SCA Earth Day in Seattle, WA

Event at Washington Park Arboretum

Time Price
Sat, 9am - 1pm

This April, the Student Conservation Association (SCA) is hosting 60 projects for Earth Day in honor of 60 years of SCA!

With national support from Southwest Airlines and American Express, we are aiming to connect our members, alumni, friends, and partners across the country to create a nationwide network of Earth Month celebrations.

In Seattle, volunteers will be working to help restore Washington Park Arboretum.

We are partnering with the Arboretum Foundation, UW Botanic Gardens and Seattle Parks and Recreation to bring you this exciting Earth Day event. Join us to ConSERVE this local green space and preserve its natural beauty for future generations to enjoy!

After Party in Crabapple Meadow at 1pm when work is finished!
MOViN' 92.5 is sponsoring us with their mobile music van and promo team. Don't miss the tunes and groves!

Dante's Inferno Dogs will be on-site for volunteers to purchase lunch and enjoy the park! They have vegan options and gluten free buns available!

WHEN: Saturday, April 21st, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

WHERE: Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Drive East, Seattle, WA 98112. (#43 or #48 bus to 24th Ave East at Lynn Street.) Meet at Crabapple Meadow just south of the Graham Visitor Center.

WHAT: Volunteers will restore the Washington Park Arboretum through planting, mulching, removing invasive species, and maintaining trails throughout the arboretum.

BRING WITH YOU: Please wear long pants and closed-toe shoes, preferably work boots or sturdy sneakers, and bring a reusable water bottle to stay hydrated. The event will take place rain or shine so please dress for the weather!

PROVIDED: Coffee and light snacks will be provided for volunteers, as well as project materials and work gloves.

QUESTIONS: Contact SCA Northwest at 206-693-3147 or email Michael Helms at

***SWA volunteers: Please contact or 1-888-SCA-EVENTS.***

Tagged in: Free , Weekend

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