Opportunity Details

Bemis Woods North - Stewardship Volunteer Days

View Schedule
Description

Come and explore the natural communities of Bemis North, which include floodplain forests, woodlands, savanna and marsh. Help dedicated volunteers cut brush, pull weeds or collect seeds depending on season and weather. All levels of experience welcome.

Find us on Facebook!


Schedule

Schedule Slots Available!


15 Jun 2019

Stewardship Volunteer Days

Meeting Place: Bemis Woods North Parking lot by Grove 1

Contact: Craig Billington

Phone: 312-257-1175

Available Positions:  18

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sign Up Individual Sign Up Group


Location
Bemis Woods North
Westchester IL, 60154


Contact Info

Contact person for opportunity


Craig Billington
Craig.Billington@cookcountyil.gov



Share
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 to be outdoors and to get dirty. Layers, long pants and long socks are recommended
*Wear non-synthetic clothes, like cotton or wool. Weather permitting, there will be a brush pile fire and hot embers can make holes in clothes
*Sturdy, closed-toe shoes are required
*Remember your sun protection, a hat or bandana and sunglasses are recommended
*Bring a water bottle and a snack to have during break time

Attachments:

     What to wear/bring




Volunteer Management Software
©2019 Samaritan.com All Rights Reserved