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10/04/2020 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Registration is now closed for this event (10/3/20). Please visit our online calendar of events for our other volunteer opportunities. Thanks!
Note: Participants are expected to wear face masks during this event. The event will be held outdoors and adhere to our COVID-19 social distancing policy.
Newly planted trees need TLC to survive. Spend several hours to help young trees grow into healthy forests!
Tree maintenance involves removing invasive plants, checking planted trees to see if the shelter needs to be removed and removing if necessary, digging out the planting tube, and making sure the plant is upright.
A maximum of 15 people, including GVC staff, will be allowed to participate in this event. We are allowing minors (ages 10 – 17) to attend our events as long as there is one parent/legal guardian per two children in attendance.
Group Registration: We need advance notification to accommodate volunteer groups. All interested volunteer groups must directly contact Kim Peabody, Tree Maintenance Coordinator, by email or (410) 570-9850.
When: Sunday, October 4, 2020 (1 pm – 4 pm) . Please arrive 15 minutes early so you can sign in and receive tools.
What to bring: Wear long pants, a long sleeve shirt, and closed-toed shoes (boots are best!) Bring a hat, work gloves (if you have them), and a filled water bottle.
UPDATED Directions: Loch Raven Trap and Skeet Club (12301 Dulaney Valley Road, Phoenix, MD 21131). Look for the big brown sign at the entrance. The entrance is across the street from Eagle’s Nest golf course. Look for a black Prius with roof rack parked on the shoulder of the skeet range road and park on the same side behind it..
Questions? Contact Kim Peabody, Tree Maintenance Coordinator, by email or at 410-570-9850.