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 your own water bottle and work gloves if you have them.

 

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 --
Please check work site location the day of event. If there are 10 or more in your group, please call or email parkinfo@chicoca.gov in advance of work sessions.

 

Wednesday, April 10th (9 am - noon) Comanche Creek Greenway. Volunteers will meet at the East Park Ave. and Midway parking lot. Projects may include trash pickup, weeding, pruning or planting. For more information, call Liz at (530) 513-2206. Find Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway on Facebook. Sponsored by Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway.

Thursday, April 11th ( 1 - 4 pm) Thursdays! Volunteers will meet at the Woodland entrance parking lot (across from 977 Woodland Ave.) of the South 1 Mile Recreation Area of Bidwell Park. Activities can include; litter pick-up and removal of invasive vegetation. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, wear sunscreen and mosquito repellent as appropriate and bring gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more information email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at 624-1102

Friday, April 12th (9am - noon) Volunteer Fridays! Volunteers will meet at the Caper Acres parking lot. Activities will include; litter pick-up. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, wear sunscreen and mosquito repellent as appropriate and bring gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more info email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at (530) 624-1102

Saturday, April 13th (Noon - 3 pm) Volunteer Saturdays! Volunteers will meet at the Woodland entrance parking lot (across from 977 Woodland Ave.) of the South 1 Mile Recreation Area of Bidwell Park. Activities can include; litter pick-up and removal of invasive vegetation. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, wear sunscreen and mosquito repellent as appropriate and bring gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more information email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at 624-1102

Wednesday, April 17th (9 am - noon) Comanche Creek Greenway. Volunteers will meet at the East Park Ave. and Midway parking lot. Projects may include trash pickup, weeding, pruning or planting. For more information, call Liz at (530) 513-2206. Find Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway on Facebook. Sponsored by Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway.

Thursday, April 18th ( 1 - 4 pm) Thursdays! Volunteers will meet at the Woodland entrance parking lot (across from 977 Woodland Ave.) of the South 1 Mile Recreation Area of Bidwell Park. Activities can include; litter pick-up and removal of invasive vegetation. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, wear sunscreen and mosquito repellent as appropriate and bring gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more information email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at 624-1102

Friday, April 19th (9am - noon) Volunteer Fridays! Volunteers will meet at the Caper Acres parking lot. Activities will include; litter pick-up. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, wear sunscreen and mosquito repellent as appropriate and bring gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more info email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at (530) 624-1102

Saturday, April 20th (Noon - 3 pm) Volunteer Saturdays! Volunteers will meet at the Woodland entrance parking lot (across from 977 Woodland Ave.) of the South 1 Mile Recreation Area of Bidwell Park. Activities can include; litter pick-up and removal of invasive vegetation. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, wear sunscreen and mosquito repellent as appropriate and bring gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more information email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at 624-1102

Wednesday, April 24th (9 am - noon) Comanche Creek Greenway. Volunteers will meet at the East Park Ave. and Midway parking lot. Projects may include trash pickup, weeding, pruning or planting. For more information, call Liz at (530) 513-2206. Find Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway on Facebook. Sponsored by Friends of Comanche Creek Greenway.

Thursday, April 25th ( 1 - 4 pm) Thursdays! Volunteers will meet at the Woodland entrance parking lot (across from 977 Woodland Ave.) of the South 1 Mile Recreation Area of Bidwell Park. Activities can include; litter pick-up and removal of invasive vegetation. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, wear sunscreen and mosquito repellent as appropriate and bring gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more information email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at 624-1102

Friday, April 26th (9am - noon) Volunteer Fridays! Volunteers will meet at the Caper Acres parking lot. Activities will include; litter pick-up. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, wear sunscreen and mosquito repellent as appropriate and bring gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more info email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at (530) 624-1102

Friday, April 26th (1 - 4 pm) Ivy Removal. Volunteers will meet at the Cedar Grove parking lot (Google Cedar Grove Way for mapping directions) Activities will include removing invasive english ivy from native trees. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, and bring gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more information email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Linda at 864-7417

Saturday, April 27th (Noon - 3 pm) Volunteer Saturdays! Volunteers will meet at the Woodland entrance parking lot (across from 977 Woodland Ave.) of the South 1 Mile Recreation Area of Bidwell Park. Activities can include; litter pick-up and removal of invasive vegetation. Please wear closed-toe shoes, bring a container for water, wear sunscreen and mosquito repellent as appropriate and bring gloves if possible. Long pants are recommended. For more information email parkinfo@chicoca.gov or call Shane at 624-1102

 

 

 

 

 

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