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
12/20

Winter Solstice Campfire

Families will learn how to make lanterns while listening to winter tale and enjoying marshmallow treats. Best for age 3 and older.
12/27

Winter Bird Bingo

Every season brings new birds. Stop by the Nature Center and get a bird bingo card, then hit the trails and search for feathered friends. Share what you find with the Naturalist staff and win a prize! Please register and pay for all attendees. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Register at ParkPASS.org - 301951. 6 & up
12/27

Winter Luminaries

Learn how to make a handcrafted lantern. Best for ages 7 to 10.
12/29

A Day of Winter Fun

Spend a winter's day hiking trails, cooking over an open fire and conducting a few icy experiments. Lunch and a snack are included. Best for ages 6 to 10.
12/31

Otus Rockin' New Year

Make noisemakers, party hats, and other seasonal crafts to ring in the New Year. Event includes music, dancing, free cider and more. Best for ages 2 to 12.
1/3/15

New Year's Rocks

A kid's activity centered around rocks. Best for age 4 and older.
1/6/15 - 2/24/15

Nature Explorers

Kid's can participate in a variety of activities, games and crafts inspired by nature. The fee covers registration for all eight sessions. Best for ages 3 to 5.