Trinity River Volunteer Day: Plastic for Donuts

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Harold Simmons Park / Ron Kirk Bridge

301 Canada Drive

Dallas, TX 75212

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Join us on Saturday, October 12th from 9:00 - 11:00 AM for a fun, family-friendly volunteer trash cleanup and seedball making day in Harold Simmons Park! Meet us at the Felix H. Lozada, Sr. Gateway on the west side of the Ron Kirk Pedestrian Bridge.

We are partnering with Keep Dallas Beautiful on the trash cleanup in Harold Simmons Park. The Great Seed Bomb will be leading the Seedball Workshop where you can get your hands dirty and make native grass and wildflower seedballs that will be dispersed in different areas along the Trinity River Corridor. Sowing seedballs helps to reinforce habitats vital to the migration of monarchs, the well-being of bees, and adds beauty to our green spaces.

Sign up for this event today on Eventbrite, call 214.740.1616 or email volunteer@trinityparkconservancy.org with any questions. Thank you for caring for our Trinity River!

Schedule
9:00 - 9:15 AM - check-in & orientation
9:15 - 11:00 AM - trash cleanup & seedball workshop

What to Wear
Long pants covering ankles; no yoga pants / leggings
Hard-soled, closed-toe shoes with socks
Hat and long sleeves highly encouraged

What to Bring
Refillable water bottle

We will Provide
All materials and tools needed for project (gloves, trash grabbers, trash bags, seedball material)
Donuts
Bug spray
Refreshments
Sunscreen
Snacks provided by Milton's Craft Bakers
Water

Parking & Transportation
For those driving to the event, public parking is available in the lot off of Canada Drive (navigate to 301 Canada Drive, Dallas, TX 75212).

Closest bus stops are 52 to Singleton Blvd and Gulden Ln or 63 to Riverfront Blvd and Continental Ave.

Weather Policy
In the event of inclement weather - including excessive heat advisories or storms - the Conservancy will contact registrants 24 hours in advance of the scheduled event.

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The Trinity River is our river. All of us can contribute to the care and maintenance of the River. From wetlands, forests, and prairies to recreational areas, trails, and overlooks, volunteers help to keep the river clean and green by removing debris and invasive plants from the landscape and water and planting and caring for native plants.


This volunteer project is part of the Trinity Park Conservancy Volunteer Program, sponsored by Southwest Airlines.

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Harold Simmons Park / Ron Kirk Bridge

301 Canada Drive

Dallas, TX 75212

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