Unfortunately this popular program is already full. Make sure to check the list of other upcoming events, and register early to ensure your spot! with Julie Pallozzi. Bring your knee-high naturalists out to enjoy a nature themed program led by long-time preschool teacher and Maryland Master Naturalist, Julie Pallozzi. Created to engage preschool children and their family members with nature while incorporating reading, songs, and creativity into their exploration, this program allows children to immerse themselves in the landscape as…Find out more »
with Mountain Club of Maryland. Photo of a sunrise at Rockburn Branch, by Bonnie Ott. Hike Belmont to the Rockburn Branch area with the Mountain Club of Maryland's Gary Reinoehl. Stops along the trail will include hiking tips, history of the area and a visit to Rockburn Branch Park. The hike will include some small stream crossings and hills. Total distance is approximately 4.3 miles. Saturday 10am FREEFind out more »
Stroll through historic Belmont Manor tasting fine wine and craft beer, sample food from local restaurants/caterers, get a chance to win an amazing raffle item and enjoy the historic manor house’s beautiful rooms, each decorated by a local community organization. The event will also include colonial reenactors, madrigals and live dulcimer and harp music. Free with the purchase of each adult ticket is a colonial history program for children in the nature center on the grounds of Belmont Manor. Children…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.