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ACLT Calendar of Events

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September 2015

12 - Walk Along the Bay Membership Event
Take a walk along the Bay with a Smithsonian Marine Biologist and a Geologist at Warrior's Rest Sanctuary. The event is open to new members as well as current members who recruit new members. Make it a full day of Parkers Creek Preserve fun by participating in our "Walk Along the Bay" membership event as well, from 12pm - 2:00pm
12 - Guided Canoe Trip Membership Event
Special guided canoe trip for new members and current members who introduced new members. Launch from Warriors Rest for a beautiful tour of Parkers Creek. 2:00pm - 5:00pm. Make it a full day of Parkers Creek Preserve fun by participating in our "Walk Along the Bay" membership event as well, from 12pm - 2:00pm
26 - Guided Canoe Trip
Depart from Warrior's Rest and enjoy a scenic tour of Parkers Creek from 12:30pm - 3:30pm. Reservations are required. Please call us at (410) 414-3400 or e-mail info@acltweb.org for more information. Canoe trips are physically strenuous, requiring paddling for three hours (frequently against wind and tides), and may require participants to help carry a canoe for up to one-quarter mile over sand to access the creek. Rain date of Sunday, September 27th. REGISTER HERE


October 2015

3 - Hiking Trail Maintenance Day
Join us as the fall hiking season begins and we clear and maintain some of the ACLT trails from 9am to 12 noon. Volunteers needed for chainsawing, sign placement, general trail maintenance, etc. Work locations to be announced. Water, equipment and lunch will be provided. Please register in advance or call the office to RSVP.
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10 - Patuxent River Appreciation Day
Come visit ACLT at the Patuxent River Appreciation Days, Sat. Oct 10th, at the Calvert Marine Museum! This year will have arts and crafts fair, wine tasting, boat rides, music on 2 stages, face painting, food vendors, Homemade & Homegrown, a farmers market, and more. 10:00am - 5:00pm
16 - Fall Fun Member Appreciation Night
Fall is here and Parkers Creek is bursting with color and fun! Come out to Double Oak Farm for an evening of pumpkin carving, s'mores, campfires and storytelling! Special event for members only. More details and times TBA.
24 - Guided Canoe Trip
Depart from Warrior's Rest and enjoy a scenic tour of Parkers Creek from 11:00am-2:00pm. Reservations are required. Please call us at (410) 414-3400 or e-mail info@acltweb.org for more information. Canoe trips are physically strenuous, requiring paddling for three hours (frequently against wind and tides), and may require participants to help carry a canoe for up to one-quarter mile over sand to access the creek. Rain date of Sunday, October 25th. REGISTER HERE


November 2015

1 - Fall Colors Hike at Double Oak Farm
On Sunday, November 1st from 1:00-4:00pm, ACLT will conduct a free guided hike. Join us for a hike through the woods to enjoy the fall colors. Exact trail to be determined. Dogs are not permitted on guided hikes. Registration is required.
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7 - Silent Auction and Dinner Celebration
Join us for our 20th Annual Silent Auction and Dinner! This event is ACLT's annual fundraiser. To purchase tickets, visit the "get involved" section of our website. This is a popular event and may sell out, so reserve your tickets early!


December 2015

4 - Greens Sale Prep & Wreath-Making Workshop
Join in on ACLT's prep day and Wreath-making workshop on Friday, December 6th from 10am - 3pm at Warrior's Rest Sanctuary. Pay $25.00 to make at least 2 wreaths (one of which you can take home with you) OR donate all your handmade wreaths to the Greens Sale and join us for free! Lunch provided for all registered participants. Please call Tricia at the office at 410-414-3400 for more information.
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5 - Greens Sale
Join us on Saturday December 5th for our Annual Greens Sale and Hayride. Enjoy hot cider and holiday music at the Southside Trailhead. This year's annual Greens Sale to benefit the Warrior's Rest Sanctuary will be held at ACLT's South Side Trail, 1985 Scientists Cliffs Road, Port Republic, MD. Hope to see you there!

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