Events

"The urban gardening event was my first visit to your museum. It was such fun and I walked away with such amazing plants and centerpieces, plus the knowledge I gained was so helpful to me.”

– Elizabeth

May 2021

21MAY

Civil Rights Law and Environmental Justice Workshop

  • May 21, 2021
  • Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum

This two-day virtual workshop will gather practicing Civil Rights and Environmental attorneys with current law students, community advocates and residents, and non-profit leaders. Sessions will explore...

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29MAY

Building a Sense of Unity: Gardening’s Important Role In Healthy Communities

  • May 29, 2021
  • Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum

“Growing Community” Gardens are more than seeds and soil. They have been sites of community empowerment, allowing us to connect with the land, feed family and...

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June 2021

19JUN

Freedom and Financial Security: How Gardens Unite, Enrich, and Empower A Community

  • June 19, 2021
  • Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum

“Growing Community” Gardens are more than seeds and soil. They have been sites of community empowerment, allowing us to connect with the land, feed family and...

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