Apr 2018

1st Annual Thurmont Green Fest

green fest poster 4-10-18 copy A

It seems like spring has almost arrived here in central Maryland!!

In celebration of the season the
Thurmont Green Team, in cooperation with The Town of Thurmont and Erin Dingle - Branch Administrator along with the great staff of the Thurmont Regional Library are presenting the 1st Annual Thurmont Green Fest!

Zero Waste event takes place this coming Saturday April 21, 2018 at the Thurmont Regional Library - 76 East Moser Road, Thurmont MD. It will run from 10 A.M. to 2 P.M. and has something for everyone interested in the environment and a “greener” way of living!

There will be numerous exhibitors (
see list below) on hand to answer your questions about conserving / producing energy along with numerous hands on activities see list at the bottom of the page. There will also be a food truck and the folks from Antietam Ice Cream with their delicious treats.

Exhibitors final

There will be a
FREE raffle for a Scott Key Center Rainbarrel, a GeoCompost bin, and numerous other items - more details are on the Green Fest poster. You can sign up for the raffle at the Thurmont Green Team table in the entryway of the Thurmont Regional Library. Items will be raffled off every 15 minutes beginning at 10:30 A.M.

The Town of Thurmont will provide a truck for you to drop off electronics for free recycling. A representative from
E-End will be at the Green Fest to answer any questions you may have about electronic recyclables. Please Note : this service is being provided for Frederick County residents only.

Activities Final

We will look forward to seeing you there!!