Combine reading, and physical activity, in a fun, new way!
A StoryWalk® is a deconstructed children’s book made into signs placed along a trail where visitors can stroll and follow the story from page to page.
Along the Middle Patuxent Environmental Area Trail
5795 Trotter Road, Clarksville, MD 21029
Free and self-guided.
Open every day, from dawn to dusk. The trail starts at the Trotter Road main entrance.
Fri June 17 – Sun June 26, 2022
In celebration of National Pollinator Week, come out to the Middle Patuxent Environmental Area to enjoy a StoryWalk® of Flowers Are Calling (written by Rita Gray and illustrated by Kenard Pak).
Thursday, December 23 – Sunday, January 2
Winter is coming, and it’s time to get ready! Learn how our wildlife prepare for winter’s cold and snow. Come out to the Middle Patuxent Environmental Area to enjoy a StoryWalk®️ of Winter Dance by Marion Dane Bauer & Richard Jones.
Friday, June 18 – Sunday, June 27
In celebration of National Pollinator Week, come out to the Middle Patuxent Environmental Area to enjoy a StoryWalk® of Protect the Pollinators by Rachael Rose Zoller offered to the community through a partnership between Howard County Rec and Parks and Howard County Public Library.Combine reading, physical activity, and family time outdoors as you learn about pollinators while walking through meadows and forest. Then, continue learning with additional books and resources!
The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, Vermont and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library.