The Nature Nook is located in the Murray Arts Building and an inviting space where children enjoy interactive learning experiences on a variety of nature topics. This specially-designed space features hands-on activities and rotating exhibits. Visit and explore the natural world of Annmarie Garden.

 

2021 Exhibits

 

Wonderous Wood: Exploring Nature's Magic 

December 2020 - February 2021

 

Tales of Tails
March- May

Discover the diversity of tails and their usefulness in nature. From mammals, to insects, to reptiles, and more,  this fun children’s exhibit highlights stories about these critters and their impressive posterior parts.

 

 

Symbiotic Relationships 
June- August 

Symbiotic Relationships… some are lovely, some are just gross, but they are all fascinating! Explore fungi, algae, insects, birds, plants and more as we discover how they help or harm each other in these unique partnerships.

 

 

Winter is Coming

September, October, November

This exhibit highlights how plants and animals use the fall season to prepare for coming colder weather and food scarcity. Learn all about their clever instincts and resourceful strategies for survival.

Included:  Gardening for Birds display and activities!

Can you guess the animal by its fur?

Forest pretend play area!

 

 

 

Winter is Here

December- February 2022

It’s cold outside! Learn how animals here in Maryland cope with freezing temperatures and reduced food supplies. Compare and contrast our winter wildlife with the wildlife in arctic regions.

Included:  All Bark No Bite display and activities!

And a pretend play area including an igloo!

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Upcoming

Friday,Nov26th,2021

Saturday,Nov27th,2021

Sunday,Nov28th,2021

Saturday,Dec4th,2021

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