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Chartered Bus from the UUCF Parking Lot and Urbana Park-n-Ride to the March in D.C.

Saturday, March 24, 2018

  • 9:00am Depart UUCF Parking Lot (Please arrive by 8:45am for check-in.)
    • 9:15am Depart Urbana Park-n-Ride. (Please arrive by 9:00am.)
  • ~10:30am Arrive in D.C., near Union Station (Mass. Ave. NE and North Capitol NE).
  • 4:00pm Depart D.C. from south side of the Jefferson Memorial near the food kiosk on E. Basin Drive SW.
    • ~5:15pm Return to Urbana Park-n-Ride
    • ~5:30pm Return to UUCF
  • Our buses are currently full.

Current Status

We have reserved two 47-passenger buses, with a total capacity of 94 people. At this writing, our buses are completely full with confirmed passengers. Our waiting list is currently empty.

We are no longer accepting registrations.

Confirmed passengers: If you find that you cannot ride with us after all, please email to let us know. Unless you have someone in mind to take your seat, we will assign your seat to someone on the waiting list and put you and that person in contact so that payment for the seat can be settled between the two of you.

Updates at a Glance

The information under this heading gives you important updates in a concise format. The updates are in reverse chronological order (most recent on top). Please check this section often to determine what's new or what's changed.

  • (3/20 2110) Riders have been assigned to buses, and that information has been posted to this web page. Please scroll down to view. Also, we have finalized our departure time, as well as our pick-up time and location. We will depart UUCF for D.C. at 9:00 AM (please be prompt). We will depart D.C. at 4:00 PM from the south side (back side) of the Jefferson Memorial. The buses will be parked along E. Basin Drive, SW, near the food kiosk at the back of the monument. Each rider will be given a printed handout when boarding the bus in Frederick that will give a detailed map and directions, along with cell phone numbers to call if you get lost or late.
  • (3/20 2100) We have received additional information regarding the march route and ancillary activities in D.C. The March will begin at 12:00 noon at Pennsylvania Avenue NW and 3rd Street NW and will end at Pennsylvania Avenue NW and 12th Street NW. This route is approximately 3/4 of a mile in length. The only ancillary activities announced so far are performances by entertainers on stage near Pennsylvania Avenue NW and 3rd Street NW. A schedule of performances has not been provided. In addition, the Washington Post has said that speakers are planned, and that all featured speakers will be 18 or younger. More to come on that. Follow this link - DC March FAQ - to view Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) regarding the D.C. March. Note especially the items that will be prohibited, including posters mounted on wooden or metal sticks.
  • (3/14 2300) We have received information that there will be a UU meet-up at the March, beginning at 11:00 AM, at the corner of Indiana Ave. NW and 7th St. NW. This location is near the Archives Navy Memorial metro station, and is just north of Pennsylvania Ave. NW, and near the advertised starting location of the March on Pennsylvania Ave. between 3rd and 12th Streets NW. The meet-up location is about a 15-minute walk from our drop-off location at Union Station.
  • (3/7 1030) Poster-Painting Party! Karen Reilly, our UUCF Office Administrator, is organizing a poster-painting party on Friday, March 23, from 3:00 - 6:00 PM at UUCF. Poster board, paints, markers, and brushes will be provided. Come with your own "catchy phrase" to create your own artistic yet powerful poster!

Contact Person (Bus Coordinator)

If you should have any questions that are not answered by the material on this web page or by viewing the links provided, please email the bus coordinator, Nick Int Veldt, at . Be sure to monitor your email for important updates.


We are no longer accepting registrations for bus seats.

Paying For Your Seat(s)

We are no longer accepting online payments for bus seats.


If you paid for your seat(s) and find that you are not able to go with us after all, you may give (or sell) your seat(s) to others. If you do this, please send an email to identifying the holders of the seats being given up, along with the contact information (name, email address, and mobile phone number) of those who are claiming the seats.

If you can't use your confirmed seat(s) and don't have anyone who will take them, please contact the bus coordinator at . He will assign your seat(s) to those at the top of the waiting list. You'll be put in contact with those now assigned to the seat(s) so that payment can be arranged between the two of you.

To keep our administrative overhead within reason for this event, UUCF will not be able to process individual refunds if you find that you aren't able to go after having made payment.

Passenger List

(alphabetically, by bus assignment)

Bus #1

  1. Allen, Abbie
  2. Andros, Mindy
  3. Andros, Olivia
  4. Bowers, Kate
  5. Bradshaw, Pat
  6. Breiling, Annette ... (Park-n-Ride)
  7. Buckingham, Steve
  8. Creedon, Diane
  9. Farrell, Mary
  10. Freeman, Karen
  11. Gleaton, Alexa
  12. Gleaton, Elaine
  13. Gleaton, Mark
  14. Holter, Libby
  15. Int Veldt, Nick
  16. Jones, Richard ... (Park-n-Ride)
  17. Kehr, Alan
  18. Kehr, Cynthia
  19. Kline, Lew
  20. Ladner, Bob ... (Park-n-Ride)
  21. Ladner, Jane ... (Park-n-Ride)
  22. LeMessurier, Sandy
  23. Magnuson, Gary
  24. Mayman, Aevin
  25. Mayman, Christine
  26. Morey, Rhonda
  27. Nichols, Chase ... (Park-n-Ride)
  28. Nichols, Chloe ... (Park-n-Ride)
  29. Nichols, Dominic ... (Park-n-Ride)
  30. O'Brien, Cheryl
  31. Pitcher, Diana
  32. Precht, Geoffrey
  33. Precht, Laurie
  34. Precht, Stephen
  35. Pulsifer, Beth
  36. Purvis, David
  37. Purvis, Samantha
  38. Reilly Davis, Jan
  39. Reilly, Karen
  40. Ruby, Leslie
  41. Ruud, Kathryn
  42. Schepp, Deb
  43. Smith, Aiden
  44. Smith, Cecilia
  45. Smith, Neil
  46. Smith, Sabrina
  47. Wulff, Bill

Bus #2

  1. Andrex, Ann
  2. Bainbridge, Betsy
  3. Barratt, Marilou
  4. Barratt, Thomas
  5. Beutler, John
  6. Bromfield, Bill
  7. Bromfield, Cole
  8. Bromfield, Lisa
  9. Deacon, Joan
  10. Everett, Harper
  11. Everett, Moira
  12. Goell, Caroline
  13. Gregg, Carl
  14. Gregory, Mark
  15. Haney, Charles
  16. Hovestadt, Edward
  17. Hufstedler, Geary
  18. Hufstedler, Jane
  19. Hull, Naomi
  20. Hull, Zachary
  21. Jones, Julia
  22. Kirsh, Katie
  23. Kollmar, Donovan
  24. Lund, Christina
  25. McDonald, Ed
  26. McDougal, Colleen
  27. McDougal, Penny
  28. Mead, Bobbi
  29. Mead, Kiley
  30. Moore, Tom
  31. Norris, Scott
  32. Palmer, Aileen
  33. Powell, Jordan
  34. Ramberg, Steve
  35. Rattay, Mya
  36. Rattay, Shauna
  37. Schuman, Ben
  38. Schuman, Joey
  39. Sottile, Emily
  40. Sottile, Nikki
  41. Thompson, John
  42. Topchik, Carol
  43. Topchik, Jack
  44. Torok, Fiona
  45. Trader, Barbara
  46. Uchino, Itsuro
  47. Uchino, Marilyn

Waiting List

(in the order of registration)


(The short link for this page is frederickuu.org/MarchForOurLives.)