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Bayscape & Rain Garden Design workshop – FULL

03/23/2019 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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(This workshop is full. Please contact Amy Young, Clear Creeks Project volunteer/outreach coordinator, by email if you are interested in being added to the wait list. We will contact people on a first come, first serve basis if any of the current participants are unable to attend. The wait list will also help us determine the interest in hosting another Garden Design workshop this year. Thanks!)

Learn how to create the perfect Bay-friendly landscape for your property under the guidance of a professional landscape architect 

If you are interested in designing and constructing a Rain Garden, Bayscape or Edible Bayscape, this FREE workshop is for you.  In this is hands-on learning experience you will learn the principles of design and how to apply them to solving your storm water problems. GVC Edible/Bayscape architect, Patricia Ceglia, will be the workshop instructor.

Topics include: analyzing your storm water issues, determining location and size, soils issues, preparing the site, selecting and installing native plants, and maintenance requirements.

Each participant will prepare a Rain Garden, Bayscape or Edible Bayscape garden design for their own home. You will be provided with the information, reference materials, techniques and lessons learned to prepare your own site design.

Participants will be required to do some “homework” in to prepare for the workshop. You will need to collect information, measurements, and photos of your site and storm water problem (prior instructions will be provided).

Workshop limited to 20 participants. Please RSVP by Friday March 22.

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Date and Time: Saturday March 23, 2019 (10 am – 2 pm)

Location: Baltimore County Game and Fish Protective Association (3400 Northwind Road, Parkville, MD 21234). Look for the Game and Fish logo sign in front of forested area, and turn onto the paved driveway. We will be meeting inside the Game & Fish main building at the end of the road

What to bring: We will break for lunch. Please bring your own bag lunch. Also refer to email from instructor on what you need to measure at your property before the workshop.

Questions? You can contact the instructor, Patricia Ceglia, by email.


10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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