Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Park after Dark Event


The Frederick County Nature Council invites you to its "Park after Dark" event at Fountain Rock Park.   Details below.





Park after Dark
Friday August 25th from 7-10 pm
at 
Fountain Rock Park
8511 Nature Center Place, Walkersville, MD 21793

Live Music, Hors d'oeuvre, Silent Auction,
Fancy S’mores, and a Nature Program.
18 and over
 $ 25.00 per person

Please inquire at the park for more information:
 301-600-4460

Monday, July 31, 2017

Fountain Rock Park 30th Anniversary Event


Please help celebrate our sister Nature Center's 30th Anniversary!
August 25th, 2017
10 AM - 4 PM
See flyer below for more information!



Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Annual Butterfly Count


Annual Butterfly Count
Sunday, July 30th, 2017
10 AM - 12 PM
Family-friendly Event!
No Experience Necessary!

FREE!
Meet at the Nature Center.





















Thursday, June 29, 2017

PM Update

PURPLE MARTIN COLONY UPDATE
Nest Check #1: On 5/31, our Purple Martin monitor reported the colony looked healthy with 43 out of 48 gourds occupied.
19 gourds had eggs. 2 had only 1 egg, 4 had 6. A total of 79. WOW!
Nest check #2: On 7/26, our monitor reported 102 hatchlings and 36 eggs.
Thanks to all who have contributed to the success of the Catoctin Creek Purple Martin project.
Photos courtesy of Don Hambright, our main Purple Martin monitor.




Thursday, March 16, 2017

SPRING PROGRAMS STARTING SOON!

Below are some of Catoctin Creek Nature Center's programs starting in April that still have room for you to participate!

FRIENDS WITH NATURE (#9695)
Ages:  3-5 years
Day/Date:  Saturdays on 4/1, 5/6, 6/3
Time:  11 AM - 12:15 PM
Fee:  $28 per parent/child pair

SIGNS OF SPRING (#9700)
Ages:  3-5 years
Day/Dates:  Thursdays on 4/6, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27
Time:  1 - 2 PM
Fess:  #38 per parent/child pair

ADULT EGG HUNT (#10307)
Ages:  18+ years
Day/Date:  Saturday, 4/8
Time:  7:30-9:00 PM
Fee:  $10

ROCKIN' ROCKS & FABULOUS FOSSILS ( (#9699)
Ages: 6-12 years
Day/Date:  Sunday, 4/9
Time:  1 - 3 PM
Fee:  $10

ARCHERY 101 (#9689)
Ages:  8+ years
Day/Dates:  Sundays on 4/30, 5/7, 5/14
Time:  1 - 3 PM
Fee:  #28.00

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER:  
Call 301-600-2936  OR go to . . .
www.Recreater.com