Saturday, April 11, 2015 9am-12noon: Workday at James Family Woods|
Location: Meet beneath the windmill at Fairbury's City Water Treatment Plant on the North Hike/Bike Trail. Parking is available in the lot east of Prairie Central High School on 10th Street.
The public is invited to WELCOME SPRING to James Family Woods and help make a difference. Volunteer dedication is needed to help restore riparian habitat and enjoy the fellowship of a picnic lunch provided for all. 1000 native shrub and tree bare root seedlings, granted through the support of Trees Forever/Illinois Buffer Partnership, will again be planted
in on-going efforts to enrich the community’s public access natural habitats.
Open to the public. Volunteers of all ages, service groups, and families are encouraged to join team efforts in riparian habitat restoration along the bank of the Indian Creek stream bed. Picnic lunch provided. Sturdy attire/boots/gloves suggested - Garden spades welcomed. **NO DIGGING is required in heeling-in technique.