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Heart Your Park Day of Service

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Date & Time:

Sun, Feb 2 • 9 am - 12 pm

Location:

Black Partridge Woods
Bluff Rd, east of I-355
Cook County, IL 60439 (view web map)
(near Lemont)

Description:

Show us how you Heart your Park, Lemont! Get out of the house, meet your neighbors and volunteer with us to improve your local preserves! Our first event is at Black Partridge Nature Preserve, 80-acres of wild and wonderful!

Lunch, water and the necessary tools and supplies will be provided!

Volunteer Tasks:
Stewardship activities will center on the removal of invasive plants like honeysuckle and barberry with the use of tools.

What to Bring:
Volunteer should wear sturdy shoes that can get muddy, dress in layers, and if possible wear natural fiber clothing (wool or cotton), as we will be burning brush piles.

Contact volunteer.fpd@cookcountyil.gov with questions.

Contact:

  • volunteer.fpd@cookcountyil.gov

Cost:

Free