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Shawnee Volunteer Corps Announces Spring Volunteer Service Days

Love to be outdoors and looking to make a difference? Are you a student who wants to gain hands-on outdoors experience and network with professionals? Maybe you just enjoy volunteering? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, then Shawnee National Forest has a volunteer experience for you.

Shawnee Volunteer Corps invites you to its upcoming trail work days. Volunteers will join Shawnee National Forest employees at beautiful Garden of the Gods Wilderness, located south of Harrisburg. Get a jumpstart on springtime by attending one of the service dates listed below. These service outings are fun and hands on. Spring service days are:

Saturday, March 17

Saturday, April 14

Saturday, May 12

For more information and to pre-register on-line for a workday visit: Don’t have internet access? Feel free to call Shawnee Volunteer Corps at 618-833-8576 for information and registration. Volunteers are asked to wear long pants, sturdy shoes and to bring a lunch and water bottle.