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Horticulture Volunteer Day

Green & red seedlings lined up in a greenhouse

June 11 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Bartram’s Garden
5400 Lindbergh Blvd.
Philadelphia, 19143 United States

Health reminders: We are in accordance with Pennsylvania and the City of Philadelphia’s current COVID-19 response levels. Please follow the link to stay up-to-date on our city’s protocols. If you are sick or experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, please do not volunteer.

Volunteers will support seasonal plantings, weeding, invasive species removal, and support greenhouse maintenance.

Registered volunteers will meet at the Welcome Center promptly at 9:30 AM. Staff will separate groups and provide instructions and safety protocols for the day. Out of respect and safety for our staff and others, please arrive on time.

PLEASE NOTE: Capacity is limited; participants MUST be pre-registered (using link below) in order to partake. Each adult must register individually in order to complete the required waivers.

Registration full but would like to still participate? Please contact Sarah Adeniran at sadeniran@bartramsgarden to be added to our waitlist. Parents/guardians must complete registration for individuals 18 and under.

Please also email Sarah immediately if you plan on cancelling your attendance, so that we may make room for those on our waitlist.

Thank you!

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