Calendar of Events

Note: The Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC) has developed a COVID-19 policy to ensure our adherence to our guiding principles and to allow us to continue our important environmental work in a safe manner. These guidelines were adapted from state environmental and health organizations and are subject to change as COVID-19 restrictions are revised by the Governor's office. (last updated 3/17/22)

Tree Planting

Graham Equestrian Center 10301 Harford Road, Glen Arm, Maryland

Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!  More than 32,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 33 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more! Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind working hard?  Join us, and make a…

Bayscape Workshop- Perry Hall

Private Resident Perry Hall Private Residence, Perry Hall, MD

Create a beautiful yard, preserve local waterways, and protect the Chesapeake Bay. The Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC), a Baltimore County-based land trust and watershed restoration non-profit, is looking for volunteers to help install a Bayscape garden at a local Perry Hall residence. Bayscapes replace lawn with native plants that support wildlife, reduce landscape maintenance, and…

Tree Planting

St Demetrios 2504 Cub Hill Road, Baltimore, Maryland

Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!  More than 32,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 33 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more! Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind working hard?  Join us, and make a…

Rain Garden workshop

Private Residence - Phoenix 2843 Merrymans Mill Road, Phoenix, MD

Rain gardens are a beautiful AND functional solution to stormwater runoff. Learn how to create one! Join the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC), a Baltimore County-based land trust and watershed restoration nonprofit, for a Rain Garden Workshop at a private residence in Phoenix.  It will include a brief presentation and a hands-on gardening component. Participants have…

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Loch Raven Skeet & Trap Center 12301 Dulaney Valley Road, Phoenix, MD

Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!  More than 32,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 33 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more! Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind working hard?  Join us, and make a…

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private Harford Co. Houcks Mill Road, Monkton, MD

Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Harford County!  More than 32,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 33 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more! Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind working hard?  Join us, and make a…

Land Preservation Monitor training

Baltimore County Ag Center 1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville, MD

Help preserve land and wildlife habitat in the Gunpowder Watershed for future generations Did you know that the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC) has facilitated the preservation of 1800+ acres within the Gunpowder Watershed? We are actively seeking new volunteers to train as Land Preservation Monitors who play an important role in the process. When a…

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private Harford Co. Houcks Mill Road, Monkton, MD

Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Harford County!  More than 32,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 33 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more! Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind working hard?  Join us, and make a…

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Cromwell Station Forest Valley Road, Towson, MD

Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!  More than 32,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 33 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more! Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind working hard?  Join us, and make a…

Tree Planting @ Loch Raven

Loch Raven Skeet & Trap Center 12301 Dulaney Valley Road, Phoenix, MD

Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!  GVC has an urgent need for weekday volunteers to help plant an extra 30-50 trees before the ground freezes! Come stay for an hour or two, or for as long as your schedule allows. Your hard work will make a significant difference in the health…

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Loch Raven Skeet & Trap Center 12301 Dulaney Valley Road, Phoenix, MD

Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!  Registration for this event is now closed. More than 32,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 33 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more! Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind…

Non-Native Invasive Plant Management Workshop

St. Francis Xavier Church 13717 Cuba Road, Cockeysville, MD

The Gunpowder Valley Conservancy is looking for volunteers, age 18+, to join GVC for our second Non-native Invasive (NNI) Plant Management workshop, a great part of our NNI Program! It’s easy to participate: Attend an in field training and ID session to learn the basics of the NNI problem and plant ID and physical management…