Learn how you can make changes at home to help combat climate change

Presented in partnership with Department of Environmental Services and EcoAction Arlington.

Come and see green renovations, energy efficient technologies, solar energy, rain gardens, and more. Start at Shirlington Library's plaza to see demonstrations and displays of the possibilities, then discover the homes and community spaces in the Green Home and Garden Tour to see those possibilities in action.

The tour is sponsored by Arlington County’s Office of Sustainability and Environmental Management, EcoAction Arlington and Virginia Cooperative Extension.  

Please note: the celebration at Shirlington Library is free; the Green Community Tour registration costs $5. 

Watch video overviews of past Green Home and Garden Tour featured sites.

RSVP for an event reminder. For more information, please visit this website or email Lily Whitesell at lwhitesell@arlingtonva.us

In the case of inclement weather, this event will take place in the Campbell Room inside Shirlington Library.

Sunday, June 4, 2023
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Outside: Shirlington Library Plaza
Shirlington Library
Events for Adults Events for Babies and Preschoolers Events for Elementary Schoolers Events for High Schoolers Events for Middle Schoolers Good for Adults Age 55+ Good for Families
Sustainability and Environment
Arlington Public Library
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  • Phone: 703-228-5993
  • Email: Jberg@arlingtonva.us