Weed Warriors - Nature Stewards Program

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Photos 2015

Wa Native Plant Society Sale
Bellevue Botanical Gardens
October 3rd, 2015

Knotweed Workshop 2015
City of Newcastle, King Conservation District, and King County Noxious Weed Control Program.
Location: Fire Station #9 at 12412 SE Newcastle Way, Newcastle, WA 98056.
Sept 19th, 2015 Saturday: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

Blackberrry Removal with Jeff Whiteaker's Scout Troop
Hazelwood Park in Newcastle
The main entrance is located at the end of 121st Place SE St. Newcastle, WA 98056.
Sept 16th, 2015, Wednesday: 6:30 PM - Dusk.

Newcastle Days. Lake Boren Park
Weed Warrior - Nature Stewards booth.
Sept. 12th, 2015 Saturday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Eagle Scout Project - Paul Sires of Troop 946.
Refurbishing the kiosk Platform at Cowboy Hill in Hazelwood Park.
The park has 7.3 acres of natural, wooded ground.
Western views of Lake Washington, Mercer Island, Seattle and beyond
The eastern half of the park includes a boardwalk through a forested wetland.
August 29th, 2015 Saturday: 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Present at Master Gardener's Club in Kent
Contact is Peggy Morgan
August 17th, 2015 Monday: 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Nature Walk with the National Wildlife Federation
40+ kids from the Puesta Del Sol elementary school
3810 132nd Ave SE, Bellevue, WA 98006
July 31st, Friday: 8:50 AM to 11:00.

Tansy Bio Control Project – depending on tansy growth.
July 2015, Saturday: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Rain Garden Introduction and Maintenance of Hazel Valley Rain Gardens.
This site, located in Burien, is part of the 12,000 Rain Gardens campaign
&Puget Sound Starts Here Program.
Meet at the Burien Press coffee shop for orientation, then travel to rain garden site.
No transportation provided. Tools and gloves are provided.
Dress for the warm weather and bring a refillable water bottle.
The Burien Press location: 423 SW 152nd St, Burien, WA 98166
July 2nd, Thursday: 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

Auburn Green Living event and workshops!
Puget Sound Starts Here tote bags for participants visitng the Weed Warriors "Nature Steward's" table.

June 27th, Saturday, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Green Living Summer Workshops .
Volunteers needed to help host Weed Warriors/Nature Stewards table.
Auburn Parks & Recreation Community Room, 910 Nineth St SE, Auburn, WA


Community Service Activity Blackberry control Lake Boren Park.
Weather will be hot; dress appropriately.
June 7th, 2015 Sunday: 10:00 am - 4:00 PM

National Trails Day Walk 'n Find, “Nuggets of Newcastle.”
Discover Newcastle history at historic locations, native plants and non-native noxious weeds, and the important salmon habitat of May Creek as we traverse the canyon down to the creek and back up to Lake Boren Park. Wear sturdy walking shoes.
Meet at Lake Boren Park. Entire walk covers approximately 2.5 miles.
GPS coordinates for history locations are found at the beginning of the walk.
Collect a “Puget Sound Starts Here” pathtag.
“Puget Sound Starts Here” swag for walkers
June 6th, Saturday : 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

PSSH/Mariners Night with the Weed Warriors at Safeco Field.
Tickets are $16.00 through the Mariner's website link.
Bring your ticket stub to Section 103 for your Mariners-PSSH t-shirt. www.mariners.com/pugetsound
May 16th, 2015: 6:00 Pm - 9:30PM

Volunteers host Weed Warrior booth at the WA Native Plant Society plant sale
Support the Weed Warriors' Nature Stewards program with your donation
and receive a collector's item out-of-print book, "History of the Eastside."
Mercer Island in Mercerdale Park.
May 9th, Saturday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Presentation on noxious weeds at North Bend Library
with Snoqualmie Valley Master Gardeners. May 9th, Saturday: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Weed Warriors offer bedding veggie plants for your garden at the Burien Farmer's Market.
Organically grown vegetable starts ready to easily "peel 'n plant" from paper containers.
May 7th, Thursday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Newcastle Earth Day 2015,
Lake Boren Park, Newcastle, WA 98056
April 18, 2015 Saturday, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Kick-off Newcastle Earth Day
at Tapitio Restaurant in Newcastle with participating businesses and non-profits.
Hor-devours served. No host bar. Event is open to the public.
Coal Creek Marketplace, 6920 Coal Creek Parkway SE, Newcastle, WA 98059
April 16th, Thursday: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Make Hippie Necklaces and Headbands for Earth Day.
Newcastle King County Library on Newcastle Way, large conference room.
April 11th, Saturday: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM


Remove blackberries
Factoria's Holy Cross Orchard Garden
located at the Holy Cross Lutheran Church.
4315 - 129th Place SE, Bellevue, WA
March 28th, Saturday, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Poster Project for Newcastle Earth Day.
Newcastle King County Library on Newcastle Way.
March 21st, Saturday: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.


National Wildlife Federation and Habitat Team Member Meeting
Edmonds, WA 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
March 14th, 2015

Blackberry Removal at Bartrum Station.
Location: the intersection of May Creek Park Drive & 124th Ave SE, Newcastle, WA 98056
Saturday: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
February 21, 2015

Valentine's Day "Love the Environment!"
Remove blackberries at Factoria's Holy Cross Orchard Garden
located on the Holy Cross Lutheran Church grounds
4315 - 129th Place SE, Bellevue, WA
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM.
February 14th, 2015

Newcastle Chamber of Commerce Monthly Luncheon
Speaker Mayor Buri is sponsored by the Weed Warriors, promoting Newcastle Earth Day.
Wednesday: 11:00 AM to 12:30PM
February 11th, 2015

Weeding at the King Conservation District Nursery
Your volunteer hours turn into trees for our restoration plantings.
Nursery is just off of Grady Way to the north on Longacres Drive SW.
Park by the chain link fence at the entrance.
January 23rd, Friday: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Blackberry removal at Lake Boren Park
13058 SE 84th Way · Newcastle, WA 98056
January 19th: 10:00 am to 5:00 PM
Community Service Hours earned for King County.

Riverton Heights Prayer Garden Weed Removal
at the Fellowship Bible Church in Tukwila, WA.
Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
January 10th and 11th, 2015