Stewardship Saturdays

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Name: Stewardship Saturdays
Date: January 27, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM CST
Event Description:
Stewardship Saturdays Dress for the weather and lend a hand while learning about local natural areas. During Stewardship Saturdays, volunteers assist with ? Invasive plant removal; ? Trail improvements and clean-up; ? Native plant seed harvest and/or planting. Tools, gloves, instruction and refreshments are provided. Stewardship Saturday workdays are recommended for children 8 years and older, however accommodations for younger participants may be available with enough advance notice. All children under 16 must be accompanied by a supervising adult. Large groups are welcome. Scouts and groups with children should call well in advance to make arrangements to help - an alternate workday may be required as some stewardship activities are not suit for children. Let us know you will be attending by calling 217-384-4062 in advance. Please dress for the weather. For Busey Woods Meet at the Anita Purves Nature Center For Meadowbrook Park Meet at the Race Street parking lot south of Windsor Road For Weaver Park Pull off at the intersection of Main Street and Smith Road For Perkins Road Wet Prairie Meet at the Dog Park parking lot on Perkins Road, ½ mile east of Cunningham Avenue Jan 27 9-11am Meadowbrook 1-3pm Perkins Feb 10 9-11am Busey 1-3pm Weaver Feb 24 9-11am Meadowbrook 1-3pm Perkins Mar 10 9-11am Busey Woods 1-3pm Weaver Mar 24 9-11am Meadowbrook 1-3pm Perkins April 7: Boneyard Creek Community Clean-Up Day Rain date: Saturday, April 21 9-11am Crystal Lake Park Saline Creek (meet at the Anita Purves Nature Center) April 14 9-11am Busey Woods 1-3pm Weaver Apr 28 9-11am Meadowbrook 1-3pm Perkins
Location:
Urbana Parks District
Date/Time Information:
Jan 27 9-11am Meadowbrook 1-3pm Perkins Feb 10 9-11am Busey 1-3pm Weaver Feb 24 9-11am Meadowbrook 1-3pm Perkins Mar 10 9-11am Busey Woods 1-3pm Weaver Mar 24 9-11am Meadowbrook 1-3pm Perkins April 7: Boneyard Creek Community Clean-Up Day Rain date: Saturday, April 21 9-11am Crystal Lake Park Saline Creek (meet at the Anita Purves Nature Center) April 14 9-11am Busey Woods 1-3pm Weaver Apr 28 9-11am Meadowbrook 1-3pm Perkins
Contact Information:
217-384-4062
Fees/Admission:
Free
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