Natural gifts, nature critter crafts, music and refreshments. *Advanced registration not required.Find out more »
with Drs. Joel Goodman and Alex Storrs. The Geminids is the king of the meteor showers, considered by many to be the best shower in the heavens, producing up to 120 multicolored meteors per hour at its peak! It is produced by debris left behind by an asteroid known as 3200 Phaethon, which was discovered in 1982. Meteors radiate from the constellation Gemini, but can appear anywhere in the sky. The shower runs annually from roughly December 7-17. It peaks this…Find out more »
Bring your knee-high naturalists to join the Howard County Conservancy to learn of the legends, traditions and customs surrounding holiday trees and ornaments. Children will make ornaments of their own for your tannenbaums at home. They will also do a very special traditional Scandinavian, nature-oriented project that will go home with them to be used during your holidays. Space is limited, so preregister today to reserve your space! Recommended ages 2-6 years old.Find out more »
Online registration ends 24 hours prior to the event. If a program is canceled by the Conservancy, participants will be notified and offered a refund. All other program fees are non-refundable and support educational programs at the Conservancy. Organized groups cannot be able to be accommodated at our free programs. Please contact the Conservancy about scheduling a separate program for your group.