Friends of Cabin John Creek is a volunteer citizen group dedicated to the preservation, restoration, and stewardship of the Cabin John Creek watershed in Montgomery County, MD. Cabin John Creek flows through the communities of Rockville, Bethesda, Potomac, and Cabin John, drains into the Potomac River, and ultimately feeds the Chesapeake Bay.

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Help us continue our work to protect the health and beauty of the Cabin John Creek Watershed.  Donate one time or become a sustaining member!

Monday, January 20, 10 am to 2 pm

7777 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda,  MD  20817 

Volunteer at Locust Grove Nature Center on January 20.  Drop in from 10 am to 2 pm and help with community service projects, such as making improvements to the grounds and assisting with eco-friendly projects. SSL hours available.  Pre-register here.

EcoMovie: Hometown Habitat - Stories of Bringing Nature Home

Sunday, February 23, 4 – 6 pm

Clara Barton Community Center, 7425 MacArthur Blvd., Cabin John

Join us for FoCJC's Fifth Annual EcoMovie, directed by local Filmmaker Catherine Zimmerman. This 90-minute environmental documentary focuses on how and why native plants are critical to the survival and vitality of local ecosystems with a goal to inspire people to include native plants in our gardens.  Panel discussion follows.  Co-hosted by the Muddy Branch Alliance and the Little Falls Watershed Alliance.

Any highway expansion must avoid or mitigate impacts on our watershed. Read our full statement, learn where the state is in the project review process, and see how you can take action.

How To ...

Report Water or Sewer Main Breaks to WSSC

We have developed new programs to inform and work with local communities and homeowners to identify stormwater issues and potential solutions.  Find out more about what you can do at home and by the creek.

Friends of Cabin John Creek is always looking for talented go-getters who love working for a good cause, sharing their knowledge and experience, and learning new skills.  Volunteering with FoCJC -- whether as an intern, event supporter, program organizer, or board member -- allows you to learn more about the challenges and threats facing our watershed and make a difference for the environment.  There are opportunities for people with all backgrounds and availability. 

Contact us to find out more!

 

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