• Rock Creek

    Rock Creek

    Park District of Columbia

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  • Lane Closure: Rock Creek & Potomac Parkway Southbound in the area of the K Street ramps

    Sept 29 - Nov 30, weekdays, 9:45am - 2:45pm and 9pm - 5am, right southbound (curb) lane closure in the area of the K Street exit ramp to accommdate work on the Whitehurst Freeway bridge over the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway. More »

  • Evening Lane and Road Closures, Beach Drive

    DC Water crews will be performing sewer inspections on Beach Drive NW from 9:00 pm to 5:30 am through November 28, 2014. This work will require lane and road closures. More »

Event Details

  • 11/09/2013

    Location: Peirce Mill Time: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM Fee Information: Free! Contact Name: Jeanne Minor Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 202-895-6227

Watch corn convert to cornmeal using that old fashioned renewable energy: water. Explore the  four stories of Rock Creek's most successful gristmill and learn why Peirce Mill was cutting-edge for its time. Also discover the every day figures of speech that come to us from milling. Stop by the mill between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. for demonstrations. Please note that this is the last time Peirce Mill will be operating in 2013. The mill will close for the season on November 15th.

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