Youth Volunteer Event: Tree Maintenance

When:
August 11, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
2021-08-11T09:00:00-04:00
2021-08-11T13:00:00-04:00
Where:
Saigeon Trail (meet at entrance beside 19 Jonah Drive, Richmond Hill, ON L4E 4S8)
Cost:
Free

Registration for this event is full. To be added to the waiting list, email liana.dandrea@trca.ca with your full name, address and phone number.

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Get outside and help maintain newly planted trees! Together we’ll pull invasive plants and conduct monitoring to help these young trees grow into a forest.

Students can receive volunteer hours for participation. Volunteer letters will be emailed following the event.

Age Range: Participants must be 14 years of age or older, and returning to high school the following school year.

Registration is required for this event, walk-ins will not be accepted.

Please arrive on time and prepared for outdoor work.

What to wear: Long pants, closed-toed shoes, tall socks, face mask, hat and sunscreen.

What to bring: Rain protection, bug spray, reusable water bottle, snacks and a packed lunch. Gardening gloves, water refill and a portable toilet will be available.

Cancellation policy: The event will run rain or shine, but will be cancelled if there is a greater than 70% chance of thunderstorm or other hazardous weather. Registrants will be emailed by 8:00am on the morning of the event if there is a cancellation.

TRCA is committed to creating an accessible experience for all participants. If you require an accommodation, please email liana.dandrea@trca.ca at least 7 days prior to the event.

This event is offered in partnership with the City of Richmond Hill.