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Timucuan Parks Foundation’s Spring Self-Guided Volunteer Cleanup Program is now underway

April 10, 2024

Timucuan Parks Foundation is offering students and others a way to earn community service hours by participating in the nonprofit’s Spring Self-Guided Volunteer Cleanup Program. From now through the end of June, students and community members can pick up litter at Jacksonville’s wilderness parks and preserves to earn two hours of community service. To participate, visit timucuanparks.org/parks to choose one … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation’s Trail Team helped with shoreline restoration at Kingsley Plantation

February 23, 2023

The Timucuan Parks Foundation Trail Team volunteers recently took part in a project at Kingsley Plantation to help stabilize the shoreline and restore habitat by building and repairing reef molds made from recycled oyster shells. Together with students from the University of North Florida and the National Park Service’s Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve rangers, the volunteers spent the morning … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation’s Student Self-Guided Volunteer Cleanup Program is currently underway

February 8, 2023

Timucuan Parks Foundation wants to remind students that they have an opportunity now to earn community service hours by participating in the nonprofit’s self-guided volunteer cleanup program. From now through the end of March, students can earn two hours or more of community service by picking up litter at Jacksonville’s wilderness parks and preserves and they will have a chance … Read more

Working Wednesday Summer Project – Reddie Point Preserve

June 18, 2021

Trail maintenance and shoreline cleanup Reddie Point Preserve 4499 Yachtsman Way Part of the Working Wednesday in the Parks summer volunteer projects with JaxParks, in partnership with the City of Jacksonville. Volunteers are asked to meet at 9 AM at the picnic pavilion, wear closed-toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. Also bring work gloves (if you have … Read more

Working Wednesday Summer Project – Reddie Point Preserve

June 18, 2021

Trail maintenance and shoreline cleanup Reddie Point Preserve 4499 Yachtsman Way Part of the Working Wednesday in the Parks summer volunteer projects with JaxParks, in partnership with the City of Jacksonville. Volunteers are asked to meet at 9 AM at the picnic pavilion, wear closed-toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. Also bring work gloves (if you have … Read more

Working Wednesday Summer Project – Castaway Island Preserve

June 18, 2021

Trail and garden maintenance, and litter cleanup Castaway Island Preserve 2921 San Pablo Rd S Part of the Working Wednesday in the Parks summer volunteer projects with JaxParks, in partnership with the City of Jacksonville. Volunteers are asked to meet at 9 AM in the parking lot, wear closed-toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. Also bring work … Read more

Working Wednesday Summer Project – Castaway Island Preserve

June 18, 2021

Trail and garden maintenance, and litter cleanup Castaway Island Preserve 2921 San Pablo Rd S Part of the Working Wednesday in the Parks summer volunteer projects with JaxParks, in partnership with the City of Jacksonville. Volunteers are asked to meet at 9 AM in the parking lot, wear closed-toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. Also bring work … Read more

CANCELED – Working Wednesday Summer Project – Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail

June 18, 2021

CANCELED due to storm – Trail maintenance Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail 1380 Otis Rd (trailhead) Part of the Working Wednesday in the Parks summer volunteer projects with JaxParks, in partnership with the City of Jacksonville. Volunteers are asked to meet at 9 AM in the parking lot, wear closed-toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. Also bring work gloves … Read more

CANCELED – Working Wednesday Summer Project – Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail

June 18, 2021

CANCELED due to storm – Trail maintenance Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail 1380 Otis Rd (trailhead) Part of the Working Wednesday in the Parks summer volunteer projects with JaxParks, in partnership with the City of Jacksonville. Volunteers are asked to meet at 9 AM in the parking lot, wear closed-toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. Also bring work gloves … Read more

Working Wednesday Summer Project – Losco Regional Park

June 18, 2021

Trail maintenance and litter cleanup Losco Regional Park 10931 Hood Rd Part of the Working Wednesday in the Parks summer volunteer projects with JaxParks in partnership with the City of Jacksonville. Special request: please bring a broom! Volunteers are asked to meet at 9 AM at the picnic pavilion, and wear closed-toed shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty. … Read more