April 24th, 2021…

Lunchtime, adjacent to Thompson Pond…   May 8th is our next volunteer session, and spots are still open. Last session, April 24th, the trail and restoration groups filled their rosters.   Achieving our Earth Day goal, to fill our rosters, resulted in the most “single session hours” of the year. Please consider volunteering!   ToContinue reading “April 24th, 2021…”

March 27th, 2021…

The new restoration group (above) is doing well. We are pleased. Looking at our volunteer hours, March compared to January and February, our hours have increased by over fifty (50) percent. Now with better weather we hope to fill more of our available volunteer positions… At the March 27th session we had three projects goingContinue reading “March 27th, 2021…”

March 13th, 2021 – Restoration…

This is our new restoration group, working at the entrance to the SWIFT Center.   We now host two outdoor events, each separate, one trail building the other does restoration work. We meet at the entrance to the SWIFT Center, and park at Thompson Pond.   This was the restoration group’s first session, volunteering onContinue reading “March 13th, 2021 – Restoration…”

March 13th, 2021 – Trail Crew…

What’s the “Pump-house Trail Loop” you ask? The Pump-house Trail boarders a creek, at its north end it joins a roadway. The two form what has become a very popular trail loop.   The roadway (pictured above) was prone to getting muddy. At this session six (6) volunteers rocked the roadway, so the trail loopContinue reading “March 13th, 2021 – Trail Crew…”

February 27th, 2021…

On the Pump-house Trail the trail group finished capping, as the restoration team readied the second meadow for April seeding. To see more photos please click on session gallery.   Next session, on March 13th, we’re volunteering in two locations. The trail crew will be on the double-track road that leads to the north endContinue reading “February 27th, 2021…”