March 14, 2015 - Come celebrate the Birthday of the National Wildlife Refuge System! See live animals, crafts, live music, attend a special Aldo Leopold storytime and stick around for an encore of the "Aldo Leopold - A Standard of Change" play later in the day.
Saturday, March 14, 2015 - After Birthday Bash - Join us for this thought-provoking one-act play written by and starring Jim Pfitzer, and directed by Trish Wileman. Set in one evening in and around the famous Wisconsin Shack that inspired much of his writing, A Standard of Change explores the influences and challenges that led Aldo Leopold to penning his widely popular book A Sand County Almanac.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - The Friends of Patuxent and the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation's Capital present environmental films and special guest speaker Bruce Peterjohn from USGS National Birdbanding LAB and more!
June 6, 2015 - Come check out free fishing demonstrations and instructions for kids ages 15 and under!
August 15, 2015 - Learn about wildlife conservation and recreational opportunities through habitat exploration, children’s crafts, fishing, archery and firearm demonstrations.
October 17, 2015 - Enjoy live animals, children’s crafts, tram tours ($), scientific demonstrations, and behind-the-scenes research tours of the USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center.See where endangered Whooping Cranes and Sea Ducks are raised and studied.
November 14, 2015 - Shop for wild and not-so-wild, new and gently-used treasures. Find unique gifts and at the same time support the Patuxent Research Refuge and the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center.
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