Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed

Celebrate Earth Day!
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 22, 2018, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

The City of Hyattsville will be hosting a large scale trash & debris removal in the wooded area adjacent to the University Christian Church. Volunteers are reminded to dress for the elements; long sleeves, long pants and sturdy boots or shoes. Please bring water & sunscreen!

Participation helps to satisfy the State of Maryland Student Service Learning Requirement.

City of Hyattsville

Site Type

Run/Creek/Stream (Active since 2018)


County: Prince George's

State: Maryland

Zip: 20782

Nearest City: Hyattsville

GPS Coordinates: 38.955944, -76.94553


Directions: 6800 Adelphi Road
Hyattsville, MD 20782

Watershed Anacostia
Sub Watershed Anacostia

Parking Capacity: 50

Restrooms are available.

This site is NOT suitable for children under seven.

This site is NOT suitable for the elderly.

This site is NOT suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues

The site is heavily wooded on a sharp incline. It is likely that there will be a considerable amount trash & debris that will be difficult to remove. There is also evidence of transient populations in the area.


What To Expect


This site is open to the public

RSVP Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 100

Contact Info.

Colleen Aistis



The City of Hyattsville will Celebrate Earth Day with a large scale trash & debris removal. This wooded area may be difficult to access.

Parking is available at the University Christian Church.

After the clean up, Volunteers are invited to a service reflection at the fire pit on the church grounds.