Register now for Seattle’s fifth Earth Gay event! April 20th, 2013
Earth Gay Seattle returns to the Cheshiahud Loop Trail along Lake Union in the heart of Seattle. We have 400 volunteer positions and we’re getting ready to celebrate Earth Day the gay way with habitat restoration and revitalizing the alternative transportation routes.
We’ll be working toward the completion of a public water access NW corner of the lake, and neighboring trail beautification and restoration including weeding, mulching, protecting tree systems from invasive species, and planting native species. Out for Sustainability and partners will provide materials, direction, water, snacks, and a few inspiring speakers and musicians to spark the day. You come with sunscreen, dirt-appropriate attire, re-useable water bottles, and enthusiasm. Together we’ll make a difference and have a fabulous time investing in our community.
The Volunteer Shift will be at the NW corner of Lake Union with two shifts between at 9:30am to 2:30pm.
- 9:30-10am: Registration for 1st shift – Signing in for the event, getting tools and gloves, meeting each other and enjoyings snacks
- 10am-Noon: 1st shift restoring the trail along Lake Union.
- Noon-12:30pm: Registration for 2nd shift – Signing in for the event, getting tools and gloves, meeting each other and enjoyings snacks
- 12:30-2:30pm: 2nd shift restoring the trail along Lake Union.
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