2018 Annual Storytelling Events

2018 Annual Storytelling Events

Join us for our third annual storytelling event! Join us to personal stories from a cross section of people in our amazing Howard County community or to learn how to craft and hone your storytelling skills in a fun, small-group setting! For more information and...
11th Annual Fall Festival! October 7, 11am-3pm

11th Annual Fall Festival! October 7, 11am-3pm

It’s harvest time: ideal for the annual, old fashioned Fall Festival at the Conservancy! Watch blacksmiths hammering iron in their shop, listen to blue grass music and explore the historic three-century-old farm. Visit our pygmy goats, the chickens, Onyx the snake,...
Volunteer Hike Leaders Needed

Volunteer Hike Leaders Needed

Can you spare some time to share your love of nature with our student field trips? We are hosting our next series of training sessions for people interested in volunteering with us to lead hikes with our student groups. Training sessions in September and October....

Buildings closed for Labor Day weekend

In honor of Labor Day, the Conservancy’s Nature Center and Offices will be closed Saturday, September 1st through Monday, September 3rd. Our trails and gardens will remain open daily from dawn to dusk. Our buildings will re-open on Tuesday, September 4th.
Request for Bids for Honors Garden Pervious Pavers

Request for Bids for Honors Garden Pervious Pavers

The Howard County Conservancy is soliciting bids for the replacement of a loose stone trail with a pervious paver system along 2,000 square feet of trail in our Honors Garden at our Mt Pleasant location. Please read the instructions and submit bids based on the...
Buildings closed on July 4th

Buildings closed on July 4th

In honor of Independence Day, the Conservancy’s Nature Center and Offices will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th. Our trails and gardens will remain open daily from dawn to dusk. Our buildings will re-open on Wednesday, July 5th. Have a wonderful holiday!
Spotted at the Conservancy

Spotted at the Conservancy

Wockia Asperipunctella Cocoon About the size of a pea, this Wockia Asperipunctella will soon become a moth. Thank you Bonnie Ott for this photo!
Wine in the Garden, Beer in the Barn

Wine in the Garden, Beer in the Barn

Wine in the Garden, Beer in the Barn is just around the corner! Come enjoy a wonderful evening of delicious food, wine and beer tastings, live music, raffles and a silent auction on May 24th. Buy your tickets soon to get our early bird pricing. All event proceeds...