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Tree Planting – FULL!
11/10/2018 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
**Registration for this tree planting is closed, as of October 11th. We still need volunteers to plant trees on November 3 in White Hall. Please consider volunteering at that event!**
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 8 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 29 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: Northgate Hall community, Perry Hall, MD 21128. From Route 1 (Belair Rd.) go East onto Honeygo Blvd. Go about 2 miles and turn right (West) onto Joppa Rd. Turn at fourth left onto Kilbride Rd. Then turn left onto Ballygar Rd. Park along Ballygar Rd. and walk to Deviation Rd. Look for “Gunpowder Valley Conservancy Tree Planting” signs. Meet at sign in table in grass field near house # 9112 Deviation Rd. (Do NOT go to door of house #9112.)
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.