Rock Creek Conservancy - 2018 MLK Event - Turkey Branch Trash Cleanup - Jan. 13th, 2018



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One-time only


Turkey Branch Pkwy & Veirs Mill Rd
Aspen Hill
United States


Join Rock Creek Conservancy and Montgomery Parks 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 with remove trash from The Turkey Branch section of Rock Creek Park in Aspen Hill, MD. Most of the trash is focused along the banks and near the water. Waterproof boots or shoes will be really helpful. If you have trash grabbers or long nets, please bring them.

When: Saturday, January 13 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Where: Volunteer will meet near the intersection of Veirs Mill Rd and Turkey Branch Parkway in Aspen Hill. Cars should park along Turkey Branch Parkway. Signs will mark the meeting location.

What to Wear: Waterproof boots will be very helpful! 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,

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 and relevant social media channels. Please check back if you are unsure.

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