Get Involved: EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
THANK YOU EVERYONE FOR MAKING CREEKFEST 2017 SUCH A SUCCESS!
And there are lots of other ways to get involved before CREEKfest 2018!
Sunday, October 15
12 - 3 pm
Enjoy some fall family fun!
Friends of Cabin John Creek invites you to a FREE and fun way to celebrate the watershed in your backyard. Come to CREEKfest 2017, the first local, family friendly event where you can learn about watershed conservation and get involved with protecting our urban oasis.
Join your community and celebrate Cabin John Creek!
RAIN OR SHINE!
Parking: Onsite and on the street. The community center is wheelchair accessible.
12:00-3:00 - Live Music from the Alpha Dog Acoustic Blues Ensemble
1:00 - Scales & Tales: Wings & Things Show - Reptiles and birds demonstrate how we often judge an animal's value by the way it looks. Learn that all wildlife serves a purpose in nature.
2:00 - Butterfly House Building for Kids
2:30 - Raffle Prize Drawing
3:00 - Guided Creek & Birdwatching Walk (Begins right after CREEKfest; meet on Community Center playground.)
Kids' Arts & Crafts
The Crêpe Shoppe Food Tent
Expert Stormwater Advice
Green Landscape & Garden Tips
Creek Critters Station & Identification
Pollinator Protection Info
RainScapes, Montgomery County Dept. of Environmental Protection
And More to Come!
Raffle Prizes Include:
Rain barrel from Aquabarrel
The Compost Crew: 3-month service trial, 2 cubic-foot bags of compost
One-hour consultation with landscape architect Lisa Wilcox Deyo
Autographed photo of former Redskins player Lorenzo Alexander
Norman's Farm Market $25 Gift Card
Sal's Italian Kitchen gift certificate
Wild Tomato restaurant gift certificate
Broadway Pizza gift certificate
The Grilled Oyster Co. gift certificate
Bike tune-up from the C&O Bike Loaner Program
Thank you to our event sponsors: Bethesda Co-Op, Botanical Interests, Friends of Ten-Mile Creek & Little Seneca Reservoir, and Good Earth Garden Market.
We're looking for a few good....
Help us set up and clean up. Earn Student Service Learning hours and make CREEKfest 2017 a great experience!
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get you involved! (Or stop by after 9 a.m. on Oct. 15 to see how you can help.)
Funding for this Watershed Restoration and Outreach grant project was provided by the Montgomery County, MD Water Quality Protection Charge and managed by the Chesapeake Bay Trust.