Training Dates and Events
2014 winter trainings
Winter's the perfect time to gather indoors or bundle up for a snowy, guided hike to develop the skills and knowledge needed to be an Urban EcoSteward. Register for the following trainings via the form at the bottom of this page.
Dump Site Cleanup and Practicum
March 1, 10am - 1pm and March 8, 10am - 1pm
Location: REI Southside (412 South 27th Street, Pittsburgh PA 15203)
Learn how to clean a dumpsite safely and effectively in a classroom training during the indoor training on March 1st. Put your new dump site cleanup skills to work with the hands-on practicum on March 8 (location TBD). These trainings go together; register for both with the form below. **Session FULL**
Spring Invasives Training
April 6, 10am - 1pm
Location: Frick Park (meet at lower Frick parking lot on Lancaster Street)
Learn how and when to effectively identify and remove common invasive plants in the spring. Get tips on how to differentiate them from their native lookalikes.
Wildflower Walk and Campfire
May 8, 6pm - 8pm
Location: Frick Environmental Center (2005 Beechwood Blvd, Pittsburgh PA 15127)
Join us for a hike through Frick Park to identify our region's spring wildflowers.
June 7, 10am - 2pm
Location: Steel City Rowing Club (101 Arch Street, Verona PA 15147)
Join us for food and fellowship as we kayak around Sycamore Island and learn how to identify native trees and shrubs.
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