Events

July Green Breakfast

Virtual

July Green Breakfast - Trapa bispinosa, Invasive Water Chestnut Trapa bispinosa is a new species of water chestnut found in freshwater ponds and lakes, and Fairfax County is ground zero for the spread of this invasive aquatic plant. Join Dr. Nancy Rybicki, aquatic plant ecologist and affiliate professor at GMU, and...

Fishing Fiesta | Fiesta de la Pesca

C & O Canal National Historical Park 4940 Canal Rd NW, Washington, DC

Ready, set, fish! Join us at Fletchers Cove for our annual Fishing Fiesta! This bilingual event celebrates the outdoors, fishing, and community on the C&O Canal. ¡Preparado, listo, pesca! ¡Únase con nosotros en Fletchers Cove para nuestra fiesta de pesca anual! Este evento bilingüe celebra el aire libre, la pesca...

Free

WateReuse Mid-Atlantic Presents: Water Recycling in the Capital Region

DC Water 1385 Canal St SE, Washington, DC

This event is free for all attendees. The WateReuse Mid-Atlantic Section is hosting its inaugural event, Water Recycling in the Capital Region, on Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at D.C. Water. Register Now! “Water Recycling in the Capital Region,” will bring together utilities, businesses, and local stakeholders to explore water recycling...

Muddy Branch Alliance Photography Workshop

Potomac Horse Center 14211 Quince Orchard Rd, Gaithersburg, MD

Join us for a Muddy Branch Alliance Photography Workshop Join us for a short walk with award-winning wildlife photographer Ben Salb as he demonstrates his processes to locate, photograph, and identify insects and spiders along the Muddy Branch Trail. Attendees can be of all photographic skill levels, and no photographic equipment is...

Free

Plastic Free July Cleanup @ Pope Branch Park

Pope Branch Park 2900 M Place SE, Washington, DC

Join Anacostia Riverkeeper for a volunteer trash cleanup at Pope Branch Park to celebrate Plastic Free July! This is a free event. Rain or Shine. All supplies provided. Wear closed-toe shoes and clothing that can get dirty and protect you from the brush. 8:45 AM Registration 9:00 AM Welcome and...

Eco Evenings at the Garden/Tardes ecológicas en el jardín

Join Impact Silver Spring and the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection at the Serenity Garden for a series of talks around greening your gardens and much more. Learn about the community garden, participate in activities, chat with others about gardening, and learn about programs offered by Montgomery County Department...

Women’s Hike at Mallows Bay

Mallows Bay Nanjemoy, Maryland

In collaboration with the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation and Mallows-Bay Potomac River National Marine Sanctuary, this event is part of the annual Get Into Your Sanctuary campaign. We'll explore the three main trails at Mallows Bay Park, which create a scenic 2-mile loop. This interpretive hike aims to foster a...

Women’s Aquatic Network River Clean Up

Columbia Island Marina George Washington Memorial Pkwy, Arlington, Virginia

Join us for a Potomac River cleanup event with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 25-12 (Arlington-Northern Virginia). We will meet at 11am at the Columbia Island Marina (George Washington Memorial Pkwy, Arlington, VA 22202). Please bring water and a snack and wear closed-toed shoes. All cleanup materials will be...

Women’s Aquatic Network River Cleanup

Columbia Island Marina George Washington Memorial Pkwy, Arlington, Virginia

Join us for a Potomac River cleanup event with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 25-12 (Arlington-Northern Virginia). We will meet at 10am at the Columbia Island Marina (George Washington Memorial Pkwy, Arlington, VA 22202). Please bring water and a snack and wear closed-toed shoes. All cleanup materials will be...

Eco Evenings at the Garden/Tardes ecológicas en el jardín

Join Impact Silver Spring and the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection at the Serenity Garden for a series of talks around greening your gardens and much more. Learn about the community garden, participate in activities, chat with others about gardening, and learn about programs offered by Montgomery County Department...