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Invasive plant removal at Aldergrove Regional Park

  • Mar 1, 2014 · 9:45 AM

This event is on rain or shine.

NOTE: It's on. See you all there!!

Meeting Spot 

Take the main Aldergrove Regional Park entrance at[masked]th Ave and drive to the end by the washrooms. An interactive google map of the entrance is 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 9.45am (please don't be late)

• Sign in

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

• Remove ivy


What to bring

• Refillable water bottle (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 (we provide them otherwise)

• Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty

• Long sleeves and long pants to protect you from thorny plants and ticks  

• 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 at 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

• A fun experience in a beautiful park!


Host

Metro Vancouver Parks

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  • Devansh b.

    sorry I can't make it out to the weed pull tomorrow. Hope to come out some other time!!

    February 28, 2014

  • Krystina Z.

    sorry I can't make it out to the weed pull tomorrow. Something has come up. Will join in on the fun soon. Can't believe it's already March 1st!

    February 28, 2014

  • shannon

    I'm so sorry to have to change my RSVP to No at the last minute. I've just been called in to work and I can't get out of it. I hope you all have a great time tomorrow!

    February 28, 2014

  • Glenn D. F.

    I am going to have to withdraw my attendance to tomorrow event. It is my birthday and I believe my wife has something planned. Would not be good to miss that. :)

    February 28, 2014

  • Glenn D. F.

    Does anyone need a ride from the Chilliwack area? Have a truck and can easily fit 4 plus myself.

    February 24, 2014

  • bill

    if anyone is going from newton area, I will give you gas money

    February 23, 2014

  • Bash

    All transit people needing a ride. Please get to Braid Skytrain station & take the 9:00 AM 555 express bus to Langley park & ride which takes only 15 mins (no stops). I will pick you up at the park & ride @ 9:15-9:20. I have room for 4. Cheers

    February 12, 2014

  • Sophie

    hi, i will join you for this meetup. I will need a ride if it's possible... i live in Vancouver...

    January 4, 2014

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