Deep Creek Lake Discovery Center March 2017 Events

Saturday, March 4

turtle11 a.m.
Dr. Seuss's Birthday - The Lorax Celebrate Dr. Seuss's 113th birthday and Read Across America Day with a reading of "The Lorax." Hot chocolate to follow.

1:30 p.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.

Sunday, March 5

11 a.m.
Snakes Alive! Learn about Maryland's snakes and meet our Discovery Center snakes up close and personal.

2 p.m.
Aviary Feeding Join us during feeding time for the birds of prey to learn about the natural history of the birds in the aviary, as well as our birds' individual stories.

Saturday, March 11

10 a.m.
Hound Hike Bring your dog and hike the trails with our staff. This is a great way to get outside with your pets. Pets much be leashed and under control.

1:30 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, March 12

11 a.m.
Science Room Fun Join us in the Science Room for crafts, animal meet and greets, fun experiments and more.

2 p.m.
Aviary Feeding Join us during feeding time for the birds of prey to learn about the natural history of the birds in the aviary, as well as our birds' individual stories.

Saturday, March 18

11 a.m.
First Impressions Some animals are born with a bad reputation. This interactive programs shows that even creepy crawlies have their own important role in nature. Great for all ages.

11 a.m.
Snakes Alive! Learn about Maryland's snakes and meet our Discovery Center snakes up close and personal.

Sunday, March 19

11 a.m.
Turtle Talk and Craft Join the naturalist for a story about Maryland's State reptile and meet the Discovery Center turtles. A brief craft will follow.

2 p.m.
Aviary Feeding Join us during feeding time for the birds of prey to learn about the natural history of the birds in the aviary, as well as our birds' individual stories.

Saturday, March 25

11 a.m.
Signs of Spring Hike Explore the outdoors with our staff looking for those early signs of spring.

1 p.m.
Birds and Bark - Tree Bark That Is Join staff for a hike on our nature trails focusing on tree identification and birds that we may see along the way. One hour easy hike.

Sunday, March 26

11 a.m.
Snakes Alive! Learn about Maryland's snakes and meet our Discovery Center snakes up close and personal.

2 p.m.
Aviary Feeding Join us during feeding time for the birds of prey to learn about the natural history of the birds in the aviary, as well as our birds' individual stories.