Family Programs

Families can experience the fascinating natural world in our area. These programs incorporate activities to entertain learners of all ages.

Only a sampling of programs are listed. Check the Calendar of Events page for the full schedule.

Program Fees Unless noted programs are free for Society members; $8 per family for nonmember

Some programs charge slightly more due to materials and supplies.

Reservations are required in advance. 

Upcoming events

    • 05/25/2019
    • 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    • Flag Ponds Nature Park
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    For All ages

    Adult participation is required

    Want to see some horseshoe crabs spawning on the beach by starlight? Join us for this unique chance to see Flag Ponds at night! With luck we will see horseshoe crabs spawning at the water’s edge or maybe bioluminescent comb jellies in the water!
    Bring a flashlight, insect repellent, and wear shoes that can get wet. You may want to have a change of clothes for the way home.

    Members Registration opens February 18, 2019. Nonmembers Registration opens March 4.

    Program Fee:
    free for members
    $8 per family for nonmembers

    Location: Flag Ponds Nature Park

    Naturalist in Charge: Tania Gale
     

    • 05/28/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 3
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult


    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.  Homeschool students can get involved with real science through these programs too. 

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Registration opens February 18, 2019.

    Reservations are required by Friday, May 24.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 06/03/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Flag Ponds Nature Park
    • 5
    Register

    All Ages, under 18 with adult

    Accompany the naturalist as she checks nest boxes.  Come lend a hand and learn how you can help with this project. Be prepared for a 1.5 mile hike over moderate terrain.

    Location: Flag Ponds Nature Park

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required. Registration opens February 18, 2019.

    Program Fee:  
    Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 06/04/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 3
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow. This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies. Homeschool students can get involved with real science through these programs too. 

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required. Registration opens February 18, 2019.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards page.

    • 06/12/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 4
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies. Homeschool students can get involved with real science through these programs too.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required. Registration opens February 18, 2019.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 06/19/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 2
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required. Registration opens February 18, 2019.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 06/25/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 3
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    Visit www.calvertparks.org/monarchwatch for a complete listing of dates and times. Sign up for one or several of the dates.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required. Registration opens February 18, 2019.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 06/27/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Ward Farm Recreation and Nature Park
    • 5
    Register

    All ages, under 18 with adult 

    Accompany the naturalist as she checks the lowland nest boxes.  Come lend a hand and learn how you can help with this project. Be prepared for a 1.5 mile hike over moderate terrain.

    Location: Ward Farm Recreation and Nature Park

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Registration opens February 18, 2019.

    Reservations are required by Tuesday, June 25.

    Program Fee:  
    Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 07/02/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 4
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Friday, June 28.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 07/09/2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 5
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Friday, July 5.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 07/13/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Ward Farm Recreation and Nature Park
    • 8
    Register

    All ages, under 15 with an adult.

    Learn about the amazing creature features of the insects that eat other bugs, then we will look for them in the forest and meadow.

    Location: Ward Farm Recreation and Nature Park

    Naturalist in charge: Lindsay Hollister

    Reservations are required.

    Registration Deadline: Tuesday, July 9

    Program fee per child:
    Free for members
    $8 for nonmembers

    • 07/16/2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 4
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Friday, July 12.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 07/30/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 4
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Friday, July 26.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 08/06/2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 5
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    Visit www.calvertparks.org/monarchwatch for a complete listing of dates and times. Sign up for one or several of the dates.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Friday, August 2.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 08/14/2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 5
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    Visit www.calvertparks.org/monarchwatch for a complete listing of dates and times. Sign up for one or several of the dates.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Monday, August 12.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 08/17/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Ward Farm Recreation and Nature Park
    • 5
    Register

    All ages, under 15 with an adult

    Butterflies, beetles, and spiders are just a few residents of the Goldenrod Jungle. We will explore the different creatures that live, hunt, and hide there. 

    LocationWard Farm Recreation & Nature Park

    Naturalist in charge: Lindsay Hollister

    Reservations are requiredRegistration Deadline: Tuesday, August 13

    Program Fee:
    Free for members
    $8 per family for nonmembers

    • 08/20/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 4
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    Visit www.calvertparks.org/monarchwatch for a complete listing of dates and times. Sign up for one or several of the dates.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Friday, August 16.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 08/24/2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Flag Ponds Nature Park
    • 8
    Register

    For All Ages

    Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult

    If you've ever wondered why going outside always makes you feel better, come learn what science is saying about how nature can heal our bodies, minds, and spirit. We will talk about the benefits of spending time outdoors, and then we will put our new knowledge into practice with a forest hike.

    Program Fee:
    Free for Society members
    $8 per family for nonmembers

    Location: Flag Ponds Nature Park

    Reservations are required.  

    Registration Deadline: Wednesday, August 21, 2019 

     

    For All Ages

    Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult

    If you've ever wondered why going outside always makes you feel better, come learn what science is saying about how nature can heal our body, mind, and spirit. We will talk about the benefits of spending time outdoors, and then we will put our new knowledge into practice with a forest hike.

    Program Fee:
    Free for Society members
    $8 per family for nonmembers

    Location: Flag Ponds Nature Park

    Reservations are required.  

    Registration Deadline: Wednesday, August 21, 2019 

     

    • 08/28/2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 4
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    Visit www.calvertparks.org/monarchwatch for a complete listing of dates and times. Sign up for one or several of the dates.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Monday, August 26.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 09/03/2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 5
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    Visit www.calvertparks.org/monarchwatch for a complete listing of dates and times. Sign up for one or several of the dates.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Friday, August 30.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 09/07/2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Flag Ponds Nature Park
    • 2
    Register

    Open to individuals and families.

    Did you know the Paw Paw tree's extended family lives in the tropics? Come learn all about these special trees--and even get to taste the fruit!

    LocationFlag Ponds Nature Park

    Naturalist in charge: Lindsay Hollister

    Reservations are required, deadline: Tuesday, September 3

    Program Fee per person:
    Free for Society members
    $8 per person for nonmembers

     

    • 09/10/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 3
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    Visit www.calvertparks.org/monarchwatch for a complete listing of dates and times. Sign up for one or several of the dates.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Friday, September 6.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 09/17/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 4
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    Visit www.calvertparks.org/monarchwatch for a complete listing of dates and times. Sign up for one or several of the dates.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Friday, September 13.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

    • 09/21/2019
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 5
    Register

    All ages, adult participation required

    Learn how your family can help monarch butterflies. After a short presentation, we will venture outdoors to look for some monarchs to net and tag.  If you are interested in watching the 40-minute film Flight of the Monarchs, it will be shown from 3-3:40 pm.

    Location: Battle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalists in charge: Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Thursday, September 19. 

    Program Fee :  
    Free for Society members
    $8 per family for nonmembers

     

    • 09/24/2019
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
    • 4
    Register
    All Ages, under 15 with adult

    Help the naturalist measure milkweed and count monarch caterpillars in the meadow.  This volunteer opportunity is one of many that will be offered through October to improve conservation efforts for monarch butterflies.

    Visit www.calvertparks.org/monarchwatch for a complete listing of dates and times. Sign up for one or several of the dates.

    LocationBattle Creek Cypress Swamp

    Naturalist in charge:  Shannon Steele

    Reservations are required by Friday, September 20.

    Program Fee: Free for volunteers

    What are Calvert Stewards? They are the volunteer corps of the Calvert Nature Society and the Calvert County Natural Resources Division. More information can be found on the Calvert Stewards Volunteer Page.

Past events

05/20/2019 Calvert Stewards: Flag Ponds Nest Box Monitoring
05/16/2019 Calvert Stewards: MAPS net prep
05/06/2019 Calvert Stewards: Ward Farm Nest Box Monitoring
05/05/2019 Canceled: Biscoe Gray Heritage Farm Day
04/29/2019 Calvert Stewards: Flag Ponds Nest Box Monitoring
04/28/2019 City Nature Challenge Bioblitz @ Flag Ponds
04/27/2019 City Nature Challenge: iNaturalist Club
04/26/2019 Canceled: Twilight on the Beach Campfire
04/26/2019 City Nature Challenge: Bioblitz @ Ward Farm Nature Park
04/26/2019 City Nature Challenge
04/23/2019 City Nature Challenge Identification Stations
04/20/2019 Earth Day Crafts
04/11/2019 Calvert Stewards: Ward Farm Nest Box Monitoring
03/30/2019 Calvert Stewards: Flag Ponds Nest Box Monitoring
03/29/2019 Calvert Stewards: Ward Farm Nest Box Monitoring
03/22/2019 City Nature Challenge Training
03/15/2019 Calvert Stewards: Flag Ponds Nest Box Monitoring
02/16/2019 Life of a Dead Tree: Session B
02/16/2019 Life of a Dead Tree: Session A
02/15/2019 Calvert Stewards: Great Backyard Bird Count
02/13/2019 Barn Owl Box Build
02/01/2019 Barn Owls of the Patuxent River
01/25/2019 Owl Night Hike
01/23/2019 Barn Owl Box Work Day
01/17/2019 Barn Owl Box Work Day
12/15/2018 Calvert Photography Club: Working With Water and Isaland Life
12/08/2018 Everlasting Evergreens
11/16/2018 Beyond S’mores - Family Campfire Cooking
11/10/2018 (new date) Owls of Maryland
10/28/2018 Calvert Stewards Appreciation: Fall Festival
10/13/2018 Fall Hike
10/06/2018 Lower Marlboro Freedom Day
09/22/2018 Monarch Day
09/21/2018 Members Only - Campfire on the Beach
09/08/2018 Paw Paw Party
08/25/2018 Community Service Project: Monarch Larva Monitoring
07/06/2018 Community Service Project: Monarch Larva Monitoring
06/29/2018 Calvert Stewards: Prothonotary Warbler Nest Box Monitoring
06/27/2018 Calvert Stewards Meet and Greet
06/15/2018 Horseshoe Crab Survey
06/08/2018 Community Service Project: Monarch Larva Monitoring
06/02/2018 Sniffin in the Woods
05/22/2018 Calvert Stewards: Prothonotary Warbler Nest Box Monitoring
05/15/2018 Calvert Stewards: MAPS net lane clearing
05/15/2018 Calvert Stewards: Prothonotary Warbler Nest Box Monitoring
05/11/2018 Campfire: Twilight on the Beach
05/06/2018 Biscoe Gray Heritage Farm Day
04/25/2018 Barn Owls in Calvert County
04/24/2018 Rescheduled: Prothonotary Warbler Nest Box Monitoring
04/22/2018 Earth Day Crafts
04/21/2018 Secrets of Wildlife Photography with Irene Hinke-Sacilotto
04/13/2018 Calvert Stewards: Prothonotary Warbler Nest Box Monitoring
03/10/2018 Signs of Spring
03/09/2018 Homeschool First Friday - Finding Your Way- PM session
03/03/2018 Salamander Soiree
02/24/2018 Calvert Stewards Orientation
02/17/2018 Calvert Stewards: Great Backyard Bird Count
02/11/2018 Owl Pellet Skull Picking Party
02/10/2018 Build A Box
01/27/2018 Calvert Stewards Orientation
01/24/2018 Owl Night Hike
12/16/2017 Everlasting Evergreens
11/17/2017 Beyond S’mores - Family Campfire Cooking
11/03/2017 Owls of Maryland
09/30/2017 Monarch Day
09/23/2017 Sunset Hike
09/22/2017 Members Only - Campfire on the Beach
09/01/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Animal Classification, Insects - PM session
09/01/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Animal Classification, Insects - AM session
08/21/2017 #Eclipse2017: Solar Eclipse Picnic
06/08/2017 Calvert Stewards: Prothonotary Warbler Nest Box Monitoring
06/02/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Down by the Bay - PM session
06/02/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Down by the Bay - AM session
05/23/2017 Calvert Stewards: Prothonotary Warbler Nest Box Monitoring
05/19/2017 Horseshoe Crab Survey
05/14/2017 Mother's Day at the Park
05/12/2017 **Canceled **Campfire: Twilight on the Beach
05/07/2017 Biscoe Gray Heritage Farm Day
05/06/2017 Beginners Bilingual Family Hike- Spring CANCELLED
05/05/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - The Birds and the Bees - PM session
05/05/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - The Birds and the Bees - AM session
04/22/2017 Spring Ephemeral Hike- Cancelled
04/19/2017 Calvert Stewards: Prothonotary Warbler Nest Box Monitoring
04/07/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Early Risers - PM session
04/07/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Early Risers - AM session
03/18/2017 Welcome Back Ospreys!
03/03/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Habitats, The Super Swamp - PM session
03/03/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Habitats, The Super Swamp - AM session
02/18/2017 Family Birding Hike
02/17/2017 Volunteer Program: Great Backyard Bird Count
02/10/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Habitats, The Beautiful Beach - PM session
02/10/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Habitats, The Beautiful Beach - AM session
01/27/2017 Hike to the Big Cypress for Volunteers
01/14/2017 Creating the Money Crop Trail
01/06/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Habitats, the Friendly Forest - PM session
01/06/2017 Friday Homeschool Day - Habitats, the Friendly Forest - AM session
12/03/2016 Bountiful Harvest - Family Campfire Cooking
11/12/2016 Beginners Bilingual Family Hike
11/05/2016 Calvert Stewards Nature Center Work Day
10/30/2016 Owl Pellet Skull Picking Party
10/21/2016 **canceled** Fall Campfire
10/18/2016 Calvert Stewards: Native Seed Planting
10/01/2016 Monarch Day
09/23/2016 Members-Only Campfire on the Beach
08/20/2016 After Dark in the Park
08/05/2016 All About Animals Campfire
07/23/2016 Meadow, Forest, and Creek Hike
07/07/2016 Meadow Maze Volunteer Project
06/04/2016 Eat the Weeds
05/28/2016 Horseshoe Crab Survey
05/13/2016 NOT CANCELED-Campfire: Twilight on the Beach
05/01/2016 Biscoe Gray Heritage Farm Day
04/23/2016 Salamanders and Singing Frogs
04/23/2016 Flowers and Phenology
03/19/2016 Barking at the Moon: Coyotes in Calvert
03/11/2016 Salamander Study Work Day
03/05/2016 Hike to the Big Cypress
03/05/2016 Insect Hotels
02/14/2016 Volunteer Program: Great Backyard Bird Count
02/12/2016 Volunteer Program: Great Backyard Bird Count
01/22/2016 Frosty Winter Night Hike
12/12/2015 Geminid Meteor Shower
11/15/2015 Fall Nature Hike
11/14/2015 Dog Hike
11/08/2015 Calvert Stewards (All Ages) Holly Planting
10/02/2015 Owl Eyes and Raccoon Paws
10/01/2015 Bluebird Monitoring Project
09/05/2015 Calvert County's Favorite Falcon
06/13/2015 Birding Ward Farm Nature Park
05/29/2015 Horseshoe Crab Survey
05/09/2015 Meadow Maze Volunteer Project
05/03/2015 Biscoe Gray Heritage Farm Day
04/25/2015 Barn Swallows
04/25/2015 Birding Ward Farm Nature Park
03/28/2015 The Great Marshmallow Mystery
03/27/2015 Barn Owls in Calvert County
03/20/2015 Froggy Night Hike
03/14/2015 Birding Ward Farm Nature Park
03/04/2015 Salamander Study Orientation
02/28/2015 Marvelous Mammals
02/16/2015 Barn Owl Box Installation
02/13/2015 Great Backyard Bird Count
02/07/2015 Birding Ward Farm Nature Park
01/24/2015 Build A Box
12/28/2014 Christmas Bird Count
12/20/2014 Winter Wanders
12/05/2014 Beyond S’mores - Family Campfire Cooking
12/05/2014 Barn Owl Box Work Day
11/07/2014 Barn Owl Box Work Day
11/01/2014 Dog Hike
11/01/2014 Calvert Stewards (All Ages)
10/24/2014 Barn Owl Box Work Day
10/03/2014 Barn Owl Box Work Day
09/19/2014 Moth Party
08/16/2014 Paddling the Patuxent Kayak Trip
07/05/2014 Campfire: Night Sounds
07/04/2014 American Flag Retiring Ceremony CANCELLED
06/28/2014 Kayak Trip
06/06/2014 Horseshoe Crab Survey
05/31/2014 Calvert Stewards (All Ages)
05/23/2014 Campfire: Twilight on the Beach
05/10/2014 Camping 101
04/15/2014 Lunar Eclipse
04/12/2014 Nocturnal Nature Campfire
04/11/2014 Herp Atlas Countdown (all ages)
03/29/2014 Something On a Stick Day (All Ages)
02/22/2014 Frost and Fire (All Ages)
11/27/2013 Campfire Brunch
11/24/2013 Fur, feathers, and feasting
10/07/2013 Furlough Field Trip
09/14/2013 Dog Hike
09/07/2013 Introduction to Letterboxing
08/17/2013 Soil Surveyers
08/10/2013 CANCELLED-Perseid Meteor Shower (Family Program)
08/02/2013 Celebrate the Beauty of Calvert County
07/28/2013 Animal feeding time
07/19/2013 Nature's Night Sounds - campfire
06/22/2013 Fireflies (Family Program)
06/14/2013 Horseshoe Crab Campout
05/18/2013 Tree Tour (Adults and Teens)
05/17/2013 Magic Cicada (Family Program)
05/10/2013 Campfire: Twilight on the Beach
05/04/2013 Natural Playground at Battle Creek (Families)
04/27/2013 Mother Daughter Getaway (Family Program)
04/20/2013 Spring Edibles Walk (Family Program)
04/12/2013 Planet Party (Family Program)
03/15/2013 Family Program: Owl Night Hike (all ages)
03/02/2013 Family Program: Salamander Soiree
02/22/2013 **Rescheduled for March 15** Family Program: Owl Night Hike (12 years and up)
02/22/2013 **Rescheduled for March 15** Program: Owl Night Hike (all ages)
02/15/2013 The Green Invasion
01/05/2013 Family Program: Maple Syrup Campfire
09/07/2012 Family Program: Evening Wild Edible Walk

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