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Genesee Park and Playfield - North Genesee Forest Restoration04/24/2021
Celebrate Earth Day in the forest! It's a great time to outside enjoying all the spring growth and blossoms. Join us at Genesee Park to remove non-native plants and tend the soil. Kids of all ages are welcome.
Open to the public
All ages OK
6 out of 10 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
Please dress in layers and in clothing that you don't mind getting dirty. Closed-toed shoes, long sleeves, and pants are recommended. Bring a full water bottle and snacks. Don't forget to bring your rain gear if rain is in the forecast.
Where to Meet
Meet in the Forest strip on the east side of the meadow. From the parking lot, walk north past the picnic shelter to the trail kiosk. At the kiosk, walk east into the forest.Meeting Location Map
Where to Park
Park in the gravel lot near the Parks Dept off Genesee St. or along 43rd ave.