9/22/21 – Middle Patuxent Environmental Area Presentation

9/22/21 – Middle Patuxent Environmental Area Presentation

On September 22, 2021 at 7pm learn about the Middle Patuxent Environmental Area’s mission and impact.

The Middle Patuxent Environmental Area (MPEA) is a 1021-acre forever-protected natural area of Columbia, Maryland. The primary components of the MPEA’s mission are natural resource conservation, environmental education, research, and passive recreation. Staff and volunteers utilize ecosystem management concepts to restore and protect the diversity of communities found in this area.

This presentation was organized by the Long Reach Community Action and Resources for Environmental Stewardship (CARES).

This free, hour-long presentation will be held via Zoom. NOTE: This event will be held online only.

Register at LRCA.eventbrite.com.

Block Party Kits

Block Party Kits

Available May 31 through September 6

Block parties are a great way to get to know your neighbors and enjoy summertime! 

How do they work?

  • Download your copy of the block party packet here
  • Fill out guest list with names and addresses
  • Send out invitations (we will copy them at Stonehouse for free! )
  • Record RSVP responses on guest list
  • Return your completed guest list with a copy of your invitation the week before your party to Stonehouse and pick up your $50 grocery store gift card.

Questions? Email events@longreach.org

Cul de Sac Grants

Cul de Sac Grants

Want to spruce up your street’s cul de sac? We can help! If your plan is approved, we will provide up to $200 for the purchase of plant materials. To be eligible, you must live on a county-dedicated road with a cul-de-sac island. You and your neighbors must agree to develop, plant, and maintain the landscaping plan. The grants are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Applications are available here. Questions? Email events@longreach.org