Overcrowding at Frederick, Md., High School will be discussed from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday in the high school band room.
The expanded schedule for next year, the Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance and projections for future enrollment will also be discussed.
Claymont Court Environmental Studies and Sustainable Living Center in Charles Town, W.Va., is hosting an introductory workshop on building with straw bales and cobb (a mixture of clay, sand and straw) from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
The workshop begins with a lecture and discussion of these building techniques, then participants can try the methods on a small-scale project. Videos will be shown.
This is an adult-oriented course, but families can work together on the hands-on section of the workshop.
The cost is $19 per person or $29 per couple or family. Registration is required.
For more information, call Julie Kerby at 1-304-728-3553.
The Maryland Federation of the Council for Exceptional Children will hold its spring conference from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Rosenstock Auditorium at Hood College in Frederick, Md.