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Youth plant native plants & remove invasive plants Jerry Sulina park Maple Ridge

  • Oct 22, 2013 · 8:45 AM

This event is on rain or shine!

Though it says youth in the title, all are welcome!

Meeting Spot 

Jerry Sulina Parking lot off 210 St (near 210 st and 132 Ave). MAP --> HERE

Another map of the parking lot meeting spot HERE

Getting yourself there

Transit. To find out the best route from where you are, please go to:http://www.translink.bc.ca type in the location you are starting from, the destination and the date and time you will begin the trip

Carpool. If you need a ride log into your meetup account, RSVP and leave a message at the bottom of this event page describing where you need a ride from. We're a friendly bunch and often Lower Mainland Green Team volunteers are willing to provide a ride! Don't forget to chip in for gas if you get a ride ($5 for every hour of drive is about right)

Cycle. For a bicycle map click HERE

Activities

• Meet at 8.45am (please don't be late) 

• Sign in

• Walk to Site (follow arrows if you're late) 

• Plant 400 native plants until noon. If we get finished early we will remove invasive plants and install beaver cages  

What to bring

• Water (don't forget this please) 

• Rain jacket in case it rains. Don't let the rain scare you off! 

• If it's sunny bring a hat and sunscreen 

• Your own gardening gloves if you prefer them 

• Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty 

• Long sleeves and pants (to avoid scratches from thorny plants) 

• Sturdy, comfortable closed toe shoes/boots. Gum boots work too! 

What will be provided for you

• Gardening gloves if you don't have your own 

• Tools 

• Refreshments for the break 

• Instruction on what to do. You don't need to have experience to participate! 

• A volunteer letter if you need to confirm your hours for school or another program

Host

Coastal Western Painted Turtle Project

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