Step Up: Park Beautification with Forterra

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Step Up: Park Beautification with Forterra

February 29 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free

There is work to be done to keep the Meadowbrook Creek looking good. Invasive plants are creeping in, and volunteers are needed to help defend this beautiful natural area. Join YP Impact and Emerging Leaders 365 volunteers as we help out and learn a lot!

For those interested, join us for food and drink at a local pub/restauarant after volunteering.

 

Things to know:

  • All tools, gloves and other restoration supplies are provided.
  • Please dress in layers and consider the weather, sturdy shoes or boots, long pants & long-sleeved shirts will protect you from plant scratches. Bring raingear for rainy weather & sunscreen for sun. Also, bring a filled water bottle and your needed snacks. 
  • We will meet at Jobox in the Fir Tree Grove near the corner of 35th Ave NE and NE 105th St (10505 35th Ave NE Seattle, WA 98125) – (South of the Meadowbrook Pool Building).
  • Parking & Public Transportation: There is plenty of parking at the Meadowbrook Community Center parking lot or along 35th Ave NE. Metro Buses 64 and 65 run along 35th. There are also bike lock stands at building entrances.

Sign ups are being hosted on the United Way volunteer site.


Forterra conserves places—urban, rural, and wild—that are keystones of a sustainable future for all. Our work is to steward and support the Pacific Northwest and its wild mountains, rich ecosystems, farmland, small towns, and thriving cities. In our nearly 30 years, we’ve worked with communities around Washington State to permanently protect 250,000 acres of wilderness, working lands, forests, rivers and streams, urban green space, parks and community gardens.

Venue

Jobox in the Fir Tree Grov
10505 35th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98125

Organizer

YP Impact
Email:
impact@yposeattle.com
Website:
https://www.youngprofessionalsofseattle.com/yp-impact/

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