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.
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 current summer calendar of events.
07/27/2014 @ 12:30 pm-1:00 pmJoin us and explore nature through a story. Listen to a tale about an animal or a habitat. Story time may include meeting a live critter, a simple craft or acting out the story.
07/27/2014 @ 2:00 pm-3:30 pmPhenology is the study of the timing of recurring life cycle stages of plants and animals. We are seeking volunteers to help monitor flowering plants and butterflies for Project BudBurst and Nature's Notebook, online databases to help scientists understand the effects of climate change on phenology of native species. Each monitoring date will include a brief 10 minute training on targeted species ID and data collection protocols before heading out into the field. Participants should be able to handle 1/2 mile of easy trail walking.
07/27/2014 @ 2:30 pm-4:30 pmCreate fashionable jewelry by reusing trash! Re-purpose soda pop tabs into wearable pieces of art.
07/28/2014 @ 6:30 pm-9:00 pmDiscover a new way to spend summer evenings. View the abundance of the season as you paddle the creek. Make your way back to shore as the sunset illuminates the sky.
07/29/2014 @ 9:00 am-3:00 pmSubmerge yourself in games, critters, and crafts all related to water and aquatic life. Then, get your hands wet as we explore our tidal creek, wetlands, marsh, and pools. Canoe trip on the last day.