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    Support the Natural History Society of Maryland AND win a crab feast!

    You know what makes summer complete?   A CRAB FEAST!!!   To win an opportunity to win a bushel of crabs, 5 pounds of steamed shrimp, and a case of beer PLUS support the Natural History Society of Maryland, our Belair Road neighbor, purchase raffle tickets at https://www.marylandnature.org/get-involved/raffle/ before July 31st. This summer we are…

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    Support the Natural History Society AND win a guided wild edible walk for you and 5 friends!

    Win a lifetime membership to NHSM (discounts on programs and more!) AND an exclusive wild edible group outing with Nick Spero! Purchase your tickets here: https://www.marylandnature.org/raffle/. Only $5 per raffle ticket and buying more than one ticket increases your chances of winning! We will announce the winner on 6/30, stay tuned for an announcement. Your donation…

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    April 16, 2020: Digging Into The Chemistry of Sand (Balitimore, MD)

    Sand is a loose granular material blanketing the beaches, riverbeds and deserts of the world. Composed of different materials that vary depending on location, sand comes in an array of colors including white, black, green and even pink. But that is just the tip of the sand dune. Join a chemist from the Army Research…

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    April 16, 2020: NHSM Members Only Night–Insects in the Food System (Baltimore, MD)

    Membership has its privileges. Throughout the year, NHSM offers FREE programs just for members. This April we invite you to come and enjoy light refreshments while you mix and mingle with fellow natural history enthusiasts.  Biotrophics is a bio/ag-tech company seeking to discover and apply the power of the insect for the benefit of humanity…

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    March 29, 2020: NATURE CONNECTIONS: Outside Your Window (Baltimore, MD)

    We hope you’ll join us for our Nature Connections series.  Nature Connections is full of surprising and interesting facts about the world around us.  This free family friendly program is for nature enthusiasts of all ages. Themes vary monthly, registration is recommended and there is always a craft.  Bring out your inner scientist with the…

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    May 2, 2020: Rock Swap 2020 (Baltimore, MD)

    Calling All Rockhounds!!!! A Rock Swap is an informal way for Rockhounds to come together to show, sell and trade their stuff. As it suggests, sometimes people simply trade their items for those that another trader brings. Other times, things are bought and sold in a normal buyer seller exchange. Sometimes people come just to…

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    March 19, 2020: Paleozoic Sharks across the United States–Members Only Night (Baltimore, MD )

    Membership has its privileges. Throughout the year, NHSM offers FREE programs just for members. This March we invite you to come and enjoy light refreshments while you peruse a collection of shark fossils and mix and mingle with fellow natural history enthusiasts.  John-Paul Hodnett has spent most of his life searching for and finding the…

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    February 23, 2020: Nature Connections: Iron (Baltimore, MD )

    NATURE CONNECTIONS: Iron We hope you’ll join us for our Nature Connections series.  Nature Connections is full of surprising and interesting facts about the world around us.  This free family friendly program is for nature enthusiasts of all ages. Themes vary monthly, registration is recommended and there is always a craft.  Bring out your inner…

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    January 26, 2020: NATURE CONNECTIONS: Skulls and Teeth (Baltimore, MD)

    SKULLS & TEETH NATURE CONNECTIONS IS BACK!!   We hope you’ll join us! Come meet some local experts at the Natural History Society of Maryland for a fun afternoon learning about the most fascinating and informative part of the body, the skull! Skulls give clues on an animal’s dietary habits (food chains), predator/prey relationships, anatomy, biology,…

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    (Baltimore, MD) NATURE CONNECTIONS: Trees

    NATURE CONNECTIONS: Trees At this months free Nature Connections we will be exploring trees! Did you know that different parts of a tree grow at different times throughout the year. Typically, most of the foliage growth happens in the spring, followed by trunk growth in the summer and root growth in the fall and winter.  …

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