Get involved in Bainbridge Island parks – there’s plenty of great volunteer activities through the month of July, hosted by the Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District.

July 10 – Conservation Work Party

Where: Fay Bainbridge Park, 15446 Sunrise Dr NE, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
When: Saturday, July 10 (2nd Saturday), 10-noon
What:  Help care for our woods, meadows, beaches and open space. At this month’s Conservation Work Party we’ll be working on removing invasive scotchbroom from the nearshore area of the beach at Fay Bainbridge Park.

REGISTER HERE, Activity #580001-01

July 13 – Red Pine Park Work Party

Where: Red Pine Park, 418 Wood Ave SW, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
When: Tuesday, July 13 (2nd Tuesday), 10-noon
What:  Maintain garden beds, an historic fruit orchard, edible perennials, and other historic plantings in this former homestead in the heart of downtown.

REGISTER HERE, Activity #530001-01

July 21 – Hannah’s Garden Work Party

Where: Rotary Park (Owen’s Playground), 969 Weaver Road, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
When: Wednesday, July 21 (3rd Wednesday), 10-noon
What:  Help care for Hannah’s Garden, a sensory garden full of pollinator species at Owen’s Playground.  Spend time pruning, weeding, and picking the wildflowers!  This is a particularly good work party for young children.

REGISTER HERE, Activity #590001-01

July 22 – Moritani Preserve Work Party

Where: Moritani Preserve, 542 Winslow Way W, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
When: Thursday, July 22 (3rd Thursday), 10-noon
What:  Help care for the woods and meadows of Moritani Preserve, managing invasive species, maintaining garden beds, and planting native species when the weather is right.

REGISTER HERE, Activity #570001-02

July 24 – Trails Work Party

Where: Gazzam Lake Preserve, Deerpath Lane entrance
When: Saturday, July 24, 10-noon
What:  Help out as we move Gazzam Lake’s south trailhead to accommodate planned well drilling by KPUD.

REGISTER HERE, Activity #550001-05

A few more details…

What to bring: We suggest volunteers wear sturdy, close-toed shoes, long pants, and work gloves. Please also brin