Current & Upcoming

Magnificent Marsh Mammals 

Feb 20, 2021 4:00PM—Feb 20, 2021 6:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary  1361 Wrighton Rd Lothian, MD 20711

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Early evening is a good time to look for beavers and otters! Join Chuck Hatcher, Jug Bay’s resident expert on otters, for a 1-2 mile walk through the woods to our Beaver Pond. There you will look and listen for signs of activity while Chuck shares interesting facts about these amazing creatures. Bring a flashlight.…

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Nature Play Day at Jug Bay! 

Feb 24, 2021 1:00PM—3:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd Lothian, MD 20711

Get your kids outside for fun and exploration around Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. We will explore a specific nature topic and spend time immersed in nature at Jug Bay. Dress for the weather, and we will go out exploring! We might watch for Osprey, look for signs of spring, learn about trees, or look for…

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Field Work Fridays

Feb 26, 2021 9:00AM—12:00PM

Various Jug Bay Locations Lothian, MD 20711

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Every Friday in February Various locations Kick off the weekend with the great feeling that comes with doing good and important work! Join our Field Work Fridays at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. Every Friday rain or shine, volunteers join staff naturalists to tackle a stewardship project in need of support. Projects include invasive plant removals,…

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Soup & Science

Feb 28, 2021 2:00PM—3:00PM

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  Join us for an hour on Sunday February 28th, starting at 2pm for the second installment of this winter’s virtual Soup & Science series.   Thomas Baden, Facility Director, Natural and Historical Resources Division, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County, will speak about the importance of deer management on Jug Bay properties and beyond. Registration is…

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Pollinator Monday at JBFP

Mar 01, 2021 9:00AM—12:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary - Jug Bay Farm Preserve  6032 Pindell Road Lothian, MD 20711

Every Monday Year Round Join staff amd volunteers on Mondays 9 am – 12 noon at the Jug Bay Farm Preserve (JBFP) to work in our pollinator gardens.To beat the heat we will meet 8-11 am June 21-Sept 15. Learn about native perennials that support our native butterflies, bees, and other pollinators. Volunteers will weed, mulch,…

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Nature Play Day at Jug Bay! 

Mar 03, 2021 1:00PM—3:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd Lothian, MD 20711

Get your kids outside for fun and exploration around Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. We will explore a specific nature topic and spend time immersed in nature at Jug Bay. Dress for the weather, and we will go out exploring! We might watch for Osprey, look for signs of spring, learn about trees, or look for…

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Volunteer Naturalist Training

Mar 04, 2021 1:00PM—4:00PM

McCann Visitor Center 1361 Wrighton Road Lothian, MD 20711

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It is time to get ready for spring field trips and summer camps! Share your love of nature with the next generation by becoming a Volunteer Naturalist at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. Volunteer Naturalists lead small groups of school age students through the wetland, woods, and stream during field trips and summer camps. Field trips…

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Field Work Fridays

Mar 05, 2021 9:00AM—12:00PM

Various Jug Bay Locations Lothian, MD 20711

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Every Friday Year Round Various locations Kick off the weekend with the great feeling that comes with doing good and important work! Join our Field Work Fridays at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. Every Friday rain or shine, volunteers join staff naturalists to tackle a stewardship project in need of support. Projects include invasive plant removals,…

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Bird Walk

Mar 06, 2021 7:00AM—10:00AM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd Lothian, MD 20711

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Join avid birder and Maryland Master Naturalist, Mike Quinlan, to learn skills for identifying birds by sight and sound. Novice and experienced birders are welcome on this 2-3 mile walk to explore the forests and wetlands in search of the 250+ species of birds that call Jug Bay home, or migrate through. Wear comfortable walking…

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Pollinator Monday at JBFP

Mar 08, 2021 9:00AM—12:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary - Jug Bay Farm Preserve  6032 Pindell Road Lothian, MD 20711

Every Monday Year Round Join staff amd volunteers on Mondays 9 am – 12 noon at the Jug Bay Farm Preserve (JBFP) to work in our pollinator gardens.To beat the heat we will meet 8-11 am June 21-Sept 15. Learn about native perennials that support our native butterflies, bees, and other pollinators. Volunteers will weed, mulch,…

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Past | Archive

Stream Water Chemistry

Feb 20, 2021 9:30AM—12:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd Lothian, MD 20711

Stream Water Chemistry

Feb 20, 2021 1:00PM—3:30PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd Lothian, MD 20711

Pysanky: Ukrainian Egg Decorating (VIRTUAL)

Feb 20, 2021 12:00PM—2:00PM

Virtual (Zoom)

Stream Water Chemistry

Feb 19, 2021 9:30AM—12:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd Lothian, MD 20711

Field Work Fridays

Feb 19, 2021 9:00AM—12:00PM

Various Jug Bay Locations Lothian, MD 20711

Nature Play Day at Jug Bay! 

Feb 17, 2021 1:00PM—3:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd Lothian, MD 20711