Watkins Nature Center301 Watkins Park Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
301-218-6702; TTY 301-699-2544
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Watkins Nature Center offers close-up wildlife investigation with its resident live animals, hands-on exhibits, interpretive programs, and special events. Live animal displays include insects, amphibians, reptiles, and birds of prey.
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Trash to Treasure Green Craft Fair
Join us on Saturday, November 4, 2017, from 10 am - 4 pm for our 8th annual Trash To Treasure Green Craft Fair. Explore local crafters and artists who create treasures made from at least 50% recycled, organic, fair trade or sustainably-harvested materials. There will be food vendors, face-painting, a kids craft table and more! Admission is free! A call for vendors will go out by May 1, 2017.
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Location/DirectionsLocated in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, in Watkins Regional Park, one mile west of the Six Flags America amusement park.
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