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CANCELLED- 2016 MLK Weekend of Service Event - Melvin Hazen West Invasive Removal - 1.18.16

CANCELLED- 2016 MLK Weekend of Service Event - Melvin Hazen West Invasive Removal - 1.18.16

January 18, 2016 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Rodman St NW & Quebec Pl NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA

CANCALLED due to extreme cold weather!


Join Rock Creek Conservancy, and the National Park Service, as we celebrate the Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service. Volunteers will be out at multiple sites from Saturday, January 16th to Monday, January 18th. Tools, gloves, bags and training will be provided at each site and SSL hours can be earned. 

Volunteer Activity: Volunteers will help remove invasive plant from the Melvin Hazen area of Rock Creek Park. 

When: Monday January 18th from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. 

Where: Volunteers will meet at the intersection of Rodman Street NW and Quebec Place NW, Washington, D.C. 20008. This site is Metro accessible through the Cleveland Park Metro Stop (Red Line). Street parking is available along Rodman Street. 

What to Wear: 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, jmaleri@rockcreekconservancy.org and Cynthia Ferranto, cynthia.landscape@gmail.com

Weather/Cancellation Policy: If it is raining or snow is on the ground, the event will be canceled. All cancellations will be updated and announced on the event calendar listing and on relevant social media channels. Please check back if you are unsure.

To register, please visit: http://publicevents.force.com/Public_Event_Signup_Page?cid=70170000001PVN1