Upcoming Events

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Volunteer Workday Information

Experience the rewarding work of habitat restoration.  Join our volunteer email list to keep informed about changes and additions to our regular workdays. 

Workday details:  Adults over 16 and kids age 10 and up accompanied by an adult are welcome!  Various types of work from easy to strenuous are done throughout the year, yes, even in winter. 

Dress for the weather in clothes that you wont mind getting dirty – layers are ideal.  Make sure to bring work gloves. In summer, apply insect repellent.

We provide water.  There are no bathrooms but there are bushes!

MINOR WAIVER: If a child (age 8-17) is going to volunteer without a parent, the parent needs complete our AOF Minor Participant Waiver and send it with their child.  

Upcoming 2018 Workdays

All dates: 9 am – 12 pm

Nov. 3 Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park.  Seed Collecting.  

Nov. 10  Kuechmann Park Brush removal

Nov 17  Seed Cleaning and Sorting at 52 Robertson Rd. Lake Zurich. Afterward a Pizza Party for all volunteers.

Nov 24  No workday.  Enjoy your Thanksgiving weekend!

Dec. 1. Seed Spreading at locations -TBA

Dec 8  Kuechmann Park – Brush Removal

Dec 15  Manor Park Pond- Miller Rd.  Brush removal and seed spreading.

No workdays Dec 22 and 29

See you in 2019!