Volunteers needed to plant over 1,800 seedlings on Saturday | SummitDaily.com

Volunteers needed to plant over 1,800 seedlings on Saturday


Bring family and friends to participate in the countywide Legacy Forest initiative. This historical Summit tree-planting effort will impact the reforestation in our county and at the same time, support hospice and home health care patients in in the county. You can make a difference by volunteering for one or more tree-planting opportunities that will continue throughout the summer and fall.All tree-planting volunteers are invited to the Legacy Forest Barbecue on Saturday. The barbecue will take place at the Dillon Marina with live music from local artists. Please register with our Legacy Forest partners at the below locations and dates: Breckenridge Highlands Area – Saturday & June 9Meet behind Town Hall, 150 Ski Hill Road, Breckenridge, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. To register, contact Tony Overlock at tonyo@townofbreckenridge.com or call (970) 453-2251 x1116 Dillon Marina – SaturdayMeet at Dillon Marina Park, 176 Lake Dillon Dr., Dillon, from 8-11:30 a.m. To register contact Scott O’Bryan at scotto@townofdillon.com or at (970) 262-3424Frisco Peninsula – SaturdayMeet at the Frisco Nordic Center, 18454 Highway 9, Frisco, from 8-11:30 a.m. To register contact Asa Armstrong at asaarmstrong@centura.org or call (970) 668-8444 Mesa Cortina (Summit County Open Space and Trails Dept.) – SaturdayMeet and park alongside Twenty Grand Drive between Royal Buffalo Drive and Ryan Gulch Road in Silverthorne, from 8-11:30 a.m. To register contact Claudia Wiley at claudiaw@co.summit.co.us or call (970) 668- 4092Keystone Science Campus – June 15Meet at the Keystone Science School Campus, 1053 Soda Ridge Road, Keystone, from 9-11:30 a.m. To register contact Joel Egbert at jegbert@keystone.org or at (970) 468-2098.

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