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Volunteer: Glenncrest

Casey Trees

Saturday, April 13, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (COT)

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Registration Type Remaining Sales End Quantity
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Citizen Planter
Choose this role if you are a qualified Citizen Forester who agrees to lead other volunteers to plant at least two trees.
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Make a gift to support our tree planting at Glenncrest and help bring trees to our city’s neighborhoods today!

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Event Details

With the help of Groundwork Anacostia, on April 13th Casey Trees will be restoring a previously vacant lot in the Benning Ridge neighborhood of Ward 7. By planting 19 fruit and nut trees, Casey Trees will transform this lot into a community garden that will be accessible to the community and serve as a home to a future weekly farmers market.

Getting There The Metrobus stop is Benning Road and F Street (W3). The Benning Road Metrorail Station is a 0.6 mi. walk to the site. Street parking may be limited. Requirements

  • All volunteers must sign a completed volunteer waiver form on the day of the event before participating. Children under 18 years of age must have their parent or legal guardian sign their waiver and be supervised by an adult at all times. We will ask you for personal, emergency contact, and health information during the registration process.
  • No specific skills required. Each event starts with a tool safety and planting demonstration. Volunteers plant alongside experienced Citizen Foresters and staff.
  • Register in advance. Space is limited. If your plans change prior to the event, please update your registration status so we are sure to have the necessary number of volunteers.
  • Arrive on time. Check-in opens a half hour prior to the indicated start time and volunteers must be present for the tool safety demonstration at the start of the event.
  • Dress comfortably and appropriately for the weather. Closed toe shoes are required.

Meals Volunteers are welcomed in the morning with hot coffee, tea, water and bagels. A celebratory lunch is provided at the conclusion of the event. Please note your dietary preferences and/or allergies when registering so we can attempt to accommodate your needs. Group Registration Are you a volunteer group manager? Do you want to register a large group of volunteers for one or more events (5 or more individuals)? Groups cannot sign up all of their registrants on this page, but we are happy to work with you to get volunteers registered at this event or other events this season. Register online now. Support Casey Trees Help re-tree Glenncrest by making a donation today. Gifts of any amount make a world of difference in making our streets and communities safer, healthier and – of course – greener.

Have questions about Volunteer: Glenncrest? Contact Casey Trees

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