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Forest Restoration Work Party at Westcrest Park!

October 30 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Calling all eco-volunteers of the greater Seattle area! Dirt Corps leads volunteer parties at Westcrest every month. We are working on the parcel of land next to 8th Ave, and it is overgrown with Himalayan blackberries! We are looking for volunteers to help us battle back the blackberries and gradually transform Westcrest Park into an even greater public space for everyone to enjoy.

Dirtcorps crew members will provide volunteers with weed identification training, so no previous experience is required! Combine knowledge with action as we work to clear this beautiful space of the harmful species that overtake the area. We hope to see you there!!!

**VOLUNTEERS MUST REGISTER THROUGH ONE OF THE LINKS BELOW!**

Slots still available will be listed on these pages!

10-12 PM SIGN UP: https://seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/20197/?fbclid=IwAR2irmM6ZsX9bOxAQp3uHgK8zGETKqvipvpwjvxGq-AyHPghvVMHDx2wAmU

1-3 PM SIGN UP: https://seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/20198/?fbclid=IwAR0KbxHRaYHpOMGQWk9EpN2y5Z0FSA69sGe6WciRuDH-spnWGseXFOptU-4

Before attending this event, please watch our COVID-19 Volunteer Event Safety Video – GreenSeattle.org/COVIDvideo

Arrive wearing your cloth face covering. You will be expected to keep it on through the entire event. If you forget a mask, extras will be available.

BRING: Bring water and also lunch if you think you are going to get hungry. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide water and snacks during our events. Please come prepared with your own water bottle and food. You are welcome to bring your own hand sanitizer, work gloves, and specific tools (please no power equipment). We will also supply gloves, tools, hand sanitizer, well as sanitation spray for tools.

WHERE TO MEET: Meet next to the p-patch gardens.

WHERE TO PARK: South parking lot off of SW Henderson St, next to the dog park.

Traducción Española

Acompaña a DIRT Corps a revitalizar el Parque Westcrest. Estamos trabajando en la tierra de la parcela de la 8a avenida del Parque Westcrest en donde la zarzamora está demasiado crecida! Está en nuestras manos como DIRT Corps y en la de los voluntarios el mantener el control del crecimiento de la zarzamora en este espacio!

El inicio de este evento voluntario incluirá una breve introducción de plantas invasoras. Combina el conocimiento con la acción mientras trabajamos para limpiar este hermoso espacio de las plantas invasoras que lo dañan y lo van desplazando de él. Muchos de ustedes han experimentado esto en sus patios traseros en casa!

Trabajemos juntos para transformar y mantener gradualmente el Parque Westcrest y hacer de él un espacio agradable al público para que todos puedan disfrutarlo. Déjanos saber si tienes alguna pregunta, esperamos verte ahí!

QUE TRAER: Agua y almuerzo(si crees que te va a dar hambre pronto).

PUNTO DE ENCUENTRO: Al lado del P-Patch (jardín comunitario).

Estacionamiento disponible al sur de SW Henderson St, junto al parque de perros.

Venue

Westcrest Park
Westcrest Park Playground, SW Henderson St
Seattle, WA 98106 United States
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