Through advocacy and collaboration, Friends of Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park, Inc. assures the restoration and maintenance of the Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park as an historic area and healthy urban wilderness in Baltimore City for the experience, learning and enjoyment of all. In protecting the park we strive to balance advocacy, recreation, history, and environment.

We invite you to explore our website, enjoy the park, and join our cause.

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Events and Announcements
Click each item for details or see our Activity Calendar.
 Carrie Murray Nature Center
See dates and times below
 Ridgetop Road, off Windsor Mill Rd. 21207
Open for drop-in visits Monday – Saturday
Birthday parties can be booked
Animal presentations
Check website for information:
 Gwynns Falls Bike/Walking Trail
 15 miles from I-70 to Inner Harbor or Harbor Hospital
Access at I-70 Park and Ride – Trailhead #1
Access at Winans Meadow – Trailhead #2
Access at Windsor Mill Rd. – Trailhead #3
 Nature Art in the Park Deadline – April 10
Friday, April 10, 2015
 Submit proposal for a nature project
Art application details see:
Face book: Nature Art in the Park
Baltimore contact:
Or Call 410-945-0586
 Project Clean Stream
Saturday, April 11, 10:00 – 12noon
 Winans Meadow parking lot
4500 Franklintown Rd. 21207
Community Service hours given
Gloves and bags provided
 Second Sunday in the Park
April thru November, 11:00-3:00pm
 1920 Eagle Drive, 21207
Miniature steam trains rides
Pony rides, minimal fee, games, bike rides
Guided hike, 1:00pm
Labyrinth for walking & meditation
Historic buildings
Picnic tables, playground, tennis courts
Trails to walk
 Birding Walk
Sunday, May 3, 8:00 – 11:00am
 Sponsored by Baltimore Bird club
Meet @ Winans Meadow parking lot
4500 Franklintown Rd. 21229
For info: eKreiss AT Verizon DOT net
Or paul1Kreiss AT Verizon DOT net
 Nature Art in the Park Opening
Sunday, May 17, 2:00 – 5:00pm
 Tours to be scheduled
Eagle Drive picnic Gazebo along Eagle Drive
For info:
Or 410-945-0586
 Orianda House – circa 1850s
Tour and visits, Monday – Saturday
 Original summer home of Ross Winan’s family
Tour and visits, Monday – Friday
8:30–3:00; Saturday 10:00 – 3:00pm
Call 410-299-7613 for appointments
Available for rental
 Baltimore Herb Festival
Saturday, May 30, 9:30 - 3:00pm
 1920 Eagle Drive, 21207
Entrance fee $7:00; Parking free
Herb of the year - Savory
Vendors of herbs, flowers, garden supplies
Lectures, music, food
Bring wagon/basket for carrying purchases