• Rock Creek

    Rock Creek

    Park District of Columbia

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  • 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 »

  • Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway Lane Closures and Construction Update Summer 2014

    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 »

Event Details

  • 03/22/2014

    Location: Nature Center Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Scott Einberger Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 202-895-6227
An African American farmer and landowner, Elizabeth "Aunt Betty" Thomas's property was taken by the U.S. Army in order to build Fort Stevens. Was she compensated for her losses? Discover her life and legacy of a unique woman with living history interpreter Patricia Tyson and documentary producer/researcher Marvin T. Jones.