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  • 4 years, 2 months ago

    Sustainable Holiday Greenery Workshop
    Holiday Centerpiece Workshop
    If you enjoy decorating for the holidays with sustainably-sourced, hand-made decorations, join us on Saturday, December 5th at the Robinson Nature Center (6692 Cedar Lane, Columbia, MD) for our annual Holiday Centerpiece Workshop from 2 to 4 PM.
    We provide festive music, light snacks and cider, along with sustainably-harvested, freshly-cut greens (pine, holly, spruce, boxwood, arborvitae, etc.), ribbons and other adornments. Centerpieces are $30 to make, and you are welcome to bring family members over the age of 14 to participate in the fun. Our instructors will give you tips on how to create well-balanced centerpieces and holiday wreaths, as well as where and how to harvest greenery legally and sustainably. Participants will take home their centerpieces at the end of the workshop.
    New this year, you can join the event (or invite friends) on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/102348906799893/
    We recommend pre-registering so we can estimate the amount of materials to have on hand. Please feel free to forward to anyone you might be interested and register at the following link or by calling 410-313-0400.
    Online registration: https://apm.activecommunities.com/howardcounty/Activity_Search/49345
    Thanks!
    Meagan Leatherbury, CIG
    Program Manager
    James & Anne Robinson Nature Center
    Howard County Department of Recreation & Parks
    6692 Cedar Lane
    Columbia, MD 21044
    mleatherbury@howardcountymd.gov
    410-313-0405
    Robinson Nature Center is open to the public
    Weds – Sat 9 AM – 5 PM and Sun 12 PM – 5 PM.
    The Nature Center is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.
    http://www.howardcountymd.gov/RobinsonNatureCenter.htm
     

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