Opportunity Details

Theodore Stone Forest Preserve (Ted Stone)- Stewardship Volunteer Days

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Description

Join us every Friday or the third Saturday of each month to help restore our rare dolomite prairie and oak/hickory woodlands. We cut brush, pull weeds and collect seed, depending on the season. All levels of experience are welcome.


 


Schedule

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21 Jul 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: 708-613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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10 Aug 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: (708) 613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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18 Aug 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: 708-613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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24 Aug 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: (708) 613-1284

Available Positions:  15

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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31 Aug 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: (708) 613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sign Up Individual Sign Up Group


7 Sep 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: (708) 613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sign Up Individual Sign Up Group


14 Sep 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: (708) 613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sign Up Individual Sign Up Group


15 Sep 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: 708-613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sign Up Individual Sign Up Group


21 Sep 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: (708) 613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sign Up Individual Sign Up Group


28 Sep 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: (708) 613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sign Up Individual Sign Up Group


5 Oct 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: (708) 613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sign Up Individual Sign Up Group


12 Oct 2018

Possible burn day, collecting seeds, cutting honey suckle and buckthorn.

Meeting Place: Meet at the north end of the parking area

Contact: George Birmingham

Phone: (708) 613-1284

Available Positions:  25

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sign Up Individual Sign Up Group


Location
67th Street and La Grange Road
Hodgkins IL, 60525


Contact Info

Contact person for opportunity

Steward
George Birmingham
t.stone.restoration@gmail.com


Secondary contact

Co-steward
Mark Kluge
mwkluge@ameritech.net

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Requirements & Documents
Requirements

* Participants should be able to be outdoors for 2-3 hours and walk on uneven terrain
*All tools and onsite training will be provided
*Please arrive a few minutes before the workday begins
*Dress for the outdoors. Layers, long pants and long socks are recommended
*Please wear non-synthetic clothes, like cotton or wool. Weather permitting, in cooler weather there may be a brush pile fire, and hot embers can make holes in clothes
*Sturdy, closed-toe shoes are suggested
*Hat or bandana and sunglasses are recommended
*Please bring a water bottle




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