Earth Day at the Arboretum
Saturday, April 22, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Give back to Seattle’s public lands and help restore Washington Park Arboretum on Earth Day 2017!
The Arboretum Foundation is partnering with the Student Conservation Association (SCA), UW Botanic Gardens, and Seattle Parks and Recreation to organize a work service event at the Arboretum on Earth Day.
WHEN: Saturday, April 22nd, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHERE: Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Drive East, Seattle, WA 98112. (#43 or #48 bus to 24th Ave East at Lynn Street.) Meet at Crabapple Meadow, just south of the Graham Visitors Center.
WHAT: Volunteers will restore the Arboretum through planting, mulching, removing invasive species, and maintaining trails.
BRING WITH YOU: Please wear long pants and closed-toe shoes, preferably work boots or sturdy sneakers, and bring a reusable water bottle. The event will take place rain or shine, so please dress appropriately for the weather!
PROVIDED: SCA will provide coffee and snacks for all volunteers, as well as project materials and gloves.
LUNCH/FOOD CART: Volunteers are encouraged to bring their own lunch. But we will also have a food cart on site at lunchtime, so you can buy and enjoy lunch in the park after the event. 10% of proceeds from the cart will go to the Arboretum Foundation!
Sign up at https://SCAearthdaySeattleWA.eventbrite.com to complete the online waiver.
Questions? Contact the SCA-Northwest at 206-324-4649.