In late summer, butterflies and blooms are in their glory! Come to the Glendening Nature Preserve for insect relay races, butterfly crafts, and fun activities. Observe and learn about butterflies and their host plants in the Butterfly Garden, take a hike with a naturalist to spot birds, butterflies and other insects in the surrounding meadows, and learn how to attract birds to your backyard. All ages. FREE.
Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary is located at 1361 Wrighton Road, Lothian, Maryland 20711. The sanctuary is open to the public 9:00am – 5:00pm Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Park admission fee: $6.00 per vehicle. Glendening Preserve is open to the public 9:00am – 5:00pm every day for hiking. (Closed on holidays) Visit http://www.jugbay.org for directions, information, and updates to our schedule. Registration is required for all programs. An adult must accompany children under 13.