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Annual Native Species Planting Day at Dwight Lydell Park!

Saturday, September 14, 2024

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dwight Lydell Park
4040 Leland Ave
Comstock Park , MI 49321

Help preserve native habitats along Mill Creek at our Annual Dwight Lydell Park Native Planting Event! Volunteers will help by planting various native prairie forbs and grasses to support pollinator species! Individuals of all ages and groups of all sizes are welcome! Complimentary snacks and beverages will be provided!

Registration is required. Please click the “Register” button to sign up.

NOTE: Projects are not canceled for light rain, but they may be delayed or canceled for heavy rain or weather advisories. Please dress for the weather and pack personal items such as water bottles, insect repellent, etc. We strongly recommend wearing long pants and work shoes or boots to all events. All tools and supplies, including light work gloves, will be provided on site. Waiver forms will be available on site, or groups/organizations may submit a waiver prior to the event date. Any child under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian or designated organization leader for the duration of the event. Although leashed pets are welcome at most parks, pets (except for service animals) are not permitted at volunteer events due to safety concerns.

If you have any questions regarding this event, please email KCPvsevents@kentcountymi.gov. Thank you!