"Action is the Antidote to Despair" - Edward Abbey

Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 11:00 AM
TPSS Co-op in Takoma Park, MD

TPSS Co-op Earth Day 2019

Join TPSS Co-op's Earth Day on April 20th from 11 am - 4pm. This year, come ready to learn how you can make a difference in our world!

There will be green vendors, local food, community groups, speakers (including Montgomery County Executive, Marc Elrich, & State Delegate, Lorig Charkoudian), presentations, music, and even a toy exchange for kids.


When: 11 am to 4 pm, Saturday, April 20, 2019.

Where: Takoma Park-Silver Spring Co-op, 201 Ethan Allen Ave, Takoma Park, MD. To attend the event via public transportation/walking, take Metro (Red Line) to Takoma Metro stop. Then take a short ride on a Ride On bus (# 12, 16, or 18) to the Takoma Park fire station on Carroll Avenue. Or walk .7 miles on Carroll Avenue from Takoma Metro station for about 16 minutes to the fire station/Co-op.

Misc.: Questions? Contact Ted at tconwell@climatefirst.us, or (301) 589-7598 (mobile). For more info, go to TPSS Co-op.



Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 11:00 AM
Brookside Gardens, Wheaton, MD

Montgomery County GreenFest

The Montgomery County GreenFest--the largest county-wide environmental festival--is coming on Sunday, April 28, 2019, and Climate First! will be there!

Excitingly, this year's GreenFest has merged with the Brookside Gardens Earth Day festival, and will attract a lot of interest. Brookside Gardens is a popular 50 acre public park in Wheaton, Maryland. This year's event will offer a variety of family-fun activities, entertainment, and presentations on environmental issues of the day.


When: 11 am to 4 pm, Sunday, April 28, 2019.

Where: Brookside Gardens, Wheaton, Maryland. To use public transportation, take the Metro's Red Line to Glenmont Metro station, and then board the designated shuttle to the park.

Misc.: For more info, go to https://montgomerycountygreenfest.org/.

Sunday, October 06, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Carroll Ave, Takoma Park, MD

Takoma Park Street Festival

The 38th annual Takoma Park Street Festival is coming on Sunday, October 6, 2019, and Climate First! will be tabling again! With impassioned music, fun activities for the kids, local artisans, interesting nonprofits, and tasty food vendors, the Street Fest is always one of the most well-attended events in the Washington, D.C. region. 

When: 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019.
Where: On Carroll Avenue in Takoma Park, MD, 3 blocks from Takoma Metro (Red Line). 
Misc: For more info, go to TP Street Fest.