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Lawn Busters Workday (16+) (Dec. 4)

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Our City Forest

Description: Help us convert lawns into a beautiful, drought tolerant landscape while learning about the importance of the process! The process will be split over the course of 2 days. The volunteer days will be Friday, Nov. 6th, and Saturday, Nov. 7th, from 9am-12pm, but only Nov. 6th available to sign up for now!

Meeting location: Varies. Site address will be given once volunteer is confirmed. This will take place north/ east San Jose.

Volunteer needs: 16+; if younger than 16, then you will need parent/ guardian supervision; if younger than 18, need signed parent/ guardian consent form

Registration: If you would like to volunteer, please contact us at lbvolunteers@ourcityforest.org!

Bring:
Recommended: a bottle of water, snack, sunscreen, hat, gloves
Required: Close toed shoes, long pants, mask/ face covering (Make sure you wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty!)

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About Our City Forest

Location:

646 N. King Rd., San Jose, CA 95133, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to cultivate a green and healthy Silicon Valley by engaging community members in the appreciation, protection, growth and maintenance of our urban ecosystem, especially our urban forest.

Description

The ultimate goal of the program is to facilitate the planting of one million trees in Silicon Valley, utilizing one million people. We have planted over 70,000 trees in San Jose, encouraging community members to join us in improving the environmental conditions of their communities. We focus on making a healthy urban forest accessible to all by offering services targeted towards disadvantaged communities because we believe a healthy environment should be available to all people, not just those who have the resources to access it.

Community
Education & Literacy
Environment

WHEN

Fri Dec 04, 2020
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM  

WHERE

TBDSan Jose, CA 95124

(37.25837,-121.91887)
 

SKILLS

  • Habitat Restoration
  • Environmental Education
  • Farming
  • Botany
  • Gardening
  • Horticulture

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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