Howard County Sustainability Legislative Breakfast

Howard Community College

January 9, 2023 / 8:00 - 9:30am The Howard County Environmental Sustainability Board will be hosting the 5th annual Sustainability Legislative Breakfast with support from Howard Community College, Howard County Conservancy, and Howard Hughes Corporation. The event provides an opportunity for Howard County citizens to learn about upcoming sustainability legislative initiatives and discuss them with […]

Winter Hibernation Challenge


January 18th- February 11th Join the Howard County Conservancy for our annual Winter Challenge: Hibernation! It’s time for our Winter challenge, when we encourage you to spend time outdoors at a park or in your neighborhood while helping to raise $12,000  to keep the Conservancy’s 232 acres green, FREE and open to all! Participants will […]

Farmhouse History Tour

Mt Pleasant

January 21st, 2023 @1pm or 2pm Join members of the Howard County Conservancy’s History Committee for a small group tour of our 1800s Farmhouse. Each addition  of the farmhouse shows building materials and designs relevant to various periods throughout its history. Join us to journey through time! Details and Info: Participants should register for one […]

Book Discussion: Teaching the Trees


February 16, 2023  Join us on zoom for a book discussion of Teaching the Trees by Joan Maloof. Together we will delve into her collection of natural-history essays to explore the forests of the eastern United States. This discussion will be led by none other than the books author, biologist Joan Maloof! Come explore the […]


Sold out: Beaver Walk and Talk

Mt Pleasant

March 11 / 10am or 12pm / $ Unfortunately this popular program has already sold out. We hope you can join us for another program soon. Come learn about natures chief engineer, the North American Beaver.  Once trapped almost to extinction, the North American beaver is making a comeback and may well be North America’s […]

Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the event. If a program is canceled by the Conservancy, participants will be notified and offered a refund. All other program fees are non-refundable and support educational programs at the Conservancy. Organized groups may not be able to be accommodated at our free programs. Please contact the Conservancy about scheduling a separate program for your group.