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Tuesdays with Roses: Gardening

DURATION

1-2 hours

WHERE

Kelleher Rose Garden, Back Bay Fens

125 Fenway
Boston, MA 02115

 

WHEN

2021 Dates:

June 8, 2021
June 15, 2021
June 22, 2021
June 29, 2021
August 10, 2021
August 17, 2021
August 24, 2021
August 31, 2021

Tuesdays evenings,  5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Mom, dad or other grown-up if under age 14

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

The Kelleher Rose Garden is visited by thousands of people every year. Your help keeps the roses healthy and blooming!

DESCRIPTION

Help beautify our garden! Volunteers work in the Rose Garden pruning roses and weeding the garden. We'll show you how and give you the tools you need!


ITEMS NEEDED

Close-toed shoes, face mask, long sleeves and long pants recommended

Water bottle, snack, sunscreen and hat encouraged too!

*All necessary tools will be provided.


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.


NEXT STEPS

Find a Tuesday evening that works for you, view the Conservancy Events calendar, and register to reserve a spot by clicking on the link in the calendar.  Please note that we can only accommodate ten volunteers for an event. See VIEW INSTRUCTIONS below for details.


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Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.
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  1. Find a Tuesday evening that works for you register to volunteer on our events calendar.
  2. Arrive on your scheduled Tuesday in your close-toed shoes. Bring sunscreen, face mask, and water, as necessary.
  3. Listen while we show you how to prune roses and weed around them.
  4. Have fun pruning and weeding with other community volunteers!  Be sure to let them know you discovered this opportunity through PGK!
  5. For more information or to create your own volunteer event, contact us at volunteer@emeraldnecklace.org or 617.522.2700.
  6. Kindly fill out this PGK impact form when you’ve completed the activity.
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