Sustainability Events Calendar

Check out our sustainability calendar of events for a wide range of conference, trainings, and programs across the region.  In addition, we post information regarding Sustainable Maryland-sponsored events. You can also post events of interest to the Sustainable Maryland community by clicking on "Add Event" at right.  This link will only appear if you are logged into the website.  Click on "Sign in or sign up" on the top left of this page to log in.

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Bike Maryland Symposium

February 19, 2019 - 7:00 am to 3:30 pm

Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr. Senate Building, President’s Conference Center West

11 Bladen Street, Annapolis, MD

Event Type: Conferences

National Bike Summit

March 09, 2019 to March 12, 2019

The National Bike Summit is the premier bike advocacy event of the year, uniting the voices of bicyclists on Capitol Hill and showcasing successes on the ground, learning how they happen, and exploring ways to expand their reach. 

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Event Type: Conferences

Nature City Forum

March 26, 2019 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Brookside Gardens Wheaton, Maryland

NatureCity Forum, a full day exploration of green infrastructure with designers, practitioners, planners and advocates. The day will include local, regional and national case studies, as well as tools and research on the planning and implementation of green infrastructure for climate resiliency, community building, human health and ecological benefit. Come add your voice to this day long exploration and discussion.

 

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Event Type: Conferences

Howard County Greenfest

April 13, 2019 - 10:00 am to 1:52 pm

Howard Community College - Science, Engineering, and Technology Building

Planned Activities for 2019 

  • Tables with local green businesses and environmental non-profits
  • Native plant sale
  • Children's activities
  • Free compost bin giveaway
  • Workshops and speakers
  • Live birds and reptiles on display with local experts
  • Local food vendors
  • Free paper shredding

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Event Type: Conferences

The Humane Garden: Cultivating Compassion for all Creatures Severna Park

April 22, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location and specific date/time TBD

Event Type: Conferences

Middletown Green Expo

April 27, 2019 - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Downtown District, Middletown, MD 21769

Event Type: Conferences

Maryland Day

April 27, 2019 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

University of Maryland

Enjoy a day of learning, fun and discovery. At the 21st annual Maryland Day, you’ll find a wide variety of family-friendly events and activities where you can explore our world of Fearless Ideas.  


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Event Type: Conferences

Green Neighbor Festival

May 04, 2019 - 12:00 am to 11:59 am

Culler Lake Park, Frederick, MD

The Green Neighbor Festival committee is planning a week long celebration of sustainability in Frederick County. 

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Event Type: Conferences

Greenbelt Green Man Festival

May 11, 2019 to May 12, 2019

Roosevelt Center

Join us, rain or shine, for two days of music, vendors, crafts, environmental awareness, food, and fun in beautiful downtown!

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Event Type: Conferences

Maryland Land Conservation Conference

May 16, 2019 to May 17, 2019

Linthicum Heights, MD

The annual Maryland Land Conservation Conference is the largest conservation gathering and only land trust convocation of its kind in the state. This annual land conservation conference will bring together land trusts, conservancies, local and state government agencies, heritage organizations, members of the agricultural community and other partners for a comprehensive discussion about the future of land conservation in our region.

The conference will cover topics relevant to the land conservancy community, exploring themes related to community engagement, organizational development and communications, sustainability, and regional partnerships.

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Event Type: Conferences