Following the Tree Planting there will be an “Adopt-A-Trail” dedication ceremony Senator Stephen Brewer and State Representative Todd Smola. From 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. a Forest Walk will be held with Michael Downey, Service Forester with the Department of Conservation and Recreation, as well as representatives from the Division of Fisheries and Wildlife. Assisting with this event will be the Tantasqua Skills USA students. Volunteers are being asked to pre-register for the event by contacting Leslie Wong, Open Space Assistant. Volunteers registering after May 10, 2010 will need to bring their own bagged lunches. Volunteers will be required to submit a signed waiver forms and take a volunteer “Do’s and Don’t’s” safety sheet. Volunteers are being asked to bring rakes, and work gloves.
For additional information please contact Leslie Wong, Open Space Assistant or Erin Jacque, Conservation Agent in the Sturbridge Conservation Department.