Critters of the Creek Kayak

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Many types of animals call Otter Point Creek home. With scavenger hunts in hand, search high and low while paddling around the marsh. Must pre-register.

$15

The Predator and the Prey

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

In the wild, your either a predator or the prey. Join us to learn about these different animals through hands on activities and games. Be ready to run!

$10

Meet a Critter

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Check out our live critters up close while discovering what makes them special. Must pre-register.

Free

Parks & Rec Aquatic Adventures Camp – 7/23 to 7/26 from 9 am to 3 pm

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Explore the aquatic worlds of Leight Park, Eden Mill, Mariner Point Park, and Broad Creek! Dare to adventure with kayaking, fish seining, wading, and other fun outdoor activities.  Each day will be at a different location in Harford County. Transportation is not provided. Must pre-register. Dates: Tues. July 23rd to Fri. July 26th from 9 […]

$150

Handling the Heat

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Maryland summers can get hot! Investigate how our animal friends handle the heat and plan to get wet as you cool off with them. Must pre-register.

$10

Freshwater Feast Kayak

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Wetlands are full of plants that we can eat! Explore the marsh to learn which ones are edible and enjoy a prepared "foraged" treat. Must pre-register.

$18

Flowers, Bees, and Pollinators, Please!

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

The gardens are buzzing! Explore the flowers in the park and observe the pollinators who visit them. Get hands on with nets, containers, and magnifying glasses. Finish with a refreshing summer-time drink. Must pre-register.

$10
Event Series Family Feed

Family Feed

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Want to help feed our hungry critters? Get behind the scenes with our Naturalists! One family per program. Must pre-register.

Free

Event Series Family Feed

Family Feed

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Want to help feed our hungry critters? Get behind the scenes with our Naturalists! One family per program. Must pre-register.

Free

Kayak Cruising on the Creek

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Nudge around the endless nooks and crannies of Otter Point Creek and the upper Bush River with an adults only group. Must pre-register.

$15

Birds of the Bay Kayak

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Paddle the water trails of Otter Point Creek in search of our feathered friends. Take note on who is passing through and who calls this freshwater wetland home. Must pre-register.

$15

Summer Plant ID 101

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

The plant life is in full swing! Join our Naturalist to learn about the native plants in the area and best methods to identify them. Must pre-register.

$10

Geology of Harford County

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Visit the Vista Trail geology display and explore the ground beneath our feet.  Learn about the deep history of Harford County written in the rocks. Must pre-register.

$10

Critter Dinner

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

Watch our animals eat while learning about these fascinating creatures. Must pre-register.

Free

Creek Life Discovery Hike

The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon, MD, United States

What are those tiny creatures swimming around in our creeks? How can we tell if the quality of our water is healthy? Let's take some nets down to the creek and identify as many critters as we can find! Must pre-register.

$10