Published on: Friday, March 29, 2024 News

Give Back to the Earth this April: Earth Month Volunteer Opportunities


This Earth Month, we are offering plenty of opportunities for youth and adults alike to give back to our earth and local community.

The Earth Day Celebration- April 20

We are seeking volunteers to support a few of our upcoming events, including the Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 20th! Student Service Learning (SSL) sign-offs for students are available, and volunteers get a free t-shirt!

  • When: Saturday, April 20, 2024 10am-2pm
  • Where: Sligo Creek Steam Valley Park (Houston and Kennebec Ave)

Learn more and register on the Sustainable Takoma Park signup form.

The Teen Volunteer Event at Stuart Armstrong Garden- April 10

What better way to celebrate Earth Month than to help out in your own community on a day off from school? In partnership with the City of Takoma Park’s Public Works Department, teens can volunteer to assist at the Stuart Armstrong Garden at the corner of Philadelphia and Holly Avenue. Participants will earn 2 SSL hours! Light snacks and water will be provided.

  • When: April 10, 2024, from 12:30-3:30 pm.
  • Where: Teens will meet at the Takoma Park Community Center in the Teen Lounge and take a short walk to the volunteer site (Stuart Armstrong Garden).

Learn more and register on the Takoma Park Recreation webpage.

Additional Earth Month Volunteer Opportunities
  • Tabling at the Healthy Homes Fair on April 6th
  • Tabling TPSS Co-op event on April 14th

Learn more and register on the Sustainable Takoma Park signup form.