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Volunteers are needed to protect trees from beaver overpopulation and invasive species takeover! You will learn how to use wire cutters to place caging around tree trunks to deter beaver herbivory, as well as learn how to use hand shears to remove English ivy from trees. No experience is necessary, ... Read more
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Chesapeake Education, Arts & Research Society
Where
555 Crescent Road Greenbelt MD 20770 United States
When
February 15, 2016
Starting in February as the next growing season approaches, we are looking for volunteers who can provide an ongoing commitment (ideally 6-8 hours/week) to help with planting, weeding, and harvesting at Fox Haven's Production Garden. This may also include providing assistance at farmers markets. Read more
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Fox Haven Organic Farm and Learning Center
Where
3630 Poffenberger Road Jefferson MD 21755 United States
When
Ongoing
We seek volunteers to help plant and maintain the Fox Haven Community Garden:Planting/weeding/harvesting of produce, assisting with Community Harvest Days (weighing and tracking harvested produce). Ongoing volunteers would have option to "Adopt a Bed."5-8 hours/month starting late March. "Adopt a Be... Read more
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Fox Haven Organic Farm and Learning Center
Where
3630 Poffenberger Road Jefferson MD 21755 United States
When
Ongoing
Volunteers lead nature hikes and convey environmental stewardship for children kindergarten through twelfth grade Howard County students during the spring field trip seasons - late March to June. We are conducting a training session beginning on March 8. Please contact [email protected].. Read more
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Howard County Conservancy
Where
10520 Old Frederick Road/PO Box 175 Woodstock Maryland 21163-0175 United States
When
Ongoing
We seek volunteers to serve as a natural interpreter leading nature walks on Fox Haven land--guiding educational hikes, 1 hour long, geared toward an area of interest/expertise (e.g. birdwatching, plant identification, forays). May also instruct longer evening/weekend programs. Read more
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Fox Haven Organic Farm and Learning Center
Where
3630 Poffenberger Road Jefferson MD 21755 United States
When
Ongoing
We seek writers contribute to Fox Haven's online blog to promote upcoming events and engage readers in critical thinking about the environment, agriculture, and mindfulness. Volunteers will write articles for Fox Haven's website geared toward the season or topics pertaining to upcoming events at Fox... Read more
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Fox Haven Organic Farm and Learning Center
Where
Jefferson MD United States
When
Ongoing
Parks & People Foundation seeks volunteers with a love for the environment to teach the importance of environmental stewardship to middle school sports teams. Environmental Educators will have the opportunity to work with many sports teams and instill a love of the environment in young athletes. Read more
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Parks & People Foundation
Where
Baltimore MARYLAND 21217 United States
When
Ongoing
Come join us at our Mt. Pleasant location to celebrate Earth Day! We will be doing several hands on service projects throughout the morning including tree plantings and invasive removal. We welcome anyone for any amount of time in our day of celebration! If you, your family or your organization is i... Read more
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Howard County Conservancy
Where
10520 Old Frederick Road/PO Box 175 Woodstock Maryland 21163-0175 United States
When
April 23, 2016
The Habitat Restoration Work Group completes projects such as removing unwanted invasive plants, replanting and maintaining planting areas with native species, stream bank restoration, deer protection, erosion control as well as general trail maintenance. We will meet the following dates and times: ... Read more
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Howard County Conservancy
Where
10520 Old Frederick Road/PO Box 175 Woodstock Maryland 21163-0175 United States
When
Ongoing
Research community gardens and garden management. Assist in park planning needs. Attend planning meetings. Read more
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City of Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks & Cultural Activities
Where
Alexandria VA 22314 United States
When
February 9, 2016
Come join our group of dedicated volunteers Wednesdays and Thursdays (9:00 a.m. - noonish) and Saturday mornings ( 9-1 April thru late September) in the gardens. Meet new people, make new friends and help make a difference. Help with planting, mulching, pruning and weeding on 25 beautiful acres over... Read more
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American Horticultural Society
Where
Alexandria VA 22308 United States
When
February 10, 2016
Volunteers lead nature hikes for kindergarten through twelfth grade Howard County students during the fall and spring field trip seasons - late March to June and September to November. Field trips usually take place on weekday mornings from about 9 am until 12:30 pm. Our spring training sessions are... Read more
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Howard County Conservancy
Where
Woodstock MD 21163 United States
When
March 8, 2016
Jug Bay Wildlife Sanctuary Volunteer Recruitment TrainingCome be part of the amazing volunteer team at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary! On Friday, March 4th, 2016 from 10:00am until 11:30am, participants will learn about the volunteer, stewardship and citizen science opportunities that await them here at... Read more
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Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
Where
Lothian MD 20711 United States
When
March 4, 2016
ServiceWorks at CPDC seeks engaged and enthusiastic adults to become Skill Building Trainers and Success Coaches to young adults in the DC metro area. Volunteers are needed at Mayfair Mansions in Northeast DC.What is ServiceWorks? ServiceWorks is a groundbreaking, national program powered by AmeriCo... Read more
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Community Preservation and Development Corporation
Where
Washington DC 20019 United States
When
February 9 - February 10
Jug Bay Annual Volunteer SocialVolunteers, please join us for our Annual Celebration for you on Saturday, February 13th from 12pm to 4pm at 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD. You will receive a catered meal, enjoy a slideshow presentation, and awards are given for milestone achievements:12:00pm - 1:00pm... Read more
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Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
Where
Lothian MD 20711 United States
When
February 13, 2016
Learn plant propagation techniques, plant growing, care, feeding and pest management while producing plants for use on the 18th century farm and for sale to the public. All proceeds support the Farm's educational mission. March - JulyVolunteers should have an interest in plants and gardening. Not pa... Read more
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Claude Moore Colonial Farm at Turkey Run
Where
Mclean VA 22101 United States
When
Ongoing
ServiceWorks at CPDC seeks engaged and enthusiastic adults to become Skill Building Trainers and Success Coaches to young adults in the DC metro area. Volunteers are needed at Mayfair Mansions in Northeast DC on Wednesdays from 5-7pm (first hour is skill building trainer, second hour is career coach... Read more
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Community Preservation and Development Corporation
Where
Washington DC 20019 United States
When
Now until February 20
Tuesdays, April - SeptFeeling the need for a little time in the garden? Want to get away from the rush of the 21st century for a while or learn a little more about the heirloom herbs, vegetables & crops we grow? Come help the Farm staff tend to the gardens & fields of the 18th C. farm on a day the p... Read more
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Claude Moore Colonial Farm at Turkey Run
Where
Mclean VA 22101 United States
When
Ongoing
The Lee-Fendall Museum is seeking Gardening Volunteers to assist with the care and upkeep of its ½ acre garden. The garden is an important part of the museum’s rental, program, and events space. Volunteers have the opportunity to work outdoors and care for plantson their own schedule. Some prior ... Read more
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Lee-Fendall House Museum
Where
Alexandria VA 22314 United States
When
Ongoing
As a costumed volunteer on the Claude Moore Colonial Farm historic farm site, you will dress as someone from the year 1771, and through participation in variety a of seasonal activities, tell the story of a Virginia family raising tobacco in the 18th century. Volunteers must posses a willingness to ... Read more
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Claude Moore Colonial Farm at Turkey Run
Where
Mclean VA 22101 United States
When
Ongoing
Gardening Volunteers have the opportunity to work outdoors and care for plants in a beautiful public garden. Green thumbs are integral to our mission of preserving, rehabilitating, and maintaining the Lee-Fendall House Museum & Garden as a community resource for Alexandria.Responsibilities:weeding, ... Read more
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Lee-Fendall House Museum
Where
Alexandria VA 22314 United States
When
Ongoing
Volunteers are needed to help the Farm get ready to open for the new season. Activities could include clearing trash & fallen branches from pathways, moving & stacking firewood, raking, building brush fences, hoeing up gardens, cleaning animal areas, etc.. As with all outdoor work, it's a good idea ... Read more
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Claude Moore Colonial Farm at Turkey Run
Where
McLean VA 22101 United States
When
March 19, 2016
Come and learn as you work in an English Garden on Hard Bargain Farm. Learn the basics - the difference between a weed and a plant; learn about different soils and what grows best in each type; understand the importance of pruning; and planting perennials and annuals. WANT TO LEARN MORE? JOIN "FERGI... Read more
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Alice Ferguson Foundation/Hard Bargain Farm Environmental Education Center
Where
Oxon Hill MD 20745 United States
When
Ongoing
Our public Victorian garden is open all year 'round, and with snow freshly fallen in Alexandria, it's time to start tending to the garden's winter needs. Currently recruiting volunteers to clear snow from the garden paths and sidewalks surrounding the Lee-Fendall House Museum & Garden. Read more
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Lee-Fendall House Museum
Where
Alexandria VA 22314 United States
When
Ongoing