Events

EPA ORD Healthy & Resilient Communities Webinar – Human Social Systems and Justice in the 5th U.S. National Climate Assessment

Virtual

Climate change impacts our health, environment, and economy, with differentiated effects on communities and peoples around the United States and the globe. Human activities have been the dominant driver of climate change and it is inextricably tied to a history of human development and decision-making from individuals to organizations to...

Mountain State Maple Days

In 2024, the Maple Day dates are February 17, 2024 and March 16, 2024. About Us The West Virginia Maple Syrup Producers Association helps West Virginia farmers connect with each other. Most of our farms focus on maple syrup and related products. However, some are exploring other tree syrups such...

Audubon Society of Central Maryland March Nature Outing

Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary 13030 Old Annapolis Rd, Mt. Airy, Maryland

Join ASCM naturalists for a Bob Schaefer Nature Outing at our Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary near Mount Airy. We’ll be looking for signs of spring, from swelling buds on trees to early spring migrant birds. Bluebirds will likely be laying claim to nest boxes. If winter weather has kept you indoors, here’s your...

Night of Action: Fairfax Parks Equity Study

Virtual

Join the Fairfax Parks Coalition for a virtual night of action! We are building a movement for climate justice in our county. Earlier this year, Fairfax County released an equity study that reviewed practices and policies of the county and Park Authority. Now they are accepting public comments! We want...

Stream Team Leader Training (VIRTUAL)

Virtual

Wednesday, March 20,  6:00 PM -  8:00 PM Please join Rock Creek Conservancy for a virtual training for our Stream Team Leader program. Stream Team Leaders are dedicated volunteers that work with the Conservancy to host their own trash cleanups and stormwater engagement events, increasing stewardship actions within their communities...

Race, History, and Rock Creek: Invasive Rhetoric

Virtual

Thursday, March 21,  5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for a panel discussion to explore why the words we use to talk about invasive species matter. Science communication researchers and invasive plant managers will discuss the intersections of language, framing, and botany...

Maryland Youth-Only Trout Fishing Day

Mar 23, 2024 | 6:30 a.m. - 10 p.m. Please Note: This event begins at 6:30 a.m. statewide but not all locations (e.g. State Parks) may be open or accessible at that time. Confirm your local access point's opening time before attending. A new trout fishing opportunity just for youth...

Trash cleanup at Veteran’s Park & Marumsco Creek

Veteran's Park 14300 Veteran’s Drive, Woodbridge, VA

Join us for the spring cleanup of Marumsco Creek and wetland, in Veteran’s Park.  Please register here.  This cleanup will focus specifically on the stream corridor and wetland, as shown on the map.  This is an undeveloped area of Veteran’s Park.  The trash in the wetland is carried in with storm...

Kenilworth Park North Community Walk and Talk

Kenilworth Park Washington, D.C.

Please join the DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR), District Department of Transportation (DDOT), District Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE), and the Anacostia Parks and Community Collaborative (APACC) for a community site walk to discuss the future of Kenilworth Park North. Date: Saturday, March 23, 2024 Time:  11:00...

Nature Center Pop-Up

Martin Luther King Recreational Park 1120 Jackson Rd, Silver Spring, MD

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...