Community Conservation Mural

Friday, 10am-2pm

Kids Conservation Art Activity

Saturday & Sunday 10:00am – 2:00pm

Location: Waterfowl Building, South St. Lawn

Adults and children are invited to participate in this community artwork that represent what people value and love about the Bay ecosystem. Kids of all ages will making their own miniature version of the Conservation Mural by painting over previous years’ Waterfowl Festival programs and print publications then using templates provided to create and cut out their favorite Bay habitat creature.

This activity is sponsored in part by the Talbot County Arts Council, with funds from the Talbot County Council. tcac-logo

Kids’ Decoy Painting Class

Hours: Saturday, 10:30am – NOON

Location: Easton Middle School

Bring your children to a place where they can learn how to paint a miniature Canada Goose. Space is limited to 50 children and available on a first-come, first-served basis. The class starts promptly at 10:30am.
Kids Decoy Painting is sponsored in part by the Talbot County Arts Council, with funds from the Talbot County Council. tcac-logo

Kids’ Art Classes

Hours: Friday 11:00am – 4:00pm Saturday 12:00pm – 4:00pm Sunday, 12:00pm – 3:00pm

Location: Easton Middle School 

In partnership with the Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, the Festival’s youngest visitors can try their hand at carving decoys, soap carving and painting decoy magnets.

Kids’ Waterfowl Calling Clinic

Hours:  Saturday at 2:00pm 

Location: Sportsmans Pavilion 

Renowned call-makers will teach children how to ‘call’ waterfowl in this afternoon clinic.  Each participant will also get a special Call to take home so they can practice — and maybe someday these kids will return to compete in the Jr. World Waterfowl Calling Competition during Festival weekend!  There is no fee but advance registration is required.  Space is limited.


Hours: Friday 10:00am – 5:00pm, Saturday 10:00am – 5:00pm

Location: Easton High School

The Fishmobile is a traveling marine science program from Phillip’s Wharf Environmental Center in Tilghman Island that teaches kids and adults the environmental issues imposed on the Chesapeake Bay and its inhabitants. Visitors can touch or hold Horseshoe Crabs and Diamondback Terrapins, learn about oysters and how they help the Bay, examine a Blue Crab and explore much more!