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8 edition of Rock Creek Park found in the catalog.

Rock Creek Park

by Gail Spilsbury

  • 279 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rock Creek Park (Washington, D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Rock Creek Park (Washington, D.C.) -- History.,
    • Rock Creek Park (Washington, D.C.) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p.73-75)

      StatementGail Spilsbury.
      GenreGuidebooks.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF203.5.R6 S65 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 79 p. :
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3695461M
      ISBN 100801874122
      LC Control Number2003100403
      OCLC/WorldCa52808800

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      The Rock Creek Park Horse Center offers one-hour guided trail rides for visitors 12 and up. Rides are $40 per person and advance reservations are highly recommended. For those that love the night sky, Rock Creek Park is the only national park with an on-site planetarium. National Park Service Rangers conduct free programs twice a day on. Mission Statement: Our Aspiration: The mission of Rock Creek Elementary School, an innovative and collaborative community of learners, is to empower students to succeed, grow, lead, and learn by nurturing: academic and social-emotional growth productive and compassionate citizens mindful and critical thinkers family and community partnerships.

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