Arbor Day (seeking volunteers April 5, 2019)

Published

10/31/2018

Start Date

04/05/2019

End Date

04/05/2019

Times of day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

One-time only

Address

Reston
Virginia
United States

Description

RESTON’S ARBOR DAY

Friday, April 5 (Rain or shine)

Sites: TBD

Reston is a Tree City USA as certified by the National Arbor Day Foundation. Join us as we:

  • Help plant native trees, plus a variety of shrubs, ferns and wildflowers.
  • Learn about Reston’s trees and shrubs, including proper planting and care
  • Show our appreciation for trees

A special Arbor Day presentation and flag raising ceremony will take place at Noon followed by a free pizza lunch for volunteers. Special guest will include Jim McGlone of the Virginia Department of Forestry. 


Qualifications:

No prior experience required. Training will be provided on-site.

All ages are welcome. Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Parents must complete a Volunteer Minor Application for each child participating.

Benefits

  • Training Provided

Benefits

  • Groups
  • Families

How To Apply

habrock@reston.org
https://www.reston.org/AboutRestonAssociation/VolunteerOpportunities/VolunteerRestonOpportunitiesOverview/tabid/435/Default.aspx

Applications and other information can be found at http://www.reston.org/ under "About Reston Association" then the "Volunteer Opportunities" tab.

New Volunteers (required):

Fill out a volunteer application. Once complete, you will receive confirmation and instructions on how to start a VicNet account.

 You can find the application here:

Returning Volunteers:

Log into VicNet and register under the "My Schedule" tab. Click the "Help Wanted" boxes on the calendar to sign up. 

If you experience any problems with Volgistics or VicNet, please contact Ha Brock, Volunteer Reston Manager, at 703-435-7986 or habrock@reston.org


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