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Volunteer Morning: Hammel Woods — Route 59 Access

Event information

Date: Saturday, October 29, 2022

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Age: Ages 10 and older; participants younger than 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: 815-722-7364

Location: Hammel Woods – Route 59 Access


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Event details

Get some fresh air and exercise while helping to make a difference in your community by attending one or more of the Forest Preserve’s volunteer mornings. Activities will include brush control.

Event requirements

Space is limited, and registration is required. To get started, complete a waiver online. For information, contact Emily Kenny at 815-722-7364 or [email protected].

Please wear clothes appropriate for the weather, getting dirty and being near a fire for brush control events. Bringing water and snacks is recommended.

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

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