Join us on Saturday, September 30, to celebrate National Public Lands Day by restoring trails, painting and cleaning campgrounds. Greenbelt Park’s 1,100 acres provide camping, picnicking, bicycling and hiking opportunities for thousands of visitors each year.
This wooded park also provides important green space for red fox, deer and other native wildlife. Volunteer for National Public Lands Day and do your part for this special place!Stick around after the service event to enjoy the park by packing a picnic lunch, or return at 7:30 p.m. to enjoy a special showing of “American Graffiti” under the stars.
WHAT: National Public Lands Day at Greenbelt Park
WHEN: Saturday, September 30, from 8:45 a.m. – Noon
WHERE: Greenbelt Park, 6565 Greenbelt Road, Greenbelt, MD 20770
WHO: NPCA, the National Park Service and YOU!
RSVP: Registration for this event is required. Please RSVP online.
OTHER INFO: Meet at the Sweetgum Picnic Area of Greenbelt Park and prepare to get dirty! Wear long pants and sturdy, closed-toe shoes. Bring plenty of water and work gloves if you have them. All necessary instructions and equipment will be provided. Everyone is encouraged to participate, but volunteers under 18 must have a waiver signed by an adult. Waivers will be provided.