Friends of White Flint

Promoting a Sustainable, Walkable and Engaging Community

P.O. Box 2761

White Flint Station

Kensington, MD 20891

Phone: 301-980-3768

Email: info@whiteflint.org


Category Archives: FOWF Business

You’re Invited to the FOWF County Executive Candidate Forum

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Be an educated voter. Learn what the candidates for County Executive think about issues important to the White Flint/Pike District area. Attend our County Executive Candidate Forum on Sunday, October 21 at 7:30 pm at AMP at Pike and Rose

Free tickets are required as attendance is limited. Click here for tickets.…

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Fingers crossed for tomorrow’s Pike District Promenade

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The forecast is promising, and Florence seems to be cooperating, so we hope to see you tomorrow at our Pike District Promenade, an easy, free, all-ages stroll along the Trolley Trail.  We’ll meet at North Bethesda Market on the plaza between Seasons 52 and CVS at 10 am Saturday. Free two-hour parking at NoBe Market in the garage off Marketplace Lane

Make some new friends, hang out with some old ones at the Pike District Promenade.…

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Pike District Promenade Saturday Sept. 15th

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Well, it looks like there’s a chance Florence won’t upset our plans for our next Pike District Promenade.  We’ll cancel if it’s raining, of course, but let’s keep our fingers crossed Florence and all that rain stay way to the south of us.  If you’re unsure if the walk on the Trolley Trail  is happening, check www.whiteflint.org Saturday morning.…

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What a fun first Pike District Promenade

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More than a dozen people turned out for our first Pike District Promenade — a smashing success for a humid morning when half of the DC metro area is on vacation.  Participants received excellent AARP swag and truly had a marvelous time walking and chatting on the Bethesda Trolley Trail.

We hope lots more folks will join us next month, Saturday, September 15 at 10am at North Bethesda Market for the next Pike District Promenade. …

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Join us for the Pike District Promenade August 18

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My weather app promises sunshine this Saturday for our free Pike District Promenade, so grab your sneakers, your friends, and your family and stroll with us!

Pike District Promenades are an easy and fun way to meet your neighbors, enjoy a walk, and get some fresh air. This month, we will promenade at 10:00 am on Saturday, August 18, meeting up at the North Bethesda Market plaza. 

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Join us for the Pike District Promenade August 18

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We were rained out last month, but I’m in discussions with the weather gods who said we’ve got a good shot of sun in August.

Pike District Promenades are an easy way to meet your neighbors, take a stroll, and get some fresh air. This month, we will promenade at 10:00 am on Saturday, August 18, meeting up at the North Bethesda Market plaza. 

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Tomorrow is our First Pike District Promenade! Join the Fun!

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We hope to see you tomorrow at our very first Pike District Promenade! What is a Pike District Promenade? It’s a simple stroll along the Trolley Trail for all ages.  Go as far as you’d like and as fast as you’d like. Make some new friends and reconnect with old ones.…

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Join Us! Pike District Promenade, Sat., July 21, 10 am

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The White Flint/Pike District area is filled with lots of interesting, caring people of all ages from babies to millenials to seniors. We thought it would be great to create an easy, fun way for us to meet one another and build community, so we will be holding a Pike District Promenade the third Saturday of every month at 10 am, starting at the plaza at North Bethesda Market.

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Hope to see you tomorrow at our community meeting

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Here’s the agenda for tomorrow night’s free and open-to-everyone community meeting

June 20, 2018, 7 pm, AMP by Strathmore

7:00     Call to order

7:05     Financial report

7:10     Property owner updates

7:20     Pedestrian improvements (Chris Conklin, MCDOT)

7:35     Western Workaround (Bruce Johnston, MCDOT)

7:50     Marinelli bike lanes (Patricia Shepherd, MCDOT)

8:05     BRT on Route 355 (Corey Pitts, MCDOT)

8:20     Other business

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Hope to see you June 20th at our Community Meeting

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Please come to our Community Meeting on June 20th, 7 pm, at AMP by Strathmore at Pike and Rose.  We will hear from MCDOT on Bus Rapid Transit on Route 355, new pedestrian improvements, and bike lanes on Marinelli Road.   There will be ample time to ask questions, too. If you have any questions, please email info@whiteflint.org.…

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