Upcoming Events

Note: Due to COVID-19/Coronavirus upcoming events may postponed or cancelled. Please check back for updates.

2020 Long Reach Photo Contest

Show us what you love about living in Long Reach!

Submit a photo for a chance to win!

HOW TO SUBMIT:

Fill out this online form (Requires a Google account). You can also submit via email by sending your photo and completed contest form to events@longreach.org.

Submission deadline is August 31, 2020.

PRIZES:

Grand Prize – $50 Target gift card
Runner Up – $25 Target gift card
Honorable Mention – $15 Cold Stone Creamery gift card

QUESTIONS? Email events@longreach.org.


Master Gardener

Join us for free presentations from the Master Gardeners of Howard County.
In-person presentations will be held at Stonehouse (8775 Cloudleap Court)

VIRTUAL: Butterfly Gardening
June 8 · 7pm
Learn the basics of attracting butterflies to your garden and the types of butterflies that may visit your garden. This presentation will be held online only

Deterring Deer & Other Critters
August 24 · 7pm
Learn the four points of integrated pest management – population control, vegetation control, repellents & fencing.

Cul de Sac Beautification
September 21 · 7pm
Find out how to turn a plain cul-de-sac into a landscaped area. Advice is also given on obtaining and using CA grants.

Rain Gardening
October 19 · 7pm
What is a Rain Garden? Why should you have one? Find the answers to these questions and more at this presentation!

Visit LRCA.eventbrite.com to register.


Village Wide Yard Sale – New Fall Date!

October 10, 2020 · 8am

Have a sale in your own yard and we’ll take care of the advertising!

We will list all the participating streets in local newspapers & give you a ribbon to tie onto your street sign notifying shoppers of sales on the street.

Registration will open in late August. 


Paper Shredding – New Fall Date!

September 12, 2020 · 9am – noon

Meet us at 6100 Foreland Garth (the parking lot behind Stonehouse & the Art Center) to safely and securely dispose of sensitive information.

FREE for all Long Reach residents (ID Required)
$5 for all others.

Limit 3 bags/banker boxes per household.
First come, first served. The event is over once the truck is full.

What to bring:
Documents with sensitive information such as social security numbers, banking information, medical history etc.

Do NOT bring:
Non-sensitive or non-recyclable materials including magazines, flyers, newspapers, binders, notebooks, xrays.