A History of Rock Creek Park: Wilderness and Washington, D.C.

Mt. Pleasant Library

A History of Rock Creek Park: Wilderness and Washington, D.C.

An author talk by Scott Einberger

A History of Rock Creek Park Book CoverHappy Birthday Rock Creek Park!

On Sept. 25, 1890, Rock Creek Park was established as one of the largest and first urban nature parks in the country. Join author and historian Scott Einberger for a special evening program spotlighting how this largest of Washington, D.C. parks was established. 

Einberger is the author of the recently released A History of Rock Creek Park: Wilderness and Washington, D.C. Book sales and signing will follow the presentation, which will take place in the large meeting room of the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library on Thursday, Oct. 7 at 7 p.m.