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Friday, December 9, 2022

Saturday: Pollinator Festival at Kingman & Heritage Islands

School’s out but education continues!!!  Before you head down to the mall tomorrow for Folklife and/or Solstice Saturday, stop by Kingman and Heritage Islands for the Pollinator...

DC Natives Create Pollinater Pathway

Gardening is a chance to create beauty for yourself and your DC community.  There are not many other activities that let you help our...

Spring’s Relentless Fury

Planning and Planting Around a Finicky Season Spring for all of its beauty and wondrous renewal can be dark, often voracious. Plants have to grow...

Real Estate Matters – March 2017

Cash or No, It’s Time to Buy When it comes to purchasing a home, you’ve got a number of things to consider – your cash...

Galvanized Piping Problems

Many Capitol Hill homes are over 100 years old, yet most were built with freshwater piping systems that have a relatively short life expectancy....

Volunteering A Great Way to Enjoy Gardening

When it comes to gardening, February and March are a bit cold and there is not much to be done but wait. Yet it...

Cats and Furniture: A Roundtable

A perpetual question emerging from most lovers and servants to cats is how to prevent scratching of furniture. Cat have claws, and they certainly...

Winter Beauty in Your Landscape

Frost has withered even our toughest annuals. Our show-stopping perennials have had their final encore and the ghostly silhouettes of stark leafless trees have...

Bringing the World to the Gardens of Capitol Hill

Capitol Hill is home to people from all walks of life -- actors, Hill politicians, teachers, business people, writers, artists, retired ambassadors, you name...

Vote for Winners of District Sustainability Awards

Join Department of Energy and the Environment (DOEE) Director Tommy Wells to honor this year’s District Sustainability Award winners, Tuesday, Sept. 29 from 6...