Welcome to the Friends of Runnymede Park

"We care, because we all leave tracks."


Mission Statement:

The mission of the Friends of Runnymede Park is to protect, enhance, and preserve the physical, natural, and cultural heritage of this special public parkland in the Town of Herndon.

Throughout the year we will be offering guided walks in the park, highlighting birds, native plants, insects, frogs.

These will be posted on our Facebook page - be sure to Like us.

2018 Events:

Annual Meeting, Sunday, March 11, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

"Become a Citizen Scientist with iNaturalist" with guest speaker, Dr. Gerald Guala, from the U.S. Geological Survey.  For more information, click here Annual Meeting 2018

Town Parks and Stream Clean Up, Saturday, April 21, 8:00 AM - 12:00 NOON

Hot Dogs provided by Friends of Runnymede Park
For more information, click here Town, Parks and Stream Clean-up 2018

Native Plant Sale, Saturday, May 5, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Runnymede Park

Purchase locally grown, pesticide-free, native plants.  Watermark Woods, located in Hamilton, VA., and Nature By Design from Alexandria, VA, will be in the park ready to answer questions, give advice, and help you choose beautiful native plants for your gardens.  For more information, click here Native Plant Sale

NatureFest 2018, Sunday, September 23, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Nature fun and learning for the whole family with activity stations throughout the park.
For more information, click here NatureFest 2018


Members of our organization are:

  • Stewards of Runnymede Park in Herndon, Virginia
  • Founders of the Native Plant Project in Herndon
  • Event organizers for the park including NatureFest and the stream clean up

Friends of Runnymede Park Links

For more information email: friendsofrp@yahoo.com

www.frpweb.org is the main website of the Friends of Runnymede Park, which is a non profit organization based in the Town of Herndon, Virginia, USA.