Service Day @ Lake Merritt Gardens
Please use the link below to register for this event. All members attending need to complete the attached Oakland Public Works COVID-19 waver. Your completed waver may be sent to Daniel or brought with you to the event.
Please bring COVID PPE ( mask ), drinking water and work gloves. Some wearing rain boots and work boots would help too. The shoes related to installing irrigation: injecting water into dry soil, then digging it up. Pipe fitting once trench is opened. Other digging, rock hunting, and pruning.
Priorities include the following general tasks:
- Irrigation installation: includes some wet stuff for those who bring rain boots, digging for those who bring thick soled shoes, gluing pipe.
- Pond plant exaction.
- Pruning trees & shrubs (Those who want to prune should bring one-handed prunning shears).
- Rock retreival/stockpileing.
- Lantern assembly (tentative)