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Colman Park - The Season of Planting …12/08/2019
Our first planting event on Nov 3 was a great success, but there's still more to do! Come join us as we work to get the remaining trees and shrubs into the ground for this season. We still have over 300 plants we need to get into the ground before the rains and to ensure they have the best chance of survival. We would love to have you come spend the morning with us learning about and planting our urban forests.
Open to the public
All ages OK
6 out of 30 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
Long pants and closed-toed shoes you don't mind getting dirty are required. Dress appropriately for the weather. Bring a full water bottle, we will have water available for refills. Light refreshments will be served. Tools, gloves, and training will be provided.
Where to Meet
Meet at 11 AM by the kiosk in the parking lot of Colman Park. The Lot is located just off Lake Washington Blvd, near the water. You can use the address 1732 Lakeside Ave. S. in Google maps to find the location as well.
We will walk from here up to the work site, and will place signs to help you find us if you are running late.
Where to Park
There is parking available in the lot where we meet. If that lot is full, you can park down the street at the Mt Baker Beach parking lot (approx 1/4 mile away). You can use the address 2521 Lake Park Drive S. in Google Maps to find directions here as well.