Grinnell-in-Washington, D.C. Fall Picnic

JC Labowitz '71Emma Lange '16, Becky Martin '94, ​​ Rita McCall '16, Sydney McClendon '16, Barbara Hunt Moore '65Sophie Neems '16, and Patti Rounsevell '71 of the Grinnell-in-Washington, D.C. Regional Planning Committee invite Grinnell alumni of all ages, parents of current students or alumni, and their families to the Grinnell-in-Washington, D.C. fall picnic. Join us in welcoming the newest members of the alumni community, the class of 2017, to the Washington, D.C. area!

1—3:30 p.m., Sunday, September 24
Quincy Park Picnic Shelter
N. Nelson Street & 10th Street
Arlington, VA 22203

Please register with the Office of Development and Alumni Relations online below or by phone at 866-850-1846. Online registration will remain open through Monday, September 18

Potluck instructions

Please bring a dish to share with others based on the list below. The Grinnell-in-Washington, D.C. Regional Planning Committee will be providing the plates, cups, napkins, and utensils will be provided; however, please consider bringing your own reusable table service to help minimize waste.

If your last name begins with:
A–K — please bring a main dish or salad
L–Q — please bring a beverage (juice, lemonade, water, etc.)
R–Z — please bring a dessert

Please be sure to bring serving utensils for your potluck item. 

There is a large playground and lots of space around the shelter; please feel free to bring lawn games, picnic blankets, or chairs, if you would like. 


The picnic shelter is located on the North Nelson Street side of the park, less than two blocks from the Virginia Square–GMU Metro stop on the Orange and Silver lines. 

We look forward to seeing you!

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Sunday September 24
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Online registrations for this event are now closed. Please call to register at 866-850-1846.