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Below are the upcoming Green Kent Partnership and community volunteer events. Sign up today!
Mulch Madness at Park Orchard Park
Location: Park Orchard Park
Date: Saturday, July 25, 2015   9 am-noon, rain or shine
Description: Volunteers helped Steward Laura clear ivy and blackberries from a good-sized area, so now it's time to put down cardboard and mulch.  Combined, they make an earth-friendly weed control that really works. Join this fun Steward- you'll enjoy it.
  
Evening Work Party at the GRNRA
Location: Green River Natural Resources Area
Date: August 5, 2015   5-8pm
Description: Join brand new Green Kent Steward at the Green River Natural Resources Area for an evening work party!  Help to remove Himalayan blackberries and Reed Canarygrass before it takes over!  The Green River Natural Resources Area is 310 acres of wetlands and wildlife habitat with an observation tower near the work site to enjoy the remarkable refuge.  What a great way to end the work day!
  
Mulch Madness at the GRNRA
Location: Green River Natural Resources Area
Date: August 15, 2015   10am-1pm
Description: Come help us spread mulch over an area recently cleared by community volunteers!  Mulch helps to prevent weeds from growing and it helps keep moisture in the ground.  Much needed during this hot summer!
  
Invasive Removal Party
Location: Earthworks Park
Date: September 19, 2015   9am-noon, rain or shine
Description: It's time to prep for the planting season by removing unwanted and invasive plants that will harm new, baby native plants.  Join us in the fight!
  
Invasive Removal Work Party
Location: Park Orchard Park
Date: September 19, 2015   9am-noon, rain or shine
Description: This park is almost ready for more trees!  First, we need to remove some more pesky weeds and we would love your help.