Stone Work Volunteer Day at the Augusta Nature Center!


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When

Wed May 02, 2018, 10:00 AM - 04:30 PM

Where

124 State House StationAugusta, ME 04330

About

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

Location:
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.

To Prepare:
* 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:
Chantelle Hay
Community Outreach Coordinator
207-624-6089
Corps.Outreach@maine.gov

Groups and individuals are welcome.

Skills

  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Environmental Education
  • Habitat Restoration
  • Environmental Policy

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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