Come experience the joy of rock work! You are invited to serve with the Maine Conservation Corps at the Augusta Nature Education Center!
Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018
The Augusta Nature Education Center
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Time: 10:30AM - 4:30PM (You are welcome to come for the whole day, or drop in for a shorter period of time)
Learn how to quarry, crush, and set rocks to create stone staircases! Participants will get a chance to see and use a high-line setup for moving stone, as well as common tools for stone work. Depending on project needs, there may also be stone splitting demonstrations using a rock drill!
Help MCC enhance the community through conservation. Rain or shine be ready to serve, get dirty, and have a good time.
* Bring work gloves
* Dress for the weather
* Wear long pants and long-sleeved shirts
* Rain gear highly recommended
* Wear clos ed-toe shoes (boots are preferred)
* Prepare to get dirty
* Bring snacks and lunch
* Bring at least 2 liters of water
For more information and to register please contact:
Community Outreach Coordinator
Groups and individuals are welcome.
- Outdoor Recreation
- Environmental Education
- Habitat Restoration
- Environmental Policy
Good Match For
Kids Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment