VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: BUTTERFIELD TRAIL ELEMENTARY
HABITAT WORK DAY
What: A work day for PHASE I of the
creation of an outdoor learning space to include Square Foot Gardening Plot,
Certified Native Habitat, and a Raingarden. (PHASE I: Our goal this
day is to ammend the clay soil at the site with compost, preparing it for a
later planting day. )
When: Saturday, June 4th, 8:30am
Where: Butterfield Trail Elementary School;
3050 N. Old Missouri Road, Fayetteville. Meet at the site, between the school
Who: A collaboration between the
Fayetteville Community Wildlife Habitat Project, the Illionois River Watershed
Partnership, Apple Seeds, Inc., and the Butterfield Elementary PTO.
(No children this day, please, as equipment and
trucks will be involved...children will participate in the later planting days.
*We need two more people with trucks, willing to make
compost runs....let us know asap, please.
*We also need two more people with tillers , let us
know asap, please.
*In addition, bring: Gloves, Water Bottle, Shovels, Hard
Rakes, Wheelbarrows, Buckets (small rock removal).
We will be unloading, spreading and tilling compost into
the mostly clay soil to a depth of 8".
Thank you! Terri Lane, 479-966-4780 or