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I Love My Park Day
Saturday, May 2, 2015 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Emma Treadwell Thacher Nature Center
Phone: (518) 872-0800

From 9 AM - 12:30 PM, volunteers are invited to come and choose from several projects. Meet at the Pear Orchard Pavillion & bring garden gloves, tools, water, and a snack! 

Project 1: Working on two new trails. Appropriate for ages 13 and up. Please bring any hand tools appropriate for clearing brush, including: rakes, loppers and hand saws.

Project 2: Work on the Indian Ladder Trail! Appropriate for all ages, bring tools such as rakes, loppers and hand saws.

Project 3: Two choices at Thompsons Lake Campground: involves clearing winter storm debris. Second is a number of painting projects at the new restroom facility and (possibly) the cabins. Appropriate for all ages. Please bring tools such as rakes, loppers and paintbrushes.

Project 4: Re-route trails stone steps. Ages 13 and up. Bring rakes, loppers, hand saws.

Project 5: Highway clean up. Clean up the 4.2 mile stretch, ages 16 and up.

Project 6: Clean up around the park office and entrances to some satellite picnic areas including planting new flowers/shrubs for the 2015 season. Appropriate for all ages, please bring shovels and trowels if you have them.

Register at: I Love My Park Day

Registration: Required
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