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Calendar of Events

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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Let It Snow!

01/12/2019 @ 10:30 am-12:00 pmEmbrace winter weather. Celebrate the white stuff through stories, crafts, and a walk in the woods. Warm up with hot chocolate and tasty treats.

Dugout Canoe Workshop

01/12/2019 @ 1:00 pm-3:30 pmLearn and practice the methods used by Native Americans to carve canoes from trees. In this three-part series, learn a new piece of the process each month while building a dugout canoe for the Center! Traditional techniques will be followed as closely as possible to create this masterpiece. Dig into this exploration of history!

Rustic Winter Bird Feeders

01/13/2019 @ 1:00 pm-2:30 pmNot all birds migrate - some tough out the winter here in Maryland! Make a log bird feeder to take home to your backyard birds and help them survive the season of scarce resources.

Invasinators

01/13/2019 @ 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 or the Bosely Conservancy. In case of frozen ground or snow accumulation, Invasinators will not meet.

Nature' Playgroup

01/14/2019 @ 9:30 am-10:30 amLittle ones and their parents play and learn in the natural world. Stories, songs, simple crafts and discovery outings will highlight each day's theme. Topics: owls, snow, pine trees, deer, groundhogs, hibernation

 

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