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Preschool Nature Hour (Ages 0-6)

Holt Park and Center for the Arts 34 Elmont Ave, Baltimore, MD

Join Holt Park and Center for the Arts each Wednesday to explore a new nature topic with crafts, games, music, live animals, or other fun ...

$5

City Nature Challenge – Wild Wetlands Hike (Ages 6+)

Bosely Conservancy 2601 Perry Ave, Edgewood, MD

Step onto the trails of Bosely Conservancy in search of plants and animals to include in this year’s City Nature Challenge. Use iNaturalist to capture ...

Free

City Nature Challenge – Fish Seining (Ages 6+)

Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Rd, Abingdon, MD

Stop by the shoreline to get your feet wet and discover what scaly creatures live in Otter Point Creek. Use the iNaturalist app to track ...

Free

City Nature Challenge – Amphibian Hunt (Ages 6+)

Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Rd, Abingdon, MD

Grab a net and a bucket before heading out into Leight Park to find some slippery, slimy critters! We’ll log what we find into iNaturalist ...

$10

Kid’s Saturday Out at the Nature Center (Ages 5-12)

Robinson Nature Center 6692 Cedar Lane, Columbia, MD

Join us once a month for a nature-based, outdoor social program for kids. Explore the wonders of nature, play outdoors with friends, learn outdoor skills ...

$20

SpringFest for Families

Irvine Nature Center 11201 Garrison Forest Road, Owings Mills, MD

Celebrate Spring at Irvine! Lots of fun for all the family with games, crafts and nature activities. Try your hand at building a bird’s nest, ...

$2 – $15

SpringFest for Families at Irvine

Irvine Nature Center 11201 Garrison Forest Road, Owings Mills, MD

Celebrate Spring at Irvine! Lots of fun for all the family with games, crafts and nature activities. Try your hand at building a bird’s nest ...

$15

May Day at Cromwell Valley Park (All Ages)

Cromwell Valley Park 2175 Cromwell Bridge Road, Baltimore, MD

Join a Naturalist as we celebrate May Day by frolicking through the forest and collecting natural materials to make your very own crown and wand. ...

$2 – $4

May Day Flower Crafts (Ages 4+)

Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum 300 Oella Avenue, Catonsville, MD

Early American colonists would celebrate the 1st of May by gathering flowers. Learn how to press wild flowers and use dried ones to make beautiful ...

$5

A (Pretend) Tour of Israel

Robinson Nature Center 6692 Cedar Lane, Columbia, MD

A (Pretend) Tour of Israel with Beth Shalom and PJ Library! Pack your bags for A (pretend) Tour of Israel departing from the Robinson Nature ...

$5

Homeschool Marsh Ecology Class

Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Rd, Abingdon, MD

The freshwater marsh of Otter Point Creek is teeming with life! Set off by canoe or kayak to explore this fascinating ecosystem in person. Learn ...

$45
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Preschool Nature Hour (Ages 0-6)

Holt Park and Center for the Arts 34 Elmont Ave, Baltimore, MD

Join Holt Park and Center for the Arts each Wednesday to explore a new nature topic with crafts, games, music, live animals, or other fun ...

$5

Natural World of Art: May The FOuREST Be With You (All Ages)

Holt Park and Center for the Arts 34 Elmont Ave, Baltimore, MD

Discover the connection between art and nature using a variety of materials and techniques. Projects are designed to bring out the inner artist in people ...

$2

Drop-In Gardening (Ages 13+)

Cromwell Valley Park 2175 Cromwell Bridge Road, Baltimore, MD

Join Cromwell Valley staff for a morning in the garden. We provide direction, gloves, tools, and water. You bring a hat, sunscreen and a little ...

Free

Spring Sketching at Marshy Point

Marshy Point Nature Center 7130 Marshy Point Rd, Baltimore, MD

Join their artist-in-residence in sketching spring's beauty. $3/person.

$3

A Morning in Mining History Hike (All Ages)

Oregon Ridge Nature Center

Join a Naturalist for a trip back in time to when Oregon Ridge was a mining town. Visit the tenant house museum and explore various ...

$2 – $4

Kids-n-Canoes

Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Rd, Abingdon, MD

Bring your wee little water lovers out for their first time paddle. Paddling safety and basic stroke instruction are covered before venturing out further to ...

$12
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Primitive Technology Weekend (All Ages)

Cromwell Valley Park 2175 Cromwell Bridge Road, Baltimore, MD

Join Cromwell Valley Park as they share knowledge and hands-on experience in the replication of items composed of stone, bone, wood, and natural fibers. FREE! ...

Free

Mother’s Day Paddle (Ages 8+)

Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Rd, Abingdon, MD

Treat mom to a relaxing paddle on the creek while searching for animal families along the way.

$12

Mother’s Day Out (Ages 6-11)

Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Rd, Abingdon, MD

Drop off your little one for a few hours of nature fun while you get time to yourself! Go for a hike, relax by the ...

$10

Songs of Spring (Ages 5+)

Oregon Ridge Nature Center

Early May is the peak of songbird migration and Oregon Ridge is an excellent spot to seek out these summer visitors! Bring your binoculars or ...

$3

Mother’s Day Canoe Trip (Ages 8+)

Marshy Point Nature Center 7130 Marshy Point Rd, Baltimore, MD

Mom is FREE on this trip! Celebrate mothers as you paddle Dundee Creek. Limited space available. $7/non-member, $5/members. 

$5 – $7
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