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Rainier Beach Urban Farm & Wetland - African Elder Wetland Work …03/16/2018
Join a team of East African seniors along with Tilth staff and neighbors as we restore 6 acres of wetlands and forests on Seattle's largest urban farm.
Open to the public
All ages OK
26 out of 20 volunteers registered.
Before attending this event, please watch our COVID-19 Volunteer Event Safety Video -
Arrive wearing your cloth face covering. You will be expected to keep it on through the entire event. If you forget a mask, extras will be available. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide water and snacks during our events. Please come prepared with your own water bottle and food. You are welcome to bring your own hand sanitizer, work gloves, and specific tools applicable to the tasks outlined in the work plan below (please no power equipment). We will also supply gloves, tools, hand sanitizer, well as sanitation spray for tools.
What to Bring
Dress for work and the weather: long pants,long-sleeved shirts, rubber boots or sturdy shoes, and rain gear. Tools, gloves, and water will be provided, but bring any food youd likeand a water bottle.
Where to Meet
Enter through the gate on Cloverdale St. If arriving by bus you can enter through the walking gate in Beer Sheva Park. Walk to the back of Beer Sheva Park toward the chainlink fence on the east edge. Look for a large, flowery metal gate and walk toward the greenhouses.
For public transit, the farm is a 20 minute walk from the Rainier Beach light rail stop at MLK & Henderson, and can also be reached via bus route 106.
Where to Park
Some parking can be found on the site when entering on Cloverdale St. Please carpool or take public transportation if at all possible because parking is limited!