Save the date for Wine in the Garden

Save the date for Wine in the Garden

We’re excitedly planning your fall party! Wine in the Garden/Beer in the Barn is set for Sept. 19, 2024, with local beer, wine and nonalcoholic drinks, plus food from more than a dozen local caterers. Need a little entertainment? We’ll have live music, a...
Stories under the stars

Stories under the stars

Meet up Aug. 9 for our next Amphitheater Series Performance, starting at 7 p.m. Dovie Thomason, a storyteller with Apache and Scot Traveler heritage, will draw on 40 years of experience to tell nature-themed tales outside in our new amphitheater. Free to attend,...
Connecting all to nature

Connecting all to nature

The Conservancy spent the past year refining our approach to justice, diversity, equity and inclusion. We’ve written a new diversity statement and are working every day to reflect it. Our mission calls us to fully honor, respect and include people of all races,...
Volunteer spotlight: Interns

Volunteer spotlight: Interns

Maryland First Lady Dawn Moore (center) thinks the Conservancy interns are something special and we agree! Many of the high school interns are Youth Climate Institute ambassadors. They are, left to right, Connor (Glenelg), Isa (Marriotts Ridge), Abby (Long Reach),...
Spotted at the Conservancy: Black rat snake

Spotted at the Conservancy: Black rat snake

Spotted at the Conservancy: Yi-Ying Lee spotted this Eastern black rat snake and snapped a picture for the Conservancy’s photo contest. During cold weather, these snakes brumate, a sort of hibernation light, in which they’re mostly asleep, but wake for...