Groups and individuals are invited and encouraged to volunteer to help restore and expand Touch of Nature’s expansive trail system through Trail Stewardship Days. No experience in necessary.
Touch of Nature staff will provide the necessary tools, and how to use them properly and safely. The dates for Touch of Nature are Sundays September 24, October 1, 15, 22 and 29, and November 5, 13, and 19. There will be no Trail Stewardship Days during Thanksgiving Break.
Community Service, Saluki Volunteer Corps and Environmental Ambassador Award hours are available for SIU students.
The times are 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Volunteers can register for one or both sessions. But must preregister at least 48 hours before an event begins.
Call is at 618/453-1121 or register online at ton.siu.edu.