Site Manager Position Opening

The Accokeek Foundation, a nonprofit educational organization involved in land stewardship, historical preservation and sustainable agriculture, is seeking a Site Manager for all aspects of caring for buildings (historic and contemporary), grounds, and infrastructure of the 200-acre portion of Piscataway Park that it manages in partnership with the National Park Service. The Site Manager must…

The National Colonial Farm Museum Theater Program Presents “That’s Entertainment: The Politics of Mirth”

For Immediate Release: July 19, 2012 Step into the world of 18th century entertainment at the National Colonial Farm and experience election-year politicking “colonial style” in “That’s Entertainment: The Politics of Mirth,” an interactive museum theater event at Piscataway Park on July 28 and 29. The year is 1774  and Josias Bealle is doing what…

Be a Mentor and Leader to Build a Thriving, Sustainable Local Food System in Your Community; Apply to Be a Volunteer Maryland Coordinator

The Volunteer Maryland Coordinator (VMC) will recruit and manage volunteers for the Ecosystem Farm Volunteer Days.  The VMC will do concentrated outreach to schools and youth groups to engage students in volunteer activities such as weeding, composting, building raised beds, transplanting and harvesting crops.  The VMC may also engage students in service learning projects as…