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Event Calendar

Volunteer Workday: Messenger Woods Nature Preserve

Event Information

Date: Tuesday, 04/23/2019

Time: 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Age: All ages; youth are encouraged when accompanied by a parent or guardian

Contact Phone: 815.722.7364

Location: Messenger Woods Nature Preserve

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Photo by Barb Ferry

Event Details

Our "Volunteer Workdays" provide an opportunity for you to contribute to your community, support your local environment, meet fellow nature-lovers, and get some fresh air and exercise.

This workday will focus on garlic mustard removal.

Please dress for outdoor work and the weather. Wear long pants, closed-toe shoes, and work gloves.

Work will take place on uneven terrain that is primarily natural surface.

Event Requirements

Registration is required by calling 815.722.7364 or emailing This ensures that there is enough equipment for all participants.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this workday should mention their request when registering, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the workday.


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