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 winter calendar of events or our spring calendar of events.

There is a two-week priority registration period for members only for our spring calendar and our summer camps. Registration is now open to non-members.


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Family Camping 101

02/26/2017 @ 11:00 am-12:30 pmInterested in camping with your family but don't know where to start? Bring the kids and help the naturalist pitch a tent, build a fire, and make a yummy meal for all to enjoy! You will leave with the skills to make your first family camping experience a great one!

Invasinators

02/26/2017 @ 12:30 pm-2:30 pmBecome part of the volunteer team of invasive plant removers and native plant restorers. Dress for the weather and be prepared to be working at both Leight Park and the Bosely Conservancy.

Grasses to the Masses Workshop

02/26/2017 @ 3:00 pm-4:30 pmLearn what submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV) is, why it is important to the Bay, and how you can help restore bay grasses. In this free workshop for volunteers, you will be given instruction, equipment, and plant material to grow SAV in your home. Then join us this spring to plant the SAV in Otter Point Creek. No experience necessary. Planting day will be Sunday, May 21.

Nature's Playgroup

02/27/2017 @ 9:30 am-10:30 amLittle ones and their parents explore and discover the natural world during the winter season. Stories, songs, simple crafts and discovery outings will highlight each day's theme. Topics will include owls, tracks, bears, fox, ice and groundhogs.

Nature Tots

02/27/2017 @ 11:00 am-12:00 pmLittle ones and their parents explore and discover the natural world during the winter season. Stories, songs, simple crafts and discovery outings will highlight each day's theme. Topics will include owls, tracks, bears, fox, ice and groundhogs.

 

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.

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