Events

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Volunteer Opportunities

Events

Planting Leader Orientation

Sacramento Tree Foundation

Saturday, September 21 10:00A - 12:00P

Give back, make new friends, build your resume, leave a lasting legacy, and have fun! As part of our team of Planting Leaders, you will engage and manage volunteers in tree planting and stewardship projects at parks, schools, residential homes, and/or open space areas across the Sacramento region in order to grow and protect the best urban forest in the nation.

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Acorn Harvester Training -- Classroom

Sacramento Tree Foundation

Wednesday, September 25 6:00P - 8:00P

Become a Sacramento Tree Foundation Acorn Harvester and help us gather acorns and other native seeds. This is a *Classroom* session and half of the training series to become a Acorn Harvester.

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Acorn Harvester Training -- Field

Johnson-Springview Park

Saturday, September 28 9:00A - 12:00P

Become a Sacramento Tree Foundation Acorn Harvester and help us gather acorns and other native seeds. This is a *Field* session and half of the training series to become a Acorn Harvester.

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Nielsen Park Planting and Park Reveal

South Sacramento

Saturday, September 28 8:45A - 12:45P

Nielsen Park has a new playground thanks to the Health Education Council and Kaiser Permanente! Now it needs more shade... Join us for the unveiling of the new play area and the first phase of tree planting! 

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Bear River Habitat Trail Planting

Plumas Lake

Saturday, October 5 8:45A - 12:00P

Join us in our final season of work at the Bear River Habitat Trail. This workday is family friendly and will include native plant planting and care.

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Acorn Harvester Training -- Field

TBD

Sunday, October 6 9:00A - 12:00P

Become a Sacramento Tree Foundation Acorn Harvester and help us gather acorns and other native seeds. This is a *Field* session and half of the training series to become a Acorn Harvester.

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Ready, Set, Plant! Colonial Village

Earl Warren Park

Saturday, October 12 8:45A - 12:45P

The Colonial Village Neighborhood Association presents, "Ready...Set...Plant!" Neighbors and volunteers will gather together to update Earl Warren Park with new trees as well as plant trees in the the front yards of Colonial Village residents.

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Planting at Garden Valley Elementary School

South Natomas

Saturday, October 19 8:45A - 12:00P

Help us put the "garden" back in the Garden Valley Elementary School. Earlier this year, we planted 15 native oak trees to provide much-needed shade for students and habitat for wildlife. Join us as we plant 20 additional trees, mulch the existing trees, and add some new plants to the butterfly garden. Stick around for a community lunch afterwards!

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Children ages 6 - 15 are welcome to participate, but must be accompanied by an adult.

Youth ages 16-18 can attend unsupervised, but are required to provide a Volunteer Waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian.