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Awards

  • Nature Explore - Certified Outdoor Classroom designation renewed for Nature Place (Awarded in 2018)
  • Trip Advisor - Certificate of Excellence (Awarded in 2017)
  • MRPA Landscape Site/ ASLA Award (Awarded in 2017)
  • MAEOE Green Center Certification (4 year Green Center Re-certification awarded by Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Educators in 2017)
  • Trip Advisor - Certificate of Excellence (Awarded in 2016)
  • Nature Explore - Certified Outdoor Classroom designation for Nature Place (Awarded in 2016)
  • International Best Programming Award (Awarded by LERN in 2015) 
  • Trip Advisor - Certificate of Excellence (Awarded in 2014)
  • National Award for Wooden Design (Awarded by WoodWorks, an initiative of the Wood Products Council in 2014)
  • Best of Howard Award for Kids Activities (Awarded to Howard County Department of Recreation & Parks by Howard Magazine in 2013)
  • Maryland Green/Sustainable Tourism Award (Awarded by the Maryland Office of Tourism in 2013)
  • Maryland Green Travel Partner Designation (Awarded by the Maryland Office of Tourism in 2013)
  • Maryland Green Center Designation (Awarded by Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Educators in 2013)
  • Landscape Site/ASLA Award (Awarded by the Maryland Recreation and Parks Association in 2012)
  • LEED Platinum Building Award (Awarded by the US Green Building Council in 2012 )
  • AIA Maryland Excellence in Design Award (Awarded by the Maryland Chapter of the American Institute of Architects in 2012)
  • People’s Choice and New Construction Wintergreen Awards (Awarded by the Maryland Chapter of the US Green Building Council in 2011)
  • Certified Merit for Excellence in Construction (Awarded by Associated Builders and Contractors in 2011)
  • Washington Contractor Award for Best Sustainable Projects New Construction (Awarded by the Associated General Contractors of America in 2011) 
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    Recent Press

    August 2018 - Robinson's River Romp program was featured in the Baltimore Sun. Click here to see photos from the program.
    January 2018 - Robinson Nature Center's Frozen Fest was featured in the Columbia Flyer. Click here to see photos from the event.
    November 2017 - Robinson's Nature Place was listed as one of Chesapeake Family Magazine's "Six Ways to Opt Outside in November." 
    October 2017 - Robinson's Halloween programs featured in Baltimore Sun's  "With the kids: 3 fall activities for Howard County families." Click here to read the article.
    April 2017 - Robinson was awarded a NASA-funded Earth & Space Science Toolkit by the NISE Network. Click here to see the segment on ABC news.
    March 2017 - Best of Maryland named Robinson Nature Center one of the top 10 Nature Center's in the state. Click here to read why and to see the whole list.
    January 2017 - Robinson's Frozen Fest is featured as one of 3, kid-friendly January activities in the Baltimore Sun. Click here to read the article.
    September 2016 - Read about how Robinson introduces the public to the outdoors and provides examples of sustainable living in the Daily Record's Path to Excellence Magazine. Click here and turn to page 17.
    March 27, 2016 - Read all about the egg hunt programs for all ages at Robinson Nature Center in the Baltimore Sun. Click here to read the article.
    February 8, 2016 - A photo gallery of Robinson's Frozen Fest was published in the Baltimore Sun. Click here to see the photos.
    January 4, 2016 - Port Discovery Children's Museum featured Robinson Nature Center and the partnership between the two organizations on their blog. Click here to read the article.
    January 3, 2016 - Robinson Nature Center and the Frozen Fest were featured on Philly.com as 10 nearby getaways from Philadelphia. 
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