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FIRST DAY HIKE

Jan 1st
9:00-10:00 am

Charlotte`s Quest invites everyone to start the New Year off right with our First Day Hike. We will meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 am on January 1st to explore some of our favorite trails as we ring in 2017. Dress for the weather and for walking on unpaved trails. Open to all ages. First Day Hikes originated more than 25 years ago at the Blue Hills Reservation, a state park in Massachusetts and has now spread to all 50 states.

FIRST ANNUAL PHOTO CONTEST WINNERS

PATRICK STONKO:
1st prize for his Wild Fauna category entry of a photo "Deer"
1st prize for his Wild Flora photo titled "Branch with Ice"

JOAN GRANRUTH:
1st prize for her Scenic Views and Landscapes photo of "Reflection of Barn"
2nd prize for her Wild Fauna entrt titled "Buckeye Butterfly"

PAIGE MOFFETT:
2nd prize for her Scenic Views and Landscapes entry titled "Barn & Pond Reflection"

JESSICA LITTLE:
2nd prize for her Wild Flora photo titled "Daisies"

MAGGIE ROCK's Scenic Views and Landscapes photo of "Pond Reeds" was the
voted as the Manchester Parks Foundation Board's Favorite.

Congratulations to each of the winners for their wonderful entries. We hope to repeat this program again in 2017.

Photo entries will be on display at the new Manchester Town Office, located at 3337 Victory Street. You may call the office for open hours at 410-239-3200 or see their website for more information at Manchester's Web Site

COMMUNITY PLANT SWAP

Our Community Plant Swap that was held on May 15, 2016, was a success! Thank you to all who participated.

WE NEED YOU

Charlotte's Quest is in need of people with special skills to help with current and future projects. We are looking for individuals who are proficient with the computer or willing and excited to learn how to maintain our Online Calendar, put together our newsletter, maintain our website or keep records of membership.

Are you a whiz with CGI?
We need help with upgrading our forms mail. Some issues have arisen from the free service that we have been using. If you know how to write cgi scripts, WE NEED YOU!
Are you a take-charge kind of person?
We could use your help with planning Charlotte's Quest's events. Our two major events of the year are Easter Adventure Egg Hunt and Spring Fest.
Do you have a way with words?
You may want to search for and write grants to enhance and upgrade Charlotte's Quest.
Numbers your specialty?
We could use you to help with bookkeeping, taxes and grant project figures.

VOLUNTEER TODAY

For more information please call 410-374-3395 and leave your name, number and a brief message or email us. Click on the "Email Us" button at the top rightside of this page. We look forward to having you add your special touch to Charlotte's Quest.

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Charlotte's Quest
NATURE CENTER

3400 Wilhelm Lane
PO Box 864
Manchester, Maryland 21102

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