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If you’re looking for something to do that will be fun and will make a huge difference for the local ecosystem, The Forest Park Conservancy is looking for you!
Pull invasive English ivy with The Forest Park Conservancy this Earth Day weekend! Your service will help restore and preserve native habitat in Forest Park.
What: FPC Volunteer Work Party
When: Saturday, April 21st, 9 am to 12 pm
Where: NW 53rd Drive: Birch Trailhead Follow link to view map. Carpooling is encouraged.
All training and tools provided. Remember to pack plenty of water and dress for all weather conditions. We’ll supply the coffee, snacks, and raffle prizes.
Questions about the ivy pull? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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