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Cancelled: Butterfly Gardening

May 26, 2020 9:00AM—11:00AM

Jug Bay's - Nature Preserve at Waysons Corner 
5490 Sands Road
Lothian, MD 20711

Join fellow gardeners, butterfly watchers, and native plant enthusiasts in our butterfly gardening group! Volunteers weed, water, prune, and otherwise maintain the Butterfly Garden at the Glendening Preserve’s Plummer House. Volunteers learn all about which plants support our native pollinators and how to take care of a vibrant and healthy garden. Occasionally volunteers are welcome to…

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Cancelled: Waterbird Survey

May 28, 2020 7:30AM—9:30AM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 
1361 Wrighton Rd
Lothian, MD 20711

Join a periodic survey of waterbirds on a freshwater, tidal, marsh at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. The ornithological knowledge and collaborative attitude of our volunteer team creates a phenomenal learning experience. All of this in the beautiful early morning light of the Jug Bay wetlands, on the Patuxent River. Ages: 12 and older. Free (entrance…

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Cancelled: Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary Clean Up

May 30, 2020 9:00AM—11:00AM

Jug Bay's - Sanctuary Proper
1361 Wrighton Rd.
Lothian, MD 20711

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Every year hundreds of bags of trash are collected from the Sanctuary’s properties with the help of volunteers. This year we want to start keeping track of the kinds of trash we find to gain a better understanding of the problem. We need citizen scientists like you to help with the data collection! Join Jug…

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Cancelled: Butterfly Gardening

Jun 02, 2020 9:00AM—11:00AM

Jug Bay's - Nature Preserve at Waysons Corner 
5490 Sands Road
Lothian, MD 20711

Join fellow gardeners, butterfly watchers, and native plant enthusiasts in our butterfly gardening group! Volunteers weed, water, prune, and otherwise maintain the Butterfly Garden at the Glendening Preserve’s Plummer House. Volunteers learn all about which plants support our native pollinators and how to take care of a vibrant and healthy garden. Occasionally volunteers are welcome to…

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Cancelled: Preschool Explorers!

Jun 04, 2020 10:00AM—11:30AM

Bring the little ones to explore nature! Learn about a nature topic and then head out to experience the Sanctuary. We look, feel, listen, and discover at preschooler speed. Dress for the weather – we will always try to go outside! Parents play along with their children. Ages: 3 – 5 Click here to register!

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Cancelled: Women on the Water

Jun 06, 2020 9:30AM—3:30PM

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Tap into the serenity of our wetlands with a leisurely canoe trip on the Patuxent River. We’ll look for wildlife and wetland plants along the Patuxent and Western Branch. We will enjoy a gourmet lunch. Fee includes naturalist canoe guides, all canoe equipment, gourmet lunch and park admission. A hike/walk in the woods will be…

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Cancelled: Bird Walk

Jun 06, 2020 8:00AM—11:00AM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
1361 Wrighton Rd
Lothian, MD 20711

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Join longtime Jug Bay volunteer and birder, Gordon Reynolds, to learn skills for identifying birds by sight and sound on a guided hike. Binoculars and field guides are available to borrow. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. Ages 12 and older. Fee: $6 per vehicle park entrance fee. 

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Cancelled: Patuxent Wetland Park Clean Up

Jun 06, 2020 9:00AM—11:00AM

Jug Bay's - Patuxent Wetland Park
1426 Mt. Zion Marlboro Rd
Lothian, MD 20711

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Every year hundreds of bags of trash are collected from the Sanctuary’s properties with the help of volunteers. This year we want to start keeping track of the kinds of trash we find to gain a better understanding of the problem. We need citizen scientists like you to help with the data collection! Join Jug…

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Cancelled: Butterfly Gardening

Jun 09, 2020 9:00AM—11:00AM

Jug Bay's - Nature Preserve at Waysons Corner 
5490 Sands Road
Lothian, MD 20711

Join fellow gardeners, butterfly watchers, and native plant enthusiasts in our butterfly gardening group! Volunteers weed, water, prune, and otherwise maintain the Butterfly Garden at the Glendening Preserve’s Plummer House. Volunteers learn all about which plants support our native pollinators and how to take care of a vibrant and healthy garden. Occasionally volunteers are welcome to…

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Cancelled: Waterbird Survey

Jun 11, 2020 7:30AM—9:30AM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 
1361 Wrighton Rd
Lothian, MD 20711

Join a periodic survey of waterbirds on a freshwater, tidal, marsh at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. The ornithological knowledge and collaborative attitude of our volunteer team creates a phenomenal learning experience. All of this in the beautiful early morning light of the Jug Bay wetlands, on the Patuxent River. Ages: 12 and older. Free (entrance…

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Past | Archive

Cancelled: Nature Preserve at Waysons Corner Clean Up 

May 23, 2020 9:00AM—11:00AM

Jug Bay's - Nature Preserve at Waysons Corner 
5490 Sands Road
Lothian, MD 20711

Cancelled: Free Patuxent River Clean Up by Canoe

May 23, 2020 10:00AM—2:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
1361 Wrighton Rd.
Lothian, MD 20711

Cancelled: Survival Skills Series: Part III: Basic Foraging

May 23, 2020 1:00PM—3:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
1361 Wrighton Rd.
Lothian, MD 20711

Cancelled: Field Work Fridays

May 22, 2020 9:00AM—12:00PM

Cancelled: Butterfly Gardening

May 19, 2020 9:00AM—11:00AM

Jug Bay's - Nature Preserve at Waysons Corner 
5490 Sands Road
Lothian, MD 20711