The Gudelsky Environmental Education Center, at our Mt Pleasant location, is a 8,700 square foot facility that houses a large meeting room, classrooms, and a gift shop. The building features many “green” elements, including bamboo and recycled tire flooring, full spectrum lighting, and HardiPlank exterior siding. Download the Rental Brochure.
The Center is available for conferences, private parties, and meetings. The main assembly room – the Gudelsky Room – can seat up to over 200 people theatre style, 150 comfortably buffet style; the lower level Classroom/Nature Center can accommodate up to 50. The Center is available for rental year-round. The Conservancy’s outdoor garden and picnic areas are also available for rental from mid-May through mid-October.
2017-2018 Rental Fees*:
Mt. Pleasant Rentals:
Weekend Rates (7 hours on Friday/Saturday/Sunday): $3,600 (Apr 1 – Nov 30); $2,900 (Dec 1 – March 31)
Weekday- Daytime (til 4pm) $75/hour
Weekday- Evenings (after 4pm; except Friday) $100/hour
Additional Fees (in conjunction with Gudelsky Center Rental):
Use of the Grounds: $250
Theresa’s Garden: $250
Montjoy Barn: $250 (ceremonies and pictures only)
Security Deposit: $350
*Rates are subject to change.
For more information about renting our Mt Pleasant grounds, Call Denise Bowman at 410-465-8877 or email.
Our Belmont Rental is in the Carriage House at Howard County Recreation and Park’s Belmont Manor and Historic Park in Elkridge. This 60-acre park is surrounded by Patapsco State Park and features the historic Belmont Manor house. The Carriage House is available for business meetings and community group rentals.
Carriage House Rental is $75/hour, includes tables and chairs
- Includes Meeting Room and Nature Center, each with a 40 person max capacity (80 total).
- Covered Patio available
For more information about renting at our Belmont location, call Lorna Scribner at 410-465-8337 or email.