Sat, Aug 14|
Mead's Quarry (Adventure Camp)
Mead's Quarry Cleanup (REGISTRATION REQUIRED)
Volunteer on land or water to help clean up Mead's Quarry Lake at Ijams!
Time & Location
Aug 14, 2021, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Mead's Quarry (Adventure Camp), 3518 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
About the Event
NOTE: This event is limited to 30 volunteers in three teams of 10. YOU MUST REGISTER TO SAVE YOUR SLOT!
Mead's Quarry is a beautiful place for everyone to enjoy, but trash isn't pretty, and it can harm wildlife and visitors! Join Ijams at a Mead's Quarry Cleanup to help keep this special area clean AND safe!
Volunteers will meet at Mead's Quarry's Adventure Camp and then split up into three teams of 10. Be sure you choose the right ticket for the team you want to be on! If registering for more than one person, please register each person separately and choose the appropriate ticket for each. If you're working in or around the water, you may get wet!
Team 1: On land around the lake and in public areas/trails nearby.
Team 2: Along Toll Creek.
Team 3: On the water in a canoe, kayak, or standup paddleboard.
Please bring the following: water, appropriate clothing/footwear, and a mask if you have have not been vaccinated. Masks will only be necessary when volunteers/staff are within six feet of each other. If you are exhibiting any sign of fever or illness, do not participate in this workday. Tools, bags and gloves will be provided.
Those who are under 16 years old cannot volunteer by themselves at Ijams; they must be accompanied by an adult for all volunteer opportunities. Those who are 16 and 17 can participate in public volunteer workdays as long as they have a parent's or guardian's permission. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for the permission form. Thank you!
Team 1: Land Around Lake
Team 2: In/Along Toll Creek
Team 3: On the Water in Boat