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Invite fairies into your backyard with help from Cromwell Valley Park

Invite fairies to your own backyard!
Invite fairies to your own backyard!
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Spring is here with temperatures rising to create the perfect outdoor weather conditions; a time to enjoy the green trees, blooming flowers, and returning animals. Listen carefully to nature’s gentle music as amongst the sounds you might hear the whispers of the wee folk. They are known for nightly visits to dance and frolic in welcoming backyards. Is yours fairy friendly?

Fairy Furniture
On Saturday, May 31 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Cromwell Valley Park is offering Fairy Furniture, a program suitable for families and individuals ages 8 and older at the Willow Grove Nature Education Center.

The cost is $2.00 for members and $4.00 for non-members. Pre-registration is required as walk-ins are not allowed. Click here for a registration form.

Invite the fairy folk right into your own backyard by creating tiny furniture from natural materials. Remember to bring a shoebox to take your project home in.

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 family activities and nature activities suited to children and their families available at 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.

Become a member by clicking heree for the membership form.

Willow Grove Nature Education Center
The Willow Grove Nature Education Center is open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. most weekdays, 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, visit the reptiles, amphibians, and mammals native to Maryland.

Check out the Cromwell Valley Park for Fairy Furniture on Saturday, May 31 from 10:30 a.m. to 12h p.m., and welcome fairy peoples to your backyard. 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
410-887-2503/2504

www.cromwellvalleypark.org