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Recent Events


Mobilize Frederick's Annual Climate Summit  February 2-3, 2024

The MACS table, and lots of traffic around it.

Dr. Rachel Lamb presented on Maryland's Climate Plan.

Jamie DeMarco presented a legislative update.  Moderator was Kathy Kinsey.

Tiara Lester and Lauren Paulet spoke on Environmental Justice

Stephen Morel spoke on his experience creating the Montgomery County Green Bank.

Planning Director Deborah Carpenter presented on planning for resilience.

Panel on Agriculture and Climate Change.  Katie Stevens, Mary Kathryn Barnet, and Rob Schnable panelists, moderator Belinda Burrier.

Frederick Mayor Michael O'Connor and County Executive Jessica Fitzwater addressed the conference.

Breakout session on creating a robust food system. Panelists were Haroun Halleck, Amy Cawley, Emma Jagoz, Sarah McAlevy, and Amy Cawley.  Moderators were Lisa Orr and Alison Wexler.


Ben Friton presented on Biomimicry and Involution

Climate Summit 2023

County Executive Fitzwater addressing the conference


Cindy Shubin and Jeff Wilson at the MACS table


Middletown Greenfest

Ann Payne and Pam McDonald promoting Pollinator gardens

Frederick Pride Day June 25th

Electrify Everything


Join us for a special conversation with sustainability leader, Paul Tukey, Director of Environmental Stewardship at Glenstone Museum. Featured in media from Good Morning America to National Geographic, Tukey will share how he sustainably manages one of the most beautiful landscapes in America, the 300-acre Glenstone Museum grounds in Potomac, Maryland.

October 17, 2021 at 7:00pm         1 hr 30 mins

Free and open to the public


Here's the pdf file with plant examples and where to buy them:

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Dr. Tallamy's presentation was a great success!  There were nearly 500 Zoom attendees, with more on Facebook.  Here is a Youtube link to a recording of the event:

Film Series

Three climate related films at three different locations around the county

In the Street (Frederick City)

We distributed information and trees.

Tree plantings

We planted trees at the Islamic Society mosque in Frederick, and at a park in Middletown.  In March and early April, we planted approximately 1,000 trees on Glade Creek in Walkersville.  The latter was in partnership with Streamlink Education.  See photos in the gallery page.

Climate summit

October 20, 2019 at Hood College   See photos in the gallery page.

This conference was cosponsored by MACS,  Interfaith Power and Light, Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake, and hosted by Hood College.

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