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Mar
18
Sat
Forest Restoration Workshop along the LaTourette bike path @ LaTourette Bike Path Richmond Town
Mar 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Meet at the bike path entrance on the Old Mill Road (west of Richmond Hill Road) next to the old St. Andrews Church.  We will walk west along the bike path cutting invasive vines that strangle saplings along the trail close to the Church (our 246th monthly workshop).  If you don’t have your own, Protectors will supply gloves, pruners & refreshments.  After the work session we will take a short walk over nearby trails.  For more information contact Don Recklies at (718) 768-9036 or Chuck Perry at (718) 667-1393.  (Service credit is available.)

 

Apr
15
Sat
Forest Restoration Workshop at Deere Park @ Deere Park
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Meet in the parking lot at the dead end of Staten Island Blvd. (south of Petrides School).  We will ascend the trail toward the Butterworth Avenue entrance where we will continue to uproot Japanese Barberry, Burning Bush and Wisteria (our 247th workshop).  On the way we will pull up a patch of Winter-creeper growing beside the trail.  If you don’t have your own, Protectors will supply gloves, pruners & refreshments.  After the work session we will take a short walk over nearby trails.  For more information contact Don Recklies at (718) 768-9036 or Chuck Perry at (718) 667-1393.  (Service credit is available.)