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U of M Day of Service: Great River Greening “Podcast" (Design Forward)

Saturday, September 29, 2018 10:00AM - 2:00PM

U of M Day of Service | Design Forward
Great River Greening “Podcast” 

Saturday, September 29, Time: 10 AM – 2 PM
Carlos Avery Wildlife Management Area 6690 East Viking Boulevard, Wyoming, MN 55079

Improve the natural habitat for pollinators! Join us for this family-friendly event as we partner with Great River Greening at the Carlos Avery State Wildlife Management Area in Wyoming, MN just 35 minutes from the Twin Cities. Volunteers will release milkweed seeds through a “podcast” and plant pollinator-friendly plugs including common, butterfly, and whorled milkweed at the Sunrise Unit. Orange safety vests will be provided to volunteers.

Light breakfast, snack, and lunch provided. 

Pre-registration is required. Sign up to be part of our U of M group or find other Day of Service projects in your area at

20 participant maximum.

More about Design Forward Service Projects:

Great River Greening inspires, engages and leads local communities in conserving and caring for the land and water that enrich our lives. Join us and make a difference!

Can't make it to the project site? 
The College of Design is also hosting a blanket drive for Bridging from September 24 - October 7. You can participate by donating new and gently-used blankets of all sizes (twin, full, queen, or king) to help Bridging furnish homes with hope! 

Drop-off Site: 
UMN College of Design 
McNeal Hall Atrium 1985 Buford Avenue, St. Paul campus 
(M-F 7:00am - 7:00pm, Sat. 7:00am - 4:30pm and Sun. 1:00pm - 5:00pm) 

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  • Minneapolis, MN 55455
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