Volunteer Events

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January Volunteer Opportunities: 


EVERY Wednesday: Downtown Clean Up

                Where: meet at the San Marcos Chamber of Commerce (202 CM Allen at Hutchison)

                Time: 8:30am-11:30am

                Activity: landscaping, sticker removal, litter cleanup, painting, and beyond!

                Special instructions: only need 3-5 volunteers each time

                Contact: Jeremy Gonzales (jgonzales@sanmarcostx.gov)  

 

Saturday Jan 8: Hot Spot- Willow Creek

Where: Veterans Park- 320 Mariposa

                Time: 9am-11am 

                Activity: picking up litter along Willow Creek

                Special Instructions: wear close toed shoes, pants and long sleeve shirt

                Contact: Amy Thomaides (athomaides@sanmarcostx.gov

 

Saturday Jan 15: Blanco River cleanup

Where: Blanco River (park in the parking lot of Labor Finders: 1200 Hwy 80)

                Time: 9am-12pm 

                Activity: picking up litter along river right of the Blanco River upstream of Hwy 80

                Special Instructions: wear close toed shoes, pants and long sleeve shirt

                Contact: Amy Thomaides (athomaides@sanmarcostx.gov

 

Saturday Jan 15: Downtown Clean Up

                Where: meet at San Marcos Chamber of Commerce (202 CM Allen at Hutchison)

                Time: 9am-12pm

                Activity: Painting railing and litter cleanup

                Special instructions: park at San Marcos Plaza Park (between Chamber and TXST River House); walk to N LBJ 

                Contact: Jeremy Gonzales (jgonzales@sanmarcostx.gov)  

 

Saturday Jan 15: Sessom Natural Area Restoration

                Where: Sessom Natural Area- Vie Lofts Parking lot (817 Chestnut St)

                Time: 9am-11am

                Activity: Removing invasive plants, planting natives

                Special Instructions: sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e084ba8ae2ca7fc1-habitat 

                Contact: Eric Weeks (eweeks@sanmarcostx.gov)  

 

Friday Jan 21: Friends of Trees

                Where: Rio Vista Park (601 Cheatham)

                Time: 9am-12pm

                Activity: providing care to public trees: mulching

                Special Instructions: sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409044fa8a92ca6f49-friends1

                Contact: Kelly Eby (keby@sanmarcostx.gov)   

 

Saturday Jan 22: Blanco River cleanup

Where: Blanco River (park in the parking lot of Labor Finders: 1200 Hwy 80)

                Time: 9am-12pm 

                Activity: picking up litter along river right of the Blanco River downstream of Hwy 80

                Special Instructions: wear close toed shoes, pants and long sleeve shirt

                Contact: Amy Thomaides (athomaides@sanmarcostx.gov

 

Saturday Jan 29: Blanco River cleanup

Where: Blanco River (park in the parking lot of Labor Finders: 1200 Hwy 80)

                Time: 9am-12pm 

                Activity: picking up litter along river right of the Blanco River downstream of Hwy 80

                Special Instructions: wear close toed shoes, pants and long sleeve shirt

                Contact: Amy Thomaides (athomaides@sanmarcostx.gov


 

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