Rock Creek Conservancy - 2018 MLK Event - Fenwick Branch Invasive Removal - Jan. 15th, 2018


Published:

01/02/2018

Start Date

01/15/2018

End Date

01/15/2018

Duration

One-time only

Address

N Portal Dr NW & E Beach Dr NW
Washington
DC
20012
United States

Description

Join Rock Creek Conservancy, and the National Park Service, as we celebrate the Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service. Volunteers will be out at multiple sites from Saturday, January 13th to Monday, January 15th. Tools, gloves, bags and training will be provided at each site and SSL hours can be earned.


Volunteer Activity: Volunteers will help remove invasive vines like English ivy near Fenwick Branch in Rock Creek Park.


When: Monday, January 15 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.


Where: Volunteers will meet near Fenwick Branch at the intersection of N Portal Dr NW & E Beach Dr NW Washington, DC 20012. Street parking is available.


What to Wear: Please dress appropriately for the weather. It may be chilly so dress warmly and in layers. Wear sturdy boots or sneakers, no sandals.


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, jmaleri@rockcreekconservancy.org, and Ana Chuquin, ana_chuquin@nps.gov


Weather/Cancellation Policy: If it is raining or snow is on the ground, the event will be canceled. The event will also be canceled if DC imposes a cold weather advisory. All cancellations will be updated and announced on the event calendar listing and on relevant social media channels. Please check back if you are unsure.



We welcome

Groups

Families

International Volunteers

How To Apply


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