How to get involved: Bring your weeding tool of choice, your friends, your family, your group and join in. Meet us at any one of our locations. Our site coordinators and on-site noxious weed experts will assist you in identifying native plants and noxious weeds.
Sites are Family Friendly for children of all ages, and for adults of all physical ability levels. Mobile/Walking groups will depart meet-up location after orientation.
Bend – Saturday, June 17
9:00 a.m. Volunteers meet at weed pull locations. Group orientation with site coordinators and identification training with weed experts.
- Pilot Butte State Park, groups will work the base and hiking trails
- Northwest Crossing: !! Summit High School location being rerouted to the Old Mill District, at the west side of the footbridge (parking off Columbia). Mt. Washington is closed for another event tomorrow morning. Terribly sorry for any inconvenience.
- Along the beautiful Deschutes River in the Old Mill District (mobile group meeting at the west side of the footbridge in the Old Mill District)
11:45 a.m. Clean up and head to festivities
Festivities at High Noon: Free for all our volunteers! Join us for lunch, beverages, prizes, entertainment and much more!
At the Westside Venue in the Old Mill District (On the west side of the footbridge along the river). By vehicle; enter parking area immediately west of the Columbia Street bridge. By bicycle or foot; along the trails at the OMD footbridge.
If noxious weeds exist anywhere in our community, it is only a matter of time before they become established in our delicate native ecosystems which we all love so much. Let’s not love them to death, Let’s Pull Together!