The newly created Friends of Schmeeckle Reserve will host a Volunteer Day
Saturday, June 14, to encourage community members to get involved at the
are holding this event to invite Schmeeckle Reserve’s supporters to enjoy
camaraderie and chip in for the environment,” said Bill Berry, board president
for the Friends of Schmeeckle Reserve.
can help out with trail maintenance, remove invasive species such as buckthorn
and sample for earthworms for Great Lakes Worm Watch, a citizen science
Day check-in begins at 8:30 a.m., and volunteering will run from 9 a.m. to
noon. Volunteers are invited to stay for a free lunch.
special skills or Friends membership is required to participate in the
Volunteer Day. Equipment will be provided.
for the Volunteer Day by June 11 online at http://friendsvolunteer.eventbrite.com
or contact the Reserve at firstname.lastname@example.org
Friends of Schmeeckle Reserve provides community support for the reserve
through educational programs, outreach, land management and acquisition, and
fundraising. Memberships are available for students, individuals, families and
Reserve, part of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is located at 2419
North Point Drive.