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


Tag Archives: Montgomery Parks

Tell Montgomery Parks What You Want in Future Parks and Recreation

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Montgomery Parks just launched an outreach campaign called “Parks and Rec of the Future” to solicit public input. They have a dedicated online open town hall where people can very quickly and easily submit comments and/or take a survey to let them know what people would like for their parks and recreation amenities in the future.…

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Pop Ups in the Park in the Pike District

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The Pop Up in Montgomery Parks campaign is part of an ongoing “activate urban parks” initiative that was launched last year. There are two coming to the White Flint area.

Touch a Truck

Whether they are climbing into the cab of a backhoe, riding in a bucket truck or turning a police cruiser lights on children of all ages can explore and learn about the trucks that help upkeep Montgomery County’s urban parks.…

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Climb a Tree in our own Wall Park Tomorrow

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Climb-A-Tree in Wall Park on Wednesday, July 6 – 9AM to Noon

Reach for the sky with Montgomery Parks arborists! Bring your kids to Climb-A-Tree, a free, fun, and safe event at Wall Park, 4901 Nicholson Lane, Rockville, MD, 20852 from 9 a.m. to noon. Our arborists will strap your child into safety gear and help him/her climb a giant tree!…

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What we discussed at this week’s White Flint 2 planning meeting

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The focus of this month’s White Flint 2 Sector Plan meeting was parks and open spaces. It featured a presentation by Rachel Newhouse from Montgomery Parks and a quick summary of the Urban Land Institute Technical Assistance Program recommendations for Executive Boulevard.

You can see the full set of slides from ULI with their analysis and recommendations for Executive Boulevard here.

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Will You Have S’more Fun Tomorrow at Grill Night at Wall Park?

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Don’t forget — the summer’s second fun-filled Grill Night is tomorrow, July 21 at 6pm at Wall Park by the Shiver Aquatic Center. Thanks to Gables Pike District for supplying the snacks, soft drinks, and paper products. Additional thanks to the White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee for arranging for The Crimestoppers to play again and for all those yummy s’mores fixings they’ll be bringing.

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Time to Have S’more Fun at Grill Night at Wall Park July 21st

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We’ve got the fixings for s’mores, hot grills, live music, snacks, soft drinks, and paper goods.  All we need is you and your friends and family to make the summer’s second Grill Night at Wall Park as successful as last month’s fun-filled event.  Let’s show everyone that we need and want our green space in the Pike District — grab something to grill and come to Wall Park next to the Shriver Aquatic Center, from 6pm to 8pm on Tuesday, July 21!

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