Join Capital MOVE (Managers Of Volunteers for the Environment) for winter meeting at the beautiful Audubon Naturalist Society in Chevy Chase, MD.
11:50 - 12:00 – Members arrive and get settled
12:00 - 12:10 – Member Introduction
12:10 - 12:25 – The History and Mission of the Audubon Naturalist Society
12:25 - 12:40 – Working with Volunteers as a Master Naturalist Host Site
12:40 - 12:55 – Leadership Team Introduction and Administrative Business
12:55 - 1:30 – Roundtable
1:30 -2:00 – Optional Tour of Woodend with special attention to storm water management practices
I hope you all can make it! Please let me know if you have any questions (email@example.com) and feel free to pass this along to anyone else in your network who you think would be interested
Directions to Woodend Nature Sanctuary
Upon arrival, note that the first building on the right houses our nature preschool. Continue uphill and park in one of the two lots near the mansion at the top of the hill.
From the Capital Beltway (I-495) exit Connecticut Ave. South (exit 33) toward Chevy Chase. From Connecticut Ave. go left on Manor Road, right on Jones Bridge Road, and left on Jones Mill Road to 8940. View Map Or, get directions with Google Maps
From DC: From Connecticut Ave. heading north from DC, go right on Manor Road. Manor Rd is just south of the beltway and there is a light at this intersection. Take Manor to its end at Jones Bridge Road and turn right. Take the second left on Brierly at the top of the hill. The back entrance to Woodend will be on the right about a half mile from Jones Bridge Rd.
8940 Jones Mill Road
Chevy Chase, Maryland 20815
By Bicycle: You can reach Woodend on the hiker/biker trail in Rock Creek Stream Valley Park. Woodend adjoins the Park about one half mile north of the bridge across Rock Creek that carries the Capital Crescent Trail.
By Metro Rail and Metro Bus: Please be advised that it may be difficult to reach Woodend using public transportation--check schedules. From the Silver Spring Station or the Bethesda Station, take the J2 or J3 bus along East West highway. From either direction, exit the bus at Meadowbrook Lane. Walk north on the Rock Creek Hiker/Biker trail about one mile to the Woodend nature trail. During rush hour, the J1 bus stops at the intersection of Jones Bridge Road and Brierly Lane. Walk up the hill on Brierly Lane; the entrace to Woodend will be on your right. See http://www.wmata.com for J1, J2, J3 schedule information and a map of the routes.