Calendar of Events

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.

Download a .pdf version of our fall calendar of events and our winter calendar of events. Priority registration for members only for the winter calendar until November 16.

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Dinosaur Age Stream Walk

11/28/2015 @ 10:30 am-12:00 pmGrab a pair of waders and walk along the largest stream in Leight Park. Step back in time as you explore the incredible geological features revealed in the stream bank. Warm up with hot chocolate when we return to present day.

Owl Prowl

11/28/2015 @ 5:30 pm-7:00 pmVenture into the woods of Bosely Conservancy on a cool fall evening to hear the call or catch a glimpse of these elusive creatures. *Meet at Bosely Conservancy

Turkeys Live Where?

11/29/2015 @ 2:30 pm-3:30 pmDid you know wild turkeys have been seen at the Estuary Center? Connect with this emblematic Thanksgiving bird, learning where it lives, and how to track one in the wild. Create a turkey-themed craft.

Holiday Greens Workshop

12/05/2015 @ 10:00 am-12:30 pmCreate a wreath or swag to brighten your indoor or outdoor holiday decor. Locally sourced greens and refreshments provided.

Critter Dinner Time

12/05/2015 @ 1:30 pm-2:00 pmWatch our turtles, amphibians, and snakes eat as you learn about these fascinating creatures.



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.


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OPCA is a non-profit organization
which supports all the great opportunities and programs at the Estuary Center. Find out more click here.

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Anita C. Leight Estuary Center / 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon MD 21009 / 410-612-1688