Grassroots Expo

Saturday, Sept. 17, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., 4310 Gallatin Street


At 1 p.m. Thomas Rainer, coauthor of Planting in a Post Wild World, will speak about designing landscapes and gardens that provide ecological benefits while satisfying our craving for beauty and nature.

Vendors/Displays


Master Gardeners - UMD Garden Extension Service
Neighborhood Sun - Solar Panels 
Stihl - Demos of rechargeable mowers, chainsaws, and leaf blowers 
Hyattsville Environmental Committee - Benefits of rain barrels
Rain Barrel Display
Prince George's County - Tree Re-Leaf Program and Tree Planting Program
Chesapeake Bay Trust - Rain Barrel Rebate
Hyattsville Horticultural Society - Celebrating 100-Year Anniversary
Community Forklift - Recycled materials
Chesapeake Conservation Landscape Council - Sustainable Landscaping
Doody Calls - Pet waste management
Yuck Old Paint - Accepting old paints for recycling ($5 per quart, gallon or 5-gallon)
Audubon Society - Native wildlife, birds and benefits
Electric Vehicles (See current model EVs and hear from actual vehicle owners about the benefits of driving electric!)
Food Truck - Cool Zone
Anacostia Watershed Society
Maryland Department of Natural Resources - Right Plant, Right Place and Tree Pruning
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Final Rain Barrel Flier