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Current Volunteer Projects

Below is a list of upcoming scheduled volunteer work days.  If you are interested in volunteering on any of these days, please fill out the New Parks Volunteer Interest Form or e-mail parksvolunteer@cityofmadison.com for more information.

Saturday, October 18, 2014
9:00- 11:30am
Aldo Leopold Nature Center
330 Femrite Dr
Monona
Join the land stewards at Aldo Leopold Nature Center, adjacent to Edna Taylor Conservation Park for a morning of prairie, marsh, and woodland restoration. For inquiries about this volunteer opportunity call 608-221-0404, or email facilities@naturenet.com for more information.
   
Saturday, October 18, 2014
9am-noon
Intersection of Yahara River Parkway Path & E. Main St.
Join the Friends of the Yahara River Parkway in landscape restoration. The FYRP provides gloves, tools and refreshments.
   
Saturday, October 18, 2014
10am-noon
3902 Regent St.
Join the Friends of Hoyt Park for Buckthorn Busting and other invasive species removal.  Volunteers should wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle and gloves.
   
Saturday, October 25, 2014
9 :30-11:30am
Woodlawn Trail Head
802 Femrite Dr.
Join the Friends of Edna Taylor Conservation Park for Burdock digging. Bring a sharp, sturdy shovel if possible. Depending on the weather.
   

Saturday, November 1, 2014
9am-noon
John Wall Family Pavilion
Tenney Park
402 N. Thornton Ave./
1414 E. Johnson Ave.

Join the Friends of the Yahara River Parkway in the removal of invasives to promote growth of native species. The FYRP provides gloves, tools and refreshments.
   
Saturday, November 8, 2014
10am-noon
Brittingham Park
701 W. Brittingham Pl.
Volunteers will assist the Friends of Monona Bay pick up trash and debris along the Monona Bay shoreline and in the park.
   
Saturday, November 15, 2014
10am-noon
3902 Regent St.
Join the Friends of Hoyt Park for Prairie Planting. Volunteers should wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle and gloves.