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Lyman Woods REAP Workday

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ORGANIZATION: Lyman Woods William F. Sherman, Jr. Interpretive Center

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 38 people are interested
Lyman Woods

Join our active group of Park District volunteers and be part of a team that can make a difference! Help restore and preserve the natural areas Lyman Woods during R.E.A.P. (Restore, Educate, And Preserve) Workdays!

Remove invasive brush, restore trails with wood chips, collect and sow native seed. Everyone can get involved!

The Park District will provide all tools, safety equipment and training in safety and restoration techniques. Volunteers should have the ability to work outdoors doing hard, physical labor. Volunteers must also be able to work with others as a team and to follow the directions of the workday supervisors. Youth volunteers under the age of 14 require a ratio of 1 adult for 5 participants.


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About Lyman Woods William F. Sherman, Jr. Interpretive Center

Location:

901 31st St, Downers Grove, IL 60515, US

Mission Statement

The William F. Sherman, Jr. Interpretive Center connects people with nature and inspires appreciation and stewardship of natural areas through education and recreation.

Description

William F. Sherman, Jr. Interpretive Center is the starting off point for exploration of Lyman Woods. The William F. Sherman, Jr. Interpretive Center is a green building exemplifying environmentally friendly building practices and technology. Lyman Woods is 150 acres of oak woods, prairie, and marsh habitats that supports over 300 species of native plants.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Environment
Community, Environment

WHEN

Sat Oct 15, 2022
08:00 AM - 10:30 AM

WHERE

901 31st StDowners Grove, IL 60515

(41.83025,-88.00814)
 

SKILLS

  • Habitat Restoration

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 14
  • flexible
  • Sign a liability waiver

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