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.

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Barking Up Trees

01/22/2017 @ 10:00 am-11:30 amThe leaves are gone but the bark is still there! Hike the trails of Leight Park to investigate different trees and how their bark can be a helpful tool in identification. Make a rubbing to keep with you and enjoy a tasty "bark" treat.

Invasinators

01/22/2017 @ 1:00 pm-3:00 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.

The Science of Salt

01/22/2017 @ 2:00 pm-3:30 pmWhy do we put salt on our roads in the winter? How is road salt different from the salt we put on our food? Explore the many properties of salt through science experiments, and conduct a salt taste test.

Nature's Playgroup

01/23/2017 @ 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

01/23/2017 @ 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