The North White Oak neighborhood is conveniently located within walking distance of the White Oak Library, Jackson Road Elementary School,and White Oak Middle School. Springbrook High School and the White Oak Shopping Center are less than a mile away.

The Martin Luther King Jr. Recreational Park offers outdoor and indoor swimming pools, tennis and basketball courts, hard surface walking and biking trails, a lake, and baseball, football, and soccer fields. The hard surface walking trails within the Park connect to the Paint Branch Stream Trail which leads to Fairland Road. The Rachael Carson Greenway Trail is within walking distance in the Northwest Branch Park. The White Oak Community Recreation Center is also located nearby at 1700 April Lane. The recreation center has an exercise facility and a variety of classes and other activities. To learn more visit their Web site:

And the community enjoys numerous mass transit options with the Metro Z1 and C8 and Ride On 21 buses easily accessible  along New Hampshire Avenue.

Please be sure to check out the July 25, 2009 Washington Post Real Estate section feature entitled "Where Life Is a Walk in the Park" about the North White Oak community.

North White Oak Civic Association

(Silver Spring, MD)