Join us to plant 145 seedlings Saturday, May 21, from 8:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Rancho Murieta!
SACRAMENTO TREE FOUNDATION
Join us to plant 145 seedlings in Rancho Murieta!
Saturday, May 21, from 8:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
The Sacramento Tree Foundation will provide all the necessary tools and supplies to care for trees. Participants will receive a short, hands-on training on site. After learning the tools and techniques, participants will split up into groups and begin planting trees throughout the site.
Register now! The week before this event, we will send a logistics and directions email with detailed information about how to get to the site. You will receive this email ONLY if you are signed-up for this planting.
Who should attend?
Anyone, but those who live or work nearby are especially encouraged to attend! This event is open to the general public, you do not need any prior experience to join us and on-site training will be provided. Families with children are welcome.
Register in advance: Space is limited. If your plans change prior to the event, please update your registration status so we are sure to have the necessary number of volunteers. Go to https://sactree.org/event/rancho-murieta-native-tree-planting/ and scroll to the bottom of the page to register.
Youth volunteers: Volunteers under 18 years of age must have their parent or legal guardian sign their consent form during registration. Volunteers under 16 years of age must be accompanied and supervised by an adult. One adult chaperone is required for every 6 youth under 16, or for every 2 youth under 10.
Waiver: All volunteers must pre-register and sign a completed volunteer waiver form during registration and BEFORE participating in the event.
COVID safety: Although we encourage attendees to be fully vaccinated, all attendees can choose to wear facial coverings at their own discretion. Anyone who has tested positive for COVID should not attend, unless more than 5 days have passed and they are asymptomatic and have tested negative on day 6 or later – please provide advance notice of cancellation when possible.
Clothes and shoes: Closed toed shoes are required. Long sleeves/pants and rain gear recommended. Dress comfortably and appropriately for the weather, and plan to get a little dirty.
Arrival: Arrive on time. Check-in begins at 8:45 AM and volunteers must be present for the tool safety demonstration at the start of the event.
Food and drink: Bring a refillable water bottle; light snacks and water will be available on site if needed.
Skills: No specific skills or tools required. Each event starts with a tool safety and planting demonstration. Volunteers work alongside experienced planting leaders and staff.
Questions? Need help registering? Email email@example.com