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Charles County, Maryland

Environmental Resources Outreach Event

Environmental Resources Outreach Event

Workshops and Shredding
Rain or Shine! 
Check back in January 2018.
The date for the 2018 spring outreach event is to be determined. Residents will have the chance to shred personal identifiable paperwork, learn about composting and/or rain barrels.  
 
Document Shredding
TBD
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The Blue Crabs Stadium
11765 St. Linus Drive, Waldorf, MD 
 
Compost Bin Workshops 
TBD
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (Advance registration is required.)
The Blue Crabs Stadium
11765 St. Linus Drive, Waldorf, MD 

The Division of Environmental Resources and the University of Maryland Extension are pleased to offer compost workshops. In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn the basics of home composting. Master Gardeners and Extension staff will explain the proper materials and techniques needed to create quality compost for your garden and landscape. Registrants can receive a free plastic GEOBIN or get instructions on making a wire bin at home. Additional information about backyard composting is available at DPW's backyard composting website.

Advance registration is required. Please visit the link below to register online or for mail-in instructions.

  • Online Registration 
  • Mail-in Form

 

Rain Barrel Workshops 
TBD
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (Advance registration and payment are required.)
The Blue Crabs Stadium
11765 St. Linus Drive, Waldorf, MD 
 
Charles County Government and the University of Maryland Extension will be hosting Rain Barrel Workshops.  Participants will learn how to properly install a rain barrel, practical uses, and how they reduce the impact of runoff on our local waterways and the Chesapeake Bay. After installation of the barrel, residents are eligible for a tax deduction. Additional information about rain barrels is available at PGM's Stormwater Outreach website.  

Advance registration is required. Please visit the link below to register online or for mail-in instructions.
  • Online Registration 
  • Mail-in Form