The opening of the Shady Grove Farmers Market will feature local farmers, food trucks, artisan jewelry, BBQ, Seafood, Italian, cheeses, eggs, meats and more. Wednesday, May 3rd from 11am – 2pm at the Johns Hopkins Rockville Campus, 9601 Broschart Road, Rockville.
Learn about what is and isn’t accepted by the county for recycling, how it is sorted, where it goes, and what it becomes. Friday, May 5th from 11am – 12:30pm at the MoCo Recycling Center and Transfer Station, 16105 Frederick Rd, Derwood.
The 3rd annual Montgomery County GreenFest will feature music, films, speakers, exhibitors and workshops all focused on building community and improving our environment. Saturday, May 6th from 11am – 4pm at Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm, 506 South Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD.
The Move More Montgomery Festival features a community walk, sport and fitness demos, active performances and mini-classes, interactive health and wellness booths and the Fido Fitness Arena (for our four legged family members). Saturday, May 6, from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. at Bauer Drive Community Recreation Center, 14625 Bauer Drive, Rockville.
Montgomery County’s strawberry harvest festival brings together the area’s strawberry farmers, entertainment, fun, food vendors and artisans. Saturday, May 13 from 10 am – 5 pm at Camp Bennett Farm, 20501 Georgia Ave, Brookeville, MD.
This Drexel University Center for Public Health Practice webinar will provide a high-level overview of upcoming policy debates in Washington over the future of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly “food stamps”). Thursday, May 18th from 9:30-10:30am.
Crossroads Farmers Market will reopen on May 31st. Help them celebrate at their market kick-off party and silent auction. May 21st from 3-6pm at Republic TKPK, 6939 Laurel Ave, Takoma Park, MD.
This Summit will bring together potential partners and problem-solvers from business, non-profit, government, residential and agricultural sectors to envision organized food-waste composting in Frederick County. Monday, May 22nd from 8:30am – 12:30pm at Fox Haven Farm, 3630 Poffenberger Road, Jefferson, MD.
NESAWG’s It Takes a Region Conference draws together practitioners and professionals across the Northeast working to transform the region’s food system. Preconference on Thursday, November 9th and Conference on Friday, November 10th and Saturday, November 11th at the Lord Baltimore Hotel, 20 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD.