University of Maryland Extension

Class/Workshop

Harford County 4-H Horse Clinic

Sunday, Jul. 1, 2018 - 5:00pm to Tuesday, Jul. 3, 2018 - 8:00pm
Harford County Equestrian Center
4-H'ers enrolled in the horse project are invited to attend Harford County's 4-H Horse Clinic this summer. Join the fun of two days and two nights making new friends and crafts, learning more about your horse/pony and brushing up on your riding skills before the Harford County Farm Fair. 4-H'ers...

The Poison is in the Dose

Saturday, Jun. 30, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Calvert Library, Prince Frederick Branch
A discussion on friendly and non-friendly herbicides and pesticides, their persistence and effectiveness, and how to interpret their labels.

The Bay-Wise Yardstick

Saturday, Jun. 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Calvert Library, Prince Frederick Branch
Bay-Wise? Measure up YOUR lawn & garden. By changing a few simple landscape practices, you can greatly impact the health of the Chesapeake Bay.

Birding Made Simpler!

Saturday, Jun. 16, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Calvert Library, Southern Branch
There are dozens of apps available to help identify birds. Learn a low tech approach to bird watching using the best app of all, your brain.

Using Pesticides

Saturday, Jun. 2, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Calvert Library, Twin Beaches Branch
Learn fundamental concepts, precautionary measures, and the importance of reading a pesticide label.

Bags, Barrels & Old Boots

Saturday, May. 19, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Community Resources Building
This popular session is back! Learn the essentials for successful container gardening and consider creative combos using vegetables, herbs and flowers.

Gardening in a Changing Climate

Saturday, May. 12, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Calvert Library, Prince Frederick
Discover some of the effects from global warming, how you can do your part in lowering the effects and how to adapt your garden to the warming climate.

Shooting Sports Instructor Training

Friday, May. 4, 2018 - 6:00pm to Sunday, May. 6, 2018 - 6:00pm
Thendara 4-H Center, Hurlock, MD
Maryland 4-H will hold it's annual Shooting Sports Instructor Training the weekend of May 4 - 6, 2018. The purpose is to train and certify Adult 4-H Volunteers who wish to become certified as an Instructor or Assistant Instructor for their county 4-H Shooting Sports projects or camping programs...

Summer Solistic Pollinator Event

Thursday, Jun. 21, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Galilee Garden at Harbor View (1934 Harbor Drive Chester, Maryland 21619)
Take a tour of the Galilee Garden Community Garden. Members of the Queen Anne's County Master Gardeners Pollinator Committee will discuss pollinator habitat, the pollinator garden, and to do crafts with the kiddos. Members of the Upper Eastern Shore Beekeepers Association will be on hand to talk...

Insect Hotel & Rain Garden Tour

Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Queen Anne's County Free Library-Centreville (121 S.Commerce St., Centreville, MD 21617​)​
Members of the Queen Anne's County Master Gardeners Pollinator Committee will discuss pollinator habitat including attracting pollinators, providing nesting sites, and will give a tour of the Library Rain Garden. Participants will build their own insect hotel to take home with them. Participation...

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