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June 24 Volunteer Event at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

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Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

1550 Anacostia Avenue Northeast

Washington, DC 20019

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Join us on Saturday, June 24th for our volunteer service event! We will spend the morning removing invasive plants, picking up trash, planting native plants, working the ponds and performing other park projects.

WHEN: Saturday, June 24th, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Registration opens at 8:30am, please arrive no later than 8:45am.

WHERE: Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens, 1550 Anacostia Ave Northeast, Washington, DC 20019. By Car: Enter the park at the Anacostia Ave entrance to access the free visitors parking lot. By Metro: Kenilworth is accessible via the Deanwood Metro stop (orange line)

WHAT: Join us as we prepare for our peak bloom season! We will be in the ponds working with water lilies, removing invasive plants, and planting and weeding gardens. The event will run rain or shine—please dress accordingly and plan to work outside.

BRING WITH YOU: Please wear long pants, closed-toe shoes, and long-sleeved shirts. Be prepare to work outside! Please also bring your own water bottle.

OTHER: We encourage families and students to join us.
Volunteers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult chaperone, parent or guardian. This event is eligible for Student Service Learning (SSL) hours.

QUESTIONS: Contact Tina O'Connell, Friends of Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens, Director, at tina@friendsofkenilworthgardens.org or 202-494-0456.

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