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Volunteer: Paradise Apartments Tree Planting

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT



Join us for a special community tree planting at Paradise at Parkside Apartments! This apartment community is inviting Casey Trees back again to plant more tree around their playground and buildings to provide some much needed shade. 


** IMPORTANT: The Tuesday before this planting, we will send a logistics and directions email with detailed information about how to get to the site. You will receive this email ONLY if you are signed-up for this planting. **




 


Requirements



  • Registration. We require that you pre-register for our events, so that you can fill out our waiver before arriving at the event. Please take a moment to register for this event.



  • Youth Volunteers. Volunteers under 18 years of age must have their parent or legal guardian sign their consent form and be supervised by an adult at all times. Please note you must be over 18 years of age to become a team leader.



  • No specific skills required. Each event starts with a tool safety and planting demonstration. Volunteers plant alongside experienced Citizen Foresters and staff.



  • Arrive on time. Check-in opens a half hour prior to the indicated start time.



  • Dress comfortably and appropriately for the weather.



  • Closed toe shoes and long pants are required. Boots are preferred over sneakers.



  • Animals. No animals are allowed into the event, except for service animals.


 


Group Registration


If you represent a group (5+ people), complete the Group Volunteer Information Form and we will contact you to discuss potential volunteer opportunities.


Meals


Volunteers are welcomed in the morning with light breakfast fare and treated to a celebratory lunch at the conclusion. Indicate dietary restrictions during the online registration process. Drinking water is available throughout the event.


Getting There


Public TransportationThe closest Metro station is Minnesota Ave. which is .6 miles away from our planting site. The closest buses are the U5 and U6. 


Parking:  A parking lot is available on site. 


Bike Parking:  Bike racks are available on site. 


 




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Details

Date:
May 12
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

Paradise at Parkside Apartments
3598 Hayes St NE
Washington, DC 20019 United States

Organizer

Casey Trees