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WE ARE LOOKING FOR PEOPLE TO HELP WITH OUR PARKS' EFFORTS

Summer Friday Morning Volunteer Projects in JaxParks

Get outdoors! The Timucuan Parks Foundation, in partnership with JaxParks, is seeking volunteers to participate in a series of volunteer projects on Friday mornings throughout the summer.

Friday, July 6 (9am-noon) @ Palmetto Leaves Regional Park (SOUTH ENTRANCE!) (Old St Augustine Rd)

  • Trail maintenance
  • Volunteers requested to bring loppers/pruners, work gloves and water (we will have extra if you do not have any)
  • Meet in parking lot (make sure you go to the SOUTH entrance off of Old St. Augustine Rd)

(You are welcome to bring a kayak or canoe and paddle Julington Creek afterwards)

Friday, July 13 (9am-noon) @ Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park (500 Wonderwood Drive)

  • Trail maintenance and/or invasive plant removal
  • Volunteers are requested to bring loppers/pruners, work gloves and water
  • Identify self as volunteer when arriving at park entrance station for free entry; meet in parking lot just behind the front gate/visitors center

(You are welcome to stay afterwards (fee-free) and enjoy the beach or hiking and biking trails)

 Friday, August 3 (9am-noon) @ Castaway Island Preserve (2885 San Pablo Rd S)

  • Butterfly garden maintenance and shoreline litter pickup
  • Volunteers requested to bring pruners, work gloves and water
  • Meet in the picnic area behind the education building

(You are welcome to bring a kayak or canoe and paddle the Intracoastal Waterway afterwards)

For all projects, volunteers must wear closed-toed shoes and it is highly recommended that they bring work gloves, sunscreen, bug spray, a hat, sunglasses and water.  Volunteers must follow all park rules and policies as well as promote and exhibit safe behavior at all times. Children under 16 must be supervised by their parent/guardian or scout leader during the project. Anyone under 18 years old must have signature of parent/guardian on liability waiver prior to starting work; please contact info@timucuanparks.org to have the waiver emailed to you prior to the event.

Featured Parks

DUTTON ISLAND PRESERVE
GEORGE CRADY BRIDGE FISHING PIER STATE PARK
Cedar Point

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