Day of Peace
April 5, 2014 9am-12pm
Join Project Peace at our Day of Peace, Saturday, April 5th from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Berkeley Aquatic Park/EGRET: Aquatic Park EGRET is the stewardship group for the tidal wetlands of Berkeley’s largest city park. Volunteers will help tend native coastal plantings to improve the shoreline of San Francisco Bay for wildlife habitat. Space is limited to 20. MAP
Claremont Middle School: Volunteers will assist PTA and staff both inside and out with general maintence, clean up, and working in the garden. Check back for details.Space limited to 50. MAP
Garfield Elementary School: Garfield is an underserved school in the San Antonio neighborhood of Oakland. Volunteers will assist staff in "leveling" individual classroom libraries. Leveling included categorizing and labeling books. Space limited to 50. MAP
West Oakland 16th Street Station: The West Oakland 16th Street Station is an Oakland Historic Landmark. Built in 1912 it has played a significant role in the history of Oakland, but since has fallen into disrepair. Volunteers will help with graffiti removal, weeding, and general clean up. Not suitable for small children and limited access to restrooms! Space is limited to 35. MAP
Greens at Work: Volunteers will help with removing invasive ice plants and restoring native plants on the Bay Trail at Pt. Isabel. Space is limited to 35. MAP
Coffee and bagels will be provided at all sites on a first come, first served basis. Be sure to wear work clothes, comfortable shoes, and bring your own water.
Sites have limited volunteer opportunities. Please, register in advance so that you (and your friends) can be sure to serve at the site that most interests you.
As always, there will be no childcare, but supervised children are welcome at most sites.
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Project Peace T-Shirts
Be sure to purchase a Project Peace T-Shirt! Featuring Project Peace's logo on front and the Day of Peace logo on back. Shirts are made by American Apparel and are available in both men's and women's styles and sizes. Shirts are $15 and can be purchased here. Be sure to add your size/style in the comments section of the checkout.
Looking for a way you can get involved? We need volunteers for our six upcoming Days of Peace and our annual Speaker Series. Visit our Volunteer
page for more information and to sign up for an event.
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Day of Peace Calendar
Saturday, February 8, 2014
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday, April 5, 2014
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday, June 7, 2014
9:00 am- 12:00 pm
Download the Day of Peace Flyer and email to friends or print and post at your office or non-profit. Fill in the blank box with date and time of upcoming event.