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Family Scavenger Hunts at Peirce Mill
September 26, 2020 - September 27, 2020O
National Public Lands Day, September 26
and Rock Creek Park Day, September 27
Online and In the Park
Join Rock Creek Park and park partners as we celebrate the 130th birthday of the national park in your backyard. Enjoy a weekend full of activities for the whole family!
Looking to get away from screens? Grab a scavenger hunt and head into Rock Creek Park. Peirce Mill will have a special scavenger hunt just for children. Follow this link to print up the scavenger hunt in English or Spanish:
The weekend will feature programs online and in the park, available in English and in Spanish. Activities include: park cleanups, virtual historic tours, and nature programs. For more information, please see:
This celebration is made possible through partnerships with the Rock Creek Conservancy, Friends of Peirce Mill, Corazón Latino, Washington Parks & People, Civil War Defenses of Washington, Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy, and other park partners.