Hello, and thank you for reading the Carrie Murray Nature Center's very first newsletter! We are excited to use our newsletter to announce fun upcoming events, volunteering programs, and important news that impacts the Gwynns Falls Leakin Park community.
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Upcoming Events - December 2018
CMNC Bear Tracking:
1:30-4pm – Ages 5-8 – $20/child
Wednesday, December 5
BCPS schools have early dismissal, so come learn about Maryland’s black bears! We’ll hike, build dens, and have ‘beary’ hearty snacks!
CMNC Mother Nature Story Time: 10-10:45am – Ages 0-5 – FREE
Friday, December 7
Free for kids and caregivers to drop-in to hear interactive stories about nature, sing, and meet live animals! Stories take place outside, weather permitting.
CMNC It’s a Birdie Holiday:
10am-12pm – All Ages
Saturday, December 8
Let’s go on a winter bird walk and then make feeders to decorate our trees (or yours) with tasty treats! $5 per person, or $10 per family.
Holiday Caroling: 3-5pm – All Ages
Sunday, December 9
Sponsored by Friends of Gwynns Falls Leakin Park, we’ll be meeting at Winans Chapel on Eagle Drive!
CMNC Birds of Prey Night Out:
6-8pm – All Ages – $5 per person
Friday, December 14
Gather with fellow nature enthusiasts to meet birds of prey!
Recurring Events - December 2018
Gentle Hikes: 9-10am – FREE
Thursdays, Dec 6, 13, 20, 27
Meet at Winans Meadows and explore with the Friends of Gwynns Falls Trails and Leakin Park!
parkrun: FREE 5k timed run/walk 9am, rain or shine
Saturdays, Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Register before your first run! www.parkrun.us/leakinpark/
5200 N. Franklintown Rd.
CMNC Feeding Time with Animals:
12:30-1:30 pm – All Ages – FREE
Saturdays, Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Help feed delicious salads, blueberries, and strawberries to our live turtle and lizard friends!
Work Group: 9-10am
Tuesdays, Dec 4, 11, 18, 25
Weather permitting, meet at the Trail House on Eagle Drive. Contact email@example.com to confirm the starting location!