Fun stuff: Brookside Gardens offers plants you can take home

Saturday - 5/11/2013, 12:49pm EDT

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By Andrew Mitchell
Federal News Radio

Federal News Radio's Beth Reardon speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about fun things to do in and near the nation's capital. This week:

  • a big plant sale occurs May 11 at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton, Md.;
  • an exhibit about the War of 1812 opens May 11 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md.;
  • and a Grand Prix bicycle racing event takes place May17-19 in Wilmington, Del.