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  • Rock Creek Park

    Creature Feature

    Friday, July 3, 2015

    Children are invited to assist a ranger in the feeding of the Nature Center's live critters... More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Fire and Ice: Moons of the Solar System

    Sunday, July 5, 2015

    Search for life by exploring the moons of Jupiter and other planets during this interactive planetarium program. More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
    Location:
    Planetarium
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Georgetown Waterfront Walk

    Sunday, July 5, 2015

    A relaxing walk at the Georgetown Waterfront Park, to various local overlooks, sharing the bittersweet history of how Georgetown became an attractive and vibrant community. More

    Time:
    10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    Location:
    Georgetown Waterfront Park
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Joaquin Miller Poetry Series

    Sunday, July 5, 2015

    Relax and enjoy an afternoon of poetry. The series is sponsored by Word Works. Recommended for mature audiences. More

    Time:
    3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Young Planetarium

    Wednesday, July 8, 2015

    Calling all kids! Learn about the twinkling stars and wandering planets during this introductory astronomy program. More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Rock Creek Rocks!

    Wednesday, July 8, 2015

    Come on by for a two-mile hike through the park and learn what geologic processes shaped Rock Creek Park. More

    Time:
    2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Creature Feature

    Friday, July 10, 2015

    Children are invited to assist a ranger in the feeding of the Nature Center's live critters... More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Pokey in the Park

    Friday, July 10, 2015

    In celebration of Pokey's 20th birthday he will be taking in the sites and sounds at different parts of the park. More

    Time:
    11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Old Stone House
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Exploring the Sky

    Saturday, July 11, 2015

    Join the National Capital Astronomers and Rock Creek Park for stargazing through the lens of a telescope... More

    Time:
    9:00 PM
    Location:
    Military Field (Picnic Grove 13 Parking Lot)
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Run of the Mill

    Saturday, July 11, 2015

    See the 2,000 pound millstones convert corn to cornmeal using that good old fashioned renewable energy of water. More

    Time:
    11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Peirce Mill
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Nature Arts and Crafts

    Saturday, July 11, 2015

    Love to Craft. Calling all kids: join park staff for creative fun. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Mill Works!

    Saturday, July 11, 2015

    Hey kids! Come on out for crafts based on milling and experience how to build simple machines. All ages. More

    Time:
    11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Peirce Mill
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Joaquin Miller Poetry Series

    Sunday, July 12, 2015

    Relax and enjoy an afternoon of poetry. The series is sponsored by Word Works. Recommended for mature audiences. More

    Time:
    3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Wacky Weather of the Solar System

    Sunday, July 12, 2015

    Think the weather is strange on Earth? Wait until you see what the other planets in our solar system have to offer! More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Young Planetarium

    Wednesday, July 15, 2015

    Calling all kids! Learn about the twinkling stars and wandering planets during this introductory astronomy program. More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    125th Celebration Hike

    Wednesday, July 15, 2015

    Rock Creek Park turns 125 this year. This 2-mile hike explores our past 125 years and ponders the next 125 years. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Creature Feature

    Friday, July 17, 2015

    Children are invited to assist a ranger in the feeding of the Nature Center's live critters... More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Classic Soul Night

    Friday, July 17, 2015

    Mousey Thompson and the James Brown Experience, Skip Mahoney & The Casuals, William DeVaughn 7:30 p.m., Gates open at 7 p.m. First Come-First Served More

    Time:
    7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
    Location:
    Carter Barron Amphitheatre
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Georgetown Waterfront Walk

    Saturday, July 18, 2015

    A relaxing walk at the Georgetown Waterfront Park, to various local overlooks, sharing the bittersweet history of how Georgetown became an attractive and vibrant community. More

    Time:
    10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    Location:
    Georgetown Waterfront Park
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Nature Arts and Crafts

    Saturday, July 18, 2015

    Love to Craft. Calling all kids: join park staff for creative fun. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Rock Creek Rocks!

    Saturday, July 18, 2015

    Come on by for a two-mile hike through the park and learn what geologic processes shaped Rock Creek Park. More

    Time:
    2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Fire and Ice: Moons of the Solar System

    Sunday, July 19, 2015

    Search for life by exploring the moons of Jupiter and other planets during this interactive planetarium program. More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
    Location:
    Planetarium
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Joaquin Miller Poetry Series

    Sunday, July 19, 2015

    Relax and enjoy an afternoon of poetry. The series is sponsored by Word Works. Recommended for mature audiences. More

    Time:
    3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Young Planetarium

    Wednesday, July 22, 2015

    Calling all kids! Learn about the twinkling stars and wandering planets during this introductory astronomy program. More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Creature Feature

    Friday, July 24, 2015

    Children are invited to assist a ranger in the feeding of the Nature Center's live critters... More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Reggae Night

    Friday, July 24, 2015

    Presented by the Washington Post Going Out Guide Monsoon & S.T.O.R.M. Reggae Band, Puma Ptah, Ras Biruk & Ras Band 7:30 p.m., Gates open at 7 p.m. First Come-First Served More

    Time:
    7:30 AM to 10:00 PM
    Location:
    Carter Barron Amphitheatre
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Run of the Mill

    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    See the 2,000 pound millstones convert corn to cornmeal using that good old fashioned renewable energy of water. More

    Time:
    11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Peirce Mill
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Nature Arts and Crafts

    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    Love to Craft. Calling all kids: join park staff for creative fun. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Pokey in the Park

    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    Leading up to Pokey's 20th birthday celebration, Pokey will visit various sites in Rock Creek Park. Visit Pokey and learn why Rock Creek Park is a stronghold for box turtles in Washington D.C. More

    Time:
    11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Peirce Mill
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Worm Castles

    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    Come out and learn how to make a Civil War food called Hard Tack (sometimes referred to as worm castles) and learn about other Civil War foods too. Ages 7 and older. More

    Time:
    11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Peirce Mill
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Mill Works!

    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    Hey kids! Come on out for crafts based on milling and experience how to build simple machines. All ages. More

    Time:
    11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Peirce Mill
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Joaquin Miller Poetry Series

    Sunday, July 26, 2015

    Relax and enjoy an afternoon of poetry. The series is sponsored by Word Works. Recommended for mature audiences. More

    Time:
    3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    125th Celebration Hike

    Sunday, July 26, 2015

    Rock Creek Park turns 125 this year. This 2-mile hike explores our past 125 years and ponders the next 125 years. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Wacky Weather of the Solar System

    Sunday, July 26, 2015

    Think the weather is strange on Earth? Wait until you see what the other planets in our solar system have to offer! More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Young Planetarium

    Wednesday, July 29, 2015

    Calling all kids! Learn about the twinkling stars and wandering planets during this introductory astronomy program. More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Rock Creek Park

    Creature Feature

    Friday, July 31, 2015

    Children are invited to assist a ranger in the feeding of the Nature Center's live critters... More

    Time:
    4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    Location:
    Nature Center
    Fees:
    Free

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