Join us for our Canal Pride events this spring!

We are looking for volunteers to help us in the Park during our 10th annual Canal Pride events, the largest volunteer events in the C&O Canal National Historical Park each year! We hope you will make plans to join us to help spruce up the Park for the upcoming season.

Canal Pride volunteers pulling invasive plants.

Canal Pride volunteers pulling invasive plants.

The events are as follows:

Saturday, April 22, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. – Great Falls

Saturday, April 29, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. – Williamsport

Saturday, May 6, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. – Brunswick

 

Activities include:

Pruning vegetation

Pulling invasive plants

Painting historic buildings and benches

Canal Pride volunteers cleaning Great Falls Tavern.

Canal Pride volunteers cleaning Great Falls Tavern.

Repairing and painting picnic tables

Planting, mulching, and raking

Much more!

Registration is required, so please sign up here:

https://www.canaltrust.org/2017-canal-pride-days-sign-up/

 

A special thank you to our sponsors:

REI

NEEF

M&T Bank

Guest Services, Inc.

Community Foundation of Frederick County

Friends of Historic Great Falls Tavern

Poole Law Group

Lafayette Federal Credit Union

Younger Automotive

Todd and Tracey Bowman