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Volunteer Work Day at Kings Gap EEC

April 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

| Free

Kings Gap is looking for volunteers to come spending a morning helping to work on various park projects (see below). Please meet outside the Education Building. Covid-19 safety protocols will be followed.
If you’ve never volunteered with State Parks before, you can fill out your application online. Paper applications will also be available when you arrive.

To sign up, please click HERE or email: ra-nrspkingees@pa.gov

Possible Projects:

Mansion Area
Roadside and trailside clean-up of logging debris
Prep for education building water feature. Mainly removing rocks and stacking them for reuse.
Leaf clean-up
Preparation of establishing a garden area
Tree planting – large trees (5-12 feet)
Landscaping around butterfly house
Kings Gap Hollow Area

Cleaning and staining tent platforms
Cleaning branches and leaves around pavilion
Pine Plantation Area

Stone Removal
Dead tree removal
Irish Gap Access Area

Trail work on Irish Gap Trail
Board walk construction for Irish Gap Trail
Pinebrook Access Area

Cleaning branches and leaves around trails step and parking area
Repaint metal gate and wooden posts
Center Wide

Remove all “No Hunting” signs in the center
Clean roadside ditches

Details

Date:
April 17
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://events.dcnr.pa.gov/event/volunteer_work_day_9573#.YGymlc-SmUk

Organizer

DCNR

Venue

Kings Gap Environmental Education Center
500 Kings Gap Road, Carlisle, PA 17015
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Website:
http://www.friendsofkingsgap.org/

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