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Tree Planting – FULL
October 2 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!
More than 32,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 31 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more! Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind working hard? Join us, and make a difference for future generations by planting trees in Glen Arm, MD.
Registration is now closed for this event (9/24/21). Please visit our calendar of events for other opportunities.
A maximum of 30 people, including GVC staff and volunteer leaders, will be allowed to participate in this event. We are allowing minors (ages 8 – 17) to attend our events as long as there is one parent/legal guardian per two children in attendance. Adults must sign COVID-19 waiver form. Note: Participants are required to wear face masks during this event. The event will be held outdoors and adhere to our COVID-19 social distancing policy.
Date: Saturday, October 2, 2021 (10 am – 1 pm). Please arrive by 9:45 am to sign in. This event is rain or shine.
Location: Private residence, 23 Gunpowder Road, Glen Arm, MD 21057. From 695-W, take exit 29B-A for MD-542 S/Loch Raven Blvd/Cromwell Bridge Road. Turn left onto Cromwell Bridge Road. Continue for over 2.5 miles. You will pass Cromwell Valley Park. The road will then turn left over waterway and becomes Glen Arm Road. Make the first right onto Gunpowder Road and continue down to 23 Gunpowder Road. Look for GVC signs to direct you to the sign-in table
What to bring: Remember to wear boots, pants, long sleeve shirt, hat, gloves, and bring rain gear. Each volunteer will need to bring their own labeled water bottle. Water jugs for refill and packaged snack bars will be provided.
**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.