Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


2018 Extreme Cleanup - Silver Creek - 4.21.18
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 21, 2018, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Join Rock Creek Conservancy for our 10th Annual Rock Creek Extreme Cleanup. Volunteers will clean-up the lands, banks, tributaries, and waters of Rock Creek throughout Maryland and D.C. Our goal is total stream cleanup of Rock Creek and its tributaries, the parks connected to Rock Creek, and the neighborhoods near Rock Creek where trash originates. We work closely with the National Park Service and Montgomery County Parks.

Date and Time: Saturday, April 21nd, 2018 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Where: Volunteers will meet at the intersection of Saul Road and Kensington Parkway, Kensington, MD 20895. Street parking is available.

Leader Contact: Silver Creek Elementary School PTA. Email volunteer@rockcreekconservancy.org with questions.

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

What to Bring: Trash bags and gloves will be provided. Feel free to bring your own tools and gloves if you have them. If you have trash grabbers or nets, please bring them. Students can earn SSL hours, but please bring needed forms. Bring water and any snacks that you may want.

Silver Creek
Also known as 'Kensington Tributary'


Site Type

Run/Creek/Stream

Location

County: Montgomery

State: Maryland

Zip:

Nearest City:

GPS Coordinates: 39.015457, -77.076543

Directions

Directions: Volunteers will meet at the intersection of Saul Road and Kensington Parkway.

Watershed Rock Creek
Sub Watershed
Facilities

Parking Capacity:

Restrooms are NOT available.

This site is suitable for children under seven.

This site is suitable for the elderly.

This site is suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues

Map

What To Expect


Details

This site is open to the public

RSVP is Required

Maximum Volunteers: 120

Contact Info.

volunteer@rockcreekconservancy.org

Website

http://publicevents.force.com/Public_Event_Signup_Page?cid=7010g000000mo6b

Suggestions

Volunteers can register for this event here: publicevents.force.com/Public_Event_Signup_Page?cid=7010g000000mo6b