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Holt Center

Holt Center
34 Elmont Avenue
Baltimore, Maryland 21236
Phone: 410-887-5307
Email: overlea-rp@baltimorecountymd.gov 

Nestled in the heart of the Overlea Fullerton Community is the Holt Center, donated to Baltimore County by Lillian Holt in 1976. The park offers nature trails and a variety of art and nature programs for the family. Make time to join us and join in on the fun.

After Dark Adventures

Family fun under the stars
All ages: eight and under with an adult
Cost is free.

Annual Special Events

Easter Egg Roll, Halloween Bonfire and Weenie Roast, Christmas Tree Lighting and Log Cabin Christmas.

Board Game Nights

Challenge your friends and family to a night of skill or chance. Great fun!
All ages: eight and under with an adult
Cost is free.

Children's Garden Club

Join us at the greenhouse!
Ages six and up, eight and under with an adult
Cost is free.

Classy Crafts 

For Adults only. A program to relax and be creative.

Creative Clay

All ages: 11 and under with an adult
Creating with clay is both relaxing and rewarding. Projects are geared to all ages and levels of experience.
The first date listed we create our project, the next date we add the color.
So join us as we roll up our sleeves and get our hands dirty!
Cost: $10 per person, per project or $25 per family with a three project limit.

Exploring Art Forms

From clay to macramé, instruction and development is offered to those looking for a new medium or the development of an existing skill.

Family Fun

A fun family craft program
All ages: eight and under with an adult
Cost: $2 per person or $5 per family with a three project limit.

Full Moon Night Hike and Campfires

All ages: 11 and under with an adult
Venture into the park at twilight and learn about nature at night.
Snacks included
Cost is free.

Garden Club

Bring your family out to share your green thumbs and spruce up our park.

Meet the Naturalist 

A family nature program for all ages.

Native American Series

A hands on experience designed to step back in time and live how the Native Americans did.

Natural World of Art

Ages five and up, eight and under with an adult
Discover the connection between art and nature using a variety of materials and techniques through a hands-on art experience.
Cost: $2 per person or $5 per family with a three project limit.

Nature Detectives

A nature “Who Done It” program.

Nature Discovery Programs

All ages: eight and under with an adult
Discover the many interesting things nature has to offer.
Cost: $2 per person or $5 per family with a limit of three projects.

Nature Explorers Clubs

Mother Nature and Me; ages three to five
Tadpoles Nature Club; Children in Kindergarten through third grade.
Junior Naturalists; Grades four through seven
Each session we'll explore a different wildlife or nature topic through hands-on activities.
Cost: $5 covers all five sessions per club.

Nature Explorers

Summer camp designed to explore the relationship between art, nature and science.

Nature Nights

A summer nature experience

Odd Thursdays

A drop in program for adults to work on crafts or learn a new craft.

Open Nature Cabin

The nature cabin is open every Tuesday afternoon from 4 to 7 p.m. and the second Sunday of every month from 2 to 4:30 p.m. with a new special activity including: Animal Feeding, Nature Craft, Nature Games, and Mystery Animal Day.

Sketching

Develop sketching skills for fun or part of your portfolio development.

Star Gazing

Join us throughout the year for a look at the stars in our community.

Terrific Tuesdays

A drop in arts and crafts program for children.

Wild Weird Wednesdays

Uncover weird creatures, strange plants and slimy, oozing chemical reactions in the park.

For more details on any of the programs offered at Holt Park, please contact the Overlea-Fullerton Recreation Office. 

Revised May 13, 2014

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