Yesterday, Howard County Executive Calvin Ball awarded the Conservancy’s Nature Preschool a Rise to the Challenge Award for going “above and beyond” during the pandemic. In the midst of lockdowns and school closures, our preschool opened its doors on March 1, 2021 – one year into the pandemic. It has been a true gift to serve, grow with and learn alongside our youngest naturalists.

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