Give the New Year New Meaning and Volunteer at Upper Newport Bay

Give the New Year New Meaning and Volunteer at Upper Newport Bay  Stanbridge College REACH – Beyond the Classroom™ invites you to help the North Coastal Operations of the County of Orange, OC Parks at Upper Newport Bay with a monthly habitat restoration project on Sunday, January 12th, 2014.

Give the New Year new meaning by helping the Earth. After all, it’s the only one we have. With your help to preserve this beautiful resource, we can make Orange County a better place to live, one seed at a time.

Volunteers are needed to help habitat restoration projects that can include planting, weeding, and watering. Join Preserve staff and other volunteers in enhancing the Bay’s habitat for local wildlife.

Activities may include:

–    non-native plant removal
–    planting native flora
–    watering
–    trash cleanup
–    Butterfly Garden maintenance

No experience is necessary. Water, snacks, and tools are provided by OC Parks.

Event Details:

Date: Sunday, January 12, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive Center – 2301 University Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660

Registration: Click here to register or email – Please note you will receive an email asking you to complete your registration with OC Parks.

This is a great opportunity to celebrate the Earth and help our local environment continue to thrive.