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Beachcomber's Bonanza

Event Date:  July 20, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm South Beach Nature Nook. Learn about some of the common objects that wash up on the shores of Sandy Point, and then go on a beachcombing adventure to see what you can find. Sifters and buckets will be available to borrow while supplies last. Shine only. More info [email protected] Location Sandy Point State Park 1100 E College Parkway United States See map: Google Maps

Mommy and Me Fitness Hike

Event Date:  July 19, 2019 - 9:00am - 10:00am East Beach Bathhouse. Take a brisk morning hike through Lighthouse Woods with the little ones along for the ride. Suitable for moms with kids in jog strollers or backpacks. Shine only. Registration appreciated to [email protected] Location Sandy Point State Park 1100 E College Parkway United States See map: Google Maps

Bay Buddies Beach Seining

Event Date:  July 14, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm Meet at the South Beach Plaza. Learn how to use a seine net and discover what interesting things we can find in the water off of Sandy Point. Wear clothes and shoes that can get wet. Shine only. More info [email protected] Location Sandy Point State Park 1100 E College Parkway United States See map: Google Maps

All About Fish

Event Date:  July 14, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm Meet at South Beach Plaza. Join a naturalist to learn about fish adaptations, identification, and conservation concerns. More info [email protected] Location Sandy Point State Park 1100 E College Parkway United States See map: Google Maps

Shipwrecks of the Chesapeake Campfire

Event Date:  July 18, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm Meet at Park Headquarters. Families can bring lawn chairs and gather round the campfire, roast some marshmallows and learn about some of the famous shipwrecks on the Chesapeake. Shine only. More info [email protected] Location Sandy Point State Park 1100 E College Parkway United States See map: Google Maps

Sand Castle Contest

Event Date:  July 13, 2019 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm Meet at South Beach Plaza. Show off your sand castle building skills. You will have 30 minutes to create a sand castle that has a Chesapeake Bay theme that will then be judged by the Sandy Point naturalist. Shine only. More info [email protected] Location Sandy Point State Park 1100 E College Parkway United States See map: Google Maps

Fireflies Night Hike

Event Date:  July 11, 2019 - 8:00pm - 9:30pm Meet at Park Headquarters. Families can learn about our local fireflies, play a fun game to learn how fireflies communicate, and then go on a night hike to observe our flashy friends in action. Bring insect repellent and wear shoes for possibly muddy trails. Shine only. Space is limited. Registration required to [email protected]

Story time

Event Date:  January 17, 2019 - 11:00am - 11:45am Meet at Park Headquarters. Ages 0-6. Children and their caregivers come enjoy a nature-themed story and craft. Location Sandy Point State Park 1100 E College Pkwy Annapolis, MD 21409 United States See map: Google Maps

Lighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay

Event Date:  January 5, 2019 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm Meet at Park Headquarters. – Join us as we explore the five types of lighthouses on the Bay including a special pictorial glimpse inside the National Historic Landmark Thomas Point Lighthouse. Kids will have the opportunity to craft their own lighthouse to take home. RSVP to [email protected] Location Sandy Point State Park 1100 E College Pkwy Annapolis, MD 21409 United States See map: Google Maps

Sandy Point Holiday Open House

Event Date:  December 14, 2018 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm Meet at East Beach Pavilion Area – Take a detour from “Lights On The Bay” and join us for free crafts, hot drinks & cookies! Plan to holiday shop as park merchandise will be available for sale. Entry Fee into “Lights On The Bay” is required. Location Sandy Point State Park 1100 E College Pkwy Annapolis, MD 21409 United States See map: Google Maps