The Oregon Ridge Nature Center in Cockeysville is holding their Annual Pancake Breakfast on March 7 and 8. The hours will be 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Pancakes with maple syrup, sausages and orange juice will be served. There will also be music, raffles and face painting. Admission is $7.00 for adults and $4.00 for children between 2 and 8. For more information, call (410) 887-1815.
Blue Water Baltimore seeks volunteers to remove invasive ivies from the trees along the Towson Run walking path at the Towson YMCA. The hours are 9 – 11 a.m. Gloves and tools will be provided, but volunteers may bring their own, along with a water bottle. To learn more, call (410) 254-1577.
The Real Food Farm in Baltimore seeks volunteers to work at the farm in Baltimore on March 7. The hours are 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Volunteers may help with weeding, hoophouse construction, compost spreading, and other tasks. Participants should wear sturdy shoes and clothes that can get dirty and bring a water bottle. To learn more, contact Eileen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Soldiers’ Delight N.E.A. in Owings Mills is holding a Bluebird Workshop on March 7. The hours will be 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Attendees will learn about bluebirds and then make bluebird nest boxes. The boxes should be installed by the end of March to attract bluebirds. Registration is required, and each nestbox costs $20.00 To learn more, contact Alyssa Henn at email@example.com or (410) 922-3044.
The Patterson Park Audubon Center is holding a wildlife gardening workshop for adults at the Southeast Anchor Branch of the Enoch Pratt Library on March 7. The hours are 1 – 3 p.m. Attendees will learn how to garden with native plants in an urban area. Registration is required. Spanish translation will be available. For more information, call (410) 558-2473 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Adkins Arboretum is holding a workshop, Woodland Gardening: Inviting the Forest in Your Backyard, on March 8. The hours will be 1 – 4 p.m. During the workshop, participants will make a map of their property and learn how to convert a backyard into a woodland. The workshop will emphasize converting lawns into natural area. Participants should bring photos, a property plat and other information about their property. Registration is required. Members pay a fee of $40.00, and non-members pay a fee of $50.00. For more information, e-mail email@example.com or call (410) 634-2847.