The Friends of the Orange County Arboretum are pleased to announce that they will host a “Volunteer Recruitment” meeting on February 11, at 10:00 am in the Ottaway Education Building at the Arboretum.

Prospective volunteers will learn about the variety of year-round opportunities available at the Arboretum. These include greenhouse work, weeding in the gardens, crafting and helping with educational programs. Participants will also have a chance to meet some of our veteran volunteers, as well as the Arboretum’s Horticulturist, Peter Patel.

The Friends invite you to join their family of dedicated volunteers and share your time and talents to make the Arboretum a place that everyone in our community can enjoy.

Advanced registration is required and in the event of inclement weather, a snow date has been set for February 12 at 10:00 am.

If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to Linda via email at JDL3@frontiernet.net The Arboretum is located within Thomas Bull Memorial Park at 41 Grove St., Hamptonburgh, NY 10916.

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