Events

Aug

26

Date:
Event Type: Volunteer Opportunity, Volunteer Training
Sponsored by: City of South Burlington

Invasive Plant Removal Day in South Burlington City Center Park. All are welcome to attend the event.

Where: We will meet at the Iby Street entrance to the park.
Parking: Along the sides of Iby St.
When: 9am-12pm

Please come prepared for work outside; wear sturdy shoes (boots recommended), long pants, long sleeves or layers, a hat, bug spray of your choice, and sunscreen.

We will have refreshments, but bring your own water bottle so you can have it with you in the park. The City will have gloves; but if you have a pair you like, please bring those.

For any question or to sign-up ahead of time, please contact Ashley Parker at aparker@sburl.com

Sep

5

Date:
Event Type: Volunteer Training, Workshop
Sponsored by: VT Urban & Community Forestry Program

The Vermont Tree Steward Program trains stewards and advocates for the trees, forests, and green spaces in which we live, work, and play.

Sep

9

Date:
Event Type: Volunteer Opportunity
Sponsored by: City of South Burlington

Invasive Plant Removal Day in South Burlington City Center Park. All are welcome to attend the event.

Where: We will meet at the Iby Street entrance to the park.
Parking: Along the sides of Iby St.
When: 9am-12pm

Please come prepared for work outside; wear sturdy shoes (boots recommended), long pants, long sleeves or layers, a hat, bug spray of your choice, and sunscreen.

We will have refreshments, but bring your own water bottle so you can have it with you in the park. The City will have gloves; but if you have a pair you like, please bring those.

For any question or to sign-up ahead of time, please contact Ashley Parker at aparker@sburl.com

Sep

15

Date:
Event Type: Conference
Sponsored by: VT Agency of Natural Resources, VT Agency of Transportation, and VT Agency of Commerce and Community Development

Join us on SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 in Montpelier for this year’s State Government Municipal Day: When Governments Cooperate, a full day of workshops and technical assistance brought to you by the Agency of Natural Resources in cooperation with the Agency of Commerce and Community Development and the Agency of Transportation.

Sep

18

Date:
Event Type: Workshop
Sponsored by: VT Urban & Community Forestry Program

Backyard Woods Program will be offered this fall, statewide.

Oct

2

Date:
Event Type: Workshop
Sponsored by: Association of Vermont Conservation Commissions and VT Agency of Natural Resources

This course helps participants choose locally appropriate land use planning strategies for conserving natural resources. It uses case studies and exercises to show how taking action can work in real life. The overall goal is to build an understanding of what you can do, how to work with different people in your community, how to choose ways to protect natural resources, and how to make your plans happen.