Braided Rug Making Workshop, September 24, 1pm – 3pm

Please join us for a Braided Rug Workshop Sunday, September 24, from 1pm to 3pm in our Education & Discovery Center.  Program suited for adults and children 8 and up.   Participants will enjoy learning how to make a braided rug keepsake and how to do this colonial rug making craft.  Presented by retired teacher and Mount Harmon volunteer Janet Rose.  Program cost: $10.  Advanced registration required.

Guided Bird Walk, Sunday October 29, 1pm – 3pm

Bird and nature lovers will enjoy this chance to go on a guided bird nature walk with Cecil County Bird Club President Ken Drier.  Ken will share his knowledge and passion for the resident and migratory birds that are plentiful at Mount Harmon, while leading a guided walk of Mount Harmon’s scenic and historic nature trails. Program cost: $10. Advanced registration required.

Colonial Craft Making Workshop, November 5, 1pm – 3pm

Children and adults alike will enjoy the chance to make several colonial crafts that will likely become family keepsakes and be lots of fun to make.  Colonial craft making is a favorite activity in our Mount Harmon School Program, and will be the inspiration for this workshop.  Ages 8 and up. Program cost: $10.  Advanced registration required.

Photography Workshop: Nature & Architecture

November 19, 1pm – 4pm

Taking More Creative Photographs

Nationally acclaimed photographer Steve Gottlieb will lead this half-day class to explore ways to broaden your vision–how to see with fresh eyes–in order to create images that are more powerful and varied. As we photograph Mt. Harmon’s environment and architecture, Steve will discuss composition, lens choice, natural light, camera position, selective focus, and effective use of foregrounds and backgrounds.

Steve Gottlieb has had thousands of his images published worldwide, including in virtually every major photography magazine. Steve is the author of six photography books and is a frequent speaker on various aspects of photography.

Half Day Workshop: $40. Advanced registration required.

Christmas Ornament Making Workshop

December 10, 1pm – 3pm

Bring the whole family to enjoy our Christmas Ornament Making Workshop and have fun making some wonderful family heirlooms and treasured gifts for favorite teachers and family members. Several Christmas Ornament craft projects will be made and yours to take home. Ages 8 and up. Program cost: $10. Advanced registration required.

To register for MHP Programs & Workshops:

email or call 410-275-8819.