For all work parties, please dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes or boots that can get wet and muddy. Youth under age 14 must be accompanied by an adult and all youth under 18 years must have a signed Waiver and Medical Alert or have a parents' signature on the sign-in roster at the project work site.
Harry Fain's Legion Park
Wednesday, September 2, 9:30am - 12pm & Saturday, September 5, 10am-1pm
Improvements at this neighborhood park are making a big impact! Join fellow volunteers for this end of summer push as we complete removal of invasive species and continue painting efforts! Meet under the small covered shelter off 1115 20th Ave SE.
Priest Point Park
Wednesday, September 9, 9:30am - 12pm
The front sign at Priest Point Park needs a new look! Bring your inner artist to lend a hand at painting the entrance to this popular Olympia destination. Priest Point Park is located at 2600 East Bay Dr NE. Volunteers will meet near the Rose Garden.
Saturday, September 12, 9am-12pm
Join the crowd for an early Saturday morning of park clean-up! Volunteers will collaborate to weed flowerbeds, remove invasive species, and prepare the waterfront park for the fall season. Meet in the large grassy area next to the playground. Percival Landing is located at 405 Columbia St NW. Please note the early 9am start time for this Saturday work party.
Wednesday, September 16, 9:30am-12pm & Saturday, September 19, 10am - 1pm
Park Stewardship revisits Sunrise Park to continue weeding tree circles and removing invasive species from the park borders. Make sure to wear long pants to avoid thorns from the blackberry at this party! Sunrise Park is located at 505 Bing St NW.
Yashiro Japanese Garden
Wednesday, September 23, 9:30am-12pm
Monthly Park Stewardship work parties continue at this downtown oasis. Stop in to lend a hand at weeding, pruning, or path clean-up! Yashiro Japanese Garden is located at 1010 Plum St SE.
Priest Point Park - National Public Lands Day!
Saturday, September 26, 10am - 1pm
City of Olympia Parks and Stream Team are partnering to host a fun and exciting stewardship work party for National Public Lands Day that the whole family will love! Help steward Priest Point Park by continuing restoration efforts along the mouth of Mission Creek! Tools, gloves, and light refreshments will be provided. Meet at Shelter #4 in Priest Point Park located at 2600 East Bay Dr NE. Sign up today for this free event!
Decatur Woods Park
Wednesday, September 30, 9:30am-12pm & Saturday, October 3, 10am - 1pm
Efforts continue at Decatur Woods Park to remove weeds and invasive species from flowerbeds and wooded areas. Bring the family! Meet under the small covered shelter at the park off 1015 Decatur St SW. Limited street parking is available with additional parking in the church lot next to the park.