MLK Day Events

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MLK Day events posted by WSC AmeriCorps members

Clark County
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of SW WA / Clark PUD Stream Team
    • January 16, 2017 8:45am-1pm
    • Clark Public Utilities (8600 NE 117th Street, Vancouver)
    • Tree planting.
    • Tools, training and snacks provided.
    • RSVP via email.
  • City of Vancouver Urban Forestry / Friends of Trees
    • January 14, 2017 9am – 1pm
    • Meet at staging area – St. Joseph Catholic Church (400 S. Andresen Road, Vancouver)
    • Tree planting.
    • Gloves and tools provided, plus potluck lunch after planting.
    • Groups of four or more please RSVP with Emma.

 

King County
  • King County Conservation District
    • January 16, 2017 10am-2:00pm
    • Longfellow Creek at Greg Davis Park (2600 SW Brandon Street, Seattle)
    • Tree and shrub planting, remove ivy.
    • Gloves and tools provided.
    • Register here.

 

Thurston County
  • Capitol Land Trust
    • January 16, 2017 10am – 1pm
    • Bayshore Preserve (3800 WA-3, Shelton)
    • Help restore Oakland Bay by planting Oregon White oak trees (Washington’s only native oak).
    • Tools, warm food & beverages will be provided.
    • RSVP here.
  • City of Lacey StreamTeam
  • Native Plant Salvage
    • January 16, 2017 9:30am-4pm
    • Darlin Creek Preserve (near Capitol State Forest, Olympia)
    • Planting in disturbed areas along Darlin Creek to help with wetland protection and erosion control.
    • Hot vegetarian soup, sandwiches, hot drinks, cookies and other snacks will be available.
    • Register by email or call (360) 867-2167. Learn more at http://www.nativeplantsalvage.org/mlk-day/.
  • Nisqually Land Trust
    • January 16, 2017 9am-4pm
    • Ohop Creek, Eatonville
    • Tree planting, removal of invasive plants, removal of old fencing.
    • Tools, gloves and light snacks will be provided.
    • Register online or email Katie. Directions to meet-up site will be provided upon registering.

 

Whatcom County
  • Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association & City of Bellingham
    • January 16, 2017 10am-1pm
    • Squalicum Creek, Bellingham
    • Planting of native trees and shrubs to improve salmon habitat along the creek.
    • Light refreshments provided, as well as a raffle!
    • Park at the end of West Orchard Drive off of Meridian Street and walk along the new trail until you see the NSEA blue tents.