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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.


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Critter Dinner Time

11/25/2017 @ 10:30 am-11:30 amWatch our turtles, fish and snakes eat while learning more about these fascinating creatures.

Kid's Kooky Science Experiments

11/25/2017 @ 2:00 pm-3:30 pmBring your budding scientists to participate in hands-on experiments in our laboratory! Lab coats will be worn and fun will be had while learning about how the world around us works.

Owl Prowl

11/25/2017 @ 5:30 pm-7:00 pmVenture into the woods of Bosely Conservancy on a cool fall evening to hear the call of these elusive creatures and possibly catch a glimpse of them.

Sunday Trail Running Series

11/26/2017 @ 10:00 am-11:00 amLog your miles while enjoying some beautiful scenery, and some fellow nature enthusiasts! All skill levels/paces welcome. The course is an out and back, single track, approx. 2 miles long (but you can run it more than once if you choose).

Plankton Monitoring Studies

11/29/2017 @ 10:00 am-12:00 pmOur plankton citizen science project is a great opportunity for science-minded individuals to contribute to monitoring and research at the Center. Help is needed with collection, identification, and analysis of plankton samples. Interested individuals should contact the Center for introductory training.



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