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September 30 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Help us plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!
Do you enjoy being outside in nature and getting your hands into some soil? Join us and make a difference for future generations by planting trees!
More than 36,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 34 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more!
A maximum of 50 people, including GVC staff and volunteer leaders, will be allowed to participate in this event. We are allowing minors (ages 8 – 17) to attend our events as long as there is one parent/legal guardian per four children in attendance.
Date: Saturday, September 30, 2023 (10 am – 1 pm). Please arrive 15 minutes early to sign in. This event is rain or shine.
Location: Glen Meadows Retirement Community (11630 Glen Arm Road, Glen Arm, MD, 21057. From 695-E you will head towards Towson, MD. Take Cromwell Bridge Rd Exit and turn left onto Cromwell Bridge Rd. Follow Cromwell Bridge Rd for about 2.5 miles where it turns into Glen Arm Rd. Follow Glen Arm Rd for 1.5 miles- entrance to Glen Meadows is on Notchcliff Rd which will be on the left. Look for GVC event signs to designate where to park.
Please note that all locations are subject to change.
What to bring: Please wear boots, pants, long sleeve shirt, hat, gloves, and bring rain gear. Each volunteer will need to bring their own labeled water bottle. Water jugs for refill and packaged snack bars will be provided.
**If you get lost the day of the planting, contact Kim at (443) 797-9341**
Note: GVC is committed to providing a safe and comfortable volunteer experience for all. Masks are currently optional. If you are experiencing any COVID or flu symptoms, please do not attend the volunteer event.