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5th Annual Gardens by the Sea Tour

Event Date:  June 7, 2014 (All day) - June 8, 2014 (All day) 5th Annual Gardens by the Sea tour Sponsored by the Kent Island Federation of Arts 405 Main Street, Stevensville MD Annual tour of waterside gardens on Kent Island. End the day by visiting a local vineyard for wine tasting (additional cost). June 7th & 8th 10-4 Rain or shine Artists will be painting in each garden. Join us for a lovely day or weekend. Tickets: $20 advance/ $25 day of the event Ticket is good for both days! Call 410 643-7424 or visit www.kifa.us for info and tickets.

Compost 10 Times Faster Workshop

Event Date:  March 29, 2014 - 7:30am - 6:00pm On a mission to spread the word about the power of composting from coast to coast, Gail Loos, inventor of the Green Cycler, is traveling from Denver to Annapolis to unveil her new, simple composting method at a one-day celebration of compost. On Saturday, March 29th, Loos will help K&B True Value ring in their 40th anniversary with an exclusive “no-compost pile workshop and open forum,” from 7:30 am to 6 pm. Bring any composting questions you have to be answered by the expert. Location K&B True Value 912 Forest Drive Annapolis, Maryland 21403 United States See map: Google Maps

National Capital Area Day Lily Club - Annual Daylily Sale - August 10

Event Date:  August 10, 2013 - 9:00am The National Capital Area Daylily Club will be holding our annual Daylily Sale on Saturday, August 10 from 9am - 5pm at the Davidsonville Ruritan Community Center - 3358 Davidsonville Rd, Davidsonville, MD 21035. Most daylilies will be sold as bare root double fans for $5. Newer and potted daylilies will be slightly more. We hold an auction of Club Plants at noon in the air-conditioned building. The Club Plants are new and unusual daylilies grown by club members. For more information, please contact Faith or Jerry Bange at 410-798-9207 or geraldbange@aol.com. Location Davidsonville Ruritan Community Center 3358 Davidsonville Rd Davidsonville MD 21035 United States See map: Google Maps

Get Down & Dirty: "Vegetable Gardening"

Event Date:  March 9, 2013 - 10:00am - 11:00am Do you love garden-fresh vegetables but don't know quite where to start? Greenstreet Gardens owner, Ray Greenstreet, will walk you through the basics of vegetable gardening and have you harvesting in no time! Fee: $5 Location Greenstreet Gardens 391 West Bay Front Road United States See map: Google Maps

Get Down & Dirty: "Early Spring Lawn Care"

Event Date:  March 9, 2013 - 9:00am - 10:00am A lush lawn is not just about hard work, it is about timing. And there is no more critical time for lawn care than early spring. Lonnie from Turf Trust will let you in on the secrets of the perfect lawn. Fee: $5 Location Greenstreet Gardens 391 West Bay Front Road United States See map: Google Maps

Balancing Natives and Exotics in the Garden

Event Date:  March 2, 2013 - 11:00am - 12:30pm Acclaimed designer, author, plantsman and photographer, Rick Darke, brings "liveable landscape" to Annapolis.  Please join Unity Gardens--a local non profit organization--for a presentation by Rick Darke.  Rick will draw from horticultural science, contemporary ecology and modern resource management studies to describe a balanced ethic for beautiful, functional, sustainable garden design. Rick's books will be available for purchase and signing. Register at www.unitygardens.org Cost per ticket is $55 (a portion of the ticket is tax deductible) Location The Key School 534 Hillsmere Drive Annapolis, MD 21401 United States See map: Google Maps

Rain Barrel & Compost Bin Event

Event Date:  March 16, 2013 (All day) - March 17, 2013 (All day) Annual Rain Barrel & Compost Bin event sponsored by K&B True Value in partnership with Sustainable Annapolis. Learn how rain barrels and compost bins not only help protect the environment but can save money and energy. Expert advice and demonstrations as well as special pricing on rain barrels and compost bins. Location K&B TrueValue 912 Forest Drive Annapolis MD 21403 United States See map: Google Maps