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Planting at Jaycee Park

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Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
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Join Parks Maintenance Staff as we help spruce up the plantings around Jaycee Park.

Duties:
Volunteers will help with digging holes and placing in new plants ranging in size and species.

Impact:
Through your volunteer service, you have the opportunity to connect people with vibrant parks and to help us maintain healthy landscape beds which in turn supports the nature in our parks.

Work Environment:
We will be working outside in the elements and dirt, so dress accordingly. There is the possibility of uneven ground. There is a restroom on site.

Requirements:
Registration by each volunteer is required. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old. All volunteers must sign a release form. Volunteers under 18 years of age must have a parent/guardian sign their release form.

Other Information:
We will provide tools, gloves, sunscreen, bug spray, and a first aid kit. Volunteers need to wear loose comfortable clothing that can get dirty, and closed-toe shoes. Please bring your own filled water bottle.

COVID-19 Policy:
Volunteers and staff must follow the COVID-19 policies below so that projects are safe for everyone.

  • Everyone must wear a face mask or face shield (not provided)
  • Social distancing must be practiced (6-feet between individuals)
  • Individuals must participate in infrared temperature checks upon arrival
  • The maximum number of volunteers is set at 10 to help keep exposure possibilities lower and easier to spread out.
  • State, federal, and local mandates must be followed
  • If you have been out of state two weeks prior to the event, please do not register

Group Registration Information:
Registration as a volunteer is first come, first served. A group leader must email rachel.vannoordt@raleighnc.gov to register. All groups will be required to provide a list of names and emails for their volunteers.

Per department policy, this volunteer opportunity is not to be used towards court-appointed/ suggested community service hours.

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About Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

Location:

222 West Hargett Street, Suite 608, Raleigh, NC 27601, US

Mission Statement

You are invited to make a difference in your community by volunteering! Through the efforts of City staff and volunteers, the Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department can continue its fine tradition of providing quality leisure services to citizens of all ages.

Description

Join Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department's Volunteer Program and make a difference in your community. You may volunteer as an individual or as part of a group on a one-time or ongoing basis. There are many opportunities for individuals, groups, students and businesses to contribute to our quality programs and facilities. Volunteers under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Community
Environment

WHEN

Wed Mar 24, 2021
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM  

WHERE

2405 Wade AveRaleigh, NC 27607

(35.79992,-78.66431)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Three hours.

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