The Timucuan Trail Parks Foundation
Location: Ringhaver Park
Date: Friday, Aug. 9, from 9 a.m. to noon
Contact: Felicia Boyd, Timucuan Trail Parks Foundation Program and Outreach Director
Volunteers are needed to help with trail maintenance at Ringhaver Park. For all projects, volunteers must wear closed-toed shoes, and it is highly recommended that you bring work gloves, sunscreen, bug spray, a hat, sunglasses and water (and loppers/clippers, if you have them). Volunteers must follow all park rules and policies as well as promote and exhibit safe behavior at all times. Children younger 16 must be supervised by their parent/guardian or scout leader during the project. Anyone younger 18 years old must have signature of parent/guardian on liability waiver prior to starting work.
St. Johns River Alliance
Location: Jacksonville Fishing Rodeo at Metropolitan Park Marina
Contact: Andrea Conover, Program Manager St. Johns River Alliance
It's time to get ready for the Jax Fishing Rodeo from Aug. 15-18 (rescheduled from early June due to Tropical Storm Andrea). The St. Johns River Alliance is the designated beneficiary for the net proceeds from beer sales. Please help the St. Johns River Alliance gain visibility and earn some money at this wonderful community event.
Volunteers are needed for the following shifts:
Thursday, Aug. 15 -- noon to 4 p.m., 2-7 p.m. and 5-9 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 16 -- noon to 4 p.m. and 3-7 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 17 -- noon to 4 p.m. and 3-7 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 18, -- 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 2-6:30 p.m.