Rock Creek Conservancy - 2018 MLK Event - Soapstone Trash Cleanup - Jan. 15th, 2018



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One-time only


32nd St NW & Albemarle St NW
Washington, DC
United States


Join Rock Creek Conservancy, the National Park Service, and the Mayor's Office for Community Relations and Services as we celebrate the Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service.


Volunteer Activity: Volunteers will help remove trash from the Soapstone section of Rock Creek Park.


When: Monday, January 15. 2017 from 10:00 AM -12:00 PM.


Where: Volunteers will meet at the trailhead heading to the Soapstone section of Rock Creek Park off of Albemarle St NW. The closest intersection is Albemarle St NW and 32nd St NW. Street parking is available and the site is a short walk from the Van Ness - UDC Metro station.


What to Wear: Please dress appropriately for the weather. Layers and a hat to prevent exposure to the cold is recommended. Wear sturdy boots or sneakers, no sandals. We recommend long pants and sleeves to prevent contact with poison ivy.


What to Bring: Bring water. Tools and gloves will be provided. Feel free to bring your own tools and gloves if you have them. Students can earn SSL hours, but please bring needed forms.


Leader Contact Information: John Maleri,

Ian Maggard,


Weather/Cancellation Policy: If it is raining or snow on the ground, it will be canceled. All cancellations will be updated and announced on the event calendar listing. Please check back if you are unsure.

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