Friday, September 12, 2014

Upcoming Programs & Volunteer Activities

Women’s Wilderness Class

This Fall come & treat yourself to an overnight outdoor escape from emails, carpooling the kids to sports practice, and house work. We will campout under the stars and take a quiet evening hike in search of night calling animals. In the morning we will head to the archery range for an archery 101 class taught by a skilled USA Archery Level 1 certified instructor.
Ages: 18+ y.o. and up
Dates/Times: Sat 9/20 5pm to Sun. 9/21 9am
Cost:$28/ Registration #4384

For more information or to register for this program please call: 301-600-2936 or visit us online at:

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities:

Stream Survey
Date: Sat. Oct. 18th
Time: 11-2pm
Ages: 8 y.o. and up

Description:  We will be conducting surveys of macro-invertebrates, tiny freshwater insects found in Catoctin Creek. Volunteers are needed to help collect, sort, and identify macro-invertebrates. We will be entering the water approximately up to 1-2 feet deep. Please wear boots or old sneakers that can get wet and dress for the weather.

Sensory Trail Service Day
Date: Sat. Oct. 25th
Time: 11-2pm
Ages: 7 y.o. and up

Description:  We are looking for volunteers to help us conduct trail maintenance on our .2 mile sensory trail. This sensory was designed with a guide rope and 12 sensory boxes for our vision impaired visitors. This is a great opportunity for scout groups to earn their community service hours.

For More On Volunteer Opportunities: Please contact Susan Matthews, Park Naturalist, at 301-600-2050 or via e-mail at: 

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