Creating a Winter Garden

PTCHP is sponsoring a “Winter Gardening Class” on Tuesday, Oct. 25 from 7-9 p.m. at Colmar Manor Community Garden. While it is $10 for everyone else, it’s free to Cottage City and Colmar Manor Community gardeners.    Creating a Thriving Winter Garden Tuesday, Oct. 25 from 7-9 p.m.-Colmar Manor Community Garden, 3701 Lawrence Street, Colmar … Continue reading Creating a Winter Garden

Cottage City Garden Fall Clean-Up

Cottage City Community Garden is hosting a Fall Clean-Up with the Port Towns Youth Council (PTYC) on Saturday, October 8th, between 9am 12pm. All are welcome to volunteer and help us continue to improve the Cottage City Community Garden. Middle School and High School students can receive service-learning credit for their participation. The PTYC will be weeding and spreading mulch … Continue reading Cottage City Garden Fall Clean-Up

Big Belly Solar Trash and Recycling Centers in the Port Towns

Thanks to a grant written by the Town of Bladensburg, Big Belly Solar Trash and Recycling receptacles are now throughout our community.  You can see these stations in Bladensburg, Cottage City, Colmar Manor, Edmonston and Mt. Rainier. These nifty receptacles use solar to compact trash and recycling to get more items per can and send … Continue reading Big Belly Solar Trash and Recycling Centers in the Port Towns

Updates from the Garden

REMINDER: Our Next Garden Work Session is THIS SATURDAY July 9 at 10AMWe are mid-way thru the summer and the garden is flourishing. We have more community gardeners involved and more food than ever! Many thanks to all who are making it a wonderful season of food, friends, and fun learning. PLEASE COME to the … Continue reading Updates from the Garden