Author: Liana Vitali

New: 10 Week Fall Forest Preschool Program at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

Let your child’s natural born curiosity bloom this fall during our 10 week Forest Preschool program! Rain or shine, we’ll spend every morning (M/W/F or T/TH) outdoors engaged in hands-on, nature-themed play and activities designed to encourage independent thinking, observation, and discoveries in the natural world. Ages: 4-6, children must be potty-trained. Dates: Sept 10…

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Brand New Ultimate River Watersports Camp at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

When: July 30 to Aug 3, 2018 Where: Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, southern Anne Arundel County, MD Ages: 12-16 Description: Experience this brand new river watersports camp only available to 10 campers this summer. Nationally-assessed instructors will build your child’s skills and confidence in canoeing, kayaking, and stand up paddle-boarding (SUPing) all around the beautiful Jug Bay…

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Graduate level environmental literacy and systems thinking course for educators hosted this June at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

The University of Maryland and Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary are announcing the launch of a three-credit UMD environmental science course for teachers at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary this coming June entitled Teachers on the Estuary: Researching, Learning, & Teaching in Environmental Science. This course focuses on helping teachers (K-12) to bring environmental literacy and systems thinking to their classrooms…

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Seeking Volunteer Naturalists at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

Share your wonder for the Maryland natural world with learners of all ages! Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary is currently recruiting Volunteer Naturalists to lead our Classrooms in the Field outdoor field trip programs. Volunteer Naturalists assist with leading 2-4 hour education programs for students K-12 in the spring (March-May), summer (June – Aug), and fall…

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Now Hiring: Naturalist & Outreach Coordinator (part-time) – Jug Bay

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, located in southern Anne Arundel County, MD, is now hiring a Naturalist & Outreach Coordinator (part-time). Please see the attached job announcement for a description of duties and instructions for applying for the position. Please share with any individuals or groups you feel may be interested in this opportunity.PT Naturalist Position Description 2018

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Spring Break Youth Programs at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary’s Spring Break programs are designed to engage youth in the natural world through exploration and creative expression. Spring Break in the Park takes children on a full day, outdoor adventure to get hands-on in the forests and wetlands of Jug Bay. Our Science Art Studio will introduce children to a variety…

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Three Weeks Left to Apply: Jug Bay Undergraduate/Graduate Summer Research Internship

Applications for Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary Undergraduate/Graduate Summer Research Internship Program are due Monday, February 27, 2017. This compensated internship is open to qualified undergraduate and graduate students who will conduct a summer research project within Sanctuary grounds under the mentorship of a staff member or an associated researcher. Research themes include: Monitoring Jug Bay…

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