HOW TO GET STARTED:

  1. Have a group of 10 or more? Please contact Shane Romain, Park Services Coordinator prior to the workday at (530) 896-7831 email:parkinfo@chicoca.gov
  2. Volunteers under 18 need to have a parent/guardian release form signed prior to work. Download: Volunteer Application
  3. Dress in layers for the weather and wear Closed-toed shoes; bring water bottle and work gloves if possible..

 

Chico Parks and Greenways PALS Volunteer Calendar

The City of Chico, Parks Division is committed to helping ensure that volunteers have a rewarding and positive experience.  The PALS (Partners, Ambassadors, Leaders & Stewards) Volunteer Program has opportunities for you!

For more information, please contact Shane Romain, Park Services Coordinator at 530-896-7831 or via email at : parkinfo@chicoca.gov

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Calendar Updated Often. Please Check Back Frequently.

Rain cancels events & this schedule may change --
If there are 10 or more in your group, please call 530-896-7831 or email parkinfo@chicoca.gov in advance of work sessions.

Wednesday, January 22nd (8:30 - 11:30 am) Comanche Creek Greenway. Volunteers will meet at the East Park Ave. and Midway parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. For more information call Liz at (530) 513-2206. Event sponsored by Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway and the City of Chico, Parks Division.

Friday, January 24th (9am - noon) Volunteer Fridays! Volunteers will meet at the Caper Acres parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more info email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at (530) 896-7831.

Saturday, January 25th (9 am to noon) Old Humboldt Rd Cleanup! Volunteers meet at the green sign on the left side of Humboldt Road, about a quarter mile up from Bruce Rd. It states it is the meeting spot for cleanups.The focus will be litter removal. Wear closed-toe, sturdy shoes, work clothes and bring gloves, water and snacks. For more information call Debbie at (530) 809-4877. Event sponsored by Respect the Walls and the City of Chico, Parks Division.

 

Wednesday, January 29th (8:30 - 11:30 am) Comanche Creek Greenway. Volunteers will meet at the East Park Ave. and Midway parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. For more information call Liz at (530) 513-2206. Event sponsored by Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway and the City of Chico, Parks Division.

Thursday, January 30th (1 pm - 4 pm) Volunteer Ivy League Day! Volunteers will meet at the Petersen Memorial Drive parking lot off Vallombrosa across from Salishan Ct.. Activities will include removing invasive english ivy from native trees. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, and gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more information email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Linda at 864-7417.

Friday, January 31st (9am - noon) Volunteer Fridays! Volunteers will meet at the Caper Acres parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more info email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at (530) 896-7831.

Wednesday, February 5th (8:30 - 11:30 am) Comanche Creek Greenway. Volunteers will meet at the East Park Ave. and Midway parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. For more information call Liz at (530) 513-2206. Event sponsored by Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway and the City of Chico, Parks Division.

Friday, February 7th (9am - noon) Volunteer Fridays! Volunteers will meet at the Caper Acres parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more info email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at (530) 896-7831.

Saturday, February 8th (9 am- noon) Lindo Channel Clean Up! Volunteers will meet Mangrove Bridge, northeast side by Ramada Plaza (685 Manzanita Court). Activities will include litter and possible graffiti removal. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more info contact Dan at 530-518-6628. Sponsored by Chico Community Watch and the City of Chico, Parks Division.

Wednesday, February 12th (8:30 - 11:30 am) Comanche Creek Greenway. Volunteers will meet at the East Park Ave. and Midway parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. For more information call Liz at (530) 513-2206. Event sponsored by Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway and the City of Chico, Parks Division.

Friday, February 14th (9am - noon) Volunteer Fridays! Volunteers will meet at the Caper Acres parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more info email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at (530) 896-7831.

Wednesday, February 19th (8:30 - 11:30 am) Comanche Creek Greenway. Volunteers will meet at the East Park Ave. and Midway parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. For more information call Liz at (530) 513-2206. Event sponsored by Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway and the City of Chico, Parks Division.

Friday, February 21st (9am - noon) Volunteer Fridays! Volunteers will meet at the Caper Acres parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more info email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at (530) 896-7831.

Wednesday, February 26th (8:30 - 11:30 am) Comanche Creek Greenway. Volunteers will meet at the East Park Ave. and Midway parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. For more information call Liz at (530) 513-2206. Event sponsored by Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway and the City of Chico, Parks Division.

Friday, February 28th (9am - noon) Volunteer Fridays! Volunteers will meet at the Caper Acres parking lot. Activities will include litter removal and possible weeding and trimming. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water and gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more info email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at (530) 896-7831.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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