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All programs have been cancelled until further notice.


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 HC online registration or call 410-612-1688.

Download a .pdf version of our fall calendar of events.

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Kayak Cruising on the Creek

09/12/2019 @ 10:00 am-12:30 pmNudge around the endless nooks and crannies of Otter Point Creek and the upper Bush River with an adults only group. Choose one trip or all four to track the changes on the water through the fall season of migration and color change.

Critter Dinner Time

09/14/2019 @ 10:30 am-11:30 amWatch our turtles, amphibians and snakes eat while learning about these fascinating creatures.

Fall Scavenger Hunt Kayak

09/14/2019 @ 10:30 am-1:00 pmAvid nature watchers, heads up! Explore the estuary for plants and animals on your water tour. The first boat to find all the items on the list wins a prize!

Magnificent Monarchs

09/14/2019 @ 3:00 pm-4:30 pmHow much do you know about the butterfly that migrates to Mexico? Discover the magic that surrounds this beautiful insect and learn what you can do to help their population thrive!

Build Your Own Scarecrow

09/15/2019 @ 2:30 pm-4:00 pmGive new life to your old tattered clothing by turning them into a scarecrow! Enjoy some light refreshments while you construct your decorative fall friend.



Monday thru 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