Community Calendar

Looking for fun activities for your kids? Or how about a new wildlife documentary film screening? Or maybe, a workshop on gardening or bike repair?

Our calendar features upcoming community events for those who enjoy a mix of outdoors, activism, creativity, and learning. Make the My Green Montgomery calendar your first stop to planning your week.

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  2. Brookside Gardens

Seed Exchange 2019

Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallen, Wheaton, MD

Washington Gardener Magazine presents the 14th Annual Washington Gardener Seed Exchanges! Washington Gardener magazine, the publication for DC-area gardening enthusiasts, is hosting the 14th annual Washington Gardener Seed Exchange at Brookside Gardens and Green Spring Gardens. These seed swaps are in-person and face-to-face. You bring your extra seeds and swap them with other gardeners. Everyone will leave

$15 – $20

DC Environmental Film Festival at Brookside Gardens: Grit

Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallen, Wheaton, MD

The Montgomery County GreenFest partners are proud to join the DC Environmental Film Festival to present three documentary screenings in April at Brookside Gardens. These environmentally themed films are offered as part of Earth Day educational activities and lead up to GreenFest, which is Montgomery County's largest environmental festival. GreenFest will take place on Sunday, April 28

One Montgomery Green GALA

Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallen, Wheaton, MD

YOU ARE INVITED TO CELEBRATE Brookside Gardens Visitors Center Reception Hall Local Vendors, Food, Beer and Wine What to Expect:   Mouth Watering Appetizers, Local Beer & Wine, Delicious Refreshments, Informational Green Vendors, Fun Door Prizes! Eat, Drink and Be Green! Join One Montgomery Green for a night of good drinks, great eats and grand meets with environmentally minded folks. Network with organizations focused on sustainability. Enjoy appetizers and drinks

$50 – $1000

CANCELED: GreenFest 2020

Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallen, Wheaton, MD

GreenFest is the County’s premier environmental festival and combines entertainment, exhibitors, dance performances, food, and workshops to provide a fun day for the whole family. Free Parking and Shuttle from the Glenmont Metro Station. For information go to the GreenFest webpage. Enjoy live music and dance performances Face painting and children’s activities Interactive drum circle

One Montgomery Green Annual Gala

Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallen, Wheaton, MD

One Montgomery Green Annual Gala: Buy tickets now to pre-order meals and adult beverages from local restaurants and beverage makers, pick them up at Brookside Gardens on June 24, 2021, from 4-6 p.m., and head home to watch the online gala festivities at 7 p.m. Learn what you can do to help fight against climate


Go, Grow and Get Active

Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallen, Wheaton, MD

Montgomery County is excited to celebrate International Active Aging Week (AAW) the week of October 4th-10th! If you are 50 and better, we invite you to Brookside Gardens and participate in our signature event on October 6th! Take a stroll around the grounds with the doctors from “Walk with a Doc” and participate in unique


💡 7th Annual GreenFest

Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallen, Wheaton, MD

GreenFest 2022 Brookside Gardens - Wheaton, MD GreenFest will take place Saturday, April 23, 2022 11 am - 5 pm at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton, MD. GreenFest is the premier environmental festival in Montgomery County, MD. A free event, GreenFest is a chance for residents, businesses, nonprofits, and neighbors, to come together, share ideas and

Climate Victory Gardens in Montgomery County: A Community Symposium

Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallen, Wheaton, MD

  The Montgomery County Food Council in cooperation with the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection and Brookside Gardens is hosting a community symposium to discuss increased accessibility to food and resources to convert lawns to gardens. You can register for the event here. With the world facing the war in Ukraine and rising fuel,

One Montgomery Green, 5th Anniversary Gala

Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallen, Wheaton, MD

Join OMG on Thursday, June 23, 2022, to celebrate our 5-year "Greeniversary" at our annual gala with good drinks, great eats, local vendors, and environmentally like-minded folks. It promises to be a delightful day with outdoor activities, local vendor tents, student scientists, exceptional food from local eateries, raffles, and music under the stars.