Come play in the dirt at River Farm


(38.804836,-77.04692)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

7931 E Boulevard DriveAlexandria, VA 22308

About

Come join our group of dedicated volunteers Wednesdays and Thursdays (9:30 a.m. - noonish) and Saturday mornings ( 9-1 April thru late September) in the gardens. Meet new people, make new friends and help make a difference. Help with planting, mulching, pruning and weeding on 25 beautiful acres overlooking the Potomac River. Property once owned by George Washington, River Farm, located approx. 4 miles north of Mt. Vernon on the GW Parkway, is the headquarters for the American Horticultural Society, a national non-profit dedicated to educating and encouraging Americans to become better caretakers of the Earth. We welcome your help...thank you!!!

Skills

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • 3 hrs/ week
  • Wednesday and Thursday 9:30-noon, Saturday 9-1

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