October 19, 2004
Bay advocate to speak at nature center today MIDDLE RIVER - Chesapeake Bay advocate Ann Pesiri Swanson will speak at 7:30 p.m. today at Marshy Point Nature Center, 7130 Marshy Point Road. For the past 20 years, Swanson has served as executive director of the Chesapeake Bay Commission. She will speak about environmental restoration of the bay. Information: 410-887-2817.
December 7, 2004
On December 1, 2004, JUDITH ANN ENGELHARDT; devoted mother of Kelly Marie Hobbs, Kimberly Ann Storch and Karen Lynn Smith; cherished grandmother of Henry & Hannah Storch, Katlyn Renae and Connor Smith; wonderful companion Gary W. Krach. There will be a Memorial Service on Thursday Dec. 9, 2004, at 11AM at Marshy Point Nature Center, Marshy Point Rd., Chase, MD. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Nature Center or to St. Jude's Children's Hospital. Funeral arrangements are by the family owned Evans Chapel of Memories - Parkville, 8800 Harford Rd., Baltimore.
August 28, 2008
If you're looking for a quieter activity than the Maryland State Fair this weekend but still want to pass on some of those home arts to your tweens and teens, you might want to head over to Marshy Point Nature Center, 7130 Marshy Point Road, Middle River, on Saturday. From 2 p.m.-4 p.m., kids 12 and older (and adults) can learn the art of canning peaches for fall and winter recipes. Free. Preregistration required; call 410-887-2817.
January 8, 2004
Marshy Point birding Get a glimpse of the region's avian wildlife Sunday at the Marshy Point Nature Center. The center will offer a guided bird walk that's free and open to all ages. Led by a local birdwatcher, the expedition will begin at 9 a.m. and last for about two hours. The Marshy Point Nature Center is located at 7130 Marshy Point Road off Eastern Avenue (Extended). For more information, call 410-887-2817. River of history Learn how one waterway shaped the state's past Saturday during Patapsco Valley State Park's River of History tour.
December 29, 2006
On December 26, 2006, EDNA (nee Beever), beloved wife of the late Julian Joseph Fannon, devoted mother of Carol Lancaster and husband Stephen, Joseph Fannon and wife Kathleen and Patrick Fannon and wife Nancy, dear sister of Alonzo and John Beever, loving grandmother of Joshua, Jill and Jennifer Fannon, Matthew, David and Kerry Lancaster and Ashley Fannon. Relatives and friends may gather at MILLER-DIPPEL FUNERAL HOME, INC., 6415 Belair Road, Baltimore, MD 21206 on Thursday 6 to 9pm and Friday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm, where funeral service will be held on Saturday at 10am.
January 29, 2004
COMING UP Take a stroll through the woods with a local naturalist. Terry Covington will lead Saturday's "Wake Up the Woodchuck Walk," which begins at Marshy Point Nature Center in Chase. After viewing slides of the creatures, Covington and the group will search for groundhogs, their paw prints and their dwellings. This free event, which starts at 2 p.m., is open to children and adults. The Marshy Point Nature Center is at 7130 Marshy Point Road, Chase. Call 410-887-2817. -- Sarah Schaffer NOW OR NEVER Sample a variety of acoustic styles Saturday at the Gordon Center's International Guitar Night.