MLK Day of Service - Invasive Removal on the Mount Vernon Trail


Events Calendar

Date and Time

  • Monday, Jan 17, 2022  10:00am-12:00pm


The Friends of Mount Vernon Trail will be improving the trail near Marina Towers in Alexandria.

Volunteers may perform some of the following work:

  • Using pruners and loppers to remove invasive vines
  • Using hand saws to cut tree branches
  • Hauling away vegetation and fallen tree branches
  • Picking up trash

What to Bring:

  • Water Gloves (We'll have some to borrow)
  • Pruners or loppers (We'll have some to borrow)
  • Long sleeves and long pants

Where to Meet:

The work area is on the Mount Vernon Trail just south of Marina Towers. See the picture for walking directions from the nearest address.

COVID Safety Precautions:

We follow current CDC guidance Work will be performed outside with room to socially distance