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  • Rock Creek Park

    As the Wheel Turns

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Peirce Mill
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, October 5, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 10/05/2018 to 10/28/2018

    Drop in 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Learn about the power of water and its connection to food on a mill tour with park volunteers from the Friends of Peirce Mill or a National Park Service ranger.

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    Creature Feature

    • Time: 4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Nature Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, October 5, 2018

    Every Friday Weekly from 10/05/2018 to 10/26/2018

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

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    Exploring the Sky

    • Time: 7:30 PM
    • Location: Military Field (Picnic Grove 13)
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 6, 2018

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

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    Exploring the Universe

    • Time: 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
    • Location: Nature Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 6, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 10/06/2018 to 12/30/2018

    Discover the wide world of astronomy! Visit distant galaxies, nebulas, and other deep-space objects. Ages 7 to adult.

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  • Rock Creek Park

    Spooky Night Sky

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
    • Location: Nature Center.
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 6, 2018

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 10/06/2018 to 10/28/2018

    Halloween night is just around the corner, and that means one thing: a weird and spooky sky! Join rangers for this unearthly special program.

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  • Rock Creek Park

    Autumn Scavenger Hunt

    • Time: 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    • Location: Rock Creek Park Nature Center
    • Fees: Free, but reservation required
    Sunday, October 7, 2018

    Join a ranger along the Woodland Trail to solve riddles and explore treasures along the way. Find out what's around this time of year or where it might be if you don't see it.

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  • Rock Creek Park

    Young Planetarium

    • Time: 4:00 PM
    • Location: Nature Center
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, October 10, 2018

    Every Wednesday Weekly from 10/10/2018 to 10/31/2018

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

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  • Rock Creek Park

    Heritage Day

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Peirce Mill
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 13, 2018

    Peirce Mill's annual Heritage Day will feature demonstrations and activities for all ages.

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    • Time: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Location: Mt Pleasant Library 3160 16th St NW, Washington D.C.
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, October 17, 2018

    Learn about restoration work at Meridian Hill Park

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    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Old Stone House
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 20, 2018

    Join a ranger on a walk through an area of Georgetown that used to be called Herring Hill. Learn about the people who lived here and the changes this area has undergone over the years.

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  • Rock Creek Park

    Autumn Scavenger Hunt

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
    • Location: Nature Center
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, October 21, 2018

    Join a ranger along the Woodland Trail to solve riddles and explore treasures along the way. Find out what's around this time of year or where it might be if you don't see it.

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  • Rock Creek Park

    Seasonal Discovery Hike

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Nature Center
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, October 21, 2018

    Join us for a series of ranger-led hikes exploring nature and history in Rock Creek Park.

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  • Rock Creek Park

    Autumn Scavenger Hunt

    • Time: 12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
    • Location: Nature Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 27, 2018

    Join a ranger along the Woodland Trail to solve riddles and explore treasures along the way. Find out what's around this time of year or where it might be if you don't see it. You never know what we will find.

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  • Rock Creek Park

    From Port to Posh

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Georgetown Waterfront Park NPS Booth
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 27, 2018

    Join a ranger on a walk through part of Georgetown. Learn about the port city’s rough beginnings and its rise as a posh Washington neighborhood. Walk the same streets as notable political figures.

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    • Time: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Peirce Mill
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 27, 2018

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

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Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

5200 Glover Rd, NW
Washington, DC 20015

Phone:

(202) 895-6000
Rock Creek Park administrative offices can be reached at 202-895-6000. For general information call 202-895-6070 Wednesday - Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and dial 0.

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