Employee Picnic and Family Fun Day

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Mark Your Calendar: September 11, 2016

Join us Sunday, September 11, for delicious food, fun, and the chance to spend the day with your family and colleagues at beautiful Smokey Glen Farm in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

Who: All Children’s National employees and their immediate family (spouses/significant others and children) are invited to attend. Maximum of 5 guests per employee.

When: September 11 2016, from Noon to 4 pm. RSVPs have now closed. For any last minute additions or changes, please email agregory2@childrensnational.org.

Where: Smokey Glen Farm, Gaithersburg, Maryland. Employees scheduled to work at the hospital during the picnic will receive a complimentary picnic BBQ lunch and are invited to participate in activities in the 5th floor research atrium from 11:30 am to 3 pm.

Shuttles: Shuttles will be available from the Sheikh Zayed Campus to Smokey Glen Farm, and from Smokey Glen Farms back to the hospital during the event.

  • Shuttles will depart Children’s National from the P1 drop-off area every 15 minutes from 11 am – 2:30 pm.
    * ADA equipped shuttles will leave at 11:30 am and 1 pm.
    ** The shuttles may leave prior to scheduled departure time if full.
  • Shuttles will depart Smokey Glen Farms from the check-in area (see Pavilion Map ) every 15 minutes from 3:15 pm – 4 pm.
    * ADA equipped shuttles will leave at 3:15 pm and 4 pm.
    ** The shuttles may leave prior to scheduled departure time if full. 

The employee lot of the Sheikh Zayed campus will be available for “general access” parking Sunday, September 11. Please note, Children’s National visitor lot is still for visitors only. Children’s will not be providing validations or opening the gates for departure from our visitor lot.

Pavillion Map


Talent Show

Children's National's Got Talent

Can you sing? Dance? Play a musical instrument?

Sign up to perform at the “Children’s National’s Got Talent” competition at the Employee Picnic on September 11.
  • First Prize: $300
  • Second Prize: $100
  • Third Prize: $50
Individual and group acts are welcome. Please remember that the picnic is a family-friendly
event and all performances must be family-friendly.

Only Children’s National employees can participate in the Talent Show. For questions, call
Wayne Neal at x3926 or email wneal@childrensnational.org or visit the HR department on
the West Wing 1st floor at the main campus.