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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.

Fall 2018 Events

Hanging Garden
Sunday, September 16, 1 to 3 p.m. $2 per person (All ages)

Birch Tree Paint Night*
Friday, September 21, 7 to 9 p.m. $10 per person (Adults)

Monarchs
Saturday, September 22, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Free (Ages 5 and up)

Bonfire and Night Hike
Saturday, September 22, 6 to 7 p.m. Free (All ages)

Autumn Leaves
Saturday, October 13, 10 to 11 a.m. Free (Kids)

Bonfire and Night Hike
Saturday, October 13, 6 to 7 p.m. Free (All ages)

3D Spiders
Sunday, October 14, 1 to 3 p.m. $2 per person (All ages)

School’s Out: Wilderness Survival*
Friday, October 19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. $10 per person (Ages 5 to 10)

Holt Harvest Day
Saturday, October 21, noon to 4 p.m. Some activities have a cost (All ages)

Wicked in the Woods
Saturday, October 27, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Free (All ages)

Pumpkin Carving Open House*
Sunday, October 28, 2 to 5 p.m. Free (All ages)

Kids Art Night*
Saturday, November 3, 6 to 8:30 p.m. $7 per person (Ages 5 to 10)

Sketch a Bear
Friday, November 9, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Free (Adults)

Bonfire and Night Hike
Saturday, November 10, 6 to 7 p.m. Free (All ages)

Backyard Bird Feeder
Saturday, November 10, 10 to 11 a.m. $2 per person (All ages, under 7 must work with an adult)

Thanksgiving Scene
Sunday, November 18, 1 to 3 p.m. Free (Adults)

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, November 24, 1 to 4:30 p.m. Free (All ages)

Wreath Making Workshop*
Saturday, December 1, 6:30 to 8 p.m. $10 per person (Adults)

Lake Scene
Sunday, December 2, 1 to 3 p.m. $2 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

Preschool Nature Programs
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.

  • September 19—Seed Saver Book
  • September 26—Braided Fall Door Hanger
  • October 3—Leaf Accent Pillow
  • October 10—Fall Note Cards
  • October 17—Spooky Tree
  • October 24—Shrunken Head
  • November 7—Seed Necklace
  • November 14—Beaded Corn
  • November 28—Paper Star
  • December 5—Stylized Christmas Tree
  • December 12—Pomander

*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!

  • September 14 and 28—Leaf Bowl
  • October 5 and 26—Cat Votive
  • November 16 and 30—Ornaments

*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.

Nature Cabin Open Hours
Thursdays, September 20 to November 15, 3 to 5:30 p.m.
Visit the nature cabin this fall. Each day we will have a special activity, live animals and a scavenger hunt. Look for the second cabin after the garden.

Weather Line

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

 
Revised September 6, 2018         

 

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