Accokeek Foundation “Celebrates the Potomac” with annual Family Fun Festival at Piscataway Park

Accokeek, MD—Returning for its third year at Piscataway Park, Celebrating the Potomac is a one-day, family-friendly event featuring live music, youth fishing lessons, cultural demonstrations, children’s activities, and watershed stewardship education taking place on Saturday, June 13 in Southern Prince George’s County. Special events like Celebrating the Potomac allow the Accokeek Foundation, a non-profit educational…

Accokeek Foundation Joins Temple Hills Farmers’ Market in Celebrating 5th Year of Sustainability through Community Partnerships

9:00 a.m. April 25 – Temple Hills, MD: This Saturday, Branch Avenue In Bloom (BAIB), a program of the Maryland Small Business Development Center, will celebrate its fifth season with a Grand Opening. The BAIB Farmers’ Market is located in the Iverson Mall parking lot. This year, Farmers’ Market visitors will have the pleasure of…

Chesapeake Conservation Corps: Tomorrow’s Conservation Leaders

The Accokeek Foundation has been selected as one of many potential host sites for the 2015-16 Chesapeake Conservation Corps service year. The Chesapeake Conservation Corps Program, administered by the Chesapeake Bay Trust, provides service-learning opportunities and green job training for young people through environmental and energy conservation projects. The Trust matches young adults 18-25 with…