Trying times have brought a new appreciation for the peace, beauty and connections that nature offers. Our natural world is essential for our health – physical & mental. While we rescheduled many programs, we are pleased that our trails and gardens remain open to...
Offices Closed – Nature OPEN

Offices Closed – Nature OPEN

The Conservancy’s offices and nature centers are closed based on the order issued by the State of Maryland.  We will continue to monitor this situation and post updates as they become available.  Our trails remain open from dawn to dusk daily, but CDC guidelines...
30 years of Environmental Education and Preservation

30 years of Environmental Education and Preservation

The Conservancy is thrilled to be celebrating 30 wonderful years, growing, preserving and connecting thousands to nature in 2020! Read more about the Conservancy’s growth and plans for our 30th year here! “Howard County would’ve developed very differently”...
Climate Action with 350.org

Climate Action with 350.org

February 13th, 7pm. $10 per person, students FREE. Through the lens of Make Them Pay the climate movement is taking on polluters and their enablers at the highest levels of government to divert investments in dirty fossil fuels to care and repair of communities. This...
Calling all Artists!

Calling all Artists!

Calling all artists! Apply now to participate in the 2020 Art of Stewardship show: Inspirations from Nature! Artist applications will be accepted through Sunday, March 1. Click here for artists details and registration.
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Wishing you a happy new year filled the joys of nature! Kick-off a greener 2020 by connecting to nature at one of our upcoming programs next month. Click here to take a look at the exciting upcoming events!
Last Chance to Support Nature

Last Chance to Support Nature

There is still time to help make 2020 the greenest year yet! Your gift will help us reach more people, preserve more land and enhance more habitats. Don’t miss your last chance to support environmental education and preservation this year with a tax-deductible gift to...
Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

Seasons tweetings from the Conservancy! Our offices and nature center will be closed from 12/24 through 1/1 for the holidays. Our grounds and trails remain open daily from dawn to dusk.  We hope you find some time to come explore our trails and see what you can...
Help make 2020 our greenest year yet!

Help make 2020 our greenest year yet!

This year, more than 30,000 children and adults explored nature thanks to the help of over 225 wonderful volunteers and donors like you. 2020 brings the Conservancy’s 30th anniversary with exciting programs like our student climate change field experience and...
School’s out – nature fun in

School’s out – nature fun in

When school is closed, bring your children to The Howard County Conservancy for our School’s Out Nature Program!  Upcoming educational programs are on Jan. 20, 27 and Feb. 17 at our locations in Woodstock and Elkridge. Programs include educational games,...