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Montgomery County GreenFest 2018

Montgomery County GreenFest 2018 WHERE THE COUNTY COMES TOGETHER, LEARNS TOGETHER AND TAKES ACTION TOGETHER! GreenFest is back in Silver Spring! For 2018, we're returning to Jesup Blair Local Park and Montgomery College TP/SS! GreenFest is a free, annual event for the whole County. It is part festival, part DIY workshops with a splash of community building. Our goal is for you to come awa...
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DC Environmental Film Festival: Stories from the Frontline

DC Environmental Film Festival 26: Stories from the Frontline March 15-25, 2018 Sponsored by the American University's Center for Environmental Filmmaking In Washington DC, Paris, Sydney and cities around the world millions are marching to protect our planet and its fragile ecosystems. Rangers in Kenya, Mozambique and Nepal are putting their lives on the line every day to save endangered spec...
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2018 Environmental Film Festival Sneak Peak

2018 Environmental Film Festival Sneak Peak Tuesday, February 27 • 6:30  - 8 pm Malsi Doyle & Michael Forman Theater on the 2nd Floor of the McKinley Building, Center for Environmental Filmmaking, 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20016 The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (EFF) is the world’s premier showcase of environmentally themed films. In partnership ...
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Restoring & Renewing Our Urban Landscapes Symposium

Restoring & Renewing Our Urban Landscapes Symposium Silver Spring Civic Building 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD Friday, February 23, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. How can we design our landscapes in ways that prevent harm to existing ecosystems AND regenerate the environment? We live in an age when the most effective progress on protecting the environment will likely occur at the local...
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Montgomery County FrogWatch USA™ Volunteer Training

Montgomery County FrogWatch USA™ Volunteer Training We are happy to announce that the Montgomery County FrogWatch Chapter is kicking off its fourth year in 2018! 1st Classroom training Wednesday, February 7, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8pm Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection 255 Rockville Pike, suite 120, Rockville, MD 20850 Email or call Ana Arriaza to register: Ana.arriaza@mo...
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Washington Gardener Seed Exchange 2018

Washington Gardener Seed Exchange 2018 Brookside Gardens, Wheaton, MD   Saturday, January 27, 2018  •  12 noon – 4 pm Join Us for: Seed Swapping  •  Door Prizes  •  Planting Tips  •  Expert Speakers  •  Goody Bags If You Have Seeds to Bring and Swap: Please package them in resealable plastic zipper or wax sandwich baggies. Put an average of 20 seeds per baggy  more for small seed...
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23rd Annual Sierra Club Environmental Legislative Summit in Annapolis

23rd Annual Sierra Club Environmental Legislative Summit in Annapolis Date and Time: Thu, Jan 18, 2018  4:00 PM  - 6:00 PM  (Local Time) Organized By: Maryland Chapter, Sierra Club Location: Miller Senate Office Building, 11 Bladen St, Annapolis, MD 21411, USA Event Organizers:  Mark Posner, legislation@mdsierra.org, 301-277-7111 Come hear about important environmental priorities f...
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The Allure of Naturalism Talk

The Allure of Naturalism Talk Monday, November 20 – 8:00 PM (doors open at 7:30 pm) – 10:00 PM Brookside Gardens Visitors Center, Education Building, Adult Classroom 1800 Glenallan Ave, Wheaton, MD 20902 The Silver Spring Garden Club invites you to our November 2017 meeting featuring "The Allure of Naturalism" Talk. Gardeners around the world are enthusiastically embracing naturalistic planti...
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The Humane Gardener

The Humane Gardener with speaker Nancy Lawson The Takoma Horticultural Club Presents  "The Humane Gardener" Speaker Nancy Lawson Wednesday, November 15, 7:30 to 9:00pm Historic Takoma, Inc., 7328 Carroll Ave., Takoma Park, MD Did you know that most bees nest underground, not in hives? That baby birds eat caterpillars, not birdseed? That skunks are garden helpers, eating insects who...
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Nature Matters Lecture Series: The Private Life of an Unloved Bird

Nature Matters Lecture Series: The Private Life of an Unloved Bird Wednesday | November 8 |  6:45-8:15 p.m. Meadowside Nature Center, Rockville $8 Registration Required | Ages 14+ Join us for this special evening lecture series that focuses on current topics of the natural world. Light hot and cold appetizers, prepared foods, beer and wine will be available as you mingle with your fe...
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