Jul 7 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join a group of Appalachian Mountain Club members and Boston-Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers as we help maintain an urban garden! Optional dinner afterward @ Thaitation
What: Pruning and weeding in an urban garden - training provided
Where: Kelleher Rose Garden, Emerald Necklace Conservancy, Boston -- close to the Green Line E train - Northeastern stop (map below)
When: Tuesday, July 7th, 5:30-7:30pm and optional dinner afterward
Bring: water, closed-toe shoes, clothes you don’t mind getting dirty - tools and gloves provided
Oct 18 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Roll up your sleeves and make new RPCV friends on Saturday, October 18, 2014!!
We are going to have a blast at the Cradles to Crayons Giving Factory warehouse, helping to provide children with the basic essentials they need to thrive at home, at school, and at play. Cradles to Crayons is at 155 North Beacon St, Brighton, MA 02135.
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm on Saturday, October 18...post-volunteering eat/drinks/coffee afterwards!
Registration link: http://www.cradlestocrayons.org/preregister
Registration code: a0RC000000EyDIU
Only 12 spots available -sign up today!
If you can't make this event, you can still help by donating items to Cradles to Crayons, info here: http://www.cradlestocrayons.org/boston/donate-goods/items
Sep 1 2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Never go hungry during a hike through the woods again! Professional environmentalist and wild-foods enthusiast Russ Cohen will be leading a two-hour walking tour of the edible plants of Alewife
Where: Alewife Reservation in Cambridge, a 2-3 minute walk from the Alewife T Station. We will meet at the parking lot on Acorn Park Drive.
You can also join us for dinner afterward at Summer Shack.
Sep 15 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join a group of your fellow BARPCVs and the Appalachian Mountain Club Young Members to volunteer with the Emerald Necklace Conservancy tending an urban garden.
Where: Meet us at the Kelleher Rose Garden, near the Northeastern T Stop
What: Two hours of gardening fun! Pruning and weeding in an urban garden - training provided
Where: Kelleher Rose Garden, Emerald Necklace Conservancy, Boston -- close to the Green Line E train - Northeastern stop
When: Tuesday, Sept 15 at 5:30 pm with optional dinner afterward
Nov 7 2015 - 9:00am - 1:00pm
Join a group of BARPCVs for a day of fun in the November sun and help maintain the trails at the Blue Hills!
What: Digging, moving rocks, trimming branches - tools and training provided
Where: Blue Hills Reservation
When: Saturday, November 7, 2015, 9am-1pm. Free pizza lunch at Houghton Pond afterward
Bring: water, closed-toe shoes, clothes you don’t mind getting dirty, work gloves if you have them