Saturday, May 13, 2017
9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am and 12:30pm
Charles County Government Building
200 Baltimore Street, La Plata, MD 20646
The Division of Environmental Resources and University of Maryland Extension are pleased to offer compost workshops. Participants learn hands-on backyard composting techniques and how to both prevent and solve common issues. Registrants can also take home a bin to get started with backyard composting.
Register by May 8th. Space is limited. The workshop is rain or shine. For more information please call Luke Gustafson at 301-934-5403 or Frances Sherman at 301-932-3569.
Mail registration form to:
University of Maryland Extension
Attn: Luke Gustafson
9375 Chesapeake Street #119
La Plata, MD 20646
Or register at Eventbrite: compostworkshop.eventbrite.com(link is external)
The Charles County Government and University of Maryland Extension Program are pleased to offer a workshop on the practical uses for rain barrels and how they reduce the impact of runoff on our local waterways and Chesapeake Bay.
Participants will have the opportunity to purchase pre-assembled rain barrels and learn the technique for later installation at home to become eligible for a tax deduction. Workshops are 45-60 minutes in length. Pre-registration Required - Space Limited
Cost varies with registration options. To register online and pay via credit card (**additional service fees apply to credit card transactions) choose the appropriate workshop time.
To register via mail and pay with a check for all workhops times go HERE.
*Charles County Department of Public Works is providing a discount to county residents for participating in this program. You must be present at a workshop to receive the discount.
*If you would like to order more than one rain barrel please indicate that on the form and adjust payment accordingly.
*You must register in advance to quarantee rain barrel availability on the day of the workshop.
*Your property is eligible for a tax credit for installing 2 rain barrels.
* Rain Barrels are 55-gallons in size and white in color.
For more information contact Jackie Takacs, 240-393-6508 or Erica Hahn 301-396-5237.