|When: Tuesday, July 09, 2013 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Age: 5 and older Price: $4Please confirm event schedule before visiting.
Come explore, examine and identify the many creatures found in a local creek using dip nets. Dress to get wet: wear wading boots, water shoes, or old sneakers that can get wet or muddy. SMARTlink #1144266
|Clearwater Nature Center 11000 Thrift Rd., Clinton, MD 301-297-4575 Approximately 17 miles awayLocated within Cosca Regional Park, Clearwater Nature Center offers a variety of interpretive programs hosted by park naturalists. Environmental education is strongly supported at this facility through interesting exhibits, displays, programs, special events, clubs, trips, and volunteer opportunities. The nature center features a small indoor pond, live animal exhibits, a lapidary laboratory, and seasonal herb and butterfly gardens.Walk in on your own or visit the facility as part of a group to meet the live mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and birds of prey (including a bald eagle) that reside at the center. Admission is free; nominal fees apply for programs.|