Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed

2019 Extreme Cleanup - Silver Creek
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 13, 2019, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Join Rock Creek Conservancy for our 11th 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 and are happy to be joining the Alice Ferguson Foundation as part of their 31st Potomac River Watershed Cleanup. We hope to see you there!

Date and Time: Saturday, April 13th, 2019 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 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.

Please register for activities on the Event Calendar:

Silver Creek
Also known as 'Kensington Tributary'

Site Type



County: Montgomery

State: Maryland


Nearest City:

GPS Coordinates: 39.015457, -77.076543


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

Watershed Rock Creek
Sub Watershed

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


What To Expect


This site is open to the public

RSVP is Required

Maximum Volunteers: 120

Contact Info.