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Shepherd Parkway Community Clean-Up
Cleanup Event

August 08, 2020, 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM


Be a part of the tradition! The Ward 8 Woods Conservancy has been hosting Shepherd Parkway Community Clean-Ups's every second Saturday of the month since 2011!

Discover the beauty of one of DC's most overlooked parkland while helping to undo decades of littering, dumping, and unchecked growth of invasive plants.

Shepherd Parkway
Also known as 'Ward 8 Woods'


Site Type

Park (Active since 2011)

Location

County: District of Columbia

State: District of Columbia

Zip: 20032

Nearest City: Washington

GPS Coordinates: 38.845279, -76.998639

Directions

Directions: Take 295 to Malcolm X Avenue. Head up the hill away from Joint Base Anacostia Bolling. You will pass 2nd Street and Oakwood Street on the left. We meet in the picnic area in the park on the right, across from the mural and near the corner of Malcolm X Avenue Martin Luther King Avenue SE.

Watershed Middle Potomac
Sub Watershed
Facilities

Parking Capacity: 30

Restrooms are NOT 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

This is rugged terrain, with steep slopes, fallen trees, and lots of brambles.

Map

What To Expect


Details

This site is open to the public

RSVP Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 100

Contact Info.

Nathan B Harrington

nbharrington@yahoo.com

Website

http://www.ward8woods.org/

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