Green Gathering

August 14, 7:30PM at Columbia Lakefront

Come to our meetup to enjoy great music and meet others interested in sustainability and resilience. Share your thoughts and ideas on how we can make Howard County more resilient. Bring your own chair or blanket. Look for the Transition Howard County sign to find our group. Note that this is an outdoor event so if the weather is inclement, check Columbia Association's severe weather hotline at 410-715-3127 to learn of the event's status.

Registration is suggested. Contact if you have any questions.

Mini Farm Tour

Aug. 25, 10 AM-Noon: Learn to create that unmistakable taste of home grown produce! Visit a local suburban mini farm and family business in Ellicott City. The tour and workshop at this 9000 sq ft vegetable and herb gardens will cover:

* easy gardening tips and tricks

* creating the garden bed

* planting seeds or seedlings

* organic weed and pest control

* composting and building your soil

* drip irrigation

* observing various pollinators

Then get ready to plan for your own home food production! Space is limited so registration is required. Address/directions will be provided after you register.