Watershed Health and a Healthy Dose of the Davis Branch Stream Restoration Project

Mt Pleasant 10520 Old Frederick Road, Woodstock, MD, United States

Apr 25 / 6 p.m. / $ Join John McCoy, former watershed manager for the Columbia Association, for an evening of exploring the importance of healthy watersheds.  This program has two parts – participants can choose to join one or both activities.  The evening begins at 6PM with a walk (weather- permitting) down to the […]

Hike to the Patapsco River

Mt Pleasant 10520 Old Frederick Road, Woodstock, MD, United States

Apr 27 / 9 a.m. / FREE Join Howard County Conservancy Naturalists and members of the Mountain Club of Maryland on a 2.5-hour, approximately 4-mile round trip hike across meadows, tree lines and paths through the woods from the Howard County Conservancy to the Patapsco River. The trail involves some some hilly and rocky areas. Please […]

Forest Bathing: Guided Walk & Activities

Mt Pleasant 10520 Old Frederick Road, Woodstock, MD, United States

May 4 / 9 a.m. / FREE Several last-minutes spots have opened up. Space limited - register below! Forest bathing is a mindful practice started in Japan that involves immersing yourself in nature and using your senses to unlock benefits for your physical, mental, emotional and social well-being. A guide-in-training will lead participants along the […]

FULL: Amphitheater Performance Series: Piscataway Nation Singers & Dancers

Mt Pleasant 10520 Old Frederick Road, Woodstock, MD, United States

May 10 / 6:30p.m. / FREE Sorry this popular program is full. Please email programs@howardnature.org to get on the waitlist. Join us at Howard County Conservancy for an evening of history and heritage. The Piscataway Nation Singers & Dancers will perform traditional Indigenous music and dancing in our newly built outdoor venue, the Bob and Janine […]

Nature-based preschool teacher training

Belmont 6553 Belmont Woods Road, Elkridge, MD, United States

May 11, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Preschool teachers looking to connect their students to nature have a new option from the Conservancy. Jess Caylor, our director of early environmental education, is newly certified by the Maryland State Department of Education to introduce traditional preschool teachers to nature-based learning. Through the use of natural materials […]

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.

 

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