Yellow Flowers

“The environment, after all, is where we all meet, where we all have a mutual interest. It is one thing that all of us share. It is not only a mirror of ourselves, but a focusing lens on what we can become.” – Lady Bird Johnson


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Parent's Night Open House

Thursday, August 18, 2022
3:30pm - 5:30pm

Parents, this night is for you!  Come see what your explorers have been up to all summer.  Check out their crafts, hike to see their shelters and fairy houses, get a net and see what you can find in the stream.  Meet our animal ambassadors. 

Open to parents from any of our camps AND any prospective parents.  Definitely bring your camper.  Dogs on leashes welcome outside the center.

Beautiful Native Plants Year-Round
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
6pm - 7:30pm

Join us for an evening all about native plants hosted by Mt. Cuba expert, Eileen Hazard.  Program is from 6:00-7:30pm at the Nature Center.  $25 / per person.

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Friday, October 7, 2022
4:00 - 7:00pm

Join us at our cocktail party fundraiser to benefit environmental education.  Grazing table by Chesapeake Charcuterie, beer by Elk River Brewing.  Check back for a silent auction listing.  $75/ person.

Saturday October 8, 2022
8am - 2pm

Run or walk with us at our 2nd annual Fox Trot 5K and 1 mile walk.  Race starts at 9am by the Covered Bridge.  Parking in the Nature Center lot.  Prizes provided by REI and Gore.  Waffle'n Joe Food Truck will be there!  Stay after for a fall festival with local vendors, food and music.  Register for the race below.