Contact Us/Directions

 

Jim Hall and Cheryl Hellner
Dayspring Earth Ministry
11203 Neelsville Church Road
Germantown, MD 20876
301.916.4827
staff@dayspringearthministry.org


Gale Quist
Dayspring Earth Ministry
11201 Neelsville Church Road
Germantown, MD 20876
301.540.0998


Directions by Car

From DC area, take the Beltway (495) to 270 North. Travel north on 270 to exit 15 A, for Rt. 118 North. Take 118 North through several stop lights to Rt. 355, Frederick Rd.  Continue straight across Rt. 355, onto a narrower part of Rt. 118 going 0.5 mile to a stop sign at Scenery Drive.  Turn left on Scenery Dr., going several short blocks till you come to a left only turn onto Neelsville Church Road.  Go uphill on Neelsville Church Road to the first gravel driveway on the right and turn in.  Keep to the right around the garage and park on the gravel pad.

From the North, take 270 South to exit 15. Turn left on 118, heading north. Take 118 North through several stop lights to Rt. 355, Frederick Rd. and from there follow the directions from that intersection given above.

From Baltimore, take 70 East to exit 68 for Rt. 27. Follow 27 south to Rt. 355, Frederick Rd. Turn left on 355, Frederick Rd. Turn left on Rt. 118 and follow the directions from that intersection given above.

Directions by Bus

From Shady Grove Metro take Ride On #100 express bus to the Germantown Transit Center (schedule at http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/DOT-Transit/routesandschedules/allroutes/route100.html)

From the Germantown Transit Center take Ride On #55 bus toward Rockville and get off at Milestone Center, Shakespeare Blvd. near route 355. (schedule at http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/DOT-Transit/routesandschedules/allroutes/route055.html)

Walk across route 355 and continue on Shakespeare to intersection with Neelsville Church Road; turn left on Neelsville Church Road and walk until you come to Dayspring.  The Simple Gifts site is the third entrance on the left (11201/11203).  The total walking distance is 1.0 mile).

All Ride On buses have bike racks to accommodate bikes (see http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/DOT-Transit/routesandschedules/brochures/bike_program.html).