Discovery Center Programs – November2018

The Discovery Center is Free and open to the public

Open Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Friday November 2

All Day

Hands on Science Room Open and Scavenger Hunts Available

Saturday November 3

11:00 a.m. Story & Craft “Stinky Owl”

Join us for the story “Stinly Owl”, featuring the birds of our Aviary. After make an origami owl craft and meet a live owl. Free

1:00p.m. Roving Naturalist

Meet some of the folks that care for the animal ambassadors in the Discovery Center. During this time, live animals will be out for a close-up hands on experience.

Sunday November 4

11:00a.m. Pinecone Bird Feeders and Songbird I.D.

It’s that time of year again! As you are making a pinecone bird feeder to take home with you, learn about the birds that are stopping by the Discovery Center bird feeders.

2:00 p.m. Aviary Feeding

Join us to learn some interesting facts, hear each bird’s story, and watch these amazing raptors eat!

Friday November 9

All Day

Hands on Science Room Open and Scavenger Hunts Available

Saturday November 10

11:00a.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!

2:00p.m. First Impressions

Some animals are born with a bad reputation. This interactive program shows that even creepy crawlies have their own important role in nature. At the end of the program, get the opportunity to meet one of the real animals behind the misconceptions.

Sunday November 11

11:00 a.m. Pinecone Bird Feeder Making

It’s that time of year again! As you are making a pinecone bird feeder to take home with you, learn about the birds that are stopping by the Discovery Center bird feeders.

2:00 p.m. Aviary Feeding

Join us to learn some interesting facts, hear each bird’s story, and watch these amazing raptors eat!

Friday November 16

All Day

Hands on Science Room Open and Scavenger Hunts Available

Saturday November 17

11:00 a.m. Story & Craft

Join us for the story Stinky Owl, featuring the birds of our Aviary. After make an origami owl craft and meet a live owl. Free

1:00 p.m. Roving Naturalist

Meet some of the folks that care for the animal ambassadors in the Discovery Center. During this time, live animals will be out for a close-up hands on experience.


Sunday November 18

11:00a.m. Pinecone Bird Feeders and Songbird I.D.

It’s that time of year again! As you are making a pinecone bird feeder to take home with you, learn about the birds that are stopping by the Discovery Center bird feeders.

2:00 p.m. Aviary Feeding

Join us to learn some interesting facts, hear each bird’s story, and watch these amazing raptors eat!

Friday November 23

11:00 a.m. Roving Naturalist

Meet some of the folks that care for the animal ambassadors in the Discovery Center. During this time, live animals will be out for a close-up hands on experience.

2:00 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!

Saturday November 24

11:00a.m. Snakes Alive

Stop by to learn about Maryland’s native snake species, and get the chance to get up close and personal with the snakes that call the Discovery Center home.

2:00 p.m. Sleepless in Garrett County

Join our Naturalist Assistants to learn how the animals of Garrett County make it through the harsh winter through hibernation, brumation, and dormancy. Then find out what you can do on your property to make the winter easier on these critters.

Sunday November 25

11:00a.m. Pinecone Bird Feeders and Songbird I.D.

It’s that time of year again! As you are making a pinecone bird feeder to take home with you, learn about the birds that are stopping by the Discovery Center bird feeders.

2:00 p.m. Aviary Feeding

Join us to learn some interesting facts, hear each bird’s story, and watch these amazing raptors eat!