The 11th Annual Green Festival Expo will continue to be held at the D.C. Convention Center June 6 – 7. The hours are Sat: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sun: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. It is an expo devoted to sustainability and environmental policies. To learn more, visit http://greenfestivals.org/wdc/washington-d-c-2015.
National Trails Day takes place on June 6. The American Hiking Society will be celebrating trails, and there will be events in every state throughout the country. The events will include hikes, bicycle and horseback rides, geocaching, trail clean-ups and more. For more information, or to locate an event in your area, visit www.nationaltrailsday.org.
The Downtown Denton Farmers Market opens for the season on June 6. It will be open every Saturday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call Wayne Cawley at (443) 786-9263.
The Hampstead Farmers’ Market opens for the season on June 6. It will be open every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. To learn more, contact Marlene Duff at firstname.lastname@example.org or (443) 821-1339.
The Real Food Farm in Baltimore seeks volunteers to work at the farm in Baltimore on June 6. The hours are 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Volunteers may help with weeding, hoophouse construction, compost spreading, and other tasks. Participants should bring a water bottle and wear sturdy shoes and clothes that can get dirty. To learn more, contact Eileen at email@example.com.
The Farmers’ Market at Canal Place opens for the season on June 6. It will be open every Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. To learn more, contact Jeanette Rinehart at (301) 876-0728.
The Mountain Fresh Farmers’ Market in Oakland opens for the season on June 6. It will be open every Wednesday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Some of the vendors sell medicinal herbs, pet food, and wool. To learn more, call Darlene Terlizzi at (301) 334-6960.
The Point Lookout Lighthouse Preservation Society will be holding an openhouse on June 6. The hours will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be docents on hand to answer questions. For more information, contact Jonas Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org or (301) 872-5688.
The 2015 Clean Water Concert Series starts on June 6 at North Harrison Street in Easton. The band Spark in da Pan will perform 6 – 8 p.m. There will also be outdoor exhibits pertaining to the Bay. The Chesapeake Bay Foundation and the Avalon Foundation will be sponsoring the series. Admission is free. To learn more, call (410) 822-7299 or visit avalonfoundation.org.
The Reisterstown Farmers’ Market opens for the season on June 7. It will be open every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, contact Emily Herzing at email@example.com or (443) 841-8700.
The Seneca Creek State Park in Gaithersburg is offering pontoon tours of the Clopper Lake on June 7. There will be two tours, one from 2 – 3 p.m. and the other from 4 – 5 p.m. Attendees will meet at the boat center. Admission costs $2.00 plus park admission fees. To learn more, contact Sarah Fitzgerald at firstname.lastname@example.org or (301) 924-2127.
The Annapolis Maritime Museum will show the film Mapping the Blue which is a documentary about the creation of one of the world’s largest marine parks. After the film, there will be a reception, a Q&A with the filmmaker and some scientists, and a report about some of the park’s wildlife. The event will take place on June 7 at 5 – 8 p.m. Admission costs $5.00 for adults and $2.50 for children. Kids under 5 get in free. For more information, visit www.livingoceansfoundation.org.