This Week's Events

Sunday, January 6, 2019

January 6, 2019

One-Mile Resolution Hike at Pocahontas SP

This year, let Pocahontas State Park keep you moving in the right direction with a series of progressively longer, gently paced hikes throughout January.

Chesterfield, VA

January 6, 2019

Piney Point Lighthouse Museum Holiday Exhibit

View a Lighthouse Digest cover exhibit, Flying Santa exhibit, a number of exhibits on children’s holiday stories and more.

Piney Point, MD

January 6, 2019

Otterly Fun Afternoon at the Leight Estuary Center

Play like an otter, communicate like an otter, and take a hike to the water to see where otters live!

Abingdon, MD

January 6, 2019

A Special Anniversary: Mount Vernon

Begin the New Year with General and Lady Washington for a special tour and Twelfth Night festivities!

Mount Vernon, VA

Monday, January 7, 2019

January 7, 2019

Rocky Gap Guided Evening Paddle

Close out your week with a guided sunset paddle on Lake Habeeb with a naturalist.

Flintstone, MD

January 7, 2019

Smith and Tangier Islands Winter Lecture, Annapolis Maritime Museum

Photographer Jay Fleming Jay will discuss Smith and Tangier Islands, the two inhabited islands of the Chesapeake Bay.

Annapolis, MD

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

January 9, 2019

Talbot County Master Gardeners Native Plants Presentation

Enjoy a lively, thought-provoking film at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels that will inspire you to value native plants.

St. Michaels, MD

Thursday, January 10, 2019

January 10, 2019

Sharks and Rays of Chesapeake Bay: Proving “Common Knowledge” Wrong

Learn about the anatomy and sensory systems, reproduction, feeding behavior, attacks on humans, and conservation issues relating to sharks, skates and rays at the Annapolis Maritime Museum.

Annapolis, MD

Friday, January 11, 2019

January 11, 2019

Masonville Cove Nature Walks

Join MCEEC staff for a guided nature walk around the Masonville Cove Campus.

Baltimore, MD

Saturday, January 12, 2019

January 12, 2019

Howard County Bird Club Trip to Blackwater NWR

Join the Howard County Bird Club for birding at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge.

Cambridge, MD

January 12, 2019

Birding at Bladensburg Waterfront Park and Anacostia River Trail

Join the Patuxent Bird Club for birding at Bladensburg Waterfront Park and the Anacostia River Trail.

Bladensburg, MD

January 12, 2019

Hike: Carderock to Great Falls on C&O Canal

Enjoy a Sierra Club hike from Carderock to Great Falls and back along this scenic stretch of the Potomac River on the C&O Canal towpath.

Potomac, MD

January 12, 2019

Pickering Creek Audubon Winter Landscape and Wildlife Photography

Join Pickering Creek’s “unofficial photographer,” Royce Ball for a morning at Pickering Creek Audubon Center practicing new skills with your camera.

Easton, MD

January 12, 2019

Masonville Cove Nature Walks

Join MCEEC staff for a guided nature walk around the Masonville Cove Campus.

Baltimore, MD

January 12, 2019

Discover Jug Bay Wetlands

Join a Jug Bay Naturalist for a free guided tour to discover the wonderful and unique plants and animals found at the Sanctuary!

Lothian, MD

January 12, 2019

Track Detectives, Patapsco Valley State Park

Join a naturalist for a 1.5 mile hike to look for animal tracks.

Marriotsville, MD