Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway Lane Closures and Construction Update Fall 2013
Construction work on Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway at Waterside Drive continues. There will be lane closures between rush hours to accommodate work on the roadway, multi-use trail and infrastructure. More »
Current Volunteer Opportunities
Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Rock Creek Park! See below for more information on the two types of volunteer opportunities the park offers.
Natural Resource Protection Volunteer Opportunities
Join us on the following dates to keep your park clean and green. Volunteer at two or more of these events and get a free 2014 Rock Creek Park Calendar.
Save Rock Creek Park's Trees 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 2nd. Meet at Piney Branch Parkway and 17th Street NW. Join Rock Creek Conservancy in the battle against invasive non-native species. Save trees from the chokehold of English ivy. Please email email@example.com to register.
Save Rock Creek Park's Trees 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 16th. Meet at Rose Park in Georgetown (corner of Dumbarton Street and 27th Street NW). Join Rock Creek Conservancy in the battle against invasive non-native species. Save trees from the chokehold of English ivy along the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Interpretive Volunteer Opportunities
Old Stone House Interpretive Intern Several internship opportunities are available at Old Stone House, the oldest building in the District of Columbia. If you enjoy historical research and/or talking with people, this might be the internship for you. Email e-mail us to learn more.
Nature Center Interpretive Volunteer Volunteers are needed to staff the front desk and provide visitor services. Email e-mail us to learn more.
Did You Know?
Three kinds of wild canids (dogs) live in Rock Creek Park, the coyote, the red fox and secretive gray fox.