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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 winter calendar of events.

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Owl Prowl

03/02/2019 @ 6:00 pm-7:30 pmExplore the Bosely Conservancy woods on a spring night to learn about and locate the owls that call this swamp home. Make sure to dress for muddy trails and cool spring temperatures. *Meet at Bosely Conservancy

Tails and Tots

03/03/2019 @ 12:30 pm-1:30 pmStory time with a natural twist! Listen to stories, learn new songs, and move like the animals.

DIY Bug Hotel

03/03/2019 @ 2:30 pm-4:00 pmAttract bugs that make compost and bees that pollinate to your yard and garden with a bug hotel! If you build it they will come!

Conowingo Eagles

03/09/2019 @ 10:00 am-2:00 pmAt the base of the Conowingo Dam, scan sky and water for feathered fishers. Hike alongside the mighty Susquehanna River in search of eagles and stop at the Conowingo Visitor Center. Transportation provided to and from the Estuary Center. Don’t forget your camera!

Children's Garden Club

03/09/2019 @ 2:00 pm-3:00 pmGet out the shovels and trowels while working with our naturalist to grow a garden full of fun! Cook, create, and explore while learning about how a garden is connected to us and the wild world around us.



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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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