Multiple dates, Department of Solid Waste Management, 9031 Reichs Ford Road, Frederick.
Fun, free classes to get your compost pile started - or improved! Classes are offered every spring; 2019 dates include:
- Saturday , June 9, 12 - 2pm
- Wednesday, June 12, 9:30 - 11:30am
- Saturday, June 15, 2:30 - 4:30pm
Classes are free but registration is required. For more info, please visit our composting page.
Boonsboro Green Fest
Saturday, May 18, 10am- 2pm, Shafer Park, 37 Park Drive, Boonsboro
An annual event by the town of Boonsboro to promote recycling and green initiatives. Special recycling events, music, food, crafts, vendors and kids activities. For more info, visit www.boonsborogreenfest.com.
Mother Earth News Fair
Saturday/Sunday, June 1-2, Frederick Fairgrounds, 797 E. Patrick St., Frederick.
This is a national, traveling expo that features an array of workshops and lectures designed to foster sustainability and self-reliance. More than 150 workshops from leading authorities on organic gardening, homesteading and livestock, green building, and natural health. Vendors featuring sustainable products and services. Demonstrations ranging from hands-on seed saving to building mud houses to heritage breed livestock, an much more. https://www.motherearthnewsfair.com/maryland/
Office of Recycling Staff...Out and About!
If you're interested in having a speaker or display for your event, club gathering or business meeting, call 301-600-7405 or find out more online.