Join us for our next volunteer day:


9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Meet at the top of Lovers’ Lane on R Street NW

  (Lovers’ Lane is the paved, gated path at approximately 3060 R Street NW in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, DC, located in between  Dumbarton Oaks and Montrose Park)

What: Take part in the restoration of Dumbarton Oaks Park! We will be removing invasive plants. Added benefits include learning some differences between native and non-native plant species, getting healthy exercise in the great outdoors, and meeting new people.

Bring: Yourself & friends

Wear: Please wear long pants, long sleeve shirt, socks and sturdy closed-toed shoes, not sandals.

We Will Supply: Tools, gloves, water, snacks, and training.

RSVP: please email aaldrich@dopark.org to RSVP.

For More Information: Please email aaldrich@dopark.org.


Other Volunteer Opportunities

Community and Corporate Groups

Are you trying to find a volunteer opportunity for you school class, church, business, or work team? Several times each year, special groups assist us in our restoration efforts. For more information, please contact aaldrich@dopark.org.

Ecological/Historical Studies

Dumbarton Oaks Park is a vibrant, urban park with remnants of oak and beech forest. It is also a prime example of the effects of stormwater runoff and invasive plants. The Conservancy will work with you to facilitate your research and study ideas. Please contact aaldrich@dopark.org for more information.

For more information on volunteering, contact Ann Aldrich, Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy Restoration Director, at aaldrich@dopark.org.
Volunteers planting trees and securing triages in order to combat stormwater runoff.
Volunteers planting trees and securing triages in order to combat stormwater runoff.

Volunteer group removing invasive plants from Dumbarton Oaks Park.

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