This event is being hosted and led by our great partners at the SCAPlease contact Lori Robertson, SCA Events Manager, at or 973-868-2189 with any questions. For more information and to register click here.

Washington, DC: Find Your Park Day of Service for MLK Day

Monday, January 18, 2016 - 9:30am
Anacostia Park
1500 Anacostia Drive SE
Washington, DC 20020

With the support of American Express and in support of the Find Your Park campaign, SCA is mobilizing volunteers coast to coast in celebration of the National Park Service Centennial. Join us to honor the National Park Service and give back to your public lands while helping to improve the health of the Anacostia River.

Free lunch and t-shirts will be provided for all volunteers!

WHEN: Monday, January 18th, 9:30 am to 1:30 pm

WHERE: Anacostia Park, 1500 Anacostia Drive SE, Washington, DC 20020. (Registration and kick-off will take place in front of the Skating Pavilion.)

WHAT: Volunteers will help with a massive river clean-up, removing trash and debris from the shoreline to improve the health of the Anacostia River.

BRING WITH YOU: Wear long pants and sturdy shoes that you don’t mind getting dirty. Bring extra layers as the event will take place in any weather! Please also bring your own water bottle for staying hydrated.

PROVIDED: SCA will supply breakfast and lunch for volunteers as well as work gloves and all project supplies. Free Find Your Park t-shirts will be provided for the first 500 volunteers to register!

REGISTRATION: Please sign up at to complete the online waiver.

QUESTIONS: Contact Lori Robertson, SCA Events Manager, at or 973-868-2189.



Take the Green line train to Anacostia Metro Station. An SCA representative will meet all volunteers near the Capital Bike share station on Howard Rd SE across from the metro station. Please plan to be at the metro meet-up spot by 9:00am!


For a complete list of driving direction please visit the NPS website at There is plenty of free public parking in the lot at the Roller Skating Pavilion.

Partner Organization
American Express


Event Date and Time: 
Mon, 01/18/2016 - 9:30am - 1:30pm


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