News and Events
For information and reservations call 410-887-1815.
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WEEKEND ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS - January 31st and February 1st, 1-2 PM - Join us on Saturdays and Sundays in January for a Naturalist’s choice animal encounter and activity. Activities may be a story, craft or outdoor exploration. FREE!
TRAIL GUIDE TRAINING - February 3 - 6, 10AM-1PM - Do you enjoy nature and educating youth? The Nature Center is in need of volunteers to help lead free field trips to both public and private schools, 10AM-12PM - Tuesdays thru Friday, year round. Volunteers lead small groups of field trip students around the park for a hands-on nature experience to remember for a lifetime! No minimum time commitment. This season’s training topics include maple sugaring, reptiles and amphibians, birding, and plant I.D. Cost is $20 (refunded after you lead a field trip walk).
BLUEBIRD WORKSHOP - Rescheduled for February 15, 1-3 PM -
Join Paul Kilduff, long time bluebird
monitor, to learn about successful
nest box and trail design for eastern
bluebirds, tree swallows and other
cavity-nesting songbirds. Workshop
will conclude with a nestbox building
session. Bring your own cordless hand
drill, all other materials and tools
provided. Ages 16+,
Cost is $20/ person ($15/ members).
*IMPORTANT FILES TO VIEW OR DOWNLOAD (click below )*
- Summer Camp Flyer with Registration Form
- Winter Calendar
- Spring Calendar
- November-January Newsletter (color version)
The Nature Center is open from 9 am to 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday.
We are closed on Mondays. The park grounds are open dawn to dusk everyday.
Phone: 410-887-1815 TDD/Deaf 410-887-5319
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Oregon Ridge Lodge
Concerning reservations for picnics and meetings, and for questions about Fireworks, BSO Concerts, the Lake and Swimming at Oregon Ridge; please contact the Oregon Ridge Lodge at 410-887-1818.