HOURS OF OPERATION
Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m.
All programs require registration unless otherwise noted.
M = Member price; NM = Nonmember price
Programs listed in the calendar are for individuals and families. If you have a group, such as scouts, that would like a program, please contact the Estuary Center or complete and return our Program Request Form.
Click here for online registration or call 410-612-1688.
11/30/2014 @ 12:00 pm-4:00 pmHike the Discovery Trail with your family team to complete all the questions and activities in the Discovery Trail Guide Book. Teams that turn in a book with all activities completed and questions answered correctly will receive a free one-year family membership.
12/06/2014 @ 9:00 am-4:00 pmGet into the holiday spirit with a guided tour of Montpelier Mansion, including the Dinosaur Room with exhibits and hands-on activities. Venture back in time at Dinosaur Park, one of the most important active dinosaur sites east of the Mississippi. Dr. Peter Kranz and his assistants will be guiding us in sifting and identifying fossils. B.Y.O. $ for lunch at the Amish indoor market.
12/06/2014 @ 10:00 am-11:30 amAttract microbes and tiny critters to decompose your food scraps by learning how to compost. See several composting methods and get the recipe for a rich addition to your garden and potting soils.
12/06/2014 @ 1:00 pm-2:30 pmExplore the winter woods of Leight Park as we search high and low for signs of the season. Thaw out with warm refreshments upon returning to the Center.
12/06/2014 @ 3:00 pm-4:00 pmNo, green needles don't always mean it's a pine. Bring in some needled tree samples, including a sprig from your Christmas tree, to learn how to identify trees that stay green all winter.