Upcoming Events

Call 410-822-4903 to register!

Tea in the Garden
Thursday, June 14, 2018
5:30PM – 7:30PM
$20.00 per person
You are invited to join Pickering Creek staff and volunteers for an evening tea in the garden at Peterson Woods. Let the sounds of late spring soothe your spirit as you stroll the wooded pathways on this unique part of Pickering Creek. Watch for the late burst of bustling birds in the gardens and jumping fish on the creek as the sun begins to set. A selection of refreshing tea and light fare will be served.  

Summer Solstice Night Hike
Thursday, June 21, 2018
8:00pm – 10:00pm $5.00 per person

Explore the evening skies on the longest day of the year with Pickering Creek naturalists! As the sun sets, set your senses free while walking the trails of the 410-acre wildlife sanctuary and listening for the sounds of the nocturnal world. Test your night vision by looking for owls, bats, opossum and fox under darkening skies. Catch fireflies and gaze at the stars to kick off a summer full of wonder!

Summer Wetlands
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
6:30 – 8:00pm $5.00 per person

Share our summer campers’ favorite activity with your whole family! Summer is the best time to find newly hatched turtles and tadpoles of all shapes and colors – or, just play in the mud! Come in water shoes and shorts and be prepared to get muddy.

Moths After Dark at Pickering Creek Friday, July 13, 2018 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM $5/person

Did you know a group of moths is called a “whisper?” Join Jim Brighton, co founder of the Maryland Biodiversity Project and Pickering Creek naturalists for a unique summer night with an up-close view of the strange and stunning moths that populate the forests at Pickering Creek. Get an up-close view of the intricate patterns on a variety of moth wings and learn what makes moths an extraordinary part of a thriving ecosystem.

Saturday Service Day
Saturday, July 14, 2018
9:00AM-12:00 PM

Help us get the site ready for more weeks of summer camp.  Call 410-822-4903 for details.