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Woodland Fairy House Building

Woodland Fairy House Building

July 23rd 2022, 9am-11am 6553 Belmont Woods Rd, Elkridge, MD 21075 Join the Howard County Conservancy to build Woodland Fairy Houses from natural materials. Bark, twigs, pinecones and other ‘natural construction materials’ will be provided. Best suited for...
Tree ID Walk

Tree ID Walk

July 9, 2022, 10am-11:30am Join University of Maryland Extension Educator, Wanda MacLachlan, on a walk around the grounds of the Howard County Conservancy’s Mt Pleasant location to learn how to identify tree species using a dichotomous key. Details and Info: The...
Pollinator Fest

Pollinator Fest

Sunday, June 26th 2022, 10am-1pm Join us to celebrate Pollinators! Learn about various pollinators at different stations set up along the pollinator trail and enjoy fun, hands-on pollinator themed activities and games. Details and Info: The program will run from 10am...
Historic Farmhouse Tours

Historic Farmhouse Tours

June 18th, 2022 @10am and 11am Join members of the Howard County Conservancy’s History Committee for a tour of our 1800s Farmhouse and learn about the history of Mt. Pleasant.  Details and Info: Participants should register for one timeslot only (either...
Tree Senses Talk & Walk – Sold Out, waitlist available.

Tree Senses Talk & Walk – Sold Out, waitlist available.

Saturday, June 4th 2022, 10am-11:30am Join arborist, Lou Meyer, for a fun and informative discussion on how trees sense and react to the world around them. Then enjoy a guided hike around Mt Pleasant to see some of the Howard County Conservancy’s Champion Trees!...
A Playdate with Nature – Sold out, waitlist available.

A Playdate with Nature – Sold out, waitlist available.

Saturday May 14th, 2022, 10am-11:30am 6553 Belmont Woods Rd, Elkridge, MD 21075 Join the Howard County Conservancy’s Nature Preschool for a morning of outdoor adventures and open-ended learning. Children and their families are invited for a hike followed by...
City Nature Challenge

City Nature Challenge

April 29 & 30th, 2022, 9:00-11:00 am Get nerdy with nature! City Nature Challenge is an opportunity to connect with other cities across the nation—and the globe—safely from your home, while documenting the wildlife found in your own backyard. Nature is all around...
Earth Day 2022 Service Projects

Earth Day 2022 Service Projects

Saturday, April 23, 2022, 9am-12pm- Registration for this Event is FULL Join us for a day of service to celebrate Earth Day by lending a hand in our wild areas. There will be several volunteer projects happening, including non-native invasive plant removal, garden...
Patapsco River Hike

Patapsco River Hike

Saturday, April 23, 2022, 9:00am-11:00am Join Conservancy Naturalist Woody Merkle and members of the Mountain Club of Maryland on a 2-hour, approximately 3-mile round trip hike across meadows, tree lines and paths through the woods from the Howard County Conservancy...
April Bird Walk- Sold out, Waitlist available.

April Bird Walk- Sold out, Waitlist available.

Saturday April 9, 2022, 9:00am-11:00am Join expert birder Mike Kerwin and volunteer naturalist Woody Merkle for a walk around Mt. Pleasant’s trails to see and learn how to identify birds. Hike Details and Info: The hike will begin in front of the Gudelsky...