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Below are the upcoming Green Kent Partnership and community volunteer events. Sign up today!
First Fall Work Party At North Meridian Park
Location: North Meridian Park
Date: Sunday, September 13, 2015   9 a.m.-noon, rain or shine
Description: Steward Debbie is planning two back-to-back work parties to give her site a good fall cleaning. It's flat ground, so sturdy shoes and socks should be fine...unless it gets muddy. Who knows, we may get rain between now and then?
  
Green Kent Work Party at Earthworks Park
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 Steward Garrett and the rest of us in the fight!
  
Green Kent Work Party at Park Orchard Park
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 Steward Laura would love your help.
  
National Public Lands Day in Kent
Location: Burlington Green, W. Meeker/Railroad Ave. N., downtown Kent
Date: Saturday, September 26, 2015   9 a.m.-noon, rain or shine
Description: This may be our first National Public Lands Day event in downtown Kent, so join us at Burlington Green by the railroad tracks and help us create a meandering new path to the pavilion.
  
Green Kent Work Party at Clark Lake Park
Location: Clark Lake Park
Date: Sunday, September 27, 2015   9 a.m.-noon, rain or shine
Description: Steward Brian had a great turnout at his May work party, and he's hoping to see some of those fun faces back again in September, plus a few new ones. Bring your sturdy shoes, good attitude, possibly rain gear to get up-close and personal with the blackberries and reedcanary grass.
  
Green Kent Work Party at North Meridian Park
Location: North Meridian Park
Date: Saturday, October 3, 2015   9 a.m.-noon, rain or shine
Description: Steward Debbie looks forward to planting every year, so join her at "her" park, which is looking so different from when she first began working there with the help of wonderful volunteers.
  
ReLeaf at Clark Lake Park
Location: Clark Lark Park
Date: Saturday, October 10, 2015   9 a.m.-noon, rain or shine
Description: For our 14th annual "ReLeaf" event, volunteers will work in three Stewarded areas at this beautiful, 130-acre park. You'll cross a boardwalk through the forest and by the lake as you walk to the work site. This park is fall at its prettiest!
  
Arbor Day in Kent
Location: Riverview Park
Date: Saturday, October 17, 2015   9 a.m.-noon, rain or shine
Description: Arbor Day has moved from April to October, which is a much better time to plant trees. Kent is a proud Tree City USA city, so we'll celebrate our 13th year of this recognition by planting 125 fast-growing trees. Why that number? Kent is 125 years old this year! The trees will begin to provide shade along the Green River for salmon.
  
4th Annual Green Kent Day
Location: Green River Natural Resources Area (GRNRA)
Date: Saturday, October 24, 2015   9 a.m.-noon, rain or shine
Description: Green Kent Day is when we celebrate the work done all year by our amazing Green Kent Stewards and focus our efforts on one of our priority sites. Farrington Court is once again partnering with us to provide lunch for all the hard-working volunteers. Come as a family or just yourself: register by noon on Wednesday, October 21!