Deep Creek Lake Discovery Center December 2016 Events

Friday, December 30

11 a.m.
Science Room fun Join us in the Science Room for some fun experiments demonstrating how birds fly, see and hunt. Active and participatory.

2 p.m.
Aviary Feeding and Folklore Join us during feeding time for the birds of prey to learn about each species and some special stories from Native American folklore.

Saturday, December 31

11 a.m.
Creating an Owl Join the Naturalist as we talk about the adaptations and secrets of owls. Meet one of our owls up close and then create your own. Develop nature journaling skills through observation and drawing or just come for fun.

2 p.m.
Hungry Critters Meet us inside the Discovery Center as we feed the critters! You will be given a chance to touch a live reptile or amphibian.

Sunday, January 1, 2017

10 a.m.
First Day Hike Join us for this nationwide tradition to start the year off right by getting outdoors and active. Join a park ranger to hike the new Beckman's loop trail. Two miles round trip.

1 p.m.
Roving Naturalist