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May 30 Volunteer Event

May 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

Register Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/may-30-volunteer-event-tickets-85848895357

What you’ll be doing: Participate in a variety of park stewardship activities, including invasive plant removal, litter collection, flower bed weeding, trail maintenance and more. Some activities involve working in shallow ponds.

When: May 30, 9:00am-12:00pm. Checkin opens at 8:30am. Please arrive early so we can get started on time.

Where: The Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens (1550 Anacostia Ave, NE 20019).

Getting there: There is a large parking lot at the park entrance and abundant street parking surrounding the park. The park entrance is a mile from the Deanwood Metro Station on the Orange Line.

What we provide: All necessary tools and supplies, including gloves, boots, waders, shovels, rakes, wheelbarrows, trash bags, trash pickers and more.

What you should bring: We recommend you bring a water bottle, hat, string bag, a change of clothes and sunscreen. Wear clothes and shoes you aren’t afraid to get muddy and dress according to the weather. We recommend you do not bring jewelry.

Contact: Got questions or want more details? Email David, our volunteer and engagement manager, at david@fokag.org.

More about Friends of Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens: Check out more events here and follow us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter (@kenaqgardens).

Details
Date: May 30
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: Free
Event CategoriesCommunity, Volunteer Event, Youth
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Venue
Venue Name: Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens
Address: 1550 Anacostia Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20019 United States
Following guidance from the CDC and recommendations from state and local officials in consultation with NPS Public Health Service officers, Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens, including the visitor center, gardens & park grounds, is closed until further notice.Visit NPS website for more information.
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