Spring is finally here as revealed by the sounds of chirping and singing birds. While we cannot always see the birds associated with the sounds, they are here living amongst us. If you are observant you can discover their nesting places that soon will be occupied by hungry hatchlings.
Does Someone Hear a Tweet?
On Saturday, April 27 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Cromwell Valley Park is offering Does Someone Hear a Tweet?, a program suitable for ages 5 to 8 with an adult, at the Willow Grove Nature Education Center. Reservations are required to attend the program, and walk-ins are not allowed.
Does Someone Hear a Tweet? is $2.00 for members and $4.00 for non-members. To attend a program and/or become a member click here for the registration forms.
Children can listen to a story and make craft relating to birds and bird nests. Afterwards, they will hike around the park to discover the different kinds of bird nests, what birds create them, and which birds are in the park.
In case of inclement weather such as heavy rain contact the park office after 9am. Contact information for Cromwell Valley Park can be found at the end of this article.
What You Need to Know
Cromwell Valley Park is located on 2175 Cromwell Bridge Road. The Main Visitor Entrance is at Willow Grove Farm (second gate). Click here for directions to the park.
There are many educational activities for children and families offered by Cromwell Valley Park, many of them are interactive or hands-on. Some activities include hiking, camping, gardening, and crafts. Adults and seniors can join the fun through seminars, classes, sales, and other events.
The park is open from sunrise to sunset 7 days per week, 365 days of the year. Admission to Cromwell Valley Park is free to the public, although some programs require a registration fee.
Willow Grove Nature Education Center
The Willow Grove Nature Education Center is open most weekdays 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. It is closed Sundays. Hours are dependent on outdoor programs and available staff, so call ahead to see if they are open.
According to the Cromwell Valley Park, the Willow Grove Nature Education Center “offers plenty of opportunities for visitors to learn about nature, farming, local history, and conservation awareness.”
Also, check out the reptiles and amphibians native to Maryland.
So check out Cromwell Valley Park on Saturday, April 27 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. for Does Someone Hear a Tweet? Further information about the Cromwell Valley Park can be found at the link below. Have a great day!
Cromwell Valley Park
2175 Cromwell Bridge Road
Baltimore, MD 21234