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.
Madison Scenic Park
Wednesday, May 20, 9:30am-12pm & Saturday, May 23, 10am-1pm
Invasive plants are rampant at Madison Scenic Park. Join the crowd to tackle English Ivy, Himalayan Blackberry, Scotchbroom, and Morning Glory! Meet inside the park at the bottom of the switchback trail. Madison Scenic Park is located at 1600 10th Ave SE.
Yashiro Japanese Garden
Wednesday, May 27, 9:30am-12pm
The monthly effort at Yashiro Japanese Garden continues! Get your hands dirty alongside park stewards to help maintain delicate flowerbeds in this historic oasis. Meet inside the garden located at 1010 Plum St SE.
Saturday, May 30, 10am-1pm
Park Stewardship hits this historic westside park with shovels and rakes to weed and mulch flowerbeds and tree circles. Come join the party! Woodruff Park is located at 1500 Harrison Ave NW. Meet near the tennis courts.
Priest Point Park
Wednesday & Friday, June 3 & 5, 9:30am-12pm
National Trails Day is fast approaching! Help prepare for this exciting event through weekday work parties at Priest Point Park. Volunteers will meet at Kitchen Shelter #1 to organize and head to the project site. Priest Point Park is located at 2600 East Bay Dr NE.
National Trails Day! - Priest Point Park
Saturday, June 6, 10am-1pm
Celebrate National Trails Day with Park Stewardship! Efforts will focus on the woodsy wonder trail in Priest Point Park. Meet in Shelter #1 off 2600 East Bay Dr NE. Sign up today for this free event!
Garfield Nature Trail
Wednesday & Friday, June 10 & 12, 9:30am-12pm
The time for ivy pulls is not over yet! Join Park Stewards at Garfield Nature Trail to remove English Ivy as part of ongoing restoration efforts. Volunteers will meet at the trailhead, 620 Rogers St NW. Street parking available.
Olympia Woodland Trail
Saturday, June 13, 10am - 1pm
Help beautify the trailhead of Olympia Woodland Trail! Weeding flowerbeds will be first priority. Meet under the covered shelter at the entrance to the trail at 1600 Eastside St SE.
Park of the Seven Oars
Wednesday & Friday, June 17 & 19, 9:30am-12pm
Park Stewardship returns to this small sanctuary as the weeding season progresses. Join in the effort to combat horsetail, dandelions, and common grasses in the flower beds! Park of the Seven Oars is located at 202 West Bay Dr NW. Limited street parking is available along West Bay Drive.
Bring Your Father to Work Day! - LBA Park
Saturday, June 20, 10am - 1pm
Celebrate Father's Day with an engaging and interactive work party for all ages! Join Park Stewardship at LBA Park for a chance to beautify this lovely space for the busy summer season. A special treat will be provided for all participants! Bring the family (especially Dad) to this unique event. Meet at the shelter in LBA Park, 3500 Amhurst St SE.
Yashiro Japanese Garden
Wednesday, June 24, 9:30am-12pm
Monthly park improvements continue at Yashiro Japanese Garden! Grab a pair of gloves and join in! Volunteers will weed flower beds to help maintain this unique vegetation and landscape. Meet inside the garden located at 1010 Plum St SE.
Decatur Woods Park
Wednesday, July 1, 9:30am-12pm
Let the weeding begin! As part of the Pesticide Free Park initiative, volunteers are needed to help keep up with landscape maintenance in neighborhood parks. Join Park Stewardship at Decatur Woods to keep unwanted vegetation at bay. Meet under the covered shelter. Decatur Woods Park is located at 1015 Decatur St SW.
Friendly Grove Park
Friday, July 3, 9:30am-12pm
Vegetation control continues on the eastside of Olympia! Volunteer at Friendly Grove Park to weed tree circles and flower beds that were mulched earlier in the season. Meet under the covered shelter near the main park entrance at 2316 Friendly Grove Rd NE.