Pop-Up Planting Project

Sorry for the last minute notification on this special project FOR THIS THURSDAY MORNING that just came to our attention. Please help spread the word.

Location:
Department of Community Services Special Events
Talley Day Park

Duties:
Calling all available volunteers (minimum age 18):

What and Where: Native plant installation at Talley-Day Park
When: Thursday, April 27, 9:30 a.m. to 12 noon.
Why: This project will help control storm water run-off and keep the beautiful Shellpot Creek clean and healthy. The native plants also provide important habitat for beneficial insects, birds, and other animals.

This is the perfect project for corporate teams or other groups.

Sign-up at http://www.nccde.org/517/Volunteer-Opportunities

To sign up please call or email Susan Eggert ASAP (302) 395-5651 seggert@nccde.org

Be sure to wear clothes that can get dirty, work boots, bring gardening gloves. Wear a hat, sunscreen and bring water and a snack.

Qualifications:
A good pair of footwear that can handle mud and the ability to bend and plant small native perennials.
Directions:
From Route 202 (north of Wilmington) turn north east on Foulk Road (Route 261). Turn right on Wilson Road. Turn left into driveway at 823 Wilson Road. See white house down drive with a red barn to right of house. Project is in meadow/lawn to left. Ask for Bernadette.
Address:
823 Wilson Road
Wilmington, DE 19803

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