How to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse-101

Friday, March 20, 2015 Survive the Zombie Apocalypse
6 p.m.– 9 p.m.

Learn the basics for survival!

This fun program will concentrate on

  • fire building
  • how to build a shelter
  • finding food in the wild
  • how to make water safe to drink, and
  • how to cook over an open fire.

These skills may come in handy someday…you never know!
Better safe than sorry!

Please pre-register.
$4/adults, $2/children 5 and under.

Art Show at Carrie Murray Nature Center

Thomas Pearce, Annapolis freelance artist

Thomas Pearce, artist

Show his works of rain forest animals and
some of the Carrie Murray Nature Center’s animals

June 20
Carrie Murray Nature Center

Works will be for sale.
$10 raffle tickets available. Win a large picture!
Proceeds benefit Carrie Murray Nature Center.
Wine and cheese reception.

Please let us know if you’re planning to attend.

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Photo Day with Birds of Prey

Carrie Murray Nature Center

Spend the day with our birds of prey!
Cameras are the only thing we shoot with!

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Take pictures of our resident injured and orphaned birds in natural settings. Whether you are a professional or a novice, take advantage of taking pictures of these beautiful animals up close.

Show our experts your pictures and maybe you will win a prize!

Guest judges will award:

  • 1st prize: a  turkey
  • 2nd prize: a pumpkin pie
  • 3rd prize: a box of stuffing

Good fun will be had by all!

November 23, 2013
Please pre-register. $25 per photographer, $5/all others.

A Winter’s Night at Carrie Murray Nature Center

Join us for an evening of holiday cheer
to support the Carrie Murray Nature Center
Winter Tree with lights

Sponsored by the Friends of Carrie Murray Nature Center

Saturday, December 8
5 – 9 PM
RSVP by December 3

Tickets $25 each. RSVP and pay below.

Enjoy a buffet, refreshments, and tours of the Center.
Meet our critters | Silent Auction | Special guests

Guest speaker Dr. Willa Brooks (CCBC)
Book signings by Middelton Evans and Marie Cromwell

Spring Clean Up at Carrie Murray

Please mark your calendar…

We’re focusing on fixing up the entrance to the nature center. We need your help!

Who: You, your family and friends
What: Workday at Carrie Murray
When: May 12, 9am to 12

Details: Stay tuned! Start lining up people now and let me know who’s coming.

Orianda House Annual Holiday Open House

One Park , Many Hands

Orianda House open to the public!
See what you’ve been missing.
Visit what you’ve been curious about.
Remember what you’ve loved.


Guest speaker: Dr. Dwayne B. Thomas, Ph.D.
Interim Director of Recreation and Parks

Saturday, December 26, 2009
5 – 9 pm

Featuring history talks by Guy Hager and Ed Orser

Live Entertainment Displays 10bullet Tours of the Mansion
Donations Accepted

Sponsored by

Ancient Wisdom Teachings Spiritual Lodge
Baltimore Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound
Baltimore City Dept. of Recreation and Parks
Carrie Murray Nature Center
Friends of Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park
Friends of Orianda House
Gwynns Falls Trail Council
Parks & People Foundation

1901 Eagle Drive
Baltimore, MD 21207


Click here for flier about this event

Please note: This event was rescheduled from December 19