Join the Ward 8 Dems, DC Vote, and APACC member Anacostia Coordinating Council for a discussion of Chocolate City: A History of Race and Democracy in the Nation's Capital Saturday, July 21.Read More
Nature at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens is something to behold, especially in July and August. Visit the gardens and see spectacular 3-foot-tall lotuses and vibrantly colored lilies during peak bloom at the Lotus and Water Lily Festival Saturday, July 21 and Sunday, July 22, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.Read More
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton congratulates DC Water on newest tunnel boring machine and continued efforts to clean the Anacostia River and read all about the project in a social media summary.Read More
National Father Daughter Take a Walk Day is Saturday, July 7. It’s a time for dads and daughters of all ages to spend some alone time in the great outdoors.
And the Anacostia Riverwalk Trail is the perfect place to celebrate.Read More
Plan on attending the Year of the Anacostia Candidates Forum for At-large and Council Chair Candidates Forum Thursday, May 31 starting at 5:30 pm.
This forum is the only one of its kind in the city: One focused on the Anacostia River corridor.Read More
The Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE) has a new, easier, quicker way to get a fishing license. The Get a Fishing License page has links to purchase a license as well as a short explanation of requirements for getting a license. So get a license and enjoy the Anacostia River! Here is a map that shows some popular fishing hotspots in DC and Maryland.Read More
The Anacostia Coordinating Council (ACC) joins the Washington, DC region in celebrating the Year of the Anacostia (YOTA) and is a member of the Anacostia Park and Community Collaborative (APACC). On April 24th, 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum, 1901 Fort Place, SE, ACC will feature at its monthly meeting a presentation by Krista Schlyer, a conservation photographer and writer.Read More