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Spring SSL Hours + Healthy Relationship Education

CJMS PTA is pleased to announce the following pre-planned Student Service Learning (SSL) activities for the spring 2020.  Contact Karen Derringer (parent organizer) with questions at 301-520-8066 (text or call). Signup:

Sunday, March 22 from 1pm-4pm: Trail cleanup near Clara Barton Recreation Center’s tennis courts.  Address is 7425 MacArthur Boulevard, Cabin John, MD 20818 but we will meet at the tennis courts.  Gloves and trash bags will be provided.  Event sponsored by Friends of Cabin John Creek (FOJOC). Signup:

Saturday, April 18 from 9am-Noon: Creek cleanup in Wolftree Park which backs up to I-270.  Meet at the public easement access point next to 3 Whippoorwill Court, Rockville, MD. Gloves and trash bags will be provided. Event sponsored by Friends of Cabin John Creek (FOJOC). Signup:

Sunday, May 3 from 9am-Noon: Back by popular demand, there will be a spring “tidy-up” at Lifeline Horse Rescue & Rehabilitation.  Kids will do various chores around the farm which could include mucking the barn, picking up sticks, barn painting among other activities. Kids will also have an opportunity to feed and pet the marvelous rescues at this magical farm. Lifeline is located at: 22600 Robin Court, Gaithersburg Maryland 20882. Signup:

Sunday, May 17 from 9am-Noon: Kids will pick up trash along Bells Mill Road to help the neighborhood and show school pride.  Meet at CJMS parking lot. Gloves and trash bags will be provided courtesy of the MNCPPC. Signup:

Community Event (non CJMS) That Supports SSL Hours
On March 29 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m middle school and high school students can attend the “Choose Respect” seminar to learn about healthy relationships AND earn SSL hours at the same time! See to sign up and for details.