Note: This event is weather dependent. 


University Park Elementary School Planting

Date: Saturday, September 16, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Maximum number of volunteers: 20

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Meeting Location: University Park Elementary School, 4315 Underwood St, University Park, MD 20782. We will meet at the front of the school.

There is ample parking in the school's lot.  Metrobus F8 and F6 run nearby on Adelphi Rd and Metrobus 83 and 86 are on Baltimore Ave.  The site is equidistant (approx 1.1 mi) from both Prince George's Plaza Metro station and College Park metro, both green/yellow line.

Description: Join staff of the Anacostia Watershed Society to plant native shrubs and herbaceous perennials! We will provide all necessary tools and training. 

Physical Requirements: Planting requires bending, lifting, and some digging. If you think these physical requirements will be a problem let us know.

Note: There are no restrooms on site, please use facilities before you join us!  We will provide a large container of water but please bring a re-usuable water bottle.


Registration is required. Please register at least 2 days prior to the event date you chose to volunteer in order to receive additional information regarding proper clothing, etc.

For more information, contact Emily Castelli at [email protected] or call 301-699-6204 x103.

Event Date and Time: 
Sat, 09/16/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm


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