Meadowside Nature Center

The center offers hiking trails and hands-on activities for kids, plus owls, hawks and a bald eagle.
(Rockville)
301-924-4141
8/1

Family Night Out: Bats

Bats are demystified during this guided hike. Best for age 3 and older.
8/2

Citizen Science: Alien Invasive Plants

Invasive plants, what they are and how to combat them, are the subject of this event.
8/2

Explore a Stream

Children can wade into the water to learn about creatures that live in the water. Best for ages 3 to 12.
8/2

Raptor Lunchtime and Talk

The center's residents are the subject of a demonstration during feeding time.
8/2

Vulture Enrichment

The center's resident vulture is the the subject of a lesson.
8/6

Tyke Hikes: Avian Wonders

The event includes a guided mini hike in which toddlers can learn about birds that live around the center. Best for ages 2 to 3.
8/7

Splish-Splash, Drip, Plop

Children can learn about life in a stream by getting wet. Best for ages 3 to 12.
8/7

Thursday Night Campfires: Frog Goes to Dinner

The event includes a movie and marshmallow roasting. Best for age 3 and older.