School's Out Adventures

Come join the fun when school's out for the day. 

Upcoming events

    • 03/21/2015
    • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Flag Ponds Nature Park
    • 6

    Ages 10-13; adult participation is not required.

    Your teen will have fun exploring the outdoors as they take pictures of amazing landscapes and cool plants and animals. Photography tips, themes and locations will vary every month. Bring a bag lunch and a point-and-shoot camera.

    Location: Flag Ponds Nature Park

    Program Fee: Free for BCNES members
    $12 per person for nonmembers

    Reservations are required by Thursday, March 19 Register online, by mail, email to cypressswamp@co.cal.md.us or by phone 410-535-5327.

    • 03/30/2015
    • 9:00 AM
    • 03/31/2015
    • 3:00 PM
    • Flag Ponds Nature Park
    • 0
    Registration is closed
    For Children in 1st-4th grades

    Monday, March 30, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m
    Tuesday, March 31, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

    Feel like you've been stuck inside all winter? This camp will be full of adventures -- we will wade into the swamp, use nets to look for amphibians, and, of course, play in the mud.

    Bring a snack, lunch, and dress for the weather each day!

    Location: Flag Ponds Nature Park

    Registration deadline: March 23

    Fee: $40 for members; $60 for nonmembers.

    • 04/01/2015
    • 10:00 AM
    • 04/02/2015
    • 9:00 AM
    • Flag Ponds Nature Park
    • 6

    Ages 12-16 years

    Spend part of spring break with friends searching the woods, ponds, and swamps for animals big and small. If you like to search for animals, and you don’t mind getting dirty in the process, come on down.  Bring lunch and a snack for Wednesday.  Dinner and breakfast provided.

    Location: Flag Ponds Nature Park

    Program Fee per person

    $25 for members; $40 for nonmembers.

    Reservations are required by March 25. Register online, by mail, email to cypressswamp@co.cal.md.us

    • 04/11/2015
    • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 8

    For Ages 10-13; adult participation is not required.

    Your teen will have fun exploring the outdoors as they take pictures of amazing landscapes and cool plants and animals.  Photography tips, themes and locations will vary every month. Bring a bag lunch and a point-and-shoot camera.

    Location: Battle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Program Fee: Free for members
    $12 per person for nonmembers

    Reservations are required by Thursday, April 9. Register online, by mail, email to cypressswamp@co.cal.md.us or by phone 410-535-5327.

Calvert Nature Society (formerly Battle Creek Nature Education Society) is dedicated to
the protection and preservation of Calvert County’s natural heritage
and the creation of an environmentally literate and aware community.
We provide opportunities for appreciation and understanding of our natural world through
our outreach initiatives and in support of the mission of the Calvert County Natural Resources Division.
The Society is a 501(c)3 organization.

Copyright Calvert Nature Society.
Mailing address: PO Box 122, Port Republic, MD 20676. info@calvertparks.org
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