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May 5 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
(As of May 1st, this event is FULL. Please consider volunteering at one of our garden workshops or Tree Maintenance events in May or June!)
Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!
We are looking for student volunteers and adults who care about the Earth, our watershed, and the Chesapeake Bay! Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind working hard? Join us, and make a difference for future generations.
Community service learning hours available. Perfect for students, Scout troops, religious affiliation groups, corporate volunteer groups, families, individuals, and neighbors! Children ages 6 years and up must be accompanied by an adult.
More than 29,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 28 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more!
This event is rain or shine.
What to bring: Remember to wear boots, pants, long sleeve shirt, hat, gloves, and bring rain gear and water bottle. Water jug and a light snack will be provided.
Location: Miramar Landing community in Middle River, MD. Planting site is on the 720 block of Sherman Road, Middle River, MD 21220. It is best to enter the community from Middle River Rd, turning onto Biggs Rd. Turn left onto Sherman Rd off of Biggs Rd and park along street. Look for GVC Tree Planting signs.
Group Registration: All interested volunteer groups must directly contact Peg Perry, Program Director for Gunpowder Valley Conservancy, by email or (410) 692-0468.
**If you get lost the day of the planting, contact Peg at (443) 415-7969**
Funding for this reforestation project was provided by a grant from the Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Trust Fund, administered by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.