Archive for September, 2008


Please join us for a PARK CLEAN-UP at UPSHUR PARK!!! WHEN:    Saturday, October 4th from 10am – Noon WHERE:  Upshur Park, 4300 Arkansas Avenue, NW Please bring gloves and rakes.  Refreshments will be provided.  We hope to see you there!

First (Annual) Fundraiser A HUGE Success!

Oh what a night!  We pulled off a terriffic event and made some new friends of the parks and raised financial donations to the tune of $7,000!  We could not have done it without all of you coming (we had over 100 attendees!) and with the help of the following leaders and businesses,   An […]

Upcoming Meetings! Come one, come all

Please mark you calendars for two upcoming meetings about our neighborhood parks!   Thursday, September 25th at 6:30pm  Friends of the 16th Street Heights Parks Community Meeting at Upshur Recreation Center (4300 Arkansas Avenue, NW ). Come and hear about the community-wide planning process that is to begin in October to develop a new playground at […]