Celebrate Earth Month in Montgomery County!

There is something to do each week in April to celebrate Earth Month! View our calendar below to find events near you.

Earth Month 2018 Events

 

Fri, April 20: Scrap Arts Music at Strathmore

 

Globe with LeafSat, April 21

  • Sweep the Creek
  • Anacostia Watershed Earth Day Cleanup
  • Storm Drain Art Painting in Wheaton from 10am – 2pm. Volunteers needed and can earn SSL hours! Pre-registration is required: email ana.arriaza@montgomerycountymd.gov.
  • Paper Shredding and Electronics Recycling Event from 9am – 12pm. Presented by One Montgomery Green and Signal Financial Federal Credit Union of Kensington. Bring all of your unwanted paper and documents to be securely shredded, and bring your electronics to be recycled.
  • Organic Lawn Care at the Silver Spring Farmers Market from 9am to 1pm. DEP will be at the Urban Master Gardeners Table to answer questions and provide information about Organic Lawn Care—be sure to stop by just in time for mowing season to start!

 

Sun, April 22: Earth Day!

 

Wed, April 25: RainScapes: Make and Take a Rain Barrel Workshop from 4pm to 7pm. At Brookside Gardens, 1800 Glenallan Ave. Register here. 

 

Globe with Leaf

Sat, April 28:

 

  • Storm Drain Art Painting in Wheaton from 10am – 2pm. Volunteers needed and can earn SSL hours! Pre-registration is required: email ana.arriaza@montgomerycountymd.gov.
  • RainScapes: Make and Take a Rain Barrel Workshop from 10am to 1pm. Dayspring Silent Retreat Center, 11301 Neelsville Church Rd. Register here.

 

Volunteers in a storm draining painting project

 

Globe with Leaf

Wed, May 2:

 

  • Storm Drain Art Painting in Wheaton from 10am – 2pm. Volunteers needed and can earn SSL hours! Pre-registration is required: email ana.arriaza@montgomerycountymd.gov.
  • RainScapes: Make and Take a Rain Barrel Workshop from 10am to 1pm. Dayspring Silent Retreat Center, 11301 Neelsville Church Rd. Register here.

 

Sat, May 5: GreenFest!

The Montgomery County GreenFest is back in Silver Spring! For 2018, we’re returning to Jesup Blair Local Park right next to Montgomery College.  We hope you’ll join the party.


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