshy Point Nature Center Council! The course this year for our “Turtle Pace” participants (1 mile nature walk) will again take place on Katie and Wil’s Trail. The challenging Trail Run (5k) will continue with the off-road route. This will […]

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  • Marshy Point’s Fall event calendar (covering September to November 2016) is now online. Events include: Pre-K Nature Drop-Ins, Sunday Birdwalks, Basic Paddling Course, Family Camp Out, Trick or Treat at Marshy Point, Apple Heads and Corn Husk Dolls, Native Americans of the Chesapeake, and Talking Turkey. There’s also the 1st Annual Walk in the Park […]

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  • Join fellow Pokemon Go players from 8:30 pm to midnight on Friday, September 2nd, at Marshy Point! Have fun while also supporting the Marshy Point Nature Center Council. We have 7 Pokestops that make a 5-minute oval through the Marshy Point parking lot. We will light them with lures all night long. More trainers showing […]

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  •  Maura graduated from Maryvale Preparatory School with high honors. She will be attending the State University of New York (SUNY) Maritime College, majoring in Marine and Environmental Science.  She hopes to help make and enforce environmental policy. She was also the recipient of many awards in school, as well as awards from other outside groups […]

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  • Marshy Point’s Summer event calendar (covering June to August 2016) is now online. Events include: Pre-K Nature Drop-Ins (once a month during the Summer), Father’s Day Weekend Canoe Trip, Basic Paddling Course, Frog Round-up, Chesapeake Bay Pirates, Make Your Own Watercolors, and a Crabby Canoe Trip! The Summer 2016 edition of our newsletter, Cattails, is […]

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  • The Marshy Point Nature Center Council is pleased to announce two or three scholarships for Baltimore County high school (college-bound) seniors and undergraduate college students who are pursuing an education in environmental sciences or nature education. Each scholarship will be worth up to $500. Applicants should show evidence of their commitment to the health of […]

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  • Get a “bird’s eye view” of an osprey pair and their nest atop a platform on the Dundee Creek near Marshy Point! Marshy Point’s new solar-powered “osprey cam” offers a 24-7 view of the osprey platform. Shortly after the camera was installed, an osprey pair built a nest on the site. Take a look and […]

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  • Celebrate Spring and nature at our Spring Festival on Saturday, April 16th, from 10 am to 4 pm! Enjoy live music, food, kids’ games and crafts, guided hikes and canoe rides, and more. Rain or shine. Entrance and parking are free.

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