cause

Save the Planet

How much time you need (estimated) 2-4 hours
Where it happens

Ponkapoag Pond
AMC Cabins
1060 Randolph Street
Canton, MA 02021

Who needs to help you Mom, dad or other grown-up if under age 16
When it happens

Typically at the end of May or the beginning of June each year.

What you need

1. Water bottle and snack

2. Close-toed shoes

3. Suntan lotion and/or bug spray (if desired)

*You may also want to consider wearing long pants.

Special Requirements

Children under 16 need to be accompanied by a parent or other grown-up.

How it helps

Invasive species of plants threaten our forests by making it difficult for native plants to grow and by disrupting the natural ecosystems that exist in our forests. Removing invasive species help keep the forests healthy so that wildlife can find food and shelter.

Instructions

1. Check our calendar for the exact date/time of this great event. (It is typically at the end of May or the beginning of June each year.) 

2. Come with your friends and/or family to have a lot of fun while also helping to protect our forest and its natural habitat! Upon arrival, participants will take a short, scenic walk and learn how to identify and remove invasive plants.

3. Be sure to also enjoy the face painting, arts & crafts, and music too!

Nonprofits you can work with

Friends Of The Blue Hills

Next Steps

Check The Friends Of The Blue Hills calendar for more details or email us at info@friendsofthebluehills.org. Children under 16 need to be accompanied by a parent or other grown-up.

Associated Links

www.friendsofthebluehills.org