Events

Wildflower Weekend at Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park Virginia

Spring wildflowers are at the heart of Shenandoah National Park's 38th annual Wildflower Weekend celebration! Guided hikes and programs will focus on the diversity and importance of not only hundreds of species of flowering plants that are protected by the park, but other seasonal changes as well. Additionally, winning artwork...

Free

Energy & Environment Forum

Academies of Loudoun 42075 Loudoun Academy Drive, Leesburg, VA

Environmental Commission Hosts Energy & Environment Forum May 14, 2024 Members of the community are encouraged to learn and engage about Loudoun County’s efforts to increase environment and energy sustainability by attending the second annual Energy and Environment Forum Tuesday, May 14, 2024, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m., at the Academies of...

A Perfect Storm: How climate change and its impacts on water affect your health

Virtual

Join Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate and the Potomac Riverkeeper Network to learn more about the way climate change and water intersect to impact your health. We will be launching a new resource on this topic, as well. Partnering Organizations: Maryland League of Conservation Voters & Maryland Public Health...

EPA Mid-Atlantic Summit: “Empowering Communities for Environmental Equity”

The Summit is free and open to the public. The summit will convene representatives from communities; non-profit organizations; Tribes; professional associations and advocacy groups; businesses; academia; and federal, state, and local government in the Mid-Atlantic Region (Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia). However, anyone interested in environmental...

Free

WaterFest

Maydale Conservation Park 1638 Maydale Drive, Colesville, Maryland

Come make a splash while learning about your local watershed through crafts, games, exhibitors, and activities. Crafts and Activities Include: Rain stick making and shaking, fish print creations, bubble fun, Water Cycle Adventures and Spring Crafts

Free

Resilience Hub Workshop

Silver Spring Civic Center 1 Veterans Pl, Silver Spring, MD

Tuesday, May 21, 2024 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Silver Spring Civic Building 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, Maryland Register now! What is a Resilience Hub? Resilience hubs are trusted gathering spaces that are enhanced to support and engage residents, distribute resources, and reduce carbon pollution while enhancing quality of...

Nature Center Pop-Up

Ovid Hazen Wells Recreational Park 12121 Skylark Drive, Clarksburg, MD

Join a Park Naturalist for an off-site hike and get to know a new park! Includes 80 minute hike and social chat at the end. The Nature on Wheels vehicle will provide seating, water and bathroom access (using stairs). This week we will be meeting at Blockhouse Point Conservation Park...

Free

Nature Center Pop-Up

South Germantown Recreational Park 18041 Central Park Circle, Boyds, VA

We are bringing the nature center to you! Each season’s pop up has a different theme. Come talk with a naturalist about the park, explore some natural objects, ask questions and try out biology-themed activities. This is a walk-up event providing a 20 to 30 minute experience. Stay to play...

Free

2024 Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education Youth Summit

Sandy Point State Park 1100 E College Pkwy, Annapolis, MD

2024 Youth Summit - Thursday, May 30, 2024 at Sandy Point State Park (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) Join MAEOE for the annual Youth Summit, a fantastic opportunity for both students and teachers to explore local environmental programs and connect with resource providers. The event will feature celebrations for new...

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