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ULI Washington Service Opportunity- Casey Trees Planting

Date:
October 21, 2017
Time:
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Venue:
Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Address:
1300 Bladensburg Road, NE
Washington, DC 20002 United States

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Join the ULI Young Leaders as we hold a community service event with Casey Trees at the Mt. Olivet Cemetery on Saturday, October 21st from 8:30am to 12:30pm. Casey Trees is an urban forestry nonprofit that connects people to trees and inspires communities to come together and take responsibility for the long term health of the urban environment. By working with volunteers and partners city-wide we plant, maintain, monitor and advocate for the trees of Washington D.C. to ensure that they stay healthy and abundant for generations to come.

Time:

The planting will begin at 9 am with opening remarks and instructions. Please arrive between 8:30 am and 8:50 am to check in, get your gear, and grab a bite to eat.

 

Youth Volunteers:

Youth under 18 years of age must have their parent or legal guardian sign a Parental Consent Form and be supervised by an adult at all times.

Attire:

Dress comfortably and appropriate for the weather. Closed-toe shoes and long pants are required.

Animals

No animals are allowed into the event, except for service animals.

Food:

A light breakfast and a celebratory lunch will be provided.

We look forward to seeing you at the planting!
RSVP:
Please RSVP to Emily Weberman by Saturday, October 7th so that we may provide a list of volunteers to Casey Trees.

Transportation:

Public Transportation: The NoMa – Gallaudet Metro stop is about 1.7 miles from our meeting location. The meeting location can be accessed by the B2 Metrobus line.

Bike Parking: Bikes can be kept in a garage or locked to nearby signs.

Car Parking: Free parking will be available at the cemetery entrance. Carpooling is encouraged to reduce the number of vehicles.

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