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    Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm

    Maryland

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  • No public programs Wednesday September 17, 2014

    The Park will be open but there will be no public programs on Wednesday September 17, 2014. Meet the Dairy Cow, the Wagon Ride, and Chicken & Egg programs will not be happening on this day. Please call the park at 301.839.1176 if you have any questions.

Volunteer

trail-volunteers
Our trails always need some TLC!
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Oxon Cove Park is a wonderful place to volunteer. There are a variety of opportunities for persons who would like to donate their time. If you enjoy working with farm animals, the outdoors, history, presenting public programs, or even if you prefer an office setting, there is something here for you. If you would like to volunteer, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator on 301-839-0503.

Click here for the volunteer application form.

If you are under 18 your will need your parent's permission. Click here for that form.

 
potomac river clean-up-volunteers
Take time out of your day to help the park. It's fun!
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Current Volunteer Opportunities

Did You Know?

mt. welby

During the War of 1812, the Debutts family found three congreve rockets on the Mount Welby (19th century name of the Oxon Hill Farm property) grounds. The British Navy was not aiming at Mount Welby. They were sending a signal to other British ships anchored 20 miles away in the Patuxent River.