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Outdoor Adventures ~ Social Hours ~ Volunteer

Check this space often for updated listings of events, field trips, and volunteer opportunities. And if you haven’t already, be sure to “like” us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter to stay up to date on Chapter happenings and share your involvement with friends. 

If you have questions or want to get involved, email Kate Arion at with requests, ideas, or event RSVPs. We’ll see you there!

Ongoing Special Events

  • Jewels of Appalachia

    Smithsonian's National Zoo
    Reptile Discovery Center
    3001 Connecticut Ave., NW
    Washington, D.C. 20008
    October 17, 2015

      Explore this new exhibit sponsored by The Nature Conservancy The Appalachian region is home to the most biodiverse community of salamanders in the world.  Nearly 14 percent of the planet's salamander species can be found there. Learn more about these re... Learn more

Special Events

  • Anacostia Watershed Society’s Annual Earth Day Clean-Up and Celebration

    Anacostia Park (volunteers will meet near the Anacostia Recreation Center)
    April 23, 2016

    This is the third year that The Nature Conservancy is helping with this event. There will be dozens of clean-up sites throughout the DC area; the Conservancy will be helping clean up Anacostia Park. Conservancy volunteers will meet near the Anacostia Recreation Cent... Learn more

  • Meet-Up Charity Social Hour

    911 F Street NW
    Washington, DC 20004

    January 15, 2016

    To start the new year, a local meet-up group is hosting a charity social hour in honor of The Nature Conservancy! The "30's & 40's Going Out Group" from is inviting local professionals to get together after work and mix-and-mingle, all for a ... Learn more

  • Panel Discussion with DC Net Impact

    Busboys & Poets
    1025 5th Street NW
    Washington, DC 20001

    February 24, 2016

    DC Net Impact and The Nature Conservancy are pleased to invite you to a discussion on the outcomes of the COP21 Paris Climate Conference. Join national and local climate and policy experts for a recap of the conference, and gain understanding of what the outcomes mea... Learn more

  • Annual Charity Social Hour

    Equinox Restaurant
    818 Connecticut Avenue NW
    Washington, DC 20006
    February 10, 2016

    Join us in starting off the New Year with a toast to nature! Please join Conservancy supporters and conservation enthusiasts for a social hour to celebrate 2016 and the third anniversary of Generation Conservation* in the metro D.C. area! Attendees will have the ... Learn more

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for The Nature Conservancy. Currently there are no volunteer opportunities available. Please check back soon for upcoming events.


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