VOL: Mississippi Park Connection and National Park Service

NationalParkFall is a busy time at the park as field trip season begins and habitat restoration events continue full force. Volunteers who complete a minimum of five hours of service are invited to attend the annual volunteer recognition event aboard the Anson Northrup riverboat. This year the annual recognition event will be on the evening of October 11.

There are many opportunities to volunteer this month; read on to find out how you can be part of our vibrant volunteer community.

Mark your calendars for these upcoming opportunities:

Saint Paul Bike Classic: 9/9
Public Habitat Restoration: 9/13
Dakota Outdoor Days: 9/18, 9/20, 9/25, 9/27
Tree Planting: 9/15
Moth Program: 9/15
Illuminate the Lock: 9/20, 9/21, 9/22
National Public Lands Day: 9/22
Working River Learning Journey: 9/24, 9/25, 9/26, 9/27, 9/28
Big River Journey: 9/25 – 10/5
Tree Planting: 9/27
Take Me to the River New Volunteer Training: 9/27
Coldwater Crew (Tuesday nights): 9/4, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25
Coldwater Crew (Thursday mornings): 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27
Mill Ruins Crew: 9/15, 9/29
Bruce Vento Ecostewards: 9/8, 9/11, 9/27
Coyote Howling Surveys: Ongoing
Community Ambassador: Ongoing
iNaturalist: Ongoing
Substitute MRVC Assistant: Ongoing

For more information, please visit: Mississippi Park Connection