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Holt Park and Center for the Arts

Holt Cabin at Holt Park and Center for the Arts.

 

34 Elmont Avenue
Baltimore, Maryland 21206
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Phone: 410-887-5307
Fax: 410-832-1538
Email: overlea-rp@baltimorecountymd.gov

 

About

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. For registration information, please call 410-887-5307.

For additional program information, visit the Overlea Fullerton Recreation Council website or Holt Park's Facebook page.

Winter 2019 Events

Crystals in the Clouds 
Saturday, January 12, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Free (All ages)

Snow Jar
Sunday, January 13, 1 to 3 p.m. $2 per person (Ages 8 and up)

Stargazer Party
Friday, January 18, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. $2 per person (All ages)

Raptors
Saturday, January 19, 10 to 11 a.m. Free (Ages 6 and up)

Snowy Farm
Sunday, January 20, 1 to 3 p.m. $2 per person (Adults)

School’s Out: Mysteries
Monday, January 21, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. $10 per person (Ages 6 to 10) Drop off program

Owl Moon
Saturday, January 26, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Free (All ages)

King of Beasts
Sunday, January 27, 1 to 3 p.m. Free (All ages)

Groundhog Day
Saturday, February 2, 3 to 4 p.m. Free (All ages)

Valentine Workshop
Sunday, February 10, 1 to 5 p.m. Free (All ages)

Valentine’s Party (Parents’ Night Out)
Friday, February 15, 5:30 to 8 p.m. $7 per child (Ages 6 to 10) Drop off program

Trees as Habitats
Saturday, February 16, 10 to 11 a.m. Free (All ages)

School’s Out: Pollution Busters
Monday, February 18, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. $10 per child (Ages 6 to 10) Drop off program

Find Your Way
Sunday, March 2, 1 to 3 p.m. $2 per person (Ages 7 and up)

Georgia O’Keeffe’s Flowers
Sunday, March 3, 1 to 3 p.m. $2 per person (Ages 7 and up)

Build a Bird’s Nest
Saturday, March 9, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. $10 per person (All ages)

Jellyfish Paint Night
Friday, March 15, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. $10 per person (Adults)

*These programs require preregistration. Please email rmweber@baltimorecountymd.gov. Include the program name as the subject line, and the names of participants and a contact phone number in the body of the email.

Recurring Programs

Winter Season begins January 16
Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to noon $5 per family (Ages birth to 6)
Come join us each week to discover a new nature topic. Each program includes a story, snack and craft project. Please dress for the weather. Limit of 25 children.

Natural World of Art*
Wednesdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. $2 per project (All ages)
Discover the connection between art and nature using a variety of materials and techniques. Projects are designed to bring out the inner artist in people of all ages.

  • January 16—Macramé Snowflake
  • January 23—Winter Scene
  • January 30—Soft Sculpture Snowman
  • February 6—Shadows in the Snow
  • February 13—Embossed Heart
  • February 20—String Art Sun
  • February 27—Sunset Silhouettes
    March 6—Weaving on Stone
    March 13—Glass Rainbow Sun Catcher

*These programs require preregistration. Please email rmweber@baltimorecountymd.gov. Include the program name as the subject line, and the names of participants and a contact phone number in the body of the email.

Creative Clay*
Fridays, 6:30 to 8 p.m. (Two-part class) $10 per project (All ages)
Creating with clay is both relaxing and rewarding. Projects are geared to all ages and levels of experience. In the first class, we create our projects. On the second date, we add color. Roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty!

  • January 11 and 25—Heart Collage
    February 8 and 22—Owl
    March 8 and 22—Clay Rattle

*These programs require preregistration. Please email rmweber@baltimorecountymd.gov. Include the program name and date as the subject line, and the names of participants and a contact phone number in the body of the email.

Nature Cabin Open Hours
Saturday, January 19, February 23, and March 9, noon to 5 p.m. Free
Visit the nature cabin to meet our live animals, do a craft, and to on a scavenger hunt. Look for the second cabin after the garden.

Bonfire and Night Hike
Saturday, February 23, and March 23, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Free
Venture into the park at twilight and learn about nature at night. Snacks included.

Weather Line

For updates due to inclement weather, please call 410-665-6372.

 
Revised January 3, 2019         

 

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