Habitat Restoration Volunteer Workday Information
Join us for the rewarding work of habitat restoration. Work days are on most Saturdays of each month from 9 am until around noon.
Join our volunteer email list to keep informed about changes and additions to our regular workdays. Workday details: Dress for the weather in clothes that you wont mind getting dirty. Adults over 16 and kids age 10 and up with an adult are welcome! Various types of work from easy to strenuous are done throughout the year, yes, even in winter. In summer, apply insect repellent. We provide water. There are no bathrooms but there are bushes!
Although we keep this information as current as possible, join our email list [email protected] to be notified of changes in workday details.
For all workdays, Dress for the weather in layers (winter) wear sturdy gloves and insect repellent(summer). Dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. In case of inclement weather, join our volunteer email blast [email protected] for updates.
Saturday, December 16, 9 am until noon. Meet at Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park, 500 Lions Drive, Seed Spreading and invasive removal.
Saturday, December 23 and Dec 30, NO WORKDAY- DUE TO THE HOLIDAY
2018: All dates: 9 am until around noon
Saturday, January 6, Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park, 500 Lions Drive, Brush removal
Saturday January 13, Kuechmann Park, 626 N. Old Rand Rd. LZ- Brush Removal
Saturday, January 20, Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park, 500 Lions Drive, Brush Removal
Saturday January 27, Kuechmann Park, 626 N. Old Rand Rd. Brush Removal
Owl Walk , January 20, 4:30 pm to 6 pm. Join us for this popular program where we learn about these “Tigers of the Sky”. A live demonstration by Melissa of the Lake County Forest Preserve. Then we will go out into Paulus Park to see if we can locate any in the park. Register through the Parks and Rec Dept or call 847 438 5146