Calendar of Events

 

Feb 17-18, 2017: Keystone Progress Summit – The folks who make up today’s progressive movement share a set of fundamentally American values: equal opportunity and mutual responsibility, effective government, and hope for a better, more prosperous future for all Americans. At the Summit, we celebrate these shared values and build them into our discussions of strategy, programs, messaging, and policy. Location: Hilton Harrisburg  Contact: Keystone Progress Summit

Feb 24-26, 2017: Capital Remodel + Garden Show It’s the first sign of Spring!  THE CAPITAL REMODEL & GARDEN SHOW returns to the Dulles Expo Center offering homeowners a valuable one-stop shopping experience for the latest remodeling, decorating and landscaping products and services. If you’ve got a home project in mind or you want to discover the latest styles, trends and ideas for the inside or outside of your home, we have the inspiration you need to get started! Location: Dulles Expo Center  Chantilly, VA  Contact: Capital Remodel & Garden Show

March 2, 2017: Gardening For Butterflies. The program will review the life cycle of the butterfly, components for creating and maintaining a healthy habitat or garden, and why certain gardening practices are required to ensure a butterfly population. Location: Visitor Center at Renfrew Museum & Park  Contact: Renfrew Institute

March 11-12 & 18-19, 2017: Highland Maple Festival. The Highland Maple Festival celebrates the Highland County tradition of maple syrup-making. Sugar camp tours provide a unique and educational glimpse of a rapidly vanishing way of rural American life. Highlights of the festival include buckwheat and pancake breakfasts, maple donuts, locally harvested trout dinners, antiques, arts and crafts, bluegrass music and clogging demonstrations. Location: Monterey, VA.   Contact: highlandcounty.org/events/maple-festival/

March 24-25, 2017: Farm To Table – Pittsburgh. The conference provides consumers with ideas and information about where their food comes from and where to find businesses and organiztions who can provide them with healthy food and healthy lifestyle choices. Location: David L Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA  Contact: farmtotablepa.com

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