Upcoming Events

Volunteers Needed for Riparian Plantings – April and May

2015 Members’ Day and Annual Meeting – May 2

Volunteers Needed for Several TreeVitalize Pittsburgh Plantings

Groups Needed for Several Community Garden Plantings

Wolf Creek Narrows Natural Area Stewardship Workday - May 16

 


 

Volunteers Needed for Riparian Plantings
Dates in April and May

WPC watershed conservation staff is need of volunteer assistance for the following stream bank tree plantings this spring: April 30 and May 1 in Wattsburg, Pa. in Erie County; and May 5 and 6 in Cambridge Springs, Pa. in Erie County.

Please contact Watershed Conservation Program Administrator Kelly Horrell at 724-471-7202 extension 5100 or khorrell@paconserve.org for more information on a planting date.
 
 


  

2015 Members’ Day and Annual Meeting
May 2

WPC members are invited to the 2015 Members’ Day and Annual Meeting from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 2 at the Barn at Fallingwater in Mill Run, Pa. Members are welcome to enjoy a continental breakfast and lunch buffet, a variety of hikes, free tours of Fallingwater, information sessions and more.

Additional information and registration.
 


 

Volunteers Needed for Several TreeVitalize Pittsburgh Plantings
Dates in April and May

WPC is seeking volunteer assistance for its spring TreeVitalize Pittsburgh plantings beginning in April. TreeVitalize will be working in 16 neighborhoods to plant hundreds of trees this season. If you or your group is interested in volunteering, fill out the volunteer registration form online or contact Community Outreach Assistant Marah Vecenie at 412-586-2386 or mvecenie@paconserve.org.
 



Groups Needed for Several Community Garden Plantings

Dates TBA

WPC is seeking volunteer assistance for its spring community garden plantings beginning in May. In particular, larger groups are needed to plant our gardens located at the Fort Pitt Tunnel, the Liberty Tunnel, Centre Avenue and Herron Avenue in the Hill District, Allegheny River Boulevard and Washington Boulevard in Highland Park and Mansfield Boulevard and Campbells Run Road in Carnegie.

If you or your group is interested in volunteering, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Lynn McGuire-Olzak at 412-586-2324 or gardens@paconserve.org for more information.
 


 

Wolf Creek Narrows Natural Area Stewardship Workday
May 16

Join land stewardship staff and volunteers on Saturday, May 16 at Wolf Creek Narrows Natural Area in Slippery Rock, Pa., to pull out garlic mustard, an invasive species. For more information or to RSVP, contact Land Steward Bryan Ritti at 412-586-2327 or Britti@paconserve.org.