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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 OPCA online registration or HC online registration or call 410-612-1688.

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

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Family Fun Pontoon

05/04/2019 @ 10:00 am-11:30 amGather up the family and hop onto the Water Strider! Cruise around the creek, watch for birds, and play games, all while enjoying a warm spring afternoon.

Name that Tree - Spring Edition

05/04/2019 @ 1:00 pm-2:00 pmBring in some branches with leaves, and take part in a hands-on lab to learn how to tell deciduous trees apart.

Spectacular Sunset Canoe

05/04/2019 @ 6:00 pm-8:30 pmAs spring settles in and day flows into night, catch the spectacle of shift change smack dab in the middle of the marsh. Don’t forget your camera!

Sunday Trail Running

05/05/2019 @ 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).

Tails and Tots

05/05/2019 @ 2:00 pm-3:00 pmStory time with a natural twist! Listen to stories, learn new songs, and move like the animals.



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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OPCA is a non-profit organization
which supports all the great opportunities and programs at the Estuary Center. Find out more click here.

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