Sat, Apr 6, 2019
A Walk in the Park / Newtowne Neck State Park
Location: St Francis Xavier Hall, 21370 Newtowne Neck Rd. Leonardtown MD
Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Time: 12 Noon (04:00 Duration)
Posted By: Dale Rebarchick
When: Saturday, April 6, 2019, starting at 9 am. Registration begins at 8 am. This event is rain or shine.
Where: Saint Francis Xavier Parish, Newtowne neck Rd., Leonardtown, MD
Cost: Entry fee of $20 which includes a t-shirt.
Sponsored By: Newtowne Neck Manor House Restoration Committee What: A Walk in the Park / Newtowne Neck State Park
For more information/register, go to www.stfrancisxavierchurch.org.
POC: Sarah Matisick, 301-247-7416
The walk is open to all ages and abilities, participants will follow the scenic paved road and gravel trail from St. Francis Xavier Church to the Potomac River waterfront in the park and then back to the church. Stroller and pet friendly, the full course is a 5k, with shorter courses marked along the way. Take time to browse the picturesque parish grounds, and enjoy a tour of St. Francis Xavier Church, c. 1731, the oldest Catholic Church in continuous use in English America.
Join us for a morning walk or run in Newtowne Neck State Park to support the preservation of Newtowne Manor House. An important part of early Maryland history, Newtowne Manor House is part of the St. Francis Xavier Church/Newtowne Manor House Historic District listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Printed from the So. Md. Online Community Calendar