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Researchers have recently discovered that children with ADD can concentrate on schoolwork and similar tasks better than usual after taking part in activities in green settings, such as walking through or playing in a park.

Events

Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
February 03, 2015 1:30 PM - February 03, 2015 4:30 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

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Park Steward Training Series
February 03, 2015 6:30 PM - February 03, 2015 8:00 PM

A Park Steward is a volunteer leader who receives in-depth training by Olmsted Parks Conservancy staff in order to help with park projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Our training program teaches you about the history of the Frederick Law Olmsted Parks and their importance in our community, how to identify plants, how to properly remove invasive plants, how plant native trees and shrubs, and the basics of leading volunteer projects and park activities. To qualify you must be 18 years or older. Trained volunteers will commit to assist with restoration projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Register now.

January 27, 6:30pm Olmsted Overview

February 3, 6:30pm Plant Identification Techniques

February 10, 6:30pm Integrated Pest Management

February 17, 6:30pm Horticultural Techniques

February 21, 9:00am Tour of Olmsted Parks & Parkways

February 24, 6:30pm Volunteer Management & Outreach Basics

March 3, 6:30pm  Community Engagement: Communication & Leadership

March 10, 6:30pm Community Engagement: Park Activities & Resources

 

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Volunteer Event: Bingham Park
February 07, 2015 10:00 AM - February 07, 2015 12:00 PM

Help restore this neighborhood park! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in the parking lot on Coral Avenue. Register now.

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Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
February 10, 2015 1:30 PM - February 10, 2015 4:30 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

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Park Steward Training Series
February 10, 2015 6:30 PM - February 10, 2015 8:00 PM

A Park Steward is a volunteer leader who receives in-depth training by Olmsted Parks Conservancy staff in order to help with park projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Our training program teaches you about the history of the Frederick Law Olmsted Parks and their importance in our community, how to identify plants, how to properly remove invasive plants, how plant native trees and shrubs, and the basics of leading volunteer projects and park activities. To qualify you must be 18 years or older. Trained volunteers will commit to assist with restoration projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Register now.

January 27, 6:30pm Olmsted Overview

February 3, 6:30pm Plant Identification Techniques

February 10, 6:30pm Integrated Pest Management

February 17, 6:30pm Horticultural Techniques

February 21, 9:00am Tour of Olmsted Parks & Parkways

February 24, 6:30pm Volunteer Management & Outreach Basics

March 3, 6:30pm  Community Engagement: Communication & Leadership

March 10, 6:30pm Community Engagement: Park Activities & Resources

 

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Volunteer Event: Iroquois Park
February 14, 2015 10:00 AM - February 14, 2015 12:00 PM

Your help is needed to restore a Louisville treasure! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Register now.

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Volunteer Appreciation Event
February 15, 2015 2:00 PM - February 15, 2015 4:00 PM

A Valentine’s celebration for Olmsted Parks Conservancy’s awesome volunteers, this annual appreciation event will recognize the individuals and groups who came out in 2014 to make a difference in the Frederick Law Olmsted Parks! Awards for outstanding individuals and groups will be presented, and lite refreshments will be served. Please RSVP here by February 10.

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Park Steward Training Series
February 17, 2015 6:30 PM - February 17, 2015 8:00 PM

A Park Steward is a volunteer leader who receives in-depth training by Olmsted Parks Conservancy staff in order to help with park projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Our training program teaches you about the history of the Frederick Law Olmsted Parks and their importance in our community, how to identify plants, how to properly remove invasive plants, how plant native trees and shrubs, and the basics of leading volunteer projects and park activities. To qualify you must be 18 years or older. Trained volunteers will commit to assist with restoration projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Register now.

January 27, 6:30pm Olmsted Overview

February 3, 6:30pm Plant Identification Techniques

February 10, 6:30pm Integrated Pest Management

February 17, 6:30pm Horticultural Techniques

February 21, 9:00am Tour of Olmsted Parks & Parkways

February 24, 6:30pm Volunteer Management & Outreach Basics

March 3, 6:30pm  Community Engagement: Communication & Leadership

March 10, 6:30pm Community Engagement: Park Activities & Resources

 

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Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
February 17, 2015 1:30 PM - February 17, 2015 4:30 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

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Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
February 21, 2015 10:00 AM - February 21, 2015 12:00 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

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Park Steward Training Series
February 24, 2015 6:30 PM - February 24, 2015 8:00 PM

A Park Steward is a volunteer leader who receives in-depth training by Olmsted Parks Conservancy staff in order to help with park projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Our training program teaches you about the history of the Frederick Law Olmsted Parks and their importance in our community, how to identify plants, how to properly remove invasive plants, how plant native trees and shrubs, and the basics of leading volunteer projects and park activities. To qualify you must be 18 years or older. Trained volunteers will commit to assist with restoration projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Register now.

January 27, 6:30pm Olmsted Overview

February 3, 6:30pm Plant Identification Techniques

February 10, 6:30pm Integrated Pest Management

February 17, 6:30pm Horticultural Techniques

February 21, 9:00am Tour of Olmsted Parks & Parkways

February 24, 6:30pm Volunteer Management & Outreach Basics

March 3, 6:30pm  Community Engagement: Communication & Leadership

March 10, 6:30pm Community Engagement: Park Activities & Resources

 

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Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
February 24, 2015 1:30 PM - February 24, 2015 4:30 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

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Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
March 03, 2015 1:30 PM - March 03, 2015 4:30 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

more >

 

Park Steward Training Series
March 03, 2015 6:30 PM - March 03, 2015 8:00 PM

A Park Steward is a volunteer leader who receives in-depth training by Olmsted Parks Conservancy staff in order to help with park projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Our training program teaches you about the history of the Frederick Law Olmsted Parks and their importance in our community, how to identify plants, how to properly remove invasive plants, how plant native trees and shrubs, and the basics of leading volunteer projects and park activities. To qualify you must be 18 years or older. Trained volunteers will commit to assist with restoration projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach.

Olmsted Overview January 27, 6:30pm
Plant Identification Techniques February 3, 6:30pm
Integrated Pest Management February 10, 6:30pm
Horticultural Techniques February 17, 6:30pm
Tour of Olmsted Parks and Parkways February 21, 9:00am                                                 Volunteer Management & Community Outreach Basics February 24, 6:30pm                         Community Engagement: Communication and Leadership Basics March 3, 6:30pm             Community Engagement: Park Activities and Learning Resources March 10, 6:30pm

Register now.

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Volunteer Event: Bingham Park
March 07, 2015 10:00 AM - March 07, 2015 12:00 PM

Help restore this neighborhood park! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in the parking lot on Coral Avenue. Register now.

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Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
March 10, 2015 1:30 PM - March 10, 2015 4:30 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

more >

 

Park Steward Training Series
March 10, 2015 6:30 PM - March 10, 2015 8:00 PM

A Park Steward is a volunteer leader who receives in-depth training by Olmsted Parks Conservancy staff in order to help with park projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Our training program teaches you about the history of the Frederick Law Olmsted Parks and their importance in our community, how to identify plants, how to properly remove invasive plants, how plant native trees and shrubs, and the basics of leading volunteer projects and park activities. To qualify you must be 18 years or older. Trained volunteers will commit to assist with restoration projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. Register now.

January 27, 6:30pm Olmsted Overview

February 3, 6:30pm Plant Identification Techniques

February 10, 6:30pm Integrated Pest Management

February 17, 6:30pm Horticultural Techniques

February 21, 9:00am Tour of Olmsted Parks & Parkways

February 24, 6:30pm Volunteer Management & Outreach Basics

March 3, 6:30pm  Community Engagement: Communication & Leadership

March 10, 6:30pm Community Engagement: Park Activities & Resources

 

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Volunteer Event: Iroquois Park
March 14, 2015 10:00 AM - March 14, 2015 12:00 PM

Your help is needed to restore a Louisville treasure! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Register now.

more >

 

Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
March 17, 2015 1:30 PM - March 17, 2015 4:30 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

more >

 

Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
March 21, 2015 10:00 AM - March 21, 2015 12:00 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

more >

 

Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
March 24, 2015 1:30 PM - March 24, 2015 4:30 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

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Volunteer Event: Seneca Park
March 31, 2015 1:30 PM - March 31, 2015 4:30 PM

It takes a lot more than luck to have extraordinary parks, volunteer to help us to restore this popular destination! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in parking lot near the Seneca Park basketball courts on Pee Wee Reese Road, just past Cherokee Gardens. Register now! 

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Volunteer Event: Bingham Park
April 04, 2015 10:00 AM - April 04, 2015 12:00 PM

Help restore this neighborhood park! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in the parking lot on Coral Avenue. Register now.

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Volunteer Event: Bingham Park
June 06, 2015 10:00 AM - June 06, 2015 12:00 PM

Help restore this neighborhood park! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in the parking lot on Coral Avenue. Register now.

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Volunteer Event: Bingham Park
July 11, 2015 10:00 AM - July 11, 2015 12:00 PM

Help restore this neighborhood park! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in the parking lot on Coral Avenue. Register now.

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Volunteer Event: Bingham Park
August 01, 2015 10:00 AM - August 01, 2015 12:00 PM

Help restore this neighborhood park! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in the parking lot on Coral Avenue. Register now.

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Volunteer Event: Bingham Park
September 05, 2015 10:00 AM - September 05, 2015 12:00 PM

Help restore this neighborhood park! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in the parking lot on Coral Avenue. Register now.

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Volunteer Event: Bingham Park
October 03, 2015 10:00 AM - October 03, 2015 12:00 PM

Help restore this neighborhood park! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in the parking lot on Coral Avenue. Register now.

more >

 

Volunteer Event: Bingham Park
November 07, 2015 10:00 AM - November 07, 2015 12:00 PM

Help restore this neighborhood park! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in the parking lot on Coral Avenue. Register now.

more >

 

Volunteer Event: Bingham Park
December 05, 2015 10:00 AM - December 05, 2015 12:00 PM

Help restore this neighborhood park! Gloves, tools and refreshments provided. Dress for weather and working outdoors. Meet in the parking lot on Coral Avenue. Register now.

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