Don't let the rain stop you from coming! :)
Pacific Spirit Park is located in the University Endowment Lands adjacent to city of Vancouver and the University of BC.
Meeting spot: Parking lot on the north side of 16th Ave, about 400m west of Blanca St. Click here for a map: http://www.meetup.com/The-Lower-Mainland-Green-Team/photos/3723162 (http://www.meetup.com/The-Lower-Mainland-Green-Team/photos/3723162/)/ (make sure you click on the photo at that link to get a clearer version)
Meet at 9.50 am Sign in, collect equipment/gloves and walk over to the work site Volunteer until 1pm (with breaks and refreshments) Have a picnic lunch after 1pm (please bring a packed lunch) Wander around Pacific Spirit Park. What to bring
Your rain jacket in case it is raining (it'll be the rainy time of year). Our events are still fun in the rain!! Gardening gloves if you have them (otherwise they'll be provided for you) Comfortable rubber boots/shoes you don't mind dirtying up Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty Water Lunch if you're sticking around after 1pm Note
This is on a week day to encourage youth to participate
About Pacific Spirit Park
Pacific Spirit Regional Park is the largest green space remaining in Metro Vancouver (aside from the North Shore Mountains) and comprises 763 hectares of forest. The park contains 54 km of walking/hiking trails. There are beaches, marshes and forest. Tall cedar, hemlock, douglas fir mixed in with bitter cherry, red alder and maple. Eagles, Great Blue Herons and songbirds frequent this park.
Pacific Spirit Park Society and Metro Vancouver Parks